Usability and Design in
Digital Media

This is the archive of my old personal website. For more current information please go to

2016 A Practical Approach to Icon Taxonomy,

My poster and paper presented at HCI International 2016 in Toronto. Also published in Communications in Computer and Information Science / Springer.

An experimental approach on icon taxonomy,

Latest update from my doctoral thesis research – my thoughts about creating a taxonomy for interface icons.

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2015 Crasman,

Lead designer at Crasman.

Update from,

This is a status update from the project.

The icon set that will be used for the first surveys is now complete. The collection consists of twenty interface icons that have a long history and most of which we come across in our daily lives.

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I’ve just registered and set up the domain for my doctoral research website.

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2014 Aalto University,

Doctoral Student, Department of Media / Graphic Design.

2014 Alan01 exhibited in Space Station Sixty-Five,

Alan01 was be exhibited in the Space Station Sixty-Five Gallery in London, 23 March – 11 May 2014.