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.
Sustainability is a verbBefore we buy them, our products go through several phases where value is added to them. From cars and washing machines, to laptops and smartphones. Every product starts as a collection of raw materials. These have to be extracted first, after which a series of complex refining, manufacturing and transport processes start. Resources become materials, materials become parts, parts become products.
Professors Conny Bakker and Ruth Mugge talk about sustainability in design.