interaction design

Designing Predictive Tools for Personalized Functionalities in Knitted Performance Wear

Developments of advanced textile manufacturing techniques---such as 3D body-forming knitwear machinery---allows the production of almost finalized garments, which require little to no further production steps to finalize the garment. Moreover, …

Body Inspired Design for Knitted Body-Protection Wearables

In this provocation, we aim to show that body inspired design techniques can be used to inspire the development process of advanced functional knitting technologies. We believe that approaching this area from the perspective of industrial and …

Designing Personalized Movement-based Representations to Support Yoga

An inherent consequence of the turn to a third-wave HCI is the need to design for diversity in interaction and therefore a need for personalization of movement-based interactions, based on each's skills and characteristics. However, one of the major …

Growth plan for an inspirational test-bed of smart textile services

In this pictorial we visualize the growth plan for an inspirational test-bed of smart textile product service systems. The goal of the test-bed is to inspire and inform the Dutch creative industries of textile, interaction and service design to …

Interaction design for supporting communication between Chinese sojourners

In our global village, distance is not a barrier anymore for traveling. People experience new cultures and face accompanying difficulties in order to live anywhere. Social support can help these sojourners to cope with difficulties, such as culture …

Food for Talk: Phototalk in the Context of Sharing a Meal

Photographic mementos are important signifiers of our personal memories. Rather than simply passive representations of memories to ?preserve? the past, these photos are actively displayed and consumed in the context of everyday behavior and social …