Ty Van de Zande © 2018 

Hi, my name is Ty Van de Zande...I like a lot in this world: having fun, discovering answers to problems, learning, helping others, walking around, and making chocolate...

I research and design textile-based user interfaces through screen printed electronics. Below are some accomplishments in college.

Publications

  • Printerface: Screen Printed Electroluminescent Touch Interface
    (ACM, 2017), https://doi.org/10.1145/3132272.3132286

     

  • Electronic Garment for Input, Output, and Haptic Feedback
    (U.S. Provisional Patent, 2017), Ser. № 62582762

Presentations

  • Lunar Gala Fashion Show (CMU, 2018)

  • Making Innovation: Artists, Engineers, and the Sarnoff Collection (TCNJ, 2018)

  • Assemblage (CMU Senior Design Show, 2017)

  • Interactive Surfaces and Spaces (ACM, 2017)

  • Secrets of a Carnegie Mellon University Education (CMU Parents Weekend, 2017)

  • Meeting of the Minds: Undergraduate Research Symposium, 2017

  • Climactic: Post Normal Design (The Miller Gallery, 2016)

  • First Friday Exhibition (Videri Chocolate Factory, 2015)

Awards​

  • Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry Art @ the Frontier (2017)

  • Imaginaries Lab Presentation Fund (2017)

  • CMU School of Design Presentation Award (2017)

  • Undergraduate Research Office Traveling Presentation Award (2017)

  • Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry Microgrant (2017)

  • CMU College of Fine Arts Deans List (2016 & 2017)

  • Small Undergraduate Interdisciplinary Research Grant (2016, 2017)

  • Good Food Award Winner for 90% Dark Chocolate (2014)