Lecturer in Engineering Design, SEAS
Alex is an architect, engineer, and a researcher of computation in its interface with creative domains such as architecture, engineering design, mathematics, and different forms of art. Prior to Harvard, he obtained a master’s and PhD degree in design and computation from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, as supported by a number of competitive fellowships and awards. Through fundamental research, technical tools, and design frameworks, his research focuses on ways that modern computing can be augmented with human value and insight. Outside of research, Alex is known for his individual and collaborative work in design, new media, and music that has been exhibited worldwide.