Your Life, Brought to You by Video Games
Video games are the largest entertainment industry in the world, with a larger combined revenue than the music and movie industries combined. The interactivity and engagement created by video games provides a new way to harness the creativity and ingenuity of humans through entertainment. This talk with show how video games and their techniques have been integrated into you everyday life and are disrupting industries from social media, to education and even machine learning. Dr. Clark began his career in the US Navy as a Nuclear Electrician, where he maintained the electrical systems for Naval Nuclear Power Plant on the Nimitz Aircraft Carrier (CVN-68). After his honorable discharge from the Navy Dr. Clark pursued his BS, MS and PhD in Electrical Engineering from UTA. His PhD dissertation (Simulation and Development of Nanoscale Deposition Techniques Using Kinetic Monte Carlo) focused on high performance nanoscale modeling and simulation of growth kinetics for Molecular Beam Epitaxy (MBE) and Chemical Vapor Deposition (CVD) of exotic materials such as Si/GaN heterogeneous super lattice structures.