Yedan is an interaction designer and experience prototyper currently be visiting student at MIT Media Lab, Fluid Interfaces Group. Prior to that, she was studying Interaction Design (MFA) at Umeå Institute of Design (Sweden). As an interaction design researcher, she worked at Think Tank Team in Samsung Research America, and Designit Copenhagen and Baidu Institute of Deep Learning.

She has been exploring how to augment object, environment and human body with intelligent to reshape how people can engage, understand, learn and create. She has a great passion in adding the sense of poetry and playfulness to technology through novel integrations of the physical and digital interaction. 
 


Professional Experience

2015.03 - 2015.09

2014.09 - 2015.01

2014.06 - 2015.09

2012.06 - 2012.09

Interaction Design Intern, Think Tank TeamSamsung Research America (Mountain View, USA)

User Experience Design Intern, Designit (Copenhagen, Denmark)

HCI Intern, Baidu Institute of Deep Learning (Beijing, China)

Interaction Design Intern, Tencent (Shenzhen, China)

 

Education Experience

Interaction Design MFA, Umeå Institute of Design (Sweden)

Industrial Design B.Eng., Zhejiang University (China)

2013.09-2016.06

2009.09-2013.06