May 6, 2016


Design Manifestos No. 1 Interdisciplinary Knowledge is the soil of interaction design Designers should not only focus on the aesthetic part of UI design. We should […]
November 3, 2015

Interview- mental models and their development

This image is from Andrea Provaglio. It describes how people utilize and develop their mental models. What I am interested in is how people use their existing […]
October 26, 2015

A self exploration

After I interviewed three people on their mental model of the air conditioner in their cars , I found that what I was confused and struggled […]
October 19, 2015

Thesis mid-term

Thesis Abstract: Conceptual Model- a design methodology My thesis focuses on developing a design methodology- the conceptual model methodology. There are three kinds of models that are closely […]
October 19, 2015

Thesis mid-term critique- thoughts and comments

Here are my notes about the mid-term critique. In order to help myself digest all the critiques, I wrote them down here. From Hugh Dubberly: Aware […]
October 6, 2015

Thesis Project 1: Research Air Conditioner in Car

To further explore the relationships between mental model and conceptual model, and how to express them, I decide to explore air conditioner in car. I interviewed […]