Fred HAN

Associate Professor School of System Design and Intelligent Manufacturing

Professor Fred Han is working as associate professor at School of System Design and Intelligent Manufacturing in SUSTech now. In August 2010, he joined the School of Design of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University and appointed as an associate professor in July 2016. Prior to his move to academia, he practiced over two decades as an Industrial Designer in industry sectors including Automotive, Electronics and Technology with a range of globally renowned organizations. These include General Motors and Ford Motor Company in the US, and Philips Design (HK), TCL (Shenzhen) and Tonly Electronics in China.

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His research interests include User-Experience focused design strategy, assistive technology and healthcare devices for aging population.

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Han, F., Luxmon, T. (2016). Examining the Usability of Message Reading Features on Smartwatches, International journal of humanities and social science invention, vol. 5, no. 4, pp. 68-76.

Han, F., Hahn, S. and Hsiao, R. (2016). Taxi Transportation Dependence and Tourist Satisfaction in Hong Kong, International Journal of Business and Management Invention, 5(7), 61-70. (ISSN Online: 2319 – 8028, ISSN Print: 2319 – 801X)

Shin, K., Ganotice, A., Downing, K., Yip, L.W., Han, F., Yeo, W., Suen, J.S., Lee, K.M., Soong, I., Wong, K.Y., Kwok, C., & Leung, K. (2016) Profile of Mood States and Quality of Life of Chinese Post Mastectomy Women in Hong Kong: Integrating Variable-and Person-Centered Approaches. Health Care for Women International, Vol.37(8), pp.906-921

Han, F. (2015). Characteristics of Purpose-Built Next-Generation Hong Kong Taxi.

The International Journal of Design Engineering, 6(1).

DOI: 10.1504/IJDE.2015.073844 (ISSN online: 1751-5882; ISSN print: 1751-5874).

Han, F., Shin, K. and Chow, D. (2015). User-Centred Design Approach for Hydrotherapy Wetsuit. International Journal of Fashion Design, Technology and Education.

DOI: 10.1080/17543266.2015.1103785 (ISSN online: 1754-3266; ISSN print: 1754-3274).

Han, F. and Bowerman, J. (2015). Product Pleasure: A Tale of Two Cultures. International Journal of Humanities and Social Science Invention, 4(12), 69–74.

(ISSN online: 2319-7722; ISSN print: 2319-7714).


2015 Gold Prize. The Seoul International Invention Fair

Innovative breast prosthesis (Heat reduction breast prosthetic device)

2015 Silver Medal. 43rd International Exhibition of Inventions of Geneva

Adaptive Hydrotherapy Wetsuit

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