Destination Areas

In 2016 Virginia Tech Provost Thanassis Rikakis announced a major new initiative titled Destination Areas (DA). It is envisioned to create research and teaching thrust areas that defy traditional disc...

Quantified Self

Ever since I discovered the power of mind-body practice as a means of promoting health and well-being, I have been curious about the implications of its cross-pollination with music. My first exposure...

Cinemacraft

In preparation for Virginia Tech’s inaugural presence at SXSW 2016 expo in Austin, Texas, I was invited to serve on the University-level task force whose goals was to identify content for a gen...

Mirror Worlds

In 2013, a collaborative team led by the ICAT director Dr. Ben Knapp was awarded an NSF grant for an innovative infrastructure to be embedded throughout the newly introduced Moss Arts Center. I served...

Orb

Affectionately referred to as the Orb of Awesomeness, the Orb is a collaborative project focusing on the interactive visualization of a complex web of interrelated data. It all started as a means ...

SEAMUS

From 2005 until 2011 I served as a Board member and Treasurer for the Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS) 501c3 (non-profit) organization. During this period, I managed to...

Visualization

In my creative process every so often I am given an opportunity to venture into visual domain. This journey is commonly driven either by a need (e.g. two instances of a Visual Jukebox for the two SE...

OPERAcraft

If you are a gamer and/or have kids, there is practically zero chance you’ve never heard of Minecraft. This truly unique sandbox/game hybrid has taken the world by storm, becoming an integral pa...

Tornado Simulation

In the fall 2014 I was given an opportunity to create an aural rendition of a tornado. Serendipitously, around the same time, I met Jim Metzner, the author of the Grammy Award winning radio show Puls...

Cloud

A constellation of up to 50 cloudlets that made up the Cloud, a networked sculpture that brings together technology and the arts for an interactive, community-created experience, transformed a central...