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Engineering Design Centre

Weining Ning


Weining Ning

Weining Ning

PhD Student

Research group: Inclusive Design Group
Telephone: 01223 748569

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  • M.A., Design, Tongji University, 2017
  • B.A., Industrial Design, Chang'an University, 2013

Weining Joined Cambridge Engineering Design Centre as a PhD student and he is supervised by Prof.John Clarkson. His research mainly focuses on the measure of users' cognitive capabilities which are used for assessing design exclusion. 


Selected Publications



Dong,H., Ning W., & Hou G.(2016). Measuring Cognitive Capability: A literature review Based on Inclusive Design. Industrial Engineering and Management(5),111-116.(in Chinese,Best Paper Award of 2016 International Symposium on ‘Human Factors in Design’) 

Ning, W., & Dong, H. (2016). Collecting Data for Inclusive Design: Emerging Tools and Methods. In Designing Around People (pp. 147-156). Springer International Publishing.

Ning, W., & Dong, H. (2016).Towards designing inclusion: insights from a user data collec- tion study in China.In proceedings of The 50th Anniversary DRS Conference Brighton, 27-30 June 2016.

Ning, W., & Dong, H. (2015). Collecting Old People’s Data for More Accessible Design: A Pilot Study. In Human Aspects of IT for the Aged Population. Design for Aging (pp.84-93). Springer International Publishing.