Xinhao Xu received his Ph.D. in Instructional Systems and Learning Technologies from the Florida State University. He holds a B.Sc. degree in Electronic Instrumentation and Measurement, and a M.Sc. degree in Digital Communication Systems and Technology from prestigious universities in China and Sweden respectively. He has been actively conducting research on learning and cognition in technology-enhanced learning and training environments with both quantitative and qualitative methods. His current research interests focus mainly on embodied interactions and learning, immersive virtual learning environments, and game-based learning for STEM subjects. He is member of multiple professional organizations such as IEEE, AERA, and AECT.
Areas of Expertise
- Mixed-Reality-Based Learning Environments
- Embodied Interactions and Learning
- Learning Games for STEM Subjects and Computational Thinking
- Novel Technologies for Instructions and Learning