Shan He

Shan is an architect and a computational design specialist. She is currently a student at MIT Department of Architecture pursuing her SMArchS in Design and Computation. She is also a research fellow at MIT Senseable City Lab. With a focus on visualization, her research interests include interactive design, data visualization, and web development.

Prior to coming to MIT she worked as a product designer for Blu Homes where she worked on developing an online 3-D customization tool with intellectual property. During her time at MIT she has worked as a research assistant for the Clean Energy City Lab, at the Advanced Urbanism Center and also for the Mobile Experience Lab at the CMS.

Shan holds a B.Arch from Tsinghua University in China and a M.Arch from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

2014 SMArchS Thesis: Mapping Urban Perception: How Do We Know Where We Are?