Dr Mark Rosin is an assistant professor of mathematics at the Pratt Institute, and Director of Guerilla Science, an international science and society organization. He specializes in communicating the importance of science, through culture and the creative arts. He is the winner of the early career award for Public Engagement with Science from American Association for the Advancement of Science, the world’s largest scientific society. Mark has worked at the University of California, Los Angeles and was a visiting scholar at Oxford University. His work with Guerilla Science has been featured in the New Yorker, New York Times, BBC, and Wired, and has been supported by the National Science Foundation, the Smithsonian, Wellcome Trust, Simons Foundation, Google, NASA and Burning Man. His research focuses on problems in plasma physics, applied mathematics, and the connections between science and culture. He has published nine peer reviewed academic research papers.
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