I did my master’s degree in Electrical engineering at the University of British Columbia. My research interests include HCI, designing haptic displays, robotics, and artificial muscles. I am currently leading the Handheld Haptic Technology project in SPIN to support force feedback "in the large".
Kianzad, S., Huang, Y., Xiao, R. & MacLean, K. E. "Phasking on Paper: Accessing a Continuum of PHysically Assisted SKetchING." ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems (CHI’20), 2020. pp.1-11.
Kianzad, S. & MacLean, K. E. "Harold’s Purple Crayon Rendered in Haptics: Large-Stroke, Handheld Ballpoint Force Feedback." In Haptics Symposium (HAPTICS), 2018 IEEE (pp. 106-111).