Born and raised in Chengdu
12 years in the Netherlands
Passionate life experiencer
Never stop being amazed
I am a Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and User Experience (UX) researcher, with a background in Industrial Design Engineering. I am experienced in applying both qualitative and quantitative research methods for measuring and understanding human experiences, currently focusing on immerging immersive technologies, such as social virtual reality.
Apart from my academic career, I am also a professional cake designer, who creates mind-blowing cake experiences and owns a café "Cake Researcher" in the city center of Delft.
Mar 2017-Feb 2019
My work in the 2-IMMERSE project is to conduct field studies at sports events (e.g., MotoGP, FA Cup) to understand the broadcasting workflow, and develop new object-based TV production platforms for multiscreen interactive TV viewing experiences.
HORIZON 2020 VRTOGETHER PROJECT
Nov 2018-Nov 2020
My work in the VRTogether project is to develop Quality of Experience (QoE) metrics and evaluation methods for social VR experiences.
HORIZON 2020 TRACTION PROJECT
Feb 2020-Feb 2022
My work in the Traction project is to understand opera experiences and develop technologies to bring opera from the elite to the public, enabling opera co-creation as a path for social and cultural inclusion.
This thesis contributes to the understanding of crowd behavior from the perspective of individual crowd members. The studies compared the data collected from crowd members' self-reports and those from proximity sensors, revealing relations between self-reported emotions and grouping behavior in crowds.
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