hi, i'm mandi.

I'm starting work at a place dedicated to making research labs smarter.
I studied cognitive neuroscience because zombies fascinated me as a kid.
I like ~ designing things ~ with the brain in mind.
Get in touch.

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i like to make things.

You can check out my projects below. Click around and you'll figure out how my brain works.

Zest

A device to encourage spice-using.

A Stranger Reality

A story in virtual reality.

VENLab

A research lab studying locomotion & navigation.

Motel

A company developing digital products.

Better World by Design

A design conference.

StartGait

A wearable for Parkinson's patients.

Artbeat

An arts organization & community.

In Transition

An exhibit on street art in Providence.

Benchwarmers

A place to talk to strangers.

Nutellapresence

A robot that poops Nutella after pondering the decision.

Rescue!

A game to raise awareness on the effects of nuclear warfare.

Nuclear Plates

A set of plates to realize a post-nuclear dinner.

Projection Table

A table that projects images.

Cityscapes

A play on silhouettes.

Branding

A lot of logos.

Artwork

A sequence of artworks completed over the years.

Contact

Talk to me! Just send me a message.

Currently...

Watching John Oliver on Net Neutrality.
Reading White Teeth.
Eating chickpeas from The Good Bean.

© 2016 - Mandi Cai. With help from Rick Waalders