Kitty Yeung is a physicist, artist, maker, fashion designer and musician based in Silicon Valley, California. She currently works as a creative technologist and manager at The Garage, Microsoft.
Kitty’s earlier career had been conducting research in condensed matter physics while pursuing artistic endeavors through painting, music and graphic novel creations. She received her Ph.D. in Applied Physics from Harvard University (thesis: Engineering Plasmonic Circuits in 2-Dimentional Electron Systems) and a M.Sci., B.A. and M.A. in Natural Sciences from University of Cambridge. After grad school, Kitty worked as a research scientist, hardware engineer and user experience designer at Intel.
Now at Microsoft, Kitty focuses on integrating art/design with science/technology. She works on applying cutting-edge technologies to both garment designs and manufacturing processes as well as quantum computing education. Learn more about Kitty's works at www.artbyphysicistkittyyeung.com