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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 ...
Additive Manufacturing in South Africa: Building on the Foundations
Purpose – In a previous Rapid Prototyping Journal paper, the authors reviewed the first decade of rapid prototyping (RP) use within the Republic of South Africa (RSA). The paper analysed its strengths, weaknesses, opportunities ...
Development of a design feature database to support design for additive manufacturing.
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2012)
1. Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to propose a method to aid design practitioners and students towards the design of additive manufactured products or parts produced using laser sintering (LS). 2. Design/metho ...
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 ...
Design for All
(Design for All Institute of India, 2012-07-13)
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 ...
4D Printing - Dawn of an Emerging Technology Cycle
Purpose - This article reviews state-of-the-art developments in 4D printing, discusses what it is, investigates new applications that have been discovered and suggests its future impact Design/methodology/approach - The ...