Ben Whitaker is Professor of Chemical Physics at the University of Leeds. His scientific research interests are in the field of molecular reaction dynamics. For the last five years he has been working with a number of Yorkshire based Artists and Makers on collaborative public engagement to develop and exhibit installations and sculptures inspired by his scientific activity. He is a founding member of the Superposition Collective
An idea for a kinetic sculpture (mobile) that will ultimately be built with fluorescent lighting.
Are you an Artist, Scientist, Technologist/ Maker or Other?
Summarise what areas of Science/ Technology/ Art are you looking to explore?
Light and kinetics
Why do you want to take part ASMbly Lab?
Is this a new/ existing project, artwork or piece of research?
Are you looking for collaborators?
Physics and chemistry
Where are you based?