Zhuang Chang is a Ph.D. candidate at the Empathic Computing Laboratory, at the University of Auckland, New Zealand, under the supervision of Prof. Mark Billinghurst and Dr. Huidong Bai. His research is about empathic mixed reality with emotional agents.
He received a master’s degree in advanced manufacturing engineering from the Northwestern Polytechnical University, China in 2018. His master research topic was about designing and evaluating Augmented Reality systems for occluded assembly tasks in narrow spaces. He visited the Empathic Computing Laboratory, at the University of South Australia, in 2017 and conducted research on eliciting and sharing emotions in collaborative Mixed Reality.