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Education

ArtCenter College of Design

MFA | Fall 2018 | Pasadena, CA
Media Design Practices Lab Track

Syracuse University

Dual Major | Dean List | Fall 2015 | Syracuse, NY
S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communication—Graphic Design
School of Art and Science—Psychology


Experience


Graduate Media Design Practices, ArtCenter College of Design
Teaching Assistant | 2017.09-11 | Pasadena, CA
Intervention class is a hands-on investigation into how people engage with the world around them, powered by a motivation to explore and to develop new modes of perception and communication

Calit2 UCSD
Design Researcher | 2017.05-2018.02 | San Diego, CA
Machine learning research on plants growth| Photogrammetry

Amazon DesignStorms
UX Researcher & Designer | 2017.07 | Pasadena, CA
Researched and developed ideas for Amazon Alexa Education & collaborated with product designers

Cheetah Mobile
Visual Designer | 2016.09- 2016.12 | Santa Monica, CA
Live.Me app UI design

Studio71
Visual Design Intern | 2016.06 - 2016.09 | Beverly Hills, CA
Lead Visual Designer | Redesigned and managed US shop | Merchandise design and work closely with manufactures | Business development

Palmwave
Graphic & Interaction Designer | 2013.06 - 2015.05 | Honolulu, Hawaii
Rebranding | Logo | Business card | Stationery Sets | Products catalogue | Website

S.I. Newhouse Design Workshop at Syracuse University
Interaction designer | 2014.11.13 -16 | Syracuse, NY
Website design for global project­­—Family. Life.

Gold Typhoon Co., Ltd
Assistant | 2014.06 - 2014.08 | Guangzhou, China
Assistant of Creative Director | Brainstream research


Conferences


“Designing the User Experience of Artificial Intelligence” Symposium
Selected participant | 2018.03 | Standford University. Palo Alto, CA
Paper “Trees of Knowledge: Designing with Artificial Intelligence in the Urban Landscape” will be published in the symposium AAAI proceedings


Ars Electronica
Featured Artist | 2017.09 | Linz, Austria
Team exhibition on “The Internet of Enl!ghtened Things” AI in the Neighborhood

POST-INTERNET CITIES Conference
Speaker | 2017.05.26 | Lisbon, Portugal
Present “Right to the Post-Internet City: An Internet of Enlightened Things” at Museum of Art, Architecture and Technology


Skills 

Design Strength
Phycial Prototyping
Design Research
Field Research
Strategy
Personas
Scenario-building
Storyboards

Language
Native Mandarin Chinese
Proficient English

Software
Adobe Creative Cloud
Autodesk
Sketch
InVision
Unity
HTML/CSS
JavaScript
Agisoft

Hardware/Prototyping
3D Printing
Laser Cutting
Arduino
Photogrammertry
DSLR
HTC Vive
Oculus Rift
Microsoft Hololens

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