Experience, Context of Use and the User-Product Interaction Design
Chamorro-Koc, Marianella, Popovic, Vesna, & Emmison, Michael (2007) Experience, Context of Use and the User-Product Interaction Design. In IASDR07: International Association of Societies of Design Research 2007, Emerging Trends in Design Research, 12-15 November 2007, Hong Kong.
One of the evolving topics in design research is the study of experience as a source of inspiration for the design of more enjoyable user-product interactions. An issue that escapes these studies is the way in which human experience and a product's contextual information trigger users' understanding of a product's use. This paper introduces research that investigates how people's experience influence their understanding of a product's use. Findings of this study are translated into design principles that explain: (i) relationships between aspects of human experience and particular aspects of product usability, and (ii) areas of experience in which designers' and users' concepts of product usability show differences and similarities. The application of these design principles to a design process is trialled with a design tool (ECEDT); the trial verifies that these principles can assist the design of user-product interactions during the early stages of the design process.
Impact and interest:
Citation countsare sourced monthly fromand citation databases.
These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.
Citations counts from theindexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.
Full-text downloadsdisplays the total number of times this work’s files (e.g., a PDF) have been downloaded from QUT ePrints as well as the number of downloads in the previous 365 days. The count includes downloads for all files if a work has more than one.
|Item Type:||Conference Paper|
|Additional Information:||The contents of this conference can be freely accessed online via the conference's web page (see hypertext link).|
|Keywords:||experience, context, of, use, product design, usability|
|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > BUILT ENVIRONMENT AND DESIGN (120000) > DESIGN PRACTICE AND MANAGEMENT (120300)|
|Divisions:||Past > QUT Faculties & Divisions > Faculty of Built Environment and Engineering|
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 2007 School of Design, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University|
|Copyright Statement:||No part of this publication may be reproduced in any form without written permission of The Hong Kong Polytechnic University School of Design.|
|Deposited On:||19 Aug 2008|
|Last Modified:||29 Feb 2012 23:31|
Repository Staff Only: item control page