Sensory Perception & Interaction Research Group

University of British Columbia

Julia Lindsay

Julia is in her final year of a Bachelor of Science in Cognitive Systems. She is interested in the intersection between law and technology, including accountability in design, data privacy and patent law.
She is currently working on the Haptics and Collaborative Learning project with Soheil Kianzad.

Guanxiong Chen

Guanxiong Chen is an undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Engineering. He is interested in embedded systems and haptics. He is currently working with Soheil Kianzad on the Powerpen Localization project.

Liz Koswara-Simms

Liz is an senior undergraduate student majoring in Cognitive Systems and minoring in Commerce. She is currently working with Laura Cang and Paul Bucci on exploring how robots and technology are used in childcare contexts. 

Year Departed: 
2019

Hafsa Zahid

Year Departed: 
2019

Sherry Yuan

Year Departed: 
2019

Andrew Moore

Andrew is a senior Undergraduate finishing his BSc majoring in Cognitive Systems. His interest in cognition and haptics led him to the SPIN lab where he is currently working with Laura Cang and Paul Bucci as part of the EEG team. 

Year Departed: 
2019

Daniel Yuxiang Huang

Yuxiang Huang is a senior undergraduate student pursuing a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Engineering, and a minor in Statistics. He joined the SPIN Lab as a volunteer with interests in haptics and user experience research. 
 
He is currently working with Soheil Kianzad on the Handheld Haptic Technology project. 

Bryan Lee

Bryan graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science. With a strong interest to learn more about the field of Human Computer Interaction, he joined the SPIN Lab as a volunteer.

He is currently working with Laura Cang and Paul Bucci on the "Sensing and Machine Recognition of Interactive Affective Touch" project.

Year Departed: 
2019

Sophy Chu

Sophy is a undergraduate student double majoring in Cognitive Systems (Linguistics) and German. She is interested in language, perception, cognition, multimodal integration and how humans navigate through a world with technology.
 
She is currently working with David Marino and Hannah Elbaggari on the Haptic Speech Project, supervised by Karon MacLean and Bryan Gick.
Year Departed: 
2018

Diego Icaza

Mexican Cognitive Systems student looking to expand his understanding of 3D modeling by building robots.

Year Departed: 
2018