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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 ...
4D printing - Revolution or fad?
4D Printing – A Paradigm Shift in Additive Manufacture
(3D Printing Industry, 2014-07-04)
Advancements in AM hardware and increasing knowledge of material science have led to an emerging technology cycle. This is 4D printing where time as the fourth dimension is combined with conventional 3D printing processes. ...
Entry level RP machines: How well can they cope with geometric complexity
Purpose – The purpose of this paper is to examine the limitations of entry-level rapid prototyping (ELRP) machines when fabricating objects with high complexity. Design / methodology / approach – The literature review ...
The Shopping Experience of Older Supermarket Consumers
(Emerald Group Publishing Limited, 2013)
The purpose of this research is to investigate the difficulties and challenges faced by the older supermarket consumers in order to form insights into potential ways of applying IT support and design solutions within the ...