FluCoMa Podcast #17: Milad Mardakheh

Episode 17 of the FluCoMa Podcast where Jacob Hart talks with composer, sound-artist, programmer and researcher Milad Mardakheh.

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Milad Mardakheh

The Podcast


  1. Introduction (0:0)

  2. Getting into music and background (1:4)

  3. Data sonification (9:45)

  4. Fixed pieces and improvisation (30:25)

  5. Malignant Grains (37:9)

  6. Communicating to the audience (44:0)

  7. Plotterz (46:28)

  8. Malignant Angiogenesis (51:57)

  9. Visual development (58:13)

  10. Data dialogues (1:3:36)

  11. Knowing data (1:11:19)

  12. AI listening (1:14:0)

  13. Creative coding environments (1:22:25)


In Episode 17 of the FluCoMa Podcast, we talk with composer, sound-artist, programmer, and researcher Milad Mardakheh. After learning about Milad’s creative process, we delve into an important topic and approach in his work: data sonification. We observe the forms this concepts takes across many of his works, and take a look at some pieces that make use of the FluCoMa tools.

Here are the links to some of the things that were discussed during the podcast:

  • Malignant Grains (2020):

Maligrant Grains

  • Malignant Angiogenesis (2021) with Ehsan Hemmati-Faräz:

  • Data Dialogues (2022):