Discover Design is about the science behind design. Here you can read the stories of researchers at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft. In both words and images, you will discover the scientific questions on which they work and the solutions they present.
Is there a future for cash?Igo Boerrigter, master student at the Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft, was commissioned by De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB), the central bank of the Netherlands, to analyse the current use of cash. Based on this analysis he made recommendations for a sustainable, usable and affordable cash system for the future. He also devised a more user-friendly alternative to coins.
Podcast: Out of the BlueIf you’re interested in how a sustainable design professor got mixed up in a global-scale lawsuit between tech giants Samsung and Apple, this is for you. Want to know why innovating is so hard, and why there is no campus radio in Delft? Join our very own Ianus Keller, Teacher of Practice at Industrial Design Engineering, and listen to the stories of our designers, researchers and teachers.
In our first episode Jasper van Kuijk tells about designing coloured TV-lighting, public transportation ticketing systems, and why you should not let designers do their thing.