Ryo Suzuki

Assistant Professor

Department of Computer Science

PhD - Computer Science

University of Colorado Boulder, 2020

Contact information


Office : MS680

Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Human-Computer Interaction
  • Robotics

Research Interests

  • Tangible User Interfaces
  • Shape-changing User Interfaces
  • Haptic Interfaces
  • Swarm Robots
  • AR/VR/MR
  • Human-Robot Interaction
  • Digital Fabrication


Ryo Suzuki (http://ryosuzuki.org/) is an Assistant Professor at the University of Calgary. His research interest lies at the intersection between Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) and robotics, specifically focusing on the design and development of novel tangible user interfaces with the interactive swarm and soft robots. During his PhD, he has published more than 15 peer-reviewed conference papers at top HCI/Robotics venues, such as CHI, UIST, IROS, DIS, and ASSETS, and received one best paper and one honorable mention paper. Previously he also worked as research interns at Stanford University, UC Berkeley, the University of Tokyo, and Adobe Research.



UIST 2020 Honorable Mention Paper Award
DIS 2019 Best Paper Award