This is the internship that I did at Elsevier. Elsevier wants to enhance mentor-student relationship through MendeleyGroup. To reach this goal, I designed an interactive timeline for visualising student’s research process on Mendeley website.
I interviewed six professors and six students at the University of Twente
The detailed summary can be found here.
To solve this problem, I designed Research Line to
I came up with three design options: the Linear, the Circular and the Network.
Design option 1
Design option 2
Design option 3
From Mendeley home page, students can choose to:
Mentors can choose to
I developed the clickable prototypes with Sketch and FramerJS.
The full scenario can be seen here.
I tested the prototypes with mentors and students at the University of Twente. Users conducted specific tasks and user interviews. The findings can be summarized:
Three design iterations were conducted.