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WHERE EMOTION MEETS FUNCTION: THE CONSTRUCTION OF AN ICONIC LEGO® MINIFIGURE THROUGH AN ORIGINAL AND ENJOYABLE DESIGN EXERCISE
Londoño, María; Velásquez, Alejandra // 2020
In exploring new experiences in design and engineering education – specifically learning by doing – this paper aims to describe a creative learning activity for Product Design Engineering students ...
A Computational Framework for Exploring the Socio-Cognitive Features of Teams and their Influence on Design Outcomes
Singh, Harshika (1); Cascini, Gaetano (1); Casakin, Hernan (2); Singh, Vishal (3) // 2019
The dynamics of design teams play a critical role in product development, mainly in the early phases of the process. This paper presents a conceptual framework of a computational model about how ...
A CRITICAL ANALYSIS OF ‘CREATIVITY’ IN SUSTAINABLE PRODUCTION AND DESIGN
Empson, Thomas (1); Chance, Professor Shannon (2); Patel, Professor Shushma (1) // 2019
This paper provides a system level perspective of the contextual pressures facing designers, engineers and businesses today. In it, we challenge negative creative norms and we champion positive ...
A DESIGN INNOVATION FRAMEWORK RESEARCH IN THE CONTEXT OF SOCIAL REGENERATION
WU, DUAN (1); MA, YUHONG (1); WANG, JIPING (3); XU, JIE (2) // 2019
Social regeneration is an intricate field that calls for interdisciplinary knowledge to fulfill the ever-changing trends and an arbitrary sequence of demands. Ostensibly, involved in “reshaping” the ...
A DESIGN INQUIRY INTO THE ROLE OF DESIGN PROCESS IN FOSTERING CREATIVE EXPLORATION OF IDEAS AND CONCEPTS: AN EXPLORATORY STUDY OF DESIGN PROJECTS OF ENGINEERING STUDENTS
Joshi, Purba; Sinha, Sharmila // 2019
Creativity forms the base for innovation. Successful implementation of a creative idea can lead to innovation. As per De Bono, creativity deals with the transformation of existing ideas, views and ...
A Further Exploration of the Three Driven Approaches to Combinational Creativity
Han, Ji (1); Hua, Min (2); Shi, Feng (2,3); Childs, Peter R. N. (2) // 2019
Combinational creativity is a significant element of design in supporting designers to generate creative ideas during the early phases of design. There exists three driven approaches to combinational ...
A Methodical Approach to Support Conceptual Design for Multi-Material Additive Manufacturing
Watschke, Hagen; Kuschmitz, Sebastian; Heubach, Julius; Lehne, Guido; Vietor, Thomas // 2019
Additive manufacturing (AM) opens new possibilities for innovative product designs. However, due to a lack of knowledge and restrained creativity because of design fixations, design engineers do not ...
A pragmatic approach towards leveraging employee competences by use of semantic web technologies
Ocker, Felix; Vogel-Heuser, Birgit // 2019
Global competition in combination with the increasing specialization of labor requires organizations to leverage their employees' competences. The approach presented in this paper empowers ...
A QUANTITATIVE ANALYSIS OF PROTOTYPE USE FOUND IN STUDENTS’ DESIGN PROJECTS
Petrakis, Konstantinos; Wodehouse, Andrew; Hird, Abigail // 2019
odel building have been proved to be very beneficial as they boost students’ creativity and resourcefulness and assist them in evaluating their ideas better. Nevertheless, their use of prototypes has ...
A research through design framework from the evaluation of a meta-design platform for open and collaborative design and making processes
Menichinelli, Massimo (1,2) // 2019
The democratisation of technologies, knowledge and activities have been changing the world of designers, blurring the boundaries between amateur and professional designers, especially within the ...
Abductive inferences in strategic design decisions
Kroll, Ehud (1); Koskela, Lauri (2) // 2019
The overall strategy of designing is addressed. The design decisions that have a major impact on the direction in which the process evolves are termed ?strategic?, and here we study them from the ...
ACADEMIC TRANSITION: KICKING A-LEVELS INTO TOUCH
Stewart, Joseph Alexander; Arthur, Leslie // 2019
From the age of 5-18, UK children are taught in a specific, prescriptive and grade-driven manner, imposed upon them by a rigid, competence-driven National Curriculum, which actively suppresses both ...
ACQUIRING DESIGN LANGUAGE: CREATIVITY OF EXPERIMENTAL INK SEMANTICS CONVERSION IN DESIGN EDUCATION
Du, Bo (1,2); Nagai, Yukari (1); Kim, Eunyoung (1); Yuizono, Takaya (1); Wang, Manqian (2) // 2019
Design requires a heterogeneous mixture of culture and linguistics and is a tool for visual communication. The charm of language is mainly reflected in the accuracy and uniqueness way through which ...
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 ...
An Inventory of Creative Spaces: Innovative Organizations and their Workspace
Thoring, Katja (1,2); Mueller, Roland M. (3); Badke-Schaub, Petra (1); Desmet, Pieter (1) // 2019
Creative workspaces are becoming popular in many organizations. They are believed to support innovation efforts and creativity among employees. This paper presents spatial evidences of creative work ...
Application search in solution-driven biologically inspired design
Lenau, Torben Anker // 2019
In solution-driven BID (sol-BID) a challenge is to identify suited applications that will benefit from the solutions principles found in nature. A well-known example of sol-BID is the self-cleaning ...
Assessing Concept Novelty Potential with Lexical and Distributional Word Similarity for Innovative Design
Nomaguchi, Yutaka; Kawahara, Takahiro; Shoda, Koki; Fujita, Kikuo // 2019
Generating novel design concepts is a cornerstone for producing innovative products. Although many methods have been proposed for supporting the task, their performance depends on human ability. The ...
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 ...
Can Ethics Enhance Creative Design Activity?
Sekiguchi, Kaira (1); Hori, Koichi (1,2) // 2019
This study exhibits that there exists generative ethics in which ethical thinking will allow us to change our perspectives to consider the artifacts? social effects in design, thereby enhancing our ...
Capturing Prototype Progress in Digital Fabrication Education
Barhoush, Yazan A M (1); Erichsen, J // 2019
The early (pre-requirement) stages of product development can provide relevant insights into the creative design process. At these stages, the communication of ideas during the prototyping process ...
COMPARING DIFFERENT TYPES OF PROFESSIONAL PRACTITIONER ENGAGEMENT IN AN INTEGRATED DESIGN ENGINEERING DEGREE
Georgilas, Ioannis; Dekoninck, Elies; Dhokia, Vimal; Flynn, Joseph; Elias, Edward // 2019
Design engineering education needs to be close to industrial practice, since industry is the final destination of most graduates. For this reason, early engagement with ‘real’ practitioners can be ...
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 CONNECTIVITY PROJECT – A NETWORK BASED APPROACH TO UNDERSTAND CORRELATIONS BETWEEN INTERDISCIPLINARY GROUP DYNAMICS AND CREATIVE PERFORMANCE
Torrisi, Vanna Savina (1); Manfredi, Sabato (2); Iacopini, Iacopo (3); Latora, Vito (4) // 2019
Creativity, technology and innovation are the main driving forces of our modern world and they often trigger behavioural and cultural changes in our societies. Several studies on creative ...
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- +design -community
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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.