Delong is a HCI student at Universität Siegen in Germany. He received his MS in Games and Playable Media from the University of California, Santa Cruz in 2021, and his BIS in Digital Media Collaboration from the University of Cincinnati in 2019 graduated Summa Cum Laude.
During his studies at UC Santa Cruz, he developed a VR game, Spellcasters, for physical therapy with a team of fellow classmates, PhD students, and physical therapists. In addition, Delong worked with Professor Benjamin Britton at University of Cincinnati to restore his VR art installation about the ancient painted French Cave Lascaux, which was exhibited at Innoventions, Epcot Center, Disney World, Kwang-ju Biennale, Korea, and Galerie Le Monde de l’Art, Paris.
Currently, Delong is working on researches about empathic experiences in interactive technology.