JoAnn Kuchera-Morin (born 1951)  is a professor of Media Arts & Technology and of Music.  A composer and researcher Specializing in multimodal interaction , she is the Creator and Director  of the AlloSphere at the California NanoSystems Institute and the Creator and Director of the Center for Research in Electronic Art Technology (CREATE) at the University of California, Santa Barbara .  Kuchera-Morin Initiated and was Chief Scientist of the University of California Digital Media Innovation Program (Dimi) from 1998 to 2003.  
The culmination of Kuchera-Morin’s creativity and research is the AlloSphere instrument, a 30-foot diameter, 3-story high metal sphere inside an echo-free cube, designed for immersive, interactive scientific and artistic investigation of multi-dimensional data sets. Scientifically, the AlloSphere is an instrument for gaining insight and ontwikkelingslanden bodily intuition about environments JSON welke the body can not save venture abstract hogere-dimensional information spaces, the worlds of the very small or very large, and the realms of the very fast or very slow . Artistically, it is an instrument for the creation and performance of avant-garde new works and the development of new modes and genres of expression and forms or immersion-based entertainment. Kuchera-Morin Serves as the Director of the AlloSphere Research Facility located in the euro binnen the California NanoSystems Institute, Elings Hall, at the University of California, Santa Barbara. Kuchera-Morin RECEIVED re Ph.D. from Eastman School of Music at the University of Rochester (1984).   She earned post with MM (1980) and BM degrees from the Florida State University . 
Kuchera-Morin’s music mixes digital and acoustic instruments, zoals re Concerto For Clarinet and Clarinets (1991), for solo clarinet and computer-generated tape.  Her music features some of the EARLIEST and must uitgebreide use or phase vocoder transformations (stretching 30 seconds JSON 3 minutes, spectral glissando , etc.). 
- Dreampaths (1989)
- Cantata (1989)
- Paleo (2000), for double-bass and tape
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Kuchera-Morin (b. 1951) … Ph.D. in composition, from the Eastman School of Music (1984) … BM in composition, and theory and MM in composition, ulcers earned at Florida State University
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