Dr. Matteo Farinella
"Science Comics' Super Powers"
Oct. 11, 2022, 4:00-5:00 pm Pacific Time
Via Zoom & in BSP 250 (snacks provided)
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Meeting ID: 847 3069 2873 Passcode: 630315
Hosted by the NSF-CREST Center for Cellular and Biomolecular Machines (CCBM) at the University of California, Merced.
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About the Speaker:
Matteo Farinella received a PhD in neuroscience from University College London in 2013. Since then he has been combining his scientific expertise with a life-long passion for drawing, producing educational comics, illustrations and animations. He is the author of Neurocomic (Nobrow 2013) and other popular science comics, for both adults and children. From 2016 to 2019 he was a Presidential Scholar in Society and Neuroscience at Columbia University, where he studied the role of visual narratives in science communication. Since 2019 he has been working as scientific multimedia producer for Columbia's Zuckerman Institute.
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