Take undying love for stories and 4+ years of product design experience, add a multidisciplinary design archive of 70+ projects, a pinch of Indian spice and everything nice.

You get me, Lakshmanan Palani. Want to learn more about me?

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Industry Projects

I bring clarity to ambiguous scenarios & craft delightful, compelling products

Olympus | Zeta

An online marketplace of financial services for banks & fintechs 🔒

finance, web, experience strategy
Express | Zeta

A digital cafeteria solution for companies & their employees A

food, mobile, experience design

Speculative Projects

I create story-led experiences & enjoy prototyping “design futures”

Lucid | Academia

A communication device that allows wearer to project 3d holograms as they imagine & narrate stories A

communication, brain computer interface, speculative design
Story of Us | Academia

An interactive VR dating environment that promotes conversation especially in first dates | Coming Soon

dating, virtual reality, narrative design
Circle of Fire | Academia

An interactive firepit that gets more animated as more people sit around it & have conversations | Coming Soon

exhibit, physical computing, spatial experience

Projects from my design studio

I led a successful design studio called “Dopamine” from 2016 to 2021

XR Labs | Dopamine

A VR experience which allows customers to visualize IKEA's furniture in life size scale | Coming Soon

marketing, virtual reality, experience design
Pixel & Mortar | Dopamine

An online interior design platform, to design decor & curate furniture for interiors | Coming Soon

creator tool, web, experience design

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