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Greg Leyh - Advanced Lightning Facility
Greg Leyh started Lightning On Demand (LOD) in 1996 as a focus for designing and constructing a Tesla coil system that would operate at this limit. In addition to posing an interesting engineering challenge, this facility will provide a unique scientific research platform for studying natural lightning phenomena -- and operate as an world-class educational attraction for the general public. Greg works at SLAC and is a long-time SRL alumnus.
Gregory Cowley is a San Francisco based visual artist working in electronic projection media and performance. His tools include a variety of technologies, ranging from traditional arts and photography, to work with electronics and computer technologies. His creations most often exist as performances and time based presentations.
Gregory teaches advanced digital media to students at the California College of Arts and Crafts (CCAC). While working toward the BFA in Graphic Design, He studied at Lancashire Polytechnic in Preston, England.
As a diverse electronic artist, Scott Arford has completed many different projects with sound and video. Working alone and with collaborators, his projects include solo sound and visual performances, low frequency spacial-acoustic explorations, fully immersive multimedia installations and performances.
In 1995 Arford founded 7hz, a warehouse/performance space dedicated to supporting live electronic experimental media.
Arford has presented his works throughout the US and Europe.
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