Latest publications:
The Grain of the Browser: What Designers Should Know about the Craft of Web Design

This article address the often problematic inclusion of web technologies in design education by clarifying what constitutes "working knowledge" via an exploration of the browser as medium.

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Published Online: November 18, 2016

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A Process of Hybridization: Design = Mindfulness + Cognition

This article discusses "Design Flows" as a hybrid design process combining mindfulness and cognition. The process is supported by the "3M" scale, classifying thinking into mechanical, mental, and mindful areas.

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Contemporary Digital Technology’s Implications for Learning Environments and its Users: Review of Literature

This literature review examines cross-disciplinary understanding of learning environments in response to the recent proliferation of wireless mobile technology and its impact on generational learning preferences and learning performance.

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Published Online: November 17, 2016

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Novice Visual Communication Design Students’ Awareness of Design Process

This article discusses how a design process diary/journal facilitated student learning and meta-cognitive awareness of the design process.

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Published Online: November 17, 2016

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Trust = Utility + Security: Designing for that Elusive Quality in Cloud Computing

This paper describes how Thriving Systems Theory can be applied to help design more secure and therefore more trustworthy components and services in cloud computing.

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Published Online: November 9, 2016

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A Multisensory Approach for Perfume Packaging Design: The Correspondence between Visual and Olfactory Stimuli

A discussion of new packaging paradigms in light of the importance of user's experience. The importance of packaging's visual design must be consonant with the product it contains.

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Published Online: November 3, 2016

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Obamacare: Visual Rhetoric in Newspapers

This paper analyzes the first pages of American newspapers (published the day after Obamacare was confirmed by the Supreme Court) in order to identify strategies of visual rhetoric.

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Published Online: November 2, 2016

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A Retrospect on Social Housing in Greece: The Case of Refugee Dwellings

This paper discusses the contemporary condition of the refugee dwellings constructed during the 1930s in Greece. Ιllustrated examples explain the cause of contemporary urban disunion.

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Published Online: October 25, 2016

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Outside In: Using the Animation of the Weather to Improve Building Occupants’ Well-Being and Raise Awareness of Passive Energy and Rainwater Saving

An exploration of how the natural movements of sunlight, wind, and rain can be used to reduce stress in building occupants while increasing the visibility of underused sustainable practices.

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Published Online: October 25, 2016

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Relational Dialectic and Durational Simultaneity: A Meta-Model in Design Education

An examination of the possibilities engendered by a pedagogical meta-model approach to context analysis and design studio praxis.

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Published Online: October 25, 2016

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