Dr. Violeta Ivanova teaches visualization in Pakistan

October 18, 2013
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In September, ARTEMiS leader Violeta Ivanova traveled to Pakistan to teach a workshop on Visualization in Science Education. The Virtual University (VU) of Pakistan in Lahore hosted the four-day workshop, providing a computer lab and technical support. Educators from several Pakistani universities and professional staff from VU attended the workshop. EDC/USAID provided funding for curriculum…

ARTEMiS presents at SIGGRAPH 2013

July 18, 2013
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ARTEMiS will be presenting at the SIGGRAPH 2013 conference in Anaheim, California. We will be sharing our latest works and experiences in educational visualization, focusing on 3D animation and interactive media, in a Birds of a Feather session: Visualization for Science and Engineering Education Sunday, July 21, 10-11 am Room 203B, Anaheim Convention Center We hope you…

Visual artist Betsy Skrip joins MIT ARTEMiS

August 29, 2012
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ARTEMiS and OEIT welcome Elizabeth (Betsy) Skrip to our team! Betsy joined MIT in July 2012 as an Educational Technology Consultant in Graphic Arts and Design, bringing her remarkable skills and experience in scientific illustration, animation, and design. Currently, Betsy is designing graphic assets for our 3D plate tectonics interactive visualizations and also developing ARTEMiS’s…

ARTEMiS and ICAP collaborate in Lyon, France

February 9, 2012
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Violeta and Krista are spending February in beautiful Lyon, France, working with ICAP  (Innovation Conception et Accompagnement pour la Pedagogie) at the University Lyon 1. The ARTEMiS team is collaborating with ICAP on 3D interactive visualizations, such as Unity-based games, for science education. Pictured below are (from left to right) 3D artist Olivier Rastello, engineer Tom…

We are at SIGGRAPH 2011

August 8, 2011
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We are currently attending SIGGRAPH 2011 in Vancouver, Canada. If you are here and would like to learn more about ARTEMiS or just chat with us, please contact us by email or call Violeta at 617.252.1383.

Violeta at GRC on Visualization in Science and Education

July 26, 2011
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At the Gordon Research Conference on Visualization in Science and Education in Rhode Island, July 7-12, team leader Violeta Ivanova presented a poster titled “Visualization in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education: Curriculum Development, Student Portfolios, and Lessons Learned from a New Undergraduate Subject at MIT.” The highlight of the presentation were the live demos of science…

We especially need imagination in science. It is not all mathematics, nor all logic, but it is somewhat beauty and poetry.

- Maria Montessori