RE Touch Lab - Director and Principal Investigator
Dr. Visell is Associate Professor at UCSB, in the Media Arts & Technology Grad Program, Departments of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. PhD in ECE, McGill University; MA and BA in Physics, U. Texas-Austin and Wesleyan University. He also worked in the tech industry at firms including Ableton (Read more...)
Ph.D. Technical University of Ilmenau, Nanotechnology
M.S. Lund University, Physics
B.S. Shahjalal Univ. Sci Tech, Physics
Research: Stretchable Electronics, Metamorphic Electronics, Wearable Electronics, Haptics
Ph.D., Tufts University, Mechanical Engineering
M.S., Tufts University, Mechanical Engineering
B.S., Fairfield University, Mechanical Engineering
Research: Soft Robotics, Mechanical Engineering Design, MEMS, Haptics
Swiss National Science Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Materials Science
M.S. Ecole Polytechnique, France, Materials Science and Nano-Objects
Dip. Engineer, Ecole Polytechnique, France
Research: Organic electronic sensors, Functional fiber materials
Joint with the lab of T.-Q. Nguyen (UCSB Chemistry and Biochemistry, CPOS)
PhD Student, UCSB, Media Arts and Technology
MS Materials Science and Engineering, ASU
BS Apparel Design and Engineering, Soochow University
Research: Soft Robotics, Wearables, Assistive Technologies
Visiting Postdoctoral Researcher (from Jan. 2019)
Postdoc with Prof. Kenji Suzuki, University of Tsukuba, Japan
PhD, MS, and BS in Engineering, University of Electro Communications, Japan
Microsoft Research Intern with Masaaki Fukumoto in Beijing
Research: Haptics, Technologies for Health, AR, VR
MS/PhD Student, UC Santa Barbara, ECE Department
BS Automation, Tianjin University
Research: Haptic Engineering and Perception, Tactile waves; Wearable haptics, AR/VR
MS/PhD Student, UCSB, ECE Department
BTech, Electrical Engineering, IIT Madras
Research: Haptic Engineering and Perception, AR/VR
PhD Student, Media Arts and Technology Program, UCSB
MS, Information System Science, Soka University
BS, Engineering, Soka University
Research: Haptic Perception and Engineering, Haptic Augmented Reality
PhD Student, UCSB Media Arts and Technology
M.M., Music Technology, New York University
B.S., Applied Mathematics-Economics, Brown University
Research: Multimodal Waves
PhD Student, UCSB Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
BEng SUNY Stony Brook, Electrical Engineering and Applied Math and Statistics
Research: Tactile Waves and Encoding
PhD Student, UCSB Media Arts and Technology Program
BA Creative Computation, BS Psychology, BA Studio Art, Southern Methodist University
Visiting Artists Residency, RE Touch Lab/MAT and CCBER, 2019
Lovid is the art duo of Tali Hinkis and Kyle Lapidus. LoVid explores translation and decay of natural, electrical, and biological systems. Since 2001, LoVid produces works that combine hand-made and machine produced craft, DIY electro-engineering, textile, video, and noise.
Adrian Ferstera, Visiting Scholar. MS Student, Mechanical Engineering (Robotics, Control), ETH Zurich. Control of soft robotics.
Simone Fani, Visiting Scholar. PhD student, Robotics, University of Pisa. Haptics for upper limb prosthetics.
Hao Yufei, Visiting Scholar. PhD student, Mechanical Engineering, Beihang University. Soft Robotics.
Erin Woo, UCSB BS Student, CCS Computing, Eureka Undergraduate Scholar.
Xinghao Huang, UCSB BS Student, Mechanical Engineering, Eureka Undergraduate Scholar.
Sölen Kiratli, PhD Candidate, UCSB, Media Arts and Technology. Advisor: Curtis Roads. solenk.net
Yifan Zhang, Visiting Scholar. BS Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University.
Kelly Zhaohan Lu, UCSB and University of Hong Kong, Visiting BS Student Researcher, Electrical and Electronic Engineering.
Jian Jiao, Beihang University, China, Visiting Graduate Researcher
Huanhuan Qin, Southeast University, China, Visiting Graduate Researcher
Jasper van der Lagemaat, VU Amsterdam. Visiting Graduate Researcher
Irene Kuling, PhD, VU Amsterdam. Visiting Scholar, MAT Program
Hikaru Nagano, PhD. University of Nagoya, Mechanical Eng Department
Thanh Nho Do, Postdoctoral Researcher, Soft and Medical Robotics. Current: Scientia Fellow and Lecturer, University of New South Wales.
Souradeep Chakraborty. Graduated.
Current: Ph.D. Student, SUNY Stony Brook
Behnam Khojasteh, MS Student, TU Hamburg (and UCSB), Mechatronics. Defended MS Thesis in November 2017!
Marco Janko, PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering. Graduated.
Current: Audio DSP Engineer at Cirrus Logic.
Bin Li, PhD, Electrical and Computer Engineering. Graduated.
Current: Senior Design Engineer at ASML.
Harald Schäfer, MS student, Electrical and Computer Engineering, UCSB. Graduated.
Zhiwei Zhang, MS Student, UCSB, ECE Department. Graduated.
Steven Delello, UCSB BS Student, Electrical and Computer Engineering
Hui Hu, Research Specialist, Electronics, University of California, Santa Barbara. MEng and BS Physics, Sun-Yat Sen University.
Ian Kim, PhD Student, UCSB, Media Arts and Technology.
Zach Wells, MS Student, UCSB, Electrical and Computer Engineering. Graduated. Current: Engineer @ Toyon
Owen Campbell, MS Student, UCSB, MAT Program. Graduated.
Shriniwas Patwardhan, MS Student, UCSB, ECE Department. Graduated.
Ryan Lee, BS Student, UCSB, ME Department
Lucas Burgess, BS Student, UCSB, Physics Department
CJ Caliendo, BS Student, UCSB, ME Department
Sam Fagrey, BS Student, UCSB, ME Department
Ye Shi, MS Student, Drexel University, ECE Department. Graduated
Zhengqiao Zhao, MS Student, Drexel University, ECE Department. Graduated.
Neha Thomas, BS/MS Student, Drexel University. Graduated.
From Fall 2017: PhD student and NSF Graduate Fellow, Johns Hopkins University
Mercedes Chartier, BS/MS Student, Drexel University, ECE Department