prototypes

Designing embodied smart textile services: The role of prototypes for project, community and stakeholders (Doctoral dissertation)

Defense ceremony: Thursday February 18th, 2016, 16:00 at Eindhoven University of Technology. Supervisors/Advisors prof. dr. ir. C.C.M. Hummels (Eindhoven University of Technology), dr.

Assessing Smart Textile Services using Bodily Knowledge of Tangibility

When combining the tangible properties of Smart Textiles (such as the hand of the fabric) with the intangible properties from services (such as dynamic properties and business models) the result can be considered as a Smart Textile Service. …

How Was it Made? Vigour

Vigour is a rehabilitation tool that enables geriatric patients, physiotherapists, doctors, and family to gain more insight into the exercises and progress of a rehabilitation process. A knitted cardigan with integrated stretch sensors monitors the …

Imagining the Prototype

This article reports on the analysis of a design session, employing conversation analysis. In the design session three experts and a designer discuss a prototype of a shirt, which has been developed with the input from these experts. The analysis …

Interactive Prototypes in the Participatory Development of Product-Service Systems

Stakeholders who are part of the development process of a new Product-Service System (PSS) could use interactive prototypes during meetings to exchange different point of views. Based on the findings of a conversation analyst and the reflections of a …