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Latest publications:
Reflections on the Collaborative Processes from Buchanan's Argument

Based on the argument and methods of Richard Buchanan (1995), this paper demonstrates the need to identify rhetorical perspectives about the origin of collaborative processes in design history.

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Reclaiming a Virtual Sense of Place

This research investigates effective representation methods where the client has more opportunities to interact during the design process to better understand the virtual/spatial sense of place.

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Published Online: January 4, 2017

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Configuring Time for Creativity: How to Optimize the Ideation Process in Design Thinking Workshops

This study investigates how time configuration increases the creative performance of ideation sessions. Analyzing 13195 ideas from 56 graphic design students, three hypothesis tests revealed surprisingly large effect sizes (57-72%).

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Published Online: October 19, 2016

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Understanding the Capacity of Emotion in Decision-making for Designers in Design Process Management

This study provides insights on how designers could manage their own design processes and confirms the importance of emotion in the design process.

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Published Online: August 18, 2016

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Dealing with Uncertainties in Sustainable Consumer Product Designs

This paper identifies four types of "product uncertainties" and eight types of "consumer uncertainties" related to launching sustainable consumer products.

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Published Online: August 18, 2016

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The Lens of the Lab: Design Challenges in Scientific Software

This study discusses key aspects of professional scientific software and proposes a Design Lens to facilitate design practices applied to that type of software, fostering innovative and improved user experience.

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Published Online: August 2, 2016

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Automation in Luxury Hotel Architecture in Brazil and Argentina: An Overview of the Uses of Technology in Hotels in Latin American Contexts

This research interprets the use of information technologies in space (and specifically, in the space of so-called luxury hotel architecture in Brazil and Argentina).

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Published Online: July 28, 2016

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Problem Space and Solution Space Practice in Design Methods in Relation to Exotelic and Autotelic Experience: A Theoretical Exploration

A theoretical exploration of the practice of problem space and solution space in prescriptive and descriptive design methods and the connection of the practice with exotelic and autotelic experience.

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Published Online: June 21, 2016

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Engagement and Willingness to Pay for Short Form Animation Content Online

This is an investigation into consumer engagement and willingness to pay for short form animation content online. Results indicate dynamic pricing models may be effective in monetising such content.

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Published Online: May 5, 2016

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Architecture and Ethnography: Preliminary Reflections on the Structure and Organization of Architectural Practice

This paper explores crossovers between architectural practice and ethnography, with an emphasis on management structures and their relationship to organisational models.

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Published Online: April 5, 2016

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