HERESY AND MEDICINE IN THE MIDDLE AGES

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"I fought a lot; I thought I could win, but fate and nature repressed my study and my efforts. But it is already something to be on the battlefield, because to win depends very much on fortune. But I did as much as I could, and I do not think anyone, of the future generation, will deny it. I was not afraid of death, I never gave in to anyone, I chose courageous death instead of a coward’s life". Giordano Bruno, De Monade (1591).

Cultures Magazine Launch Event - MWV84

submitted by: MicrobeWorld

Watch highlights from the Cultures Magazine Launch Event held on January 23, 2014 at American Society for Microbiology headquarters in Washington, D.C.

Cultures is a free, online, open-source publication available for viewing at www.asm.org/cultures.

David Bhella: The Peter Wildy Award Talk (MWV75)

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David Bhella, Ph.D., MRC Centre for Virus Research, accepts the Peter Wildy Prize for Microbiology Education, awarded annually by the Society for General Microbiology for an outstanding contribution to microbiology education. Recorded live March 25, 2013 in Manchester, UK.

Fusion of Arts and Sciences: The Third Culture?

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Documentation of the lecture on "Fusion of Arts and Sciences: The Third Culture?" by Dr. Asuncion K. Raymundo, Professor Emeritus, during the "Celebrating UPLB's Great Minds Lecture Series" on July 26, 2013 at the UPLB Operations Room, UPLB, College, Laguna

MWV Episode 74 - David Bhella - Electron-cryomicroscopy

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Dr. David Bhella studies the structural components of viruses using the techniques of electron-cryomicroscopy and image analysis. In addition to his research, David participates with the Glasgow Science Centre in public outreach to help teach students the processes behind his science. Due to his work, David received the 2013 Peter Wildy Prize for Microbiology Education. David's acceptance speech detailed his work with students as well as the stunning images he has produced through his...

Feature Based Terrain Modeling

submitted by: apryl

Author: Ali Charara, PhD Candidate
Supervisor: Alyn Rockwood, Professor of Applied Mathematics
Assisted by: Eduard Wisernig, Mousumi Pain

Volume Visualization and Compositing on Large Scale Displays Using Handheld Touchscreen Interaction

submitted by: apryl

KAUST graduate student, Cristhopper Armenta Gastelum, describes his research.

"Visualization of a Stampede: On Rendering Vertex Buffer Objects with CGLX" by Madhu Srinivasan

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Dr. Madhu Srinivasan discussing his visualization of a stampede. KAUST sonification engineers have developed and will continue working on an audio project that utilizes this type of media.

Audio Switcher Functionality at KAUST Visualization Laboratory

submitted by: apryl
This is a short clip intended for use at the NIME 2011 convention in a presentation by Zachary Seldess. Zachary Seldess demonstrates the Audio Switcher Functionality in Showcase at KAUST Visualization Laboratory. The demonstration includes: 1) An integrated bi-directional network and MIDI communication using Behringer BCF2000 MIDI Controller with Mrmr iPhone App 2) Sonnotile, sound annotation and sonification for tiled-display walls Sound system development by Zach Seldess, KAUST and...

Auralization in 3 VR systems with system-specific spatialization using Asset Manager's panner abstraction layer

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his is a short clip intended for use at the NIME 2011 convention in a presentation by Zachary Seldess. Toshiro Yamada demonstrates the Auralization in 3 VR systems with system-specific spatialization using Asset Manager's panner abstraction layer at KAUST Visualization Laboratory. The demonstration includes: 1) NexCave: 5 loudspeakers + 1 subwoofer using VBAP panning method 2) Cornea: 20 loudspeakers + 4 subwoofers using a custom 20-channel panning method 3) MPR: 8 loudspeakers + 4...