And I teach machines to do things. Also, I teach people how to teach machines at the University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire. Collected here are my course materials, research notes, and students' work.
FML is a utility that generates a sculpture of one's First, Middle and Last initials. Find the C, R, and J in the sculpture above. Make your own!
Nick W.'s production of the prelude theme from Final Fantasy VII. The assignment was to develop a graphical user interface to generate different timbres of musical instruments. The interface allowed the user to weight the overtones of a fundamental frequency using a Java GUI, which called down to C++ code to do the actual synthesis.
Madeup is a programming language for making things up—literally. Programmers trace out shapes algorithmically and then turn them into solids that can be printed on a 3D printer.