Xinwei Wang


Dr. Xinwei Wang is a lecturer at Xi’an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU), in the Department of Industrial Design. She completed her MA in Industrial Design at Jiangnan University, China (2010), and her PhD in Industrial Design at Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands (2019). Dr. Wang’s expertise includes: product design, interaction design, and animation. Currently, dr. Wang is the module leader of the Master programme course “Advanced Design Visualisation & Communication”, while being the manager of the “Digital Experience Lab”.

Dr. Wang’s current research interests include: human-computer interaction, visual narrative, and cultural innovation. For information about PhD positions, please contact via email:
  • Qualifications

    • Ph.D. in Industrial Design (Visual Communication & Digital Interaction), Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands 
    • M.A. in Industrial Design (Interaction Design), Jiangnan University, Wuxi, China
    • B.A. in Industrial Design, Jiangnan University, Wuxi, China
  • Research interests

    • Cultural Innovation
    • Digital Media
    • Visual Narrative
    • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Articles

    • 王欣慰, & 李世国. (2010). 产品设计过程中的故事板法与应用. 包装工程(12), 69-71.
  • Proceedings

    • Wang X., Hu J., Hengeveld B., Rauterberg M. (in press). Interaction as a Strategy for Designing Segmentations in d-Comics. In International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. Springer.
    • Wang X., Rauterberg M. (2019). Design thinking – A dual system approach. In: Book of Abstracts of the 7th conference of the Scandinavian Association for Language and Cognition - SALC7 (Aarhus University, May 22–24, 2019; pp. 183), Aarhus University.
    • Wang X., Hu J., Hengeveld B., Rauterberg M. (2019). Segmentation of panels in d-comics. In: A. Brooks, E. Brooks, C. Sylla (eds) Interactivity, Game Creation, Design, Learning, and Innovation - ArtsIT 2018 / DLI 2018 (Lecture Notes of the Institute for Computer Sciences, Social Informatics and Telecommunications Engineering, LNICST vol. 265; pp. 28-37), Cham: Springer.
    • Wang X., Hu J., Hengeveld B., Rauterberg M. (2014). Can time perception be affected by interactive comics?. In: C-C. Liu, H. Ogata, S.C. Kong, A. Kashihara (eds.) Proceedings of the International Conference on Computers in Education - ICCE (pp. 674-676). Japan: Asia-Pacific Society for Computers in Education.
  • Grants

    • Wang X, 2019, Principal Investigator, Departmental Undergraduate Research Project - for the project titled “Exploring the role of interaction design in digital comics”
  • Courses taught

    • IND101 - Studio 1: Human Needs - Scales and Proportions
    • IND118 - Introduction to Human-Computer Interaction
    • IND206 - Industry Cooperation
    • IND307 - Final Year Project
    • IND407 - Advanced Design Visualisation & Communication (Master)
  • Telephone

    +86 (0)512 8188 4724
  • Email
  • Address

    Department of Industrial Design
    Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University (XJTLU)
    Suzhou Dushu Lake Science and Education Innovation District
    Suzhou Industrial Park