Research Projects

Designing acts of kindness to increase others’ well-being

Michelle Johnson
PhD project

Mapping the creative workspace

Katja Thoring
PhD Project

From gloomy to cheerful: Mood regulation by design

Harnessing the role of meaning in products and services to foster eco-sufficient user behavior

Gregor Waltersdorfer

Design with Dilemmas

Deger Ozkaramanli

Positive emotions in human-product interactions

Jay Yoon
PhD project
November 2011 - November 2015

The happiness factor of products

Irene Kamp
Postdoctoral research
May 2012 - April 2013

Darker shades of joy: The contribution of negative emotion in rich product experiences

Steven Fokkinga
PhD project
August 2010 - August 2014

The symbolic value of happiness in products

Mafalda Casais
PhD project
January 2013 - December 2015

Design for Loss

Wan Jou She (Lavender)
PhD project
February 2013 - February 2017