Gong Xiaodong

Born in 1969, Liaoning


2014, Ph.D., Man-Machine Engineering, Beijing Institute of Technology
2000, MA, Industrial Design Department, School of Design and Arts, Beijing Institute of Technology
1992, BA, Machine Design, Dalian University of Technology

Professional Experiences

2014, Visiting Scholar, Oxford Institute of Population Ageing
2000-, Academic Staff, Beijing Institute of Technology

Current Post

Vice Professor, School of Design and Arts, Beijing Institute of Technology
MA student

Research Interests
Human factors engineering
Product design for the elderly
Barrier free design/ General design

Courses in Charge

Human factors engineering in envirmental design
Human factors engineering in product design
Product design 1
Product model making

Translation Works

‘Product design 2nd. Ed’
100 Examples: Ecological Design of International Industrial Products

Scientific Research Projects

Barrier free design in Beijing City
Barrier free facility design regulation of city railway traffic in Beijing
Barrier free establishment/general design situation and evaluation in Beibu Gulf economic zone in Guangxi
A study on design demand of aging society

Honors& Awards

‘Man-environment design and full size wooden model making for an armoured car’ won the 1st prize of BIT's Science and Technology Innovation Competition
‘A study on Barrier free design in Beijing City’ won the prize of Outstanding Young Individual in Beijing