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Andrew Quitmeyer

(andrew.quitmeyer|at|gmail.com)

is a polymath adventurer interested in discovering new means of exploring and sharing our world. A fascination with science, nature, and the unknown lead him to his current work, designing and implementing computer-vision based animal behavioral research and documentaries. As a Digital Media PhD student, he also develops techniques and tools for expressing ideas in engaging and powerful new ways. His trans-disciplinary, multimedia works have been featured in outlets such as PBS, NPR, Cartoon Network, Make Magazine, and BoingBoing.

 

Education

Ph.D. (current) Digital Media, Georgia Tech

M.S. Digital Media, Georgia Tech [Top Thesis Project Award]

B.S. Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign [Highest Honors]

B.A. Film Production and Theory, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign [Campus Honors]

Admitted, Illinois Math and Science Academy

Training

Biology, Media, Engineering, Education, Design, and Adventure

Mastery of Adobe's entire Creative Suite

Programming Languages

Most importantly he is a trained problem solver and can learn anything.

Employment

Researcher, Multi-Agent Robotics and Systems lab (current).

Previous employers include: The Stupid Fun Club, Cartoon Network's [adultswim], China's Board of Education, The St. Louis City Museum, and the University of Illinois's Family Resiliency Center.

He has also led volunteer workshops for underpriveledged children in the U.S., Ecuador, and China.

 

Some Notable Projects

2011 Master's Thesis

Thesis

The Tortoise Tracker

Tortoise Tracker

Mark Your Territory

MYT

Rincon Del Relato

Relato

The Storytelling Studio

Growbots

Embodied Digital Creativity

Embodied Creativity


 

 

 

Awards and Achievements

Andrew Awards

Academics

Works

Contact

Feel free to contact me with any inquiries at:

(304)-4-MAYHEM

andrew.quitmeyer|at|gmail.com