Professor Donna Cox is a nationally and internationally recognized pioneer in scientific visualization for public outreach, education, and cinema. Professor Cox and her collaborators have inspired millions with cinematic virtual tours through astrophysics, earth sciences, engineering, and other data domains. Their work is shared through venues such as international digital-dome museum shows, high-definition documentary television programs, and IMAX movies. For example, she was the art director for the IMAX film A Beautiful Planet.
In her presentation, Professor Cox will give us a small window into how visualization enhances communication between science and the arts.
A FREE SCREENING of Professor Cox film, Seeing the Beginning of Time: Tuesday Oct 24 7 PM at NCSA, Room 1122, 1205 West Clark Street in Urbana, followed by a Q&A with a panel of experts.
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View Professor Cox's presentation slides.