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Latest publications:
Furniture Influenced by Ethnicity and Historical Period in Oklahoma’s Native American Territory

This study investigates the furniture history of Oklahoma’s early settlers, as experienced and described by actual residents of the nineteenth-century Indian Territory.

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Published Online: August 4, 2016

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Using Design to Support the Acculturation Process: The Reflective Pyramid Process Model of Cross-Cultural Dress Design

This paper discusses presentation and testing of a modification to the design process proposed by Lin for the creation of cross-cultural products using Althea Goddess Headdress as a case study.

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Published Online: July 6, 2016

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Harnessing the Haptic in Mass Production Seamless Knitwear Technologies

This paper concerns a critical assaying of the impact of seamless knitwear technologies, particularly with respect to the role of design and craft in its applications and outcomes.

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Published Online: July 6, 2016

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Bio-utilization, Bio-inspiration, and Bio-affiliation in Design for Sustainability: : Biotechnology, Biomimicry, and Biophilic Design

The paper discusses biological approaches to design for sustainability, such as "bio-utilization" (as in bio-technology), "bio-inspiration" (as in biomimicry), and "bio-affiliation" (as in Biophilic Design).

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Published Online: May 26, 2016

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Randomized Customization: A Driver for Enhanced Product Value

This paper introduces research on consumer engagement during product customization with toolkits governed by randomized systems, exploring how it influences consumer product emotional attachment and product value enhancement.

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Published Online: April 29, 2016

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The Development of an Herb-Infused Bag that Regenerates Aromatherapy Textiles

This paper describes the development of an herb-infused bag that regenerates aromatherapy garments and has been infused with an herb and printed with a botanical illustration.

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Published Online: April 5, 2016

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Designing Affordances for Direct Interaction

This paper examines the role of affordances for design in the light of new findings from cognitive science and neuroscience and presents a framework for designing for direct interactions.

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Published Online: April 5, 2016

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Designing Sustainable Scenarios: Analysis and Possible Applications of Natural-based Coatings as a Barrier to Oil and Grease in Food Paper Packaging

A research project that suggest how to give grease repellence to food paper packaging without compromising the compostability of the product.

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Published Online: March 3, 2016

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Material and Immaterial: New Product Experience

This article researches the use of smart materials and dynamic sensory features to improve product design.

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Published Online: January 8, 2016

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Patterns, Pleasure, and the Age of Digital Reproduction

This paper examines aesthetics, perception, and brain activity to identify the characteristics of patterns that create pleasure by stimulating positive nerve centers in the brain.

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Published Online: January 8, 2016

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