MICA student Amy Wetsch builds sculptures inspired by the planetary environments studied by Hopkins scientist Sarah Hörst.
The half-day workshop was part of the Joint Science and Technology Institute for students, a two-week residential program that gives students from around the world the opportunity to work with engineers and Department of Defense scientists on cutting-edge STEM research projects.
Kimberly Hall explores research through an artist’s eye with interactive installation created as part of the HEMI/MICA Extreme Arts Program.
Program brings faculty, students together to translate research on extreme events in new and creative ways.
The collaboration between HEMI—where they study how things physically come apart—and MICA—where they study how things aesthetically come together—is marking its third year with its first exhibition.
Jay Gould, a professor of photography at the Maryland Institute College of Art, traded his Mount Vernon studio for space in the Whiting School of Engineering’s Malone Hall in 2016 as the first Artist-in-Residence for the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute. The result: A large-scale art exhibit including photographs that depict the artist’s interpretation of extreme materials.
Somnath Ghosh, the Michael G. Callas Chair and Professor of Civil Engineering, has been elected to the Board of Governors of the Engineering Mechanics Institute of ASCE for a three-year term starting October 1, 2016. The EMI’s Board of Governors defines the institute’s strategic directions, oversee its operations, and promote its growth and development in […]
Oreoluwa Adesina, Hashmath Fathima and Dennis Aryee, all students at Morgan State University, were recognized last week as Extreme Science Scholars by Lori Graham-Brady, director of the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute and Alvin Kennedy, interim dean of the School of Computer, Mathematical and Natural Sciences at Morgan State University during a ceremony held at Morgan […]
Faculty and students from the Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute (HEMI) and the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) gathered on Tuesday, Sept. 1 in Malone Hall to celebrate the work of the 2015 HEMI/MICA Extreme Arts Program summer Interns. Samantha French and Amanda Metcalf worked with HEMI faculty, staff, and students to complete the 10-week program […]
The Hopkins Extreme Materials Institute hosted the third annual Mach Conference April 8 through 10 in Annapolis, Maryland. More than 200 attendees took part in 112 session presentations and 45 academic poster presentations. The event also included five distinguished plenary speakers. Read more about the event here.