Ellen Do

Also affiliated with the ATLAS Institute.

Ellen Yi-Luen Do invents at the intersections of people, design and technology. She has worked on computational tools for design, especially sketching, creativity and design cognition including creativity support tools and design studies, tangible and embedded interaction, and most recently computing for health and wellness. She holds a PhD in design computing from Georgia Institute of Technology, a master’s from Harvard University, and a bachelor’s degree from National Cheng Kung University in Taiwan. She has served on the faculties of University of Washington, Carnegie Mellon University and Georgia Tech. From 2013 to 2016, she co-directed the Keio-NUS CUTE Center in Singapore, a research unit investigating Connected Ubiquitous Technology for Embodiments. She enjoys playing the djembe and performs at festivals and other venues with The Sensua Players.