Tao Ni

Author: Tao Ni


Tao Ni is HCI Research Scientist at MicroStrategy. Before joining MicroStrategy he worked at Microsoft Research. Tao Ni worked with Amy Karlson and Daniel Wigdor on improving doctor-patient communication with handheld mobile devices. Published a full paper at CHI 2011 and received many press coverage, including MIT Technology Review, Gizmag, ABC News, Wired UK, and media from other parts of the world like Sina and Sohu in China. He got Ph.D in Computer Science at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 2010. His research area combines R&D in human-computer interaction, user interface design, user experience research, visual design. At MicroStrategy he is responsible for user experience design, research, and creativity for MicroStrategy Mobile product line.


Publication period start: 2010
Number of co-authors: 36


Number of publications with favourite co-authors
Robert Ball
Regis Kopper
Doug A. Bowman

Productive Colleagues

Most productive colleagues in number of publications
Patrick Baudisch
Doug A. Bowman
Karin Coninx


Figueroa, Pablo, Kitamura, Yoshifumi, Kuntz, Sebastien, Vanacken, Lode, Maesen, Steven, Weyer, Tom De, Notelaers, Sofie, Octavia, Johanna Renny, Beznosyk, Anastasiia, Coninx, Karin, Bacim, Felipe, Kopper, Regis, Leal, Anamary, Ni, Tao, Bowman, Doug A. (2010): 3DUI 2010 Contest Grand Prize Winners. In IEEE Computer Graphics and Applications, 30 (6) pp. 86-96. https://dx.doi.org/10.1109/MCG.2010.108

Bowman, Doug A., Chen, Jian, Wingrave, Chadwick A., Lucas, John F., Ray, Andrew, Polys, Nicholas F., Li, Qing, Haciahmetoglu, Yonca, Kim, Ji-Sun, Kim, Seonho, Boehringer, Robert, Ni, Tao (2006): New Directions in 3D User Interfaces. In IJVR, 5 (2) pp. 3-14. https://www.ijvr.org/sub/issues/issue2/02!ijvr_bowman_formatted.pdf

Ni, Tao, Bowman, Doug A., Chen, Jian (2006): Increased display size and resolution improve task performance in Information-Rich Virtual. In: Proceedings of the 2006 Conference on Graphics Interface , 2006, . pp. 139-146. https://portal.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=1143079.1143102

Ball, Robert, DellaNoce, Michael, Ni, Tao, Quek, Francis (2006): Applying embodied interaction and usability engineering to visualization on large displays. In: British HCI - V&I , 2006, . pp. 57-65.

Kopper, Regis, Ni, Tao, Bowman, Doug A., Pinho, Marcio (2006): Design and evaluation of navigation techniques for multiscale virtual environments. In: IEEE Virtual Reality March, 2006, Alexandria, Virginia, USA. pp. 175-182. https://csdl2.computer.org/comp/proceedings/vr/2006/0224/00/02240175.pdf

Ni, Tao, Schmidt, Greg, Staadt, Oliver, Livingston, Mark, Ball, Robert, May, Richard (2006): A survey of large high-resolution display technologies, techniques, and applications.. In: IEEE Virtual Reality March, 2006, Alexandria, Virginia, USA. pp. 223-236. https://csdl2.computer.org/comp/proceedings/vr/2006/0224/00/02240223.pdf

Ni, Tao, Baudisch, Patrick (2009): Disappearing mobile devices. In: Proceedings of the ACM Symposium on User Interface Software and Technology , 2009, . pp. 101-110. https://doi.acm.org/10.1145/1622176.1622197

Ni, Tao, Bowman, Doug A., North, Chris (2011): AirStroke: bringing unistroke text entry to freehand gesture interfaces. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 2473-2476. https://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979303

Ni, Tao, Karlson, Amy K., Wigdor, Daniel (2011): AnatOnMe: facilitating doctor-patient communication using a projection-based handheld devi. In: Proceedings of ACM CHI 2011 Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems , 2011, . pp. 3333-3342. https://dx.doi.org/10.1145/1978942.1979437