Wednesday, May 16, 2018
May 9, 16, 23, 30, June 6
In collaboration with the Department of Nuclear Science & Engineeringand the MIT Media Lab, ACT presents Resynthesizer, a performance, installation, and public tour series of MIT Media Lab Professor Joe Paradiso’s modular synthesizer temporarily installed within MIT’s internationally known Plasma Science and Fusion Center (PSFC).Resynthesizer will incorporate a month long series of public tours of the synthesizer at PSFC intended to highlight a participatory dialogue between the varying departments—and the public—concerning transdisciplinary research efforts engaging one of the 21st century’s most pressing challenges: to produce the next clean, economically efficient, and sustainable energy.
Hear Alcator C-Mod data become a mysterious soundscape on a tour of the resynthesizer and Alcator C-Mod. Learn more and register here.