Xiaoke Ding joined CNDLS as a motion graphics designer. He helps create animated graphic content for MOOCs and various other media content. His work helps learners understand concepts and data by animation. Like all his colleagues in CNDLS, quality and clarity are always his priority. Back in China, he learned graphic design and completed his B.A. in Visual Communication Design at Nanjing Forestry University, and worked as 3D architectural visualization artist for many years. He spent three years studying 3D animation at Savannah College of Art and Design in Georgia. When at home, he also works on some 3D and whiteboard hand drawing animation projects with several of his friends. During his free time, he enjoys traveling, shooting timelapse footage, and following the progress of sustainable energy and space exploration development.