AES New York 2017 Presenter or Author
Primary Affiliation: Union College - Schenectady, NY, USA
AES Member Type: Associate
Palma Catravas has been a faculty member in the ECE Department at Union College in Schenectady, NY since 2002. From 1998-2002, she worked at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory in the area of electron beam diagnostics for plasma based accelerators and novel ultrashort radiation sources. She completed graduate study at MIT in Electrical Engineering. At Union, in addition to teaching in traditional undergraduate course sequences, she works at the interface of Electrical Engineering and Music, runs Phasor Lab, and has received a patent on a signal processing technique based on music visualization. As a musician, recent activities include guest performances with the Musicians of Ma’alwyck and a broadcast of two piano reperatoire on WMHT’s “No Ticket Required” as part of a duo piano team with her brother Nicolas.
EB02: Recording & Production (Chair)
Undergraduate Curricular Development at the Electrical Engineering/Music Interface at Union College (Author)