Staff

Complex Systems Lead

Brandon Mechtley

Brandon Mechtley is an Assistant Research Professor in the School of Arts, Media and Engineering, working within Synthesis@ASU, where his research involves developing new interfaces and responsive environments for computational science practice, in particular computational steering of complex system simulations. Mechtley received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Arizona State University in 2013. Prior to his appointment at AME, he held postdoctoral appointments at the Centre for Digital Music (C4DM) at Queen Mary, University of London, where developed machine listening tools for retrieval and exploration of environmental sounds, and The Kansas Biological Survey at the University of Kansas, where he developed tools, models, and experiments for studying spatial synchrony in ecological population dynamics.