Edgerton Center offers again EC.210 Visualization in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education

January 29, 2016
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Dr. Violeta Ivanova will teach again this spring her class EC.210 Visualization in Mathematics, Science, and Technology Education at the MIT Edgerton Center. EC.210 is a project-based 12-unit undergraduate subject, in which students learn how to create professional graphics, animations, and interactive media for teaching and learning science and engineering concepts. First class meets at…

3D modeling and texturing the astronaut for Human Motion in Microgravity

July 18, 2013
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This post outlines the process used to model and texture the astronaut in ARTEMiS’s Unity3D game Human Motion in Microgravity. 1. Reference images Photographs were taken of the astronaut suit from the front, back, and side views. (The Bio-Suit TM, designed by Guillermo Trotti and fabricated by Dainese, Italy, is a future generation spacesuit, which…

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

- Maria Montessori