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Product Evaluation Methods and Their Applications

Popovic, Vesna (1997) Product Evaluation Methods and Their Applications. In Seppala, Pentti, Luopajarvi, Tuulikki, Nygard, Clas-Hakan, & Mattila, Markku (Eds.) IEA 97 Congress, June 29 - July 4, 1997, Tampere, Finland.

Abstract

This paper discusses methods and techniques to be used for an ergonomic evaluation of products, product interfaces and systems. In this context evaluation is seen as a part of the design process that interacts with all design stages. It plays an integral role in it and is concerned with assuring a high degree of likelihood of the user’s acceptance. Traditional and new evaluation methods such as task analysis, checklists, TA (talk/think aloud) protocols, CAD simulation are addressed.

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ID Code: 1439
Item Type: Conference Paper
Keywords: evaluation methods, product design
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > DESIGN PRACTICE AND MANAGEMENT (120300) > Design Innovation (120302)
Divisions: Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering
Copyright Owner: Copyright 1997 (please consult author)
Deposited On: 27 May 2005
Last Modified: 02 Feb 2012 19:45

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