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BALL, Roger MacLaren
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CHAN, Calvin
CHAN, Edmund
CHAN, Michael
CHAN, Violet
CHEUNG, Step
CHONG, Wai Yung
CHOW, Kenny
CHOY, Clifford
CHUAH, Peter
CHUNG, Welby
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ZHANG, Victor
 
CHOW, Kenny
Assistant Professor

PhD, MFA, MSc, BSc(Hons)

Research Area:

Semantics of human-computer interaction

Affective user experience

Digital media and non-verbal communication

Cognitive and expressive play


Area of Expertise :

Digital media, interactive media, interaction design, animation, media & communication


Profile :

Kenny K. N. Chow obtained a Ph.D. in Digital Media at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He also received an M.F.A. degree from the City University of Hong Kong and an M.Sc. degree from the University of Hong Kong.

Latest publications:

  • "Toward Intimacy in User Experience: Enduring Interaction in the Use of Computational Objects," Proceedings of 8th International Design and Emotion Conference 2012, September 2012 (forthcoming)
  • “Toward Holistic Animacy: Digital Animated Phenomena Echoing East Asian Thoughts,” Animation: An Interdsicplinary Journal (peer-reviewed, ISSN: 1746-8477, A&HCI), July 2012
  • “Understanding Material-Based Imagination: Cognitive Coupling of Animation and User Action in Interactive Digital Artworks” (co-authored with D. Fox Harrell) Leonardo Electronic Almanac (peer reviewed, ISSN: 1071-4391), Volume 17, Issue 2, Leonardo/ISAST, January 2012
  • “Puppeteerly Animation: Animation Becoming Live on Digital Platforms,” Animation Journal, Volume 19, Special Issue: Animation on the Fly, p.4-19, AJ Press, 2011
  • "Enduring Interaction: An Approach to Analysis and Design of Animated Gestural Interfaces in Creative Computing Systems" (co-authored with D. Fox Harrell) Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Creativity and Cognition, November 2011
  • "Embodying Generative Visual Renku: An Approach to Generating Metaphors through Interactions" (co-authored with D. Fox Harrell) Proceedings of GA2010, the 13th Generative Art Conference, December 2010

Major publications:

  • "Operating Text and Transcending Machine: Toward an Interdisciplinary Taxonomy of Media Works," published in LEONARDO, Volume 41, Issue 4, August 2008, p.373-378, the MIT Press.
  • "The Spiritual-Functional Loop: Animation Redefined in the Digital Age," in Animation: An Interdisciplinary Journal, Volume 4, Issue 1, March 2009, p.77-89, Sage Publications.
  • Multimedia Rules: Rethinking Design Principles (co-authored with Violet Chan and Alex Ho), 2009, the SD Press.

Chow has extensive practical experience in graphic design, animation, and film production for over ten years. His latest film projects include international collaborative movies The Moon (2009) and TICKETS (2007), which were selected and screened in the 6th Hong Kong Asian Film Festival 2009 and the 31st Hong Kong International Film Festival 2007 respectively.


Email : sdknchow

Tel : 2766 5480
 
 

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