About

Roger F. Malina is an astronomer and editor. He is a Distinguished Professor of Art and Technology at the University of Texas,  Dallas where he is developing Art-Science R and D and Experimental publishing research. Former  Director of the Observatoire Astronomique de Marseille Provence. His specialty is in space instrumentation; he was the Principal Investigator for the NASA Extreme Ultraviolet Explorer Satellite at the University of California, Berkeley. He also has been involved for 25 years with the Leonardo organization whose mission is to promote and make visible work that explores the interaction of the arts and sciences and the arts and new technologies. Since 1982 he has been the Executive Editor of the Leonardo Publications at MIT Press. More recently he has helped set up the Mediterranean Institute for Advanced Studies (IMERA) and is co chair of the ASIL ( Arts, Sciences, Instrumentation and Language) Initiative of IMERA which hosts artists in residence in scientific research laboratories of the Marseille region.
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www.oamp.fr
www.leonardo.info
www.olats.org
www.imera.fr

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  1. Congratulations all ’round re UT Dallas’s Edith O’Donnell Arts and Technology Building; and, with the ATEC program, we all look forward to its evolved nano-technologies’ global, interdisciplinary, and .edu contributions.

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