Matt Nolan is since 10 years professor at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. He spends most of his time studying the changes in glaciers and his projects range from hydrology, limnology, and science outreach, to glaciology, which is his favorite. He spends about 6 weeks per year in research on the field in arctic Alaska and Siberia, requiring several months of organization and planning. He manages to include his family in the researches and preparations, so that they never separate.
Matt kindly agreed to share with VRMAG’s readers some of his field trip experiences, while in the second part of the article you can enjoy an interview, discovering to what extents panoramas are becoming a crucial asset for any research documention. All this and wonderful interactive panoramas can be found in VRMag’s article here.