Exploring the Universe with Immersive Virtual Reality

Seminar

Scott Davidoff

Human Interfaces Manager, NASA Jet Propulsion Lab

When
Wednesday, March 25, 2015 -
4:00pm to 5:00pm
Where
NSH 1305
Video
Seminar Video
Speaker's Bio

Dr. Scott Davidoff is the Human Interfaces Manager at the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab. He is responsible for design and implementation of all end-user facing software used to command and control JPL spacecraft. Dr. Davidoff is principal investigator for NASA's Space Networking and Mission Automation program, and co-founder of the JPL / Caltech / Art Center Data-to-Discovery program. He serves on steering committees for NASAm the National Science Foundation, the Office of Naval Research, and the Association for Computing Machinery. Across his over 18 years of experience, he has introduced numerous lightweight prototyping methods that have become standard practice.

Dr. Davidoff received Masters degrees in Computer Science and Human-Computer Interaction, and PhD in Human-Computer Interaction, all from Carnegie Mellon.

Host
Amy Ogan