Facts about Wen
  • Yes, now you know how I look like, made in China.
  • I love every stage of designing and making new things including .
    Most importantly, I gained sense of accomplishment by helping people solving problems.
  • Started learning Industrial Design from 2011. I don't think it is only about color, shape, texture, material, visual design skill and physical prototyping skills, I learned how to apply design thinking method in a more broader and creative way. I delievered successful solution based on insights from user research and communication with customers.
  • I write HTML/CSS and Python. Familar with jQuery,d3 and Bootstrap. My website is developed based on bootstrap framework.
  • I tried every software prototyping tools. Pixate, Framer and After Effects are my favorite.
  • I still update my portfolio. in last update, I finally made it responsive!
  • As you might notice from my home page, I create motion graphics. I build for my projects even though I am not good at VFX. I believe it serves for a purpose, for better communication, not just for cool feeling.
  • Professional foosball player.
  • Below is a copy of my resume.
  • Georgia Institute of Technology - M.S Industrial Design

    Aug 2015 - May 2018

    Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics - B.Eng Industrial Design

    Sept 2011 - June 2015

    Body Scan Lab

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Jan 2017 - Present, Atlanta

    Body Scan Lab

    Graduate Research Assistant

    Jan 2017 - Present, Atlanta

    • Design and implement an algorithm to generate 3D eyewear model from given 3D head scan. Greatly improve opticians’ workflow of providing eyewear customization service.

    • Assist studio class to incorporate 3D scanning and 3D printing technologies in students’ projects.

    Electrolux

    UX Designer

    June 2016 - Dec 2016, Charlotte

    Electrolux

    UX Designer

    June 2016 - Dec 2016, Charlotte

    • Leaded the design process of Electrolux’s next generation oven user interface. Conducted preliminary research that contributed to group design workshop.

    • Designed and prototyped Frigidaire’s first fridge with interior light triggered by foot interaction which was launched onto the market in 2017 KBIS Show successfully.

    • Identified Electrolux design language and further developed web style guideline framework for cross-platform app design. The guideline framework was applied internally.

    Georgia Tech

    Teaching Assistant

    Apr 2017 - June 2017, Atlanta

    Georgia Tech

    Teaching Assistant

    Apr 2017 - June 2017, Atlanta

    Provided ideas, feedback, and solutions of students’ class projects. Offered guidance of documentation and prototyping to improve final deliverable.

    A.O.SMITH

    Design Intern

    Sept 2014 - Nov 2014, Nanjing

    A.O.SMITH

    Design Intern

    Sept 2014 - Nov 2014, Nanjing

    Maintained official website and official social media accounts.

    CIIC Design

    Industrial Design Intern

    Nov 2013 - Sept 2014, Nanjing

    CIIC Design

    Industrial Design Intern

    Nov 2013 - Sept 2014, Nanjing

    Conducted user research, refined design concept and created prototype (3D Printing and Laser Cut) for clients including BYD and Zhongliang Group.

    Download a resume here