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CoLab - Supporting communication and collaboration between industrial designers and engineering designers
(Design Practice Research Group, Loughborough University, 2014)
CoLab is a design tool that provides information on the use of design representations (sketches, drawings, models and prototypes) by engineering designers and industrial designers during New Product Development (NPD). There ...
DiD - Digital Industrial Design
(Higher Education Funding Council for England (Vitae), 2014)
Digital Industrial Design (DiD) is an approach to product development in which industrial/product designers undertake all form-giving activities digitally (no pens/paper/foam or direct interaction with physical material). The ...
Analysis of Applying Ultrasonic Frequency on a Desktop FDM Nozzle
(International Conference on Design and Concurrent Engineering 2014, 2014-09-20)
Fused deposition modeling (FDM) is an Additive Manufacturing (AM) process that has an economical advantage compared to other AM processes. However, its biggest drawback is that it requires post processing to achieve a good ...
A Taxonomy of Design Features for Additive Manufacture
(International Conference on Design and Concurrent Engineering 2012 (iDECON 2012), Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka, 15-16 Oct 2012, 2012)
The use of Additive Manufacture (AM) in New Product Development (NPD) supports creativity, reduces tooling costs and enhances the development process. Despite these advantages, there is still lack of available information ...
Digital Reconstruction of a Samian Ware
(AHRC Symposium and Showcase Networking Event, 2013-12-16)
I was commissioned by the Leicester Arts and Museums Service to digitise decorated Samian Ware pieces (terra sigillata, fine red ancient roman pottery) dating from between 50BC to 3rd century AD and to reproduce these as ...
A Way of Touching Sound
(British Deaf News, 2013-07)
A new way of converting music and sound into something Deaf people can see and touch has been developed by researchers at De Montfort University. They have created a sound sphere – and their physical model of what a piece ...
An ethnographic approach towards understanding the food shopping experience of the elderly consumer.
(Tsinghua-DMI International Design Management Symposium 2011, 2011-12-03)
The elderly consumer has become more attractive to food retailers as they have a higher disposable income and set aside a larger budget for their groceries. From the literature review, it was found that very little studies ...