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Virtual college education

The Future of College?

On a Friday morning in April, I strapped on a headset, leaned into a microphone, and experienced what had been described to me as a type of time travel to the future of higher education. 84 more words

Virtual Reality

There are good days in Ekonomiks

Tried a world trade simulation in class, focused on comparative advantage. Need to improve my instructions. Have to walk most of my students through step by step. 30 more words

Titser Made

Life Inside a Simulated World

I was thinking in class: could we ever simulate our own world? As a programmer, I really enjoy the thought of creating worlds. Each time you run a binary, the computer assigns part of its memory and created a tiny little world with a specific mission. 283 more words


Minecraft: an architect's protractor?

It’s fascinating to see how the shapes and functions of modern day buildings are evolving with advancements in emerging technologies. From algae-powered façades to office buildings that appear to… 580 more words


Performance Workshops

In June actors Pauline Goldsmith and Stanley Pattison joined the Eidolon project. We’ve since spent two sessions at the SCSC, workshopping through some performance ideas. 160 more words

Materialise Joins the Altair Partner Alliance

TROY — The engineering software provider Altair announced that the Belgian rapid prototyping and additive manufacturing software provider Materialise has joined the Altair Partner Alliance, making its 3-matic STL software available free to HyperWorks users. 379 more words


Autodesk Expands Its Simulation Portfolio

Autodesk® Nastran®, an industry-recognized FEA solver, analyzes linear and nonlinear stress, dynamics, and heat transfer characteristics of structures and mechanical components. It allows real-time results and changes in solution parameters while solving analysis. 538 more words