Chair Professor of Public Design; Lab Leader, Public Design Lab, School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

(See my biography page for more information).


Latest publications:
Street Furniture Design Principles: Unity and Identity

This paper discusses achieving unity and creating identity in street furniture design.

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Research for the Disabled: Action, Participatory and Inclusive Approaches

Research for disabled people by adopting action, participatory and inclusive approaches should be urged in academic and professional fields.

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Historic Definitions of Public Space: Inspiration for High Quality Public Space

A case study on the changing natures and characteristics of urban public space.

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Open for All: Open Spaces and New Urban Lifestyles

To fit new urban lifestyles, open spaces should have a high degree of openness under a condition of a balanced consideration in freedom and control.

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Street Furniture Design: Cross-Cultural Study on Emotion Design

Based on cross cultural study, this paper compares the effect of different cultures on the emotional experience towards the same street furniture.

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Street Furniture Design: A Starting Point for Quality Urban Renewal

This paper discusses whether and how street furniture design can be considered as the initial stage in urban renewal.

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Street Furniture and Night: Design for Contemporary Lifestyles

In probing variation in night life, the paper utilizes evidence to identity the deficiencies in street furniture design, and thereby develop comprehensive principles to meet the emerging 24-hour contemporary lifestyle.

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Role of Designers in the New Perspective of Design and Emotion

The change of designers’ role could be investigated with the new proposed concept model of emotionalise design, emotional design and emotion design under the aspect of design and emotion.

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Lifestyles and Recycling: Living Environments, Social Changes and Facilities in a Densely Populated City

This paper further discusses how the particular living environments and social changes affect community and household participation in waste recycling.

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Understanding and Nurturing Creativity in Design Education: A Case Study of Newspaper Perspective in Hong Kong

Understanding and nurturing creativity in design education in Hong Kong, from the perspective of newspaper and literature.

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