User Profile

Theresa-Marie Rhyne

Theresa-Marie Rhyne

User Name:

Durham, NC, United States
Theresa-Marie Rhyne is a recognized expert in the field of computer-generated visualization and a consultant who specializes in applying artistic color theories to visualization and digital media. She is currently consulting for the University of California at Davis Center for Visualization and the Stanford University Visualization Group. From 2010 through 2012, she consulted for the Scientific Computing and Imaging Institute (SCI) at the University of Utah. In the 1990s, as a government contractor with Lockheed Martin Technical Services, she was the founding visualization leader of the US Environmental Protection Agency's Scientific Visualization Center. In the 2000s, she founded the Center for Visualization and Analytics and the Renaissance Computing Institute's Engagement Facility (renci@ncsu) at North Carolina State University. Rhyne is the editor of the Visualization Viewpoints Department for IEEE Computer Graphics & Applications Magazine and serves on the IEEE Computer Magazine Advisory Panel.


information and graphic design, interactive design, artwork and creative coding, higher education, visualization and design criticism


Theresa-Marie Rhyne received a BS degree, two MS degrees, and the Degree of Engineer in Civil Engineering from Stanford University. She entered the computer graphics field as a result of her computational and geographic modeling research in geotechnical and earthquake engineering. She is also an internationally recognized digital media artist who began creating digital media with early Apple computers, including the colorization of early Macintosh educational software. She is a senior member of the IEEE Computer Society and of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM).

Contact me with...

Register Now
Contact me for...
feedback, requests for expertise, requests for technical advice, collaborations, requests to use my work, contract projects, career opportunities