Reflection on the Global Perspectives Program 2019

On Starting an Academic Career in Switzerland In Switzerland, vocational education is highly respected and encouraged, and creating and maintaining connections with industry partners is highly desirable for faculty in technological and applied science disciplines.  Moreover, Swiss universities tend to offer high levels of assistance to graduate students that are transitioning to industry, as only […]

Short Poetry

Poems of Days:Short Dynamic Poetry #1Feel of morning’s chillness,call of chirping birds;awaken.Bodies sharing heat,greet a day together;aware.Moments for mind, for body after,off-to-business happy.Feels they’re most smiling ones;a day; call it [wbcr_php_snippet id=”1062″ title=”Show Day”] #2Close to the [wbcr_php_snippet id=”1067″ title=”Random waters”],the water is dirty.Faint light and sound;emotions flicker.Droplets,droplets appear.A pouring of words;yet our bodies converse.Soaked […]

Global Standpoint

Global Standpoint

Although the world is a place of diversity, nevertheless, inclusion does not come easy. Therefore, human technology should be used to promote inclusion, because inclusion cultivates tolerance, which maintains diversity.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     By playing with this musical interface, you can experience music presented in a variety of cultures, the underlying theme of which is […]

Awkward Family Photos

Awkward Family Photos

Reverence, by AFP, is a live electroacoustic music piece performed in Corfu island, Greece. Listen to noise, melody, and human voice, attempting a dancing musical balance. Awkward Family Photos is a collective for the production and performance of live electroacoustic music.

MechXylo

MechXylo

MechXylo is a mechanical glockenspiel controllable by the programming environment Pd-L2Ork that is used to teach computational thinking based on simple arithmetic operations visualized on screen. Read a poster and view a video below:

Barwin

Barwin

Barwin, a cocktail machine that uses an evolutionary algorithm to refine cocktails for its users. Source code: algorithm and web interface, control interface. Team: Marcel Jira, Peter Regner, Peter Reschenhofer, Kyriakos Tsoukalas, and Jakob Unterwurzacher.