Collaborations

See also the projects page for examples of the collaboration projects we’ve done in the past.

Three PhD projects on design for mood regulation

From October 2018 onwards, three PhD projects are available in the “design for mood regulation” research project. Job description For these projects, we are looking for three ambitious PhD candidates…

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Library of Interaction Qualities (closed)

Research internship opportunity: Library of Interaction Qualities Emotions like joy, contentment, love, interest, amusement, and pride, are evoked by different eliciting conditions and they also differ in how they influence…

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Effect of Design on Mood

We developed a picture scale that measures mood in a quick and user-friendly way. The aim of this study is to (a) test the test the tool by comparing it…

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Happiness profiles for products

Currently we are working on developing a happiness profiling tool for products. The aim of this tool is to get an indication of the contribution to enduring happiness of a…

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Diversity of Happiness & Diversity of Design

Design for happiness can be targeted to enhance different components of subjective well-being – some are more of hedonic, some more of eudaimonic nature. Furthermore, different roles that design can…

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Tiny-Task – happiness-enhancing product-service system

Tiny-task is a concept for a product service system that aims to enable and inspire people to engage in activities that enhance their happiness. A study has indicated that tiny-task…

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Meaningful Design

We are working on a classification of ways in which design can contribute to well-being. The aim of the study is to collect examples of meaningful products and see how…

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Negative emotions for Social change

How can designers use negative emotions in product experiences that have a positive impact? In this Design & Emotion pre-conference workshop, twenty students from TU Delft and Central Saint Martins…

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D&E for Pepsico Chicago

In december 2011 twenty students of the elective Design for emotion and subjective well-being went to Chicago to do a special case-study in collaboration with Pepsico. Thanks to the inspiring…

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House of happiness

People want to be happy: a happy life is a desirable life. Can you design for that? In other words, can you design products that make a positive contribution to…

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The happiness kitchen

People want to be happy: a happy life is a desirable life. Can you design for that? In other words, can you design products that make a positive contribution to…

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