Dr Nan Tu graduated from Xi’an Jiaotong University Mechanical Engineering Department and University of Minnesota, USA with a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering. He has many years of experience as manufacturing engineers for various companies such as Seagate Technology Inc.
He was a visiting scholar with Microsoft Research Asia. He is currently an associate professor with Tsinghua University.
His research interests are human computer interfaction and manufacturing system design.
He is an active enterpreneur. He was involved with technology startups such as www.1bib.com. He has developed, manufactured and marketed geek products such as those listed in www.metagps.com and www.dragonmoss.com