About Me

Yi-Chi Liao

I am a master student majoring human-computer interaction (HCI) research at the CMLab at NTU (National Taiwan University) of Prof. Bing-Yu Chen.

I am interested in haptics and wearable interfaces.


I am living in Taipei.
You can email me to: yichi[at]cmlab.csie.ntu.edu.tw
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Professional Activities

Paper Review: CHI 2015, AH 2016, TEI 2017, CHI 2017
Student Volunteer: Siggraph Asia 2016

Research Projects

1. ThirdHand: Wearing a Robotic Arm to Experience Rich Force Feedback
Siggraph Asia 2015 Emerging Technologies

Yi-Chi Liao, Shun-Yao Yang, Rong-Hao Liang, Liwei Chan, Bing-Yu Chen

ACM Portal

2. EdgeVib: Effective Alphanumeric Character Output Using a Wrist-Worn Tactile Display
UIST 2016 Full Paper

Yi-Chi Liao, Yi-Ling Chen, Jo-Yu Lo, Rong-Hao Liang, Liwei Chan, Bing-Yu Chen

Paper coming soon


1. First Prize in Hack NTU
Including a NT.25,000 award.

2. Second prize and NT.100,000 dollars winner of "game Live Streaming" solution and innovation contest, AVerMedia Technologies Inc.

Team leader.
Introduced a new file system using Hadoop for game live streaming.
Improved reliability for streaming data for at least three copies of single file and improved scalability that can bear almost non-limited data size in a cloud-based system.

3. Youth Ambassadors Exchange Program, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Taiwan ROC

Contended successfully for Youth Ambassador, against an applicant pool of over 1,800.
Coordinated Exchange Project with 3 Official Institutes, 3 Universities, and 4 Schools in Australia.
Press coverage by the Central News Agency (CNA) and Canberra Multicultural Service Community Radio Station; individual interview with Australia Broadcasting Corporation (ABC).

4. President of Symphony Orchestra, NTU(台大交響樂團)

Clarinet player.
Held two official concerts in National Concert Hall, one with world-famous violinst Yoko Kubota.

5. Others

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