Hi there, I'm Yiyan!

a UX designer powered by research

My design journey was piloted by belief in humanity, fueled by the passion for technologies, & propelled by the curiosity for ingenious solutions.

Hi there, I'm Yiyan!

a UX designer powered by research

My space trip was piloted by belief in humanity,
fueled by the passion for technologies,
& propelled by the curiosity for ingenious solutions.

Redesign: UT My Printer Center

Reshaping an efficient, intuitive and transparent cloud printing experience at UT for a diverse cohort.

Platano

A better diabetes management tool by combining data log and diet plan. Encourage users' engagement with intrinsic and extrinsic motivations.

Design Challenge

Weekly UX design challenges for rapid prototyping. Craft, iterate and grow.

POP

A usability study on campus social application POP to improve convertibility and usability.

Verge

An AI audit tool for banks and lenders that reviews banks’ algorithmic loan decisions for fairness in lending.

Crowdsourcing Webpages for Better Work & Data

Code and design a webpage that ensures accurate and friendly data collection for AI training.

Wollendance

Carry out customer and studio-faced research to improve user turnout and conversion rate.

Reshaping Clinic Visiting Experience for Family Caregivers

Capstone project for Athenahealth.

Other Works

Merging a human-centered approach with graphic design, front-end coding, machine learning and UX research.
Graphic design works for the School of Information of UT.
POP - a usability study for a startup social product targeted at college students.
Webpage designed and coded to improve workers' exp & improving accuracy of NLP data collection. Paper accepted by ACL annual conference.
Machine Learning: Predicting MBTI personalities with Twitter posts.