Evoking social evaluative threat through dance in a virtual environment

UPDATE as of June 3, 2021: I forgot to mention, the paper won the Best Paper Award for AHFE 2020!!!! Click here for the updated paper UPDATE as of June 17, 2020: Our paper was reworked and accepted to the 11th International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics (AHFE)! Our paper was also nominated… Continue reading Evoking social evaluative threat through dance in a virtual environment

Crystal Craft

Crystal Craft was the first major Virtual Reality club project at San Diego State University. This project lasted the entire Spring 2018 semester. Crystal Craft was developed for Professor Wenwu Xu’s Introduction to Materials class for Mechanical Engineering students as a teaching tool. I oversaw the accuracy of the crystal structures (such as BCC, FCC,… Continue reading Crystal Craft

Drone Seamulator – Global Game Jam 2020

This was the first game jam that I’ve ever attended! What the game is about: “You play as crewman J. Ericks on a industrial cargo ship, stranded in the Pacific Ocean. Your goal: use a repair drone to navigate the broken ship and fix the hull to drive the ship home to safety. However, be… Continue reading Drone Seamulator – Global Game Jam 2020

Nautical Notes

I served as the director of Nautical Notes, a 3D rhythm game. This was a part of San Diego State University’s VR Club. Originally, we planned on making a VR rhythm game but COVID-19 disrupted a lot things, so we scaled back to making a 3D rhythm game instead. The majority of the members working… Continue reading Nautical Notes

Virtual Reality (VR) Club at San Diego State University

The club’s social media and GitHub are linked here: After Zenga, Regina and I co-founded the Virtual Reality Club at San Diego State University in 2017. For the 2017-2018 school year, I was the Secretary and I primarily worked on: establishing the club, writing the bylaws, and monitoring emails. For the 2019-2020 school year, I… Continue reading Virtual Reality (VR) Club at San Diego State University

$50,000+ project (May 31, 2020 update)

Johnson Matthey – Marker Band Length Sorter (on-Going) This is my engineering senior design project (January 2020 to December 2020) at San Diego State University (SDSU) under the Department of Mechanical Engineering. Our project advisor is Professor Alexander Lehman. I created this System Level Diagram SolidWorks drawing of the Final Assembly As I’m typing this,… Continue reading $50,000+ project (May 31, 2020 update)


Marble-ous is a Rube Goldberg machine-like marble color sorter (it’s quite a mouthful!) This was an internship through San Diego Miramar College and the California Space Grant Consortium. We presented our project on August 17, 2017 at NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL). Certificates of achievement My main role in the project was coding the algorithm… Continue reading Marble-ous

First post

May 30, 2020 – I’m experimenting with my website!