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Elements to the development of a creativity technique

Medeiros Leopoldino, Kleidson; Aguirre González, Mario; de Oliveira Ferreira, Paula; de Melo, David; de Vasconcelos, Rafael // 2017

Understood as a skill, and present at different levels in the human being, creativity can be developed spontaneously and not spontaneously. Spontaneously from the interaction between endogenous and exogenous...

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Kansei modeling methodology for multisensory UX design

Yanagisawa, Hideyoshi (1); Miyazaki, Chihiro (1); Bouchard, Carole (2) // 2017

Through a time-series of user experience(UX), multiple senses, such as vision, hearing, and touch, interact with a product. Cross-modal studies have shown that multiple senses interact each other and change...

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Design variation through richness of rules embedded in LEGO bricks

Mathias, David; Boa, Duncan; Hicks, Ben; Snider, Chris; Bennett, Peter; Taylor, Colin // 2017

Design rules govern the design process by imposing constraints on the development of a product. Examples of design rules include engineering standards, regulations, standard operating procedures and existing...

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The emotive qualities of patterns: Insights for design

Urquhart, Lewis William Robert; Wodehouse, Andrew // 2017

The role of pattern use in the visual arts has not been fully analysed in terms of its emotive and semantic values. Patterns have played a dominant role in art, architecture and design for thousands of...

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Multisensory product development

Fels, Antonia; Falk, Björn; Schmitt, Robert // 2017

The sensory design of products plays an important role in the customer’s overall assessment of quality. While sensory design comprises of visual, acoustic and haptic aspects, the combination of these aspects...

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Studying design fixation with a computer-based task

Neroni, Maria Adriana; Vasconcelos, Luis Arthur; Crilly, Nathan // 2017

The term ‘design fixation’ refers to a phenomenon where designers unknowingly limit the space within which they search for solutions. In an attempt to study this phenomenon experimentally, researchers...

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Modal shifts in concentration indicate creativity

Nguyen, Philon; Zeng, Yong // 2017

Modal shifts are said to indicate heightened creativity in the conceptual design process. These modal shifts are traditionally detected using concurrent verbal protocols. However, it is known that verbal...

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Ekphrasis as a design method

Gero, John (1,2) // 2017

Ekphrasis is the expression of a concept that is represented in the medium of one domain in the medium of another domain. This paper presents the results from exploring the concept of ekphrasis as the...

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