Skip to Main Content

Advances in Computers and Information in Engineering Research, Volume 1

Editor
John G. Michopoulos
John G. Michopoulos
Search for other works by this author on:
Christiaan J.J. Paredis
Christiaan J.J. Paredis
Search for other works by this author on:
David W. Rosen
David W. Rosen
Search for other works by this author on:
Judy M. Vance
Judy M. Vance
Search for other works by this author on:
ISBN:
9780791860328
No. of Pages:
616
Publisher:
ASME Press
Publication date:
2014

Industrial Design Engineering (IDE) and Engineering Design (ED) are technical domains that have their own specific and intrinsic meanings, processes, procedures, and methods. However, cross-over relations and similarities are also found in approach, structure, behavior and interaction in, for example, a product creation process (PCP) and product engineering process (PEP). In our research framework we focus on the multi-disciplinary, collaborative, and mixed reality representation activities and user interactions in conjunction with hybrid computational design tools. Furthermore, we recognize and adhere to the idiosyncrasies, tacit knowledge, expertise and intuitive skill sets of the individual within the singular and/or collective context. We investigate and test these phenomena through exploration and experimentation in higher education and industry domains. We choose a best-of-both-worlds approach in which we combine the real and virtual realms to assist and support designers and engineers in their representation and presentation processes as shown in Figure 20.1 [1] [2]. The word cloud shows the envisioned Rawshaping paradigm, the words represent and show possible connections for exploration and research. The larger the word or group of words the more importance, notion or meaning within the hypothetical paradigm.

This content is only available via PDF.
Close Modal
This Feature Is Available To Subscribers Only

Sign In or Create an Account

Close Modal
Close Modal