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The apostle of Cool
Interview with Dieter Rams, the crusading German designer of Braun products and much besides
Building a common ground: The use of design representation cards for enhancing collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers
(Design Research Society Conference, 2008-07-16)
To achieve success in today’s commercial environment, manufacturers have progressively adopted collaboration strategies. Industrial design has been increasingly used with engineering design to enhance competitiveness. ...
The Development of a Design Tool to Improve Collaboration between Industrial Designers and Engineering Designers
(Eighth European Academy of Design International Conference, 2009-04-01)
As two distinct professions working in the field of New Product Development (NPD), difficulties encountered during collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers are widespread and well documented ...
Research findings indicated a need to facilitate greater understanding between industrial designers and engineering designers. The IDCards provide the name, example and description of 32 design representations used during ...
Message from a grand old man
(Design Council, 1980-05)
Interview with the founder of the industrial design profession – when he was 87
Exploring the collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers
(Education Feature, International Council of Socieities of Industrial Design, 2008)
In the global marketplace, it is essential that well-designed products are produced within the shortest possible lead-times. Manufacturers must therefore endeavour to utilize best practice for the efficient control and ...
4 into 35 Does Go: Extending Sketches, Drawings, Models and Prototypes to Define a Taxonomy of 37 Design Representations for Improved Communication during New Product Development
(International Designers Society of America Conference, 2009-09-23)
Today’s highly competitive global markets have highlighted the importance of industrial design and engineering design collaboration in new product development (NPD). NPD can be considered as a sequence of activities beginning ...
Building a common language of design representations for industrial designers and engineering designers.
(The Human Centred Design Institute Seminar Series, 2010-09-14)
Communicating and Contextualising New Product Development Tools and Methods for Engineering Students
(Royal Academy of Engineering - National HE STEM Programme, 2011-09-13)
The nature of New Product Development (NPD) is poorly understood by undergraduate engineering students but can be a challenging and rewarding career for those who chose to work in the field. The aim of this project was to ...
Two professions divided by an un-common language - Using 'CoLab' to improve collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers
(Engineering and Product Design Education Conference, 2009-09-10)
As two distinct professions working in the field of New Product Development (NPD), difficulties encountered during collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers are widespread and well documented. ...