Ping Du is a user research specialist with academic training and hands-on experience. She has expertise in using eye tracking and facial expressions for user studies, and has published a book chapter on using eye tracking for understanding consumer product evaluations. She has an interdisciplinary background spanning Product Design, Human-Computer Interaction, Statistics, Consumer Behavior, and Psychology. Her interests include UX research, UX design, data analysis, human-computer interaction, and consumer behavior. Currently, Ping Du is a Ph.D. candidate at Iowa State University, expected to graduate in Spring 2016. She is also a Visiting Student Researcher at Stanford University during Fall 2015 and Spring 2016. She received her B.E. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Science and Technology of China in 2010.
User Research Specialist
Iowa State University