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The elusive act of synthesis: Creativity in conceptual design of complex engineering products

Eckert, Claudia; Wyatt, David and Clarkson, John (2009). The elusive act of synthesis: Creativity in conceptual design of complex engineering products. In: ACM Creativity and Cognition 2009, 27-30 Oct 2009, Berkeley, California.

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Abstract

Designing complex engineering products requires efficiency without sacrificing creativity. However, this case study shows creativity is being de-emphasised in favour of mathematical methods, displacing it into R&D and final integration.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item
Copyright Holders: 2009 The Authors
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) > Engineering and Innovation
Faculty of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: International Development & Inclusive Innovation
Item ID: 18615
Depositing User: Users 8128 not found.
Date Deposited: 21 Oct 2009 13:18
Last Modified: 09 Feb 2017 12:46
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/18615
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