MSc. Peng, Z.

Zhuochao Peng is a PhD candidate at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering.

Academic Background

Zhuochao has had a background combining design and engineering: For his B.Eng. he studied Mechanical Design & Manufacturing at Hebei University of Technology (Tianjin, China), and for his MSc. he studied Product Design at Hunan University (Changsha, China). Now the interest in experience-driven design motivates him to be a part of DIOPD and research on the nuances of human experiences here. Under the supervision of Prof. Desmet and Dr. Xue, he will shed light on the distinctive place of mood in UX design through the development of mood-mediating design techniques.


  • 2021 ﹣ Present
    PhD candidate, Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering, Delft University of Technology
  • 2018 ﹣ 2021
    MSc, School of Design, Hunan University
  • 2014 ﹣ 2018
    BEng, School of Mechanical Engineering, Hebei University of Technology