The mission of the Product Development research group is to enhance scientific knowledge that empowers the creation of innovative products to improve human well-being.
Changing socio-economic context and technological and scientific evolution provide opportunities and challenges for society and industry. This research group aims at enhancing scientific knowledge that integrates human, technological and economic insights into problem solving methods that enable the development of innovative products and product services with a focus towards human centred design.
Research in Product Development aims to improve human well-being through:
- Integration of recent human, technological and economic scientific insights
- Development of problem solving design processes and techniques
- Development of scientifically validated verification techniques in product design processes
- Collaboration with industrial and academic partners