Search for dissertations about: "industridesign"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 12 swedish dissertations containing the word industridesign.

  1. 1. Furniture for Later Life: Design Based on Older People’s Experiences of Furniture in Three Housing Forms

    University dissertation from Department of Design Sciences, Faculty of Engineering, Lund University

    Author : Oskar Jonsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Furniture design; Product experiences; Human-furniture relationships; User-centered design; Aging population;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Denna doktorsavhandling i industridesign handlar om utmaningarna och möjligheterna att möta demografiska förskjutningarna och de förmodade förväntningarna hos dagens och morgondagens äldre generationer. Bakgrunden är avsaknaden av möbler som motsvarar efterfrågan hos äldre konsumenter och bristande kunskap om relationerna mellan möbler och äldre människor i hem- och vårdmiljöer. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bling? Roles and Contradictions in Design

    University dissertation from Division of Industrial Design, Lund University

    Author : Despina Christoforidou; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2013]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Designers’ roles; Bling; breach; contradictions; cultural norms and values; informed provocation.;

    Abstract : In their professional practice, designers serve different roles as experts in user behaviour, taste experts and conveyors of symbolic meaning. Combining these roles, however, is not necessarily unproblematic, especially so in contexts that are incongruent with the personal preferences of the designer. READ MORE

  3. 3. Beyond the Product – Enabling design services in small and medium sized enterprises

    University dissertation from Division of Industrial Design, Lund University

    Author : Magnus Eneberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2015]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Service dominant logic; Small and medium sized enterprises; Activity theory; Organizational change; Organizational learning; Design management;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Många industridesignkonsultföretag har som ambition att anta en strategisk roll i sina kundföretag. Design ses i detta sammanhang som ett viktigt konkurrensmedel med en kreativ process som stödjer en innovationsdriven verksamhet. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Enabling Service of the Industrial Design Consultancy: A Change of Focus from Goods- to Service Dominant Logic

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Magnus Eneberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Enabling Service; Industrial design; Service dominant logic; Strategic growth;

    Abstract : Design has received increased attention not least of all in the business press and journals. The concept of design thinking – how to approach problems in a designerly way – is sometimes attributed as being the savior of business, making companies creative and innovative. READ MORE

  5. 5. Experience of furniture in homes: Creating conditions for the design with consideration to people in the third age

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Oskar Jonsson; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2011]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Furniture Design; User Experiences; Aging Population; User-centred Design; People in the Third Age;

    Abstract : This licentiate thesis in industrial design concerns the challenge and opportunity to meet the demographic changes and the future senior market. The aim is to explore how various user-centered design methods can be combined, modified and practiced to create conditions for the design of totally new or improved products. READ MORE