"The Insightful Image: Scientific Understanding You Can See"; Morrison House Presents Dr. Peter Matic

Event Date

Tuesday, February 5, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Event Location
Morrison House Hotel, 116 South Alfred Street, Alexandria, VA 22314, www.morrisonhouse.com

Dr. Peter Matic, Head of the Multifunctional Materials Branch at the Naval Research Laboratory, shares how visualization and simulatin of stress fields and fluid flows have shaped modern structural integrity while redefining the way we "see" in a data-rich world. This free lecture is the latest in the salon-style discussion series exploring Alexandria’s heritage and culture through talks with artists, authors, and archaeologists from Alexandria and the nationally acclaimed Torpedo Factory Art Center. The stylish yet comfortable setting of the Morrison House salon provides an ideal backdrop for members of the public to participate in an open and lively conversation with artists and other experts.