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An Exploration of the Relations between Functionality, Aesthetics and Creativity in Design
Han, Ji; Forbes, Hannah; Schaefer, Dirk // 2019
Creativity is often said to play a vital role in the product design process, while functionality and aesthetics are considered key factors of actual products. Functionality refers to the performance ...
Analysis and Synthesis of Resilient Load-carrying Systems
Schulte, Fiona; Kirchner, Eckhard; Kloberdanz, Hermann // 2019
Resilient systems have the capability to survive and recover from seriously affecting events. Resilience engineering already is established for socio-economic organisations and extended network-like ...
Analysis of Approaches of Tolerance Allocation regarding to Economic Efficiency
Gust, Peter; Sersch, Alina; Steger, Tobias; Schluer, Christoph // 2019
The aim of this paper is to examine the current state of research on tolerance-induced costs in Germany. Through a literature research already existing approaches for the determination of costs ...
Approach for a machine-interpretable provision of standard contents using welded constructions as an example
Manoharan, Thivakar; Loibl, Andr // 2019
In order to meet the quality standards required in today's product development process, the designer must be able to draw on the knowledge contained in standards at all times. However, in today's ...
Assessing Regulatory Focus Differences in Creative Ideation: An examination of prevention and promotion mindsets on novelty and usefulness
Meurzec, Rianne Wally (1); Koh, Brandon (2); Koronis, Georgios (1); Kang, Jacob Kai Siang (1); Yogiaman, Christine (1); Silva, Arlindo (1) // 2019
The purpose of this work is to compare impact of regulatory focuses, namely preventive and promotional contexts, on creative ideation measured by novelty and usefulness. The study consisted of ...
Assessing The Impact Of Abstract Representations And Reframing Of Design Brief Information On Creative Ideation
Kang, Jacob Kai Siang (1,2); Meurzec, Rianne Wally (1); Chia, Pei Zhi (1); Wood, Kristin L. (1,2); Koronis, Georgios (1,2); Silva, Arlindo (1,2) // 2019
The overarching goal of this work is to support creative ideation in engineering design with the aim of overcoming design fixation. We study the impact of abstract representations and ways to frame ...
CASE INTEGRATED DESIGN SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE
Smit, Mark J.; Bekker, Dirk H.M. // 2019
Learning how to create physical products that are either functional, producible, profitable, sustainable and valuable involves both intensive practice and acquiring broad knowledge and ...
Combining Scrum and Design Thinking for a highly iterative and user-centric hardware development project
Augustin, Laura; Schabacker, Michael // 2019
User-centric development is essential to any product development project, especially in order to keep up with today?s ever-changing product cycle.
This paper explores the potential of combining ...
Combining unmergeables: A methodological framework for axiomatic fusion of qualitative design theories
Horvath, Imre // 2019
The proposed methodological framework concerns axiomatic theory fusion (ATF) of non-additive engineering design theories. ATF includes seven steps: (i) semantic discretization of the composite ...
Comparing the Design Neurocognition of Mechanical Engineers and Architects: A Study of the Effect of Designer's Domain
Vieira, Sonia Liliana da Silva (1); Gero, John S. (2); Delmoral, Jessica (1); Gattol, Valentin (3); Fernandes, Carlos (4); Fernandes, Ant // 2019
New tools from neuroscience allow design researchers to explore design neurocognition. By taking the advantage of EEG's temporal resolution we give up spatial resolution to focus on the performance ...
Comparing Virtual Reality and Desktop Interface for Reviewing 3D CAD Models
Nikola Horvat , Stanko Škec , Tomislav Martinec , Fanika Lukačević and Marija Majda Perišić // 2019
Use of virtual reality (VR) is considered beneficial for reviewing 3D models throughout product design. However, research on its usability in the design field is still explorative, and previous ...
COOPERATIVE AND APPLICATION-ORIENTED LEARNING IN ENGINEERING DESIGN – SYSTEMS DESIGN METHODOLOGY EDUCATED ON SOLUTIONS FOR MOUSETRAP-POWERED VEHICLES
Kaspar, Jerome; Vielhaber, Michael // 2019
According to recent studies, scientists and trend researchers are both quite confident that changes within the next two decades will be much more extensive and pioneering than the changes during the ...
Creation of a framework of design tool characteristics to support evaluation and selection of visualisation tools
Zhang, Wenwen; Ranscombe, Charlie; Radcliffe, David; Jackson, Simon // 2019
In Industrial Design, new design visualisation tools are emerging offering significant benefits to the designers. However, studies show alongside some benefits, new tools can also inhibit designers' ...
Creative Space: A Systematic Review of the Literature
Thoring, Katja (1,2); Desmet, Pieter (1); Badke-Schaub, Petra (1) // 2019
This paper provides an overview of the state-of-the-art research about creative work and learning environments. We conducted a systematic literature search within the Scopus database and identified a ...
Cross-Cultural Differences In Creative Ideation: A Comparison Between Singaporean And Portuguese Students
Koronis, Georgios (1); Meurzec, Rianne Wally (1); Silva, Arlindo (1); Leite, Marco (2); Henriques, Elsa (3); Yogiaman, Christine (1) // 2019
The purpose of this work is to compare the creative outcome in the educational context of students belonging to two different cultures, namely Singaporean and Portuguese and determine whether they ...
Decision Support for Re-designed Medicinal Products - Assessing consequences of a customizable product design on the value chain from a sustainability perspective
Siiskonen, Maria (1); Watz, Matilda (2); Malmqvist, Johan (1); Folestad, Staffan (3) // 2019
Despite advances in pharmacological research providing means for individually customized patient attribute treatments, the 'one-size-fits-all' paradigm remains. Customization is associated with cost ...
DELIVERING A TOTAL ENGINEERING EDUCATION
Whitfield, Robert Ian; Duffy, Alex; Grierson, Hilary // 2019
The department of Design Manufacture and Engineering Management (DMEM) at the University of Strathclyde developed the concept of “Delivering Total Engineering” to capture the essence of the teaching, ...
Design for extremes: A contour method for defining requirements based on multivariate extremes
Haselsteiner, Andreas F. (1); Reisenhofer, Rafael (2); Ohlendorf, Jan-Hendrik (1); Thoben, Klaus-Dieter (1) // 2019
The design of various products is driven by requirements that describe extremes. In marine structural design, joint extremes of environmental variables like wave height and wind speed are used to ...
Design for the passengers? sustainable behaviour in a scenario of the in-flight catering service
You, Fangzhou; Bhamra, Tracy; Lilley, Debra // 2019
This research aims to study the passenger?s sustainable attitudes, in-flight catering behaviour, and to develop a persuasive model for behaviour change. Current studies towards the in-flight catering ...
DESIGNING EXPERIENTIAL TRAINING IN LEAN PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT: A COLLABORATION BETWEEN INDUSTRY & ACADEMIA
BLANCO, Eric; BERARD, Stephanie; BLANCO, Sylvie; CHEVRIER, Pierre; HEIDSIECK, Emmanuelle; KENWRIGHT, John; VERGES, Virginie // 2019
Performance and efficiency in R&D processes is a critical point for industry. Operational excellence in design and development is required to overcome the business challenges that companies face. It ...
Digital Sketch Modelling: Proposing a hybrid visualisation tool combining affordances of sketching and CAD
Ranscombe, Charlie (1); Zhang, Wenwen (1); Rodda, Jacob (1); Mathias, David (2) // 2019
Visualisation of ideas and emergent designs is an essential ingredient in design practice. Sketching and CAD represent two widely used visualisation tools, each with complementary affordances that ...
DO WE NEED A NEW THEORY OF DRAWING? EXPLORATION ON TECHNOLOGICAL CHANGE BETWEEN PHYSICAL AND DIGITAL VISUALISATION
Novoa, Mauricio // 2019
half a century. Locally, drawing as a tool for co-creativity and building new knowledge is something that is more mentioned than practiced. The drawer works greatly in isolation. However, new ...
Does Open Source Hardware Have A Sustainable Business Model? An Analysis of Value Creation And Capture Mechanisms in Open Source Hardware Companies
Li, Zhuoxuan; Seering, Warren // 2019
Analyzing value creation and capture mechanisms of open source hardware startup companies, this paper illustrates how an open source strategy can make economical sense for hardware startups. By ...
DRAWING TECHNIQUES ON THE DESIGN CONCEPT PHASE: AN ANALYSIS OF BRAZILIAN, JAPANESE AND TURKISH STUDENTS’ STRATEGIES
Torrezzan, Cristina (1); van der Linden, Julio (1); Bohemia, Erik (2); Kaygan, Pınar (3); Bernardes, Mauricio (1) // 2019
Professionals as product designers, architects and engineers have an intrinsic relationship with drawing, using it to think, imagine and represent everything from a creative outline of a proposal to ...
The following examples demonstrate some search strings that use boolean operators:
- design community
Find rows that contain at least one of the two words.
- +design +community
Find rows that contain both words.
- +design community
Find rows that contain the word “design”, but rank rows higher if they also contain “community”.
- +design -community
Find rows that contain the word “design” but not “community”.
- +design ~community
Find rows that contain the word “design”, but if the row also contains the word “community”, rate it lower than if row does not.
- +design +(>community <decisions)
Find rows that contain the words “design” and “community”, or “design” and “decisions” (in any order), but rank “design community” higher than “design decisions”
Find rows that contain words such as “design”, “designs”, “designing”, or “designer”.
- "some words"
Find rows that contain the exact phrase “some words” (for example, rows that contain “some words of wisdom” but not “some noise words”). Note that the " characters that enclose the phrase are operator characters that delimit the phrase. They are not the quotation marks that enclose the search string itself.