Dr Lo obtained his Bachelor of Cognitive Science degree from The University of Hong Kong (HKU). The degree programme emphasises different disciplines related to the human mind such as cognitive and perceptual psychology, artificial intelligence, linguistics, neuroscience, and philosophy. He then finished his Doctor of Philosophy degree in cognitive psychology at the same university. His research expertise during PhD studies was mainly related to visual perception.
His current research interests include psychology of materialism. He is also enthusiastic in conducting scientific studies which unveil the mechanisms of life goal realisation and actualisation.