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Ph.D. in Semiotics (1994)

“Bodies in Time: A Sociosemiotics of Funerary Monuments and Sculpture” (1994) – was my first Ph.D. (with Professor Michael O’Toole, Murdoch University). My examiners were Professors Marina Warner, Nigel Llewellyn and Jay Lemke. The research undertook a historical study of the semiotic modalities of funerary monuments and architecture – and...

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Visualising GEBCO: A new way of seeing the global oceans (2009)

A short overview of work-in-progress visualising the GEBCO dataset (General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans) The visualisation involved developing a derived dataset from GEBCO in reference to WGS’84, where we have effectively ‘removed’ the entire Earth – all the continents, islands and geology above and below sea level. What remains...