Christian Leong | Research

JAN 2019 - MAY 2019
Publishable APA Paper

The paper looks at the connection between personality (extroversion/introversion) and impulsive risky decision-making. The study was a hypothetical report that and the data was simulated. Although the data was simulated, the analysis and theoretical foundations are grounded in principles learned from my university's advanced research methods class. To view the paper, click here.

SEP 2018 - DEC 2018
Usability Lead

Beatcaster is an ambitious and immersive, interactive experience. It is played in a dome, and aims to combine augmented reality glasses, HTC vive controllers, and a Subpack into a rhythm based first-person shooter.My role on the team was to lead weekly usability tests, and then communicate those findings to the team. This project had a considerable need for usability because of the amount of peripherals that the game utilized.

JUN 2017 - MAY 2018
Research Assistant

The Computational Social Sciences Lab at USC is made up of an interdisciplinary group of researchers and students with backgrounds in psychology and computer science. At the lab, human behavior is analyzed through computational, behavioral, and FMRI methods and centers around better understanding group dynamics and human sentiment to make machine learning in AI more representative of contemporary human attitudes.