About Silvan T Linn



Assistant Professor


School of DesignCollege of Liberal and Creative Arts

Office Hours: 

Wednesday: 9:00 am-12:00 pm

Office Hours (Additional Info): 

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At SF State Since:



During The COVID 19 Campus Closure, Silvan Is Conducting All Advising Appointments Via Zoom. Schedule An Appointment And We Will Send A Zoom Link.

Silvan received a BID from Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada working on the design of smart assistive medical devices, and later an MSD from Arizona State University studying slow technology and new theories of human-machine interfaces. His research interests include advanced rapid prototyping techniques, local-scale manufacturing and product development, new human-machine interface concepts, smart products and embedded technologies.