Squirrel Earrings

This project explored electric discharge machining (EDM). Wire-cut tecniques was used to fabricate the copper/bronze earrings. The design was inspired by squirrels climbing trees on the campus.

EDM process The design is first prototyped with aluminium sheet metal. The final product is manufactured by a stack of copper and bronze sheet to save costs. They are polished to a hiailine finish. Bronze and Copper squirrel earrings

Chiao Fang
Chiao Fang
PhD Student

My research interest consists in Human Computer Interaction (HCI), currently focusing on personal fabrication but also covering tangible interaction, sensing, and augmented/virtual reality.