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Shengdong (Shen) ZHAO

Dr. Shengdong Zhao is an Associate Professor in the Department of Computer Science, National University of Singapore. He established the NUS-HCI research lab. Dr. Zhao completes his Ph.D. degree in Computer Science at the University of Toronto. He also holds a Master’s degree in Information Management & Systems from the University of California at Berkeley. Dr. Zhao has a wealth of experience in developing new interface tools and applications (i.e., Draco, won best iPad App of the year in 2016), and publishes regularly in top HCI conferences and journals. He also works closely with the industry, and currently serves as a senior consultant with the Huawei Consumer Business Group. Dr. Zhao frequently serves in program committees of top HCI conferences, and will work as the paper chair for the ACM SIGCHI 2019, and 2020 conferences. 

Selected Publications for HeadsUp Computing

Debjyoti GhoshPin Sym FoongShengdong ZhaoCan LiuNuwan JanakaVinitha Erusu
EYEditor: Towards On-the-Go Heads-Up Text Editing Using Voice and Manual Input. CHI 20201-13

Hyeong Cheol KimShengdong ZhaoCan LiuKotaro Hara
LiveSnippets: Voice-based Live Authoring of Multimedia Articles about Experiences. MobileHCI 202031:1-31:11

Debjyoti GhoshPin Sym FoongShengdong ZhaoDi ChenMorten Fjeld:
EDITalk: Towards Designing Eyes-free Interactions for Mobile Word Processing. CHI 2018403

Yiqin LuChun YuXin YiYuanchun ShiShengdong Zhao:
BlindType: Eyes-Free Text Entry on Handheld Touchpad by Leveraging Thumb’s Muscle Memory. Proc. ACM Interact. Mob. Wearable Ubiquitous Technol. 1(2)18:1-18:24 (2017)

Quentin RoySimon T. PerraultShengdong ZhaoRichard C. DavisAnuroop Pattena VaniyarVelko VechevYoungki LeeArchan Misra:
Follow-My-Lead: Intuitive Indoor Path Creation and Navigation Using Interactive Videos. CHI 20175703-5715

Velko VechevAlexandru DancuSimon T. PerraultQuentin RoyMorten FjeldShengdong Zhao
Movespace: on-body athletic interaction for running and cycling. AVI 201828:1-28:9

Awards

  • Best Systems Paper Award in Memory of Seth Teller, RSS’17 – XPose, 2017
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’17 – Retool, 2017
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’17 – Retool, 2017
  • ICACHI Outstanding Young Leaders in HCI, 2016
  • Most prolific author for SIGCHI conference in Asia (2009 – 2014), 2015
  • ACM SIGCHI Best Video Award, CHI’14 – Draco, 2014
  • People’s Choice of Best Presentation Award, CHI’14 – Draco, 2014
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’14 – Draco, 2014
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’12 – BeyondStereo, 2012
  • ACM SIGCHI Best Video Award, CHI’11 – SandCanvas, 2011
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’11 – SandCanvas, 2011
  • ACM SIGCHI Honorable Mention Best Paper Award, CHI’11 – MOGCLAS, 2011
  • NUS Young Investigator Award, 2009 – 20, 2002 – 2008
  • Linfield College Faculty Scholarship, 1994 – 1998
  • Linfield College International Scholarship, 1994 – 1998
  • The Jay-Yon Lee International Scholarship, 1997

EDITalk: Towards Designing Eyes-free Interactions for Mobile Word Processing, CHI 2018

EDITalk: Towards Designing Eyes-free Interactions for Mobile Word Processing, CHI 2018