Hey, I'm Ziwen (Krystal).

I'm a UX enthusiast & Data Scientist.

I'm passionate about bringing emerging technologies to promising design materials and apply novel research outcomes to real-world products.


Currently -- UX Researcher @ByteDance   UX Researcher @UCSD The Design Lab @Protolab supervised by Prof.Steven Dow

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Interaction Design Internship

@ Qualcomm Institute

Worked on various projects, participated in the redesign and maintenance of multiple websites, and led an interaction design project -

          QI Mobile Application Solution - Paird

UX Research @ UCSD The Design Lab

​How Creators publicly request feedback in an online critique community?

Paper Accepted for ACM CSCW2020    Read paper

UIUX Design with client

@ Lito Nail & Eyelashes

Designed a responsive website for Lito Nail & Eyelashes, a nail salon located in Convoy, CA.

Completed user research and a high-fidelity prototype in ten weeks currently being used by the client.

UIUX Design with client

@ MedAlarm

Designed a mobile application called MedAlarm that intends to assist elderly-people take medicines and manage doctor's appointment

UX Research @ UCSD The Design Lab

Investigated system designs to improve the process of moderating online discussions at news websites


** Aim to submit ACM CSCW conference with deadline

June.1 2020 will update information later


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