Seeing the Unseen: Visualizing Flow Patterns of Mesopelagic Ocean Eddies


The National Academies Keck Futures Initiative of the National Academy of Sciences under award number NAKFI DBS16
Dr. Larry Pratt, Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute/MIT

Host department:

Interaction Design
Maggie Hendrie, Chair

DM department:

Jennifer May, Director
Sherry Hoffman, Senior Educational Liaison
Susannah Ramshaw, Associate Director
Garret Scullin, Senior Coordinator
Steven Butler, Media Coordinator
Brenda Rees, Case Study Writer
Lucia Loiso, Photographer


Maggie Hendrie, ArtCenter
Santiago Lombeyda, Caltech and ArtCenter

Guest speakers:

Gunnar Voet, Assistant Project Scientist, Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Matthew Alford, Professor, Marine Physical Laboratory, Scripps Institute of Oceanography
Sutanu Sarkar, Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, UC San Diego Jim Barry, Performing and Visual Arts Faculty, CalTech


Akshay Agrawal, Interaction Design
Christin Carolina, Interaction Design
Joyce Chiu, Interaction Design
Sam Giambalvo, Interaction Design
Jie Gu, Interaction Design
Michelle Kim, Illustration
Pooja Nair, Interaction Design
Jing Qiao, Interaction Design
Gabriela Sudirja, Interaction Design
Klaire Tsai, Interaction Design
Wenyuan Xu, Interaction Design
Christine Ye, Interaction Design