Essays about: "user centered design"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 243 essays containing the words user 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 smart call forwarding: creating a new type of product

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Sebastian Karabeleski; Oscar Sigurdsson; [2019]
    Keywords : user centered design; creating a new type of product; new type of product; new; designing; smart call forwarding; call forwarding; UCD; designing product; search test; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : One of the difficulties in designing new products is the absence of already tried metaphors, designs or ways to talk about the system. This thesis focuses on methods and practises one could potentially use when designing something new - and if there are any challenges one need to aware of as a designer of such a system. 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. Understanding and Improving the Utilization of Web and Mobile GIS Solutions for Outdoor Environment Management

    University essay from KTH/Geoinformatik

    Author : Lea Zuna; [2019]
    Keywords : GIS; web- and mobile GIS; outdoor environment management; contextual design; user-centered design;

    Abstract : Trees, plants, water,playgrounds, green areas and benches are just a few out of many components thatforms a pleasant outdoor environment. Not only are management and maintenancenecessary to keep the environment clean and nice for everybodys well-being, butalso documentation and records of geographic data representing the outdoorenvironment. READ MORE

  5. 5. Private Household Food Waste & How to Reduce It

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Ergonomi och aerosolteknologi

    Author : Peter Skopal; [2019]
    Keywords : household food waste; user centered design; circular economy; smart home application; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : More than one-third of all food produced is wasted in the food chain from production to consumption, where private households represent the largest food waste faction. In turn, water, fertilizer and cropland efficiency is wasted as well. Investigating the stated problem, this paper’s aim is to reduce food waste. READ MORE