UPDATE: We won Dance Your PhD 2014 in the Physics category!! (http://news.sciencemag.org/people-events/2014/11/dance-your-ph-d-winner-announced)
A huge thank you to all of you who watched and enjoyed this work, and to everyone who helped bring it to life!
“In The Ring: A Fusion Odyssey”
A dance based on Hans Rinderknecht’s PhD, entitled:
“Studies of non-hydrodynamic processes in Inertial Confinement Fusion implosions on OMEGA and the NIF”
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Physics
Thesis & Choreography by Hans Rinderknecht
Performed live at MIT’s Simmons Hall, April 18th 2014.
Many thanks to Quicksilver Dance and the residents of Simmons Hall for their participation in this work!