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Reverse Engineering Task

Title MUSIC MEMORY BOX   Field of Study Physical Computing technology Box Crafting Interpersonal Psychotherapy Context While visiting her great gran who was living with dementia, Chloe Meineck witnessed the transformative effects of music. Her great gran would struggle to recognise faces but was able to play songs from her youth on the piano. Finding that there was a lack of specialised and personal dementia music products, Chloe decided to create her own – and Music Memory Box was born. Started in 2011 whilst Chloe was on the Three Dimensional Design course at University… More

Social thing Presentation

A presentation about research direction of social thing subject I am going to focus on the analysis of the position and center of gravity . Finding a way on the measurement of center of gravity to help for new students  … More

VR application research

How Virtual Reality Could Revolutionize The Real Estate Industry? This article shows a  very popular  application that customer could stay home get the experience like they are on the site. Companies like Sotheby’s International Realty and Matterport have already started rolling out services that allow clients to take a 3D tour of luxury condos. As the technology approaches ubiquitous and the cost of engineering these experiences comes down, the prevalence of virtual tours is expected to rise. I think this is very useful and impressive application,We can’t say it could determine the purchasing behavior but it’s good for… More

i-Box

  Project statement: I started with the focus of living space with the process of urbanization, then it is kind of divergence  naturally to  think about the idea of a virtual home. in this time such a digital era. People talk about  AR.VR and MR. Everything is related with the virtual things and the reality. All of these seems to have great possibilities. I thought this is not a brand new idea, some of relevant topic have been discussed in film and fictions.but this is really some thing is worth discussing with deeper concern. the uncertainty of my project let… More

People and Communication in Wing Chun class

I never saw any “sport” ( I though it could be a sport ) like Wing Chun could caused a such wide range of people’s enthusiasm and passion. Whether male, female, old and young, and regardless of what background, they enjoy it pretty much.I interviewed some of them,  their mentioned different causes: some of for self-defense;  some for fun; most of them were influenced by the characters of KungFu films, such as Bruce Lee, Jackie Chan or Ip man and so on. They are treat one another with great politeness and patience,  because all of the levels was trained together, so you always can see some senior… More

Wing Chun and Ip Man

Wing Chun is a unique and scientific form of martial arts. Wing Chun’s specialty is close range combat, using quick punches with a tight defence, coordinated through agile stances for a quick advance. The effectiveness of Wing Chun is achieved by well coordinated attacks with simultaneous defence, delivering controlled energy, whilst maintaining flexibility and a relaxed composure. As a grandmaster of Wing Chun, Ip man is an iconic Chinese Martial Artist. But his fame may be because he was the mentor of Bruce Lee. He built a new KungFu teaching approach which improved the dissemination of Wing Chun. Wing Chun is a very practical and… More

Chinese Martial Arts

Intro : Chinese Martial arts is a big topic, which is not only the wild range of styles of martial arts but also the huge number of cultural connotations. In ancient China, there are two different approaches to fulfill personal values of life which were called Wen & Wu, and which were one of literary grace and another was martial exploits. So the biggest achievement of Chinese people is to accomplish both.We can see martial arts took a important place in Chinese culture and history.   Connotations : Martial (武=止+戈)  is one single Chinese character and syllable , which is the combination of two basic character components… More

Martial Arts in Britain

1. BBC: Timeshift – Everybody was Kung Fu Fighting: The Rise of Martial Arts in Britain Talking about Japanese and Chinese Martial Art in this film. It is kinda proud of the fact that Chinese Martial Arts embody the extraordinary and great cultural concept, because Chinese KungFu do not look for killing and fighting but for avoiding  and stopping.        2. the Martial Arts Studies Research Network http://mastudiesrn.org The Martial Arts Studies Research Network is an AHRC-funded research network directed by Professor Paul Bowman in the School of Journalism, Media and Cultural Studies (JOMEC) at Cardiff University, UK. More

Urbanisation

My idea firstly concerted the high-rise buildings might cause the  lack of sunlight , and secondly,I though people’s pace of  too fast cause health issue.   In the future, people will sell some products such so artificial sun and artificial landscape. On the other hand, the pace of life have impacts on human mental health and lead the reduction of lifespan.  … More