Essays about: "human-centered design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 45 essays containing the words human-centered design.

  1. 1. CONCEPT FOR A PORTABLE ASSISTIVE LIFTING SEAT

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industridesign

    Author : PABLO CALVIN LINARES; [2019]
    Keywords : Lifting seat; Locking mechanism; Plastic sheet; Democratic design; Product development; Industrial design; Product design; Ergonomics;

    Abstract : This project consists of the design of a concept for a portable assistive seat in collaboration with IKEA. The aim of the project is to create a solution that fits within the Omtänksam family of products and shares the company’s values of what is so-called Democratic Design: Form - Quality - Low Price - Function – Sustainability The Omtänksam Family is focused on products that can help the elderly to have a more comfortable life while blending with the home environment. READ MORE

  2. 2. Designing for and with Care in Multispecies Kinship: Exploring Methods of Decentering the Human in Design

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Patricia Ciobanu; [2019]
    Keywords : non-anthropocentric design; decentering the human in de- sign; multispecies kinship; designing with and through care; cultural probe; body map; extended body map;

    Abstract : In the current climate crisis, creating a symbiotic collaboration between all members of an ecosystem has become a prominent topic. By reevaluating human-centered methodologies through a cultural probe and an orienting activity, I address notions of collaboration, cohabitation and extending one’s body beyond the skin. READ MORE

  3. 3. Transportation demands : of chilled and frozen groceries

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

    Author : Viktor Österberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Backpack; Bag; Food Transportation; Groceries; Industrial Design Engineer; Sustainable Design; Hållbar Design; Livsmedel; Matvarutransport; Teknisk Design; Ryggsäck; Väska;

    Abstract : Today focus on the environemnt is bigger than ever before. UN writes in their climate agenda that they by 2030want to cut the food waste per capita in half. READ MORE

  4. 4. HANDLE CONCEPT FOR STRING TRIMMER

    University essay from Högskolan i Jönköping/JTH, Industridesign

    Author : Anoop Vanaja Murugesapillai; [2019]
    Keywords : String trimmer; Grass trimmer; ergonomics; handle design; human centered design; Globe Group; Cramer; industrial Design; power tools; Bootcamp bootleg;

    Abstract : String trimmers or weed cutter or strimmer is one of the inevitable tool for a professional gardener. They are helping gardeners for maintaining the lawn and farmland. These machines have been used by human for a quite long time. READ MORE

  5. 5. Human-Centered Development of the User Experience of a Digital Sales Tool for Entrance Solutions

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Produktutveckling

    Author : Stina Martin; Viktoria Wastring; [2019]
    Keywords : Assa Abloy Entrance Systems; User Experience Design; Human-Centered Design; Usability; Digital Work Environment; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As the digital work environment is growing, the demands of usability and accessibility must be met with increasingly higher standards. This project was performed in collaboration with Assa Abloy Entrance Systems, a global provider of automatic entrances. READ MORE