Huaishu Peng is a maker, a tinkerer, and a designer who enjoys making physical objects. Before he joined the Information Science department, Cornell University, he learned how to program in Beihang University and how to build in Carnegie Mellon University.

Research-wise, he builds software systems and machine prototypes that make the design and fabrication of 3-D models interactive. He also looks into new techniques that can fabricate 3-D interactive objects.