JiscMail Logo
Email discussion lists for the UK Education and Research communities

Help for PHD-DESIGN Archives


PHD-DESIGN Archives

PHD-DESIGN Archives


PHD-DESIGN@JISCMAIL.AC.UK


View:

Message:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Topic:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

By Author:

[

First

|

Previous

|

Next

|

Last

]

Font:

Proportional Font

LISTSERV Archives

LISTSERV Archives

PHD-DESIGN Home

PHD-DESIGN Home

PHD-DESIGN  March 2013

PHD-DESIGN March 2013

Options

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Subscribe or Unsubscribe

Log In

Log In

Get Password

Get Password

Subject:

Investigating the impact of embedded knowledge in cultural artifacts for enrichment of design procedure

From:

Hamid Reza Nematzadeh <[log in to unmask]>

Reply-To:

PhD-Design - This list is for discussion of PhD studies and related research in Design <[log in to unmask]>

Date:

Sat, 9 Mar 2013 20:58:43 +0330

Content-Type:

multipart/mixed

Parts/Attachments:

Parts/Attachments

text/plain (29 lines) , myth-design.pdf (29 lines) , Unknown Name (12 lines)

Hi
Dear all list members
This is Hamidreza  Nematzadeh. My research areas are design thinking, design process, design methodology and design and social and cultural context, emotional design. Since  I was a Master student I've been working on a specific research project related to my research area.
In my project I am supposed to overcome ethnocentric rationalism beyond so-called functional and modern design theories. Specifically the role of mythical thought in transferring human knowledge would be investigated. The main problem is that majority of design theories have been concentrated on scientific aspects of human activities, eliminating the element of culture. The results would be designed artifacts based on mythology, to be evaluated and improved by users of target culture.
The aim of this project is defined within domain of generative design research and generative design tools, emphasizing the role of deep and latent thought of user in investigating novel product concepts (Sanders & Stappers). Current research was focusing on involving the user in knowledge generation through making, performing or imagination of an ideal product. This project claims that deep and tacit layers of user are embedded within their own culture. Such a layer has not been fully recognized, nor there tools or methods in order to achieve it. The main objectives of this proposal is:
a. Investigating the role of mythical thought in generating human knowledge and the procedure of knowledge transfer through myth
b. Exploration and formulation of the mythical thought behind existing products, embedding a hypothesis that even western artifacts and scientific view have their own mythical infrastructure
Generating tools and methods in order to apply mythical thought in product design and ability to assess the consequences of such an application through appropriate simulation methods  and techniques.
The initial result of my project which I presented in some international conferences has been engaged me to work on this project as a PhD project.  So these days I am looking for a good university where I can work on my project as a PhD student. I posted the short here if any of you could help me.
I was wondering  if list members could let me know what you think of my research idea and share knowledge and experience regarding this with, as we as I would be so appreciate to help me find
For further information in relation to my research idea I would be so pleased to be at your service thorough below emails.
[log in to unmask]
[log in to unmask]
I've attached an article relating to my PhD idea which i presented in DRS2012.

Thanks in advance
Warm regards
Hamidreza
 



-----------------------------------------------------------------
PhD-Design mailing list  <[log in to unmask]>
Discussion of PhD studies and related research in Design
Subscribe or Unsubscribe at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/phd-design
-----------------------------------------------------------------



Sent from my iPad ----------------------------------------------------------------- PhD-Design mailing list <[log in to unmask]> Discussion of PhD studies and related research in Design Subscribe or Unsubscribe at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/phd-design -----------------------------------------------------------------

Top of Message | Previous Page | Permalink

JiscMail Tools


RSS Feeds and Sharing


Advanced Options


Archives

October 2019
September 2019
August 2019
July 2019
June 2019
May 2019
April 2019
March 2019
February 2019
January 2019
December 2018
November 2018
October 2018
September 2018
August 2018
July 2018
June 2018
May 2018
April 2018
March 2018
February 2018
January 2018
December 2017
November 2017
October 2017
September 2017
August 2017
July 2017
June 2017
May 2017
April 2017
March 2017
February 2017
January 2017
December 2016
November 2016
October 2016
September 2016
August 2016
July 2016
June 2016
May 2016
April 2016
March 2016
February 2016
January 2016
December 2015
November 2015
October 2015
September 2015
August 2015
July 2015
June 2015
May 2015
April 2015
March 2015
February 2015
January 2015
December 2014
November 2014
October 2014
September 2014
August 2014
July 2014
June 2014
May 2014
April 2014
March 2014
February 2014
January 2014
December 2013
November 2013
October 2013
September 2013
August 2013
July 2013
June 2013
May 2013
April 2013
March 2013
February 2013
January 2013
December 2012
November 2012
October 2012
September 2012
August 2012
July 2012
June 2012
May 2012
April 2012
March 2012
February 2012
January 2012
December 2011
November 2011
October 2011
September 2011
August 2011
July 2011
June 2011
May 2011
April 2011
March 2011
February 2011
January 2011
December 2010
November 2010
October 2010
September 2010
August 2010
July 2010
June 2010
May 2010
April 2010
March 2010
February 2010
January 2010
December 2009
November 2009
October 2009
September 2009
August 2009
July 2009
June 2009
May 2009
April 2009
March 2009
February 2009
January 2009
December 2008
November 2008
October 2008
September 2008
August 2008
July 2008
June 2008
May 2008
April 2008
March 2008
February 2008
January 2008
December 2007
November 2007
October 2007
September 2007
August 2007
July 2007
June 2007
May 2007
April 2007
March 2007
February 2007
January 2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998


JiscMail is a Jisc service.

View our service policies at https://www.jiscmail.ac.uk/policyandsecurity/ and Jisc's privacy policy at https://www.jisc.ac.uk/website/privacy-notice

Secured by F-Secure Anti-Virus CataList Email List Search Powered by the LISTSERV Email List Manager