Xin LIU is currently a Master candidate in Fluid Interface Group. As a interaction researcher and engineer, Xin has worked in research institutions including Google ATAP, Microsoft Research NYC and Asia. She is also a media artist, using installation, performance and mixed media as platforms to illustrate her ideas around technology, culture and social ideology. Before joining MIT, she got her bachelor degree from Precision Instrument and Mechanical Engineering Department, Tsinghua University and a M.F.A degree from Rhode Island School of Design.

Leigh, S. W., Sareen, H., Kao, H. L. C., Liu, X., & Maes, P. (2017). Body-Borne Computers as Extensions of Self. Computers, 6(1), 12.   [PDF]   [Link]

Katia Vega, Nan Jiang, Xin Liu, Viirj Kan, Nick Barry, Pattie Maes, Ali Yetisen, Joe Paradiso. "The dermal abyss: interfacing with the skin by tattooing biosensors." Proceedings of the 2017 ACM International Symposium on Wearable Computers, 2017.   [Link]

X. Liu, K. Vega, P. Maes and J. Paradiso, Wearability Factors for Skin Interfaces, Proceedings of the 7th Augmented Human International Conference. ACM, 2016.   [Link]

Xin Liu, Katia Vega, Jing Qian, Joe Paradiso, Pattie Maes. “Fluxa: Body movements as a social display” Proceedings of the adjunct publication of the 29th annual ACM symposium on User interface software and technology. ACM, UIST 2016. Demo   [PDF]

Joe Paradiso, Chris Schmandt, Katia Vega, Cindy Hsin-Liu Kao, Rébecca Kleinberger, Xin Liu, Jie Qi, Asta Roseway, Ali K. Yetisen, Jürgen Steimle, Martin Weigel. “UnderWare: Aesthetic, Expressive, and Functional On-Skin Technologies” International Workshop at the 2016 ACM International Joint Conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing (UbiComp 2016)   [PDF]   [Link]