Faculty of Industrial Design Engineering
A firm foundation for designing for positive moods
Thanks to funding in the form of a Vici grant (€ 1.5 million), Prof. Pieter Desmet intends to provide a firm theoretical foundation for designing for well-being.
What exactly is innovation, and how do you innovate an innovation process? These fundamental questions have occupied associate professor Frido Smulders’ mind for years.
Games that are always a success
With her innovative design, Hester Anderiesen Le Riche – PhD candidate at the faculty of Industrial Design Engineering (IDE) – helps elderly people in staying active.
A sweet spot between reality and what's workable in healthcare
IDE designer Bob Groeneveld and psychologist Tessa Dekkers are working together to investigate how patient satisfaction can be improved by tailoring the care as far as possible to suit the individual patient.
These days it’s all about transparency
A conversation with Sicco Santema (professor for 25 years) about innovation, co-operation, and a new type of transparency which is changing everything.
Seeing, understanding and designing the light
On 31 March, Sylvia Pont held her inaugural lecture as Antoni van Leeuwenhoek professor at TU Delft. She conducts research on light and the design of light. In Sylvia Pont’s work, fundamental knowledge and applied design are woven in, out and between each other.