Researcher biography

Dr. Dan Luo is an architect with strong computer science background. She has a Ph.D in digital design and fabrication from Tsinghua University ( 2019), a Master of Architecture from Columbia University (2014) and currently upon completion of Master of Computer and Information Technology from University of Pennsylvania. Dr.Luo's expertise is in digital design and applied robotic construction. She has worked for pioneer design firm UNStudio. Her research combined advance fabrication technologies and design-build practice to explore the future of automated construction. Not only yield in publications on top journals and conferences, Dr.Luo has also developed robotic system applied in on-site construction of built projects.

In the Past, her design works have been featured in exhibitions such as Milan Triennial. She had been exhibition designer for exhibitions in Architecture Centre NY and The China Millennium Monument. She worked as the director of international collaboration for China Building Centre since 2014, where the main responsibility is curating international competitions as well as education programs for institutions, developers and government