I am a computer scientist and musician with a background in embedded systems, design and development for web, and creative coding.

I am inspired by the power of technology to enable lateral thinking and problem solving.

work

  • 2017 Science, Technology, and Art Roadmap

    A project for the STEAM NM initiative with the goal of aiding their effort to connect STEM and art in higher education and the community. The deliverables in this two-part project consisted of a 24in x 17.75in two-sided color print map and an accompanying location-based website designed to highlight the many STEM and art-related initiatives that exist in New Mexico.
  • 2016 Water Consumption Wetmap

    An EPA-funded project to creatively combine and visualize numerical municipal data sets, with the goal of identifying new opportunities for water conservation. Water conservation specialists in the municipality use the GIS wetmap to perform geospatial analysis of water use trends.

studies

  • 2017 Fingerprints for Abstract Location in the IoT

    An undergraduate research project on the use of Bluetooth Low Energy RSSI fingerprints to establish abstract user location, conducted under the guidance of Dr. Gruia-Catalin Roman.
  • 2016 Reverse-engineering an RFID writer

    An undergraduate project to reverse engineer an RFID card writer into an active scanner and keyboard wedge.

hobby

  • 2020 Olivia Nowadays - How to Be Okay With the Everyday

    Debut full-length lofi indie-pop album written and recorded between 2016-2019 in a variety of home studios.
  • 2018 Sea Levels in 1967; Okinawa, Japan

    A generative music piece, created using sea level data converted from CSV to MIDI. Composed for Bait/Switch, a collaborative art project where artists respond to each other's work across mediums.
  • 2018 csv-to-midi

    A simple tool for converting csv datasets to melodic midi files.