Yvonne has a ME (Engineering) from University of Auckland, BA (Industrial Design) from the National University of Singapore and believes in creating products that have a tangible impact on users' lives. Before joining AHLab she worked as a product and UX designer in Tware, a haptic wearable tech startup making smart pressure jackets for individuals with sensory processing disorders.
Her Masters research is on immersive technology for learning - developing guidelines for the design of educational virtual reality content for children.
Sridhar, P.K., Chan, S.W., Chua, Y., Quin, Y.W. and Nanayakkara, S., 2019. Going beyond performance scores: Understanding cognitive–affective states in Kindergarteners and application of framework in classrooms. International Journal of Child-Computer Interaction, 21, pp.37-53.
Chua, Y., Sridhar, P.K., Zhang, H., Dissanayake, V. and Nanayakkara, S., 2019, October. Evaluating IVR in Primary School Classrooms. In 2019 IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality Adjunct (ISMAR-Adjunct) (pp. 169-174). IEEE.