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kitteninterestAI and Robotics

Nov 15, 2013 (3 years and 10 months ago)

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Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental
Engineering at S&T


Jeff Thomas’ obsession with

creative (design) cognition


Our students should

be as familiar with

the creative process

as any artist.





Contact at jthomas@mst.edu or (573) 341
-
4271



3+ albums


40 original songs


215 performances


custom musical


equipment


500 poems


100 paintings


2 quilts


? carvings

design in nature


structural
biomimetics



load
-
influenced growth



biomechanical mapping



high
-
order helical architecture



force/photon transport


unit map

design in engineering


modeling, prototyping



line, surface, solid, structural, physical


cellular

construction



small, simple elements; modular


arrangement



solo
-
fabricated, erected, financed



minimal waste



R60/60/60


design in education


Bloom’s taxonomy of learning



create


where we should teach & assess



evaluate
(optimize)



analyze
(compare)



apply


where we teach & assess



understand



remember



8 class web sites



5538 + 7744 students



8150 pages



282 videos



2615 example problems



29,100 images














1996
-
2008

2009
-
2011

20,016 graded


exam questions

122,790 graded exam


questions

145 categories

14,915 online hours

1600 cities