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Kuijer, S.C. (author), De Jong, A.M. (author)
Heating of dwellings forms a significant portion of societies energy use and is increasing. One way of approaching the problem from a sustainable design point of view is to offer thermal comfort in a more energy efficient way. However, the idea of offering comfort to passive receptors (i.e. people) has been argued to be problematic for energy...
conference paper 2010
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Papantoniou, L. (author), De Jong, A.M. (author), Crul, M.R.M. (author), Geelen, D.V. (author), Van Lieshout, M. (author)
Industrial designers are used to applying their skills to modify or change user’s behaviour, inducing attributes to the product to empower/inhibit the use into a certain direction (e.g. scripts). These approaches might bring the desired results, and modify behaviour to one that favors sustainability. Such approaches, however, have a major defect...
conference paper 2010
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De Jong, A.M. (author), Mazé, R. (author)
In our research, we have been expanding our conceptual and methodological frames of reference as designers, in order to explore the complexity of factors involved in environmental sustainability and the consequent challenges posed for design research. In this paper, we discuss some of these issues in user-centered and sustainable design, drawing...
conference paper 2010
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Kuijer, L. (author), De Jong, A.M. (author)
This paper describes a method for insight generation for sustainable innovations. The method takes a practice oriented approach aiming for product ideas for practice level innovations. The method was applied in a case study on the practice of bathing. Insights on sustainable bathing innovations were gathered during a two-week period in which...
conference paper 2009
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Matsuhashi, N. (author), Kuijer, L. (author), De Jong, A.M. (author)
This paper explores a design method to generate insights for designing less resource-intensive forms of everyday life. This study takes the assumption that looking at cultural diversity can widen the variety of insights which can be used as a source of inspiration for designing sustainable practices. However, there is a lack of clear-cut...
conference paper 2009
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De Jong, A.M. (author)
doctoral thesis 2002
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