Augmented Reality

January 10, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Professor Meguro – Augmenting Reality in Japan http://blogs.dickinson.edu/japan2010 Augmented reality is a way of displaying real time digital information on top of the real world as seen through the camera of your mobile phone.  Professors Bates and Meguro used the alternate reality program Layar during the Japan Summer Program to have students choose a location […]

3D Printing

January 9, 2013 | Leave a Comment

Professor Ben Edwards – 3D Printing Lava Flow Terrain  Since installing our Makerbot Printer in June 2012, we have been batting around ideas on academic uses for it.  Professor Ben Edwards is experimenting with 3d printing volcano lava terrain from 3D grid surfaces.  We initially tried printing a file converted to an .stl format but it […]

MEMORANDUM Date:    January 20, 2011 To:       Pat Pehlman, Director, Academic Technology From: Michael Fratantuono, INBM and IS Re:       Follow on to participation in the Willoughby Fellowship I have been casually asked a few times in the past weeks about the way that participating in the Willoughby Fellowship Program in the summer of 2009 has influenced […]