Dr. ZHU Kening (朱克宁)

Visiting address
Phone: +852 34424616

Author IDs

Willing to take PhD students: yes


Dr Kening Zhu is an Assistant Professor at the School of Creative Media. He received his PhD degree from the National University of Singapore, and his bachelor degree on Computer Science from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China. His research interests cover various topics on human-computer interaction (HCI), including interaction design, tangible user interfaces and rapid prototyping. He is currently conducting research on mobile gesture interaction, tangible interfaces (for STEM & Coding education), multimodal VR/AR, digital fabrication with smart materials.

Zhu has published his research in various conferences and journals, including SIGGRAPH, CHI, ACE, AML, Interacting with Computers etc. He received the first prize of Nokia Ubimedia MindTrek Awards in 2011, and is now serving as a jury member for the aforementioned Awards. In addition, he is a reviewer and program-committee member for many conferences and journals, including SIGCHI, SIGGRAPH, ISMAR, ICEC, Virtual Reality (Springer), Advances in Human-Computer Interaction, and Advances in Software Engineering.

Research Interests/Areas

  • Human Computer Interaction
  • Interaction Design for Children
  • Mobile Interaction
  • Rapid Prototyping
  • Tangible User Interfaces
  • Multimodal Interfaces Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality