Essays about: "Human-centred design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 34 essays containing the words Human-centred design.

  1. 1. Loneliness at Home : Staying Connected to Long-distance Family

    University essay from Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för design (DE)

    Author : Misako Watanabe; [2021]
    Keywords : Loneliness; well-being; a sense of connection; long-distance family; human-centred design;

    Abstract : It is becoming a problem that the number of people who have loneliness by a physical distance between family members has lately kept increasing. Home is not only about space, but also about where an individual makes memories, feels secured with its familiarity and feels comfortable with his or her family member(s). READ MORE

  2. 2. Designing and evaluating a free weight training application

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Joakim Rudberg; Dominika Motylinska; [2021]
    Keywords : Interaction Design; User Experience UX ; Internet of Things IoT ; Multi- Camera Positioning; Fitness Apps; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Physical activity plays a significant role in people's health, and the market for fitness apps is today a large growing market. This thesis work was conducted in conjunction with Advagym, Sony's connected gym solution that tracks activity using IoT sensors mounted on fitness machines to log detected exercises in a smartphone app. READ MORE

  3. 3. Design of a rugged intercom system with an interaction design approach

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Emil Lindgren; Erik Gabrielsson; [2021]
    Keywords : User Experience UX ; Interaction Design; Human-Centered Design; The Design Sprint; Product development; Prototyping; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Within a technology-driven company, product usability and interaction design is usually not the main focus. This thesis applies a Human-Centered design process with the aim of creating a more usable and intuitive product. READ MORE

  4. 4. Mobile application design for contextual usability and operability in underground mines

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Manuela Tesanovic; Summia Al-mufti; [2020]
    Keywords : Application; Underground mine; Usability; Prototype;

    Abstract : The aim of the thesis was to develop a usable mobile application prototype to be used in the underground mining environment. In order to fulfill the aim, the research question How can a mobile application be designed for usability with focus on operability for an underground mine? was researched, analysed and answered. READ MORE

  5. 5. A medical device for spinal motion restriction : Development of a device for safe and efficient patient handling

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle; Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för ekonomi, teknik och samhälle

    Author : Ylva Jersenius; Erika Möller; [2020]
    Keywords : Medical device; Prehospital emergency care; Spinal motion restriction; Paramedics; Industrial design engineering; Human-centred design; Usability; Medicinteknisk produkt; Prehospital akutsjukvård; Spinal rörelsebegränsning; Ambulanssjukvårdare; Teknisk design; Användarcentrerad design; Användbarhet;

    Abstract : Prehospital emergency care is facing a paradigm shift. Spinal motion restriction (SMR) is a way to treat trauma patients with symptoms of spinal injury. It was earlier entitled as ‘routine SMR’, and included spine board and cervical collar. READ MORE