PUBLICATIONS


 

2017

Ayala, C., Rognoli, V. (in preparation, available upon request). The New Materials Aesthetics, Do-It-Yourself (DIY) Materials as triggers of new sensorial experiences. To appear in Proceedings of the International Conference Design for the Next - EAD12, June 12-14, Rome, Italy.

Ayala, C., Rognoli, V., Karana, E. (in preparation, available upon request). Five Kingdoms of DIY Materials for Design. To appear in Proceedings of International Conference on Experiential Knowledge - EKSIG2017, June 19-20, Delft, the Netherlands.

Barati, B., Karana, E., Foole, M. (in review, available upon request). Experience Prototyping Smart Material Composites. In proceedings of EKSIG 2017.

Barati, B., Karana, E., & Hekkert, P. (in review, available upon request). Understanding The Experiential Qualities of Light Touch Matters: Toward a Tool Kit. Journal of Artifact.

Camere, S., and Karana, E. (in review, available upon request). Growing Materials for Product Design. To appear in Proceedings of International Conference on Experiential Knowledge - EKSIG2017, June 19-20, Delft, the Netherlands.

Jansen, K., Claus, S., Barati, B. (2017). Designing of a semi-transparent Electroluminescent Umbrella. In Proceedings of Smart System Integration.

Karana, E., Blauwhoff, D., Hultink, E. J., Camere, S. (in preparation, available upon request), When The Material Grows: A Case Of Material Driven Design

Majumdar, P., Karana, E., Ghazal, S., & Sonneveld, M. (in review, available upon request). The Plastic Bakery: A Case of Material Driven Design 

Majumdar, P., & Banerjee, S. (2017). The Challenges to Sustainable Growth of the Micro Scale Kuhila Craft Industry in India (6th International Conference on Research and Design, iCoRD’17)                                                                                                               

Majumdar, P., Ji, S., & Banerjee, S. (2017). Disconnect between Consumer Preferences of Young-Urban Buyers and the Value Proposition of the Rattan and Bamboo Furniture Industry in Assam (6th International Conference on Research and Design, iCoRD’17)


2016

Barati, B., Karana, E., Jansen, K., & Hekkert, P. (2016, February). Functional Demonstrators to Support Understanding of Smart Materials. In Proceedings of the TEI'16: Tenth International Conference on Tangible, Embedded, and Embodied Interaction (pp. 386-391). ACM.

Camere, S., Schifferstein, H.N.J. & Bordegoni, M. (2016). Materializing experiential visions into sensory properties. The use of the Experience Map. In Proceedings of Design and Emotion 2016, September 27-30 (pp.201-210) (Best Paper Award)

Karana E., Pedgley O., Rognoli V., Korsunsky, A. (2016). Emerging Material Experiences, The Journal of Materials and Design, 90: 1248–1250. 

Karana, E., Giaccardi, E., Stamhuis, N., Goossensen, J., (2016), The Tuning Of Materials: A Designer’s Journey. In the Proceedings of the ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS), Pages 619-631, Brisbane, Australia. (Best Paper Award)

Krista, O., Karana, E., Soto-Faraco, S. (2016). Perception of Naturalness in Textiles, The Journal of Materials and Design, 90: 1192–1199. 

Parisi S., Rognoli V., Ayala C. (2016). Designing Materials Experiences through Passing of Time, Material Driven Design Method applied to Mycelium based Composites. In: Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Design & Emotion, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 2016 pp.239-255                             

Robbins, H., Giaccardi, E., Karana, E., (2016), Traces as an approach to Design for Focal Things and Practices, NordiCHI '16, October 23 – 27, Gothenburg, Sweden. ACM, 2016. DOI: 10.1145/2971485.2971538. 

Robbins, Holly; Elisa Giaccardi; and Elvin Karana. “Politics of Impermanence: Traces of Use as a Design Strategy for Technologies.” Workshop: Things Fall Apart; Unpacking the Temporalities of Impermanence for HCI. NordiCHI’16: 11th Nordic Conference on Human-Computer Interaction. October 24, 2016, Gothenburg, Sweden. ACM, 2016

Rognoli V., Ayala C., Parisi S., (2016). The emotional value of Do-it-yourself materials. In: Proceedings of 10th International Conference on Design & Emotion, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, September 2016. Pp. 233-241.


2015

Ayala, C. (2015)“The Basis of Processes - Experimenting with Food to Re-Shape the Industry Language” In: Cumulus Milan-The Virtuous Circle Proceedings (pp.84) ISBN: 978-88-386-7485-3

Barati, B., Karana, E., & Hekkert, P., Jönsthövel, I. (2015, November). Designing with an Underdeveloped Computational Composite for Materials Experience. In Proceedings of EKSIG 2015: Experiential Knowledge Special Interest Group.

Barati, B., Karana, E, Hekkert, P. (2015, October). From Way Finding in the Dark to Interactive CPR Trainer: Designing with Computational Composites. In Proceedings of DesForm 2015.

Barati, B., Karana, E., Sekulovski, D., & Pont, S. C. (2015). Retail lighting and textiles: Designing a lighting probe set. Lighting Research and Technology, 1-22.

Giaccardi, E., Karana, E. (2015). Foundations of Materials Experience: An Approach for HCI. In Proceedings of CHI 2015. Seoul, South Korea. ACM Press: 2447-2456. (S)

Karana, E., Barati, B., Rognoli, V., & Zeeuw Van Der Laan, A. (2015). Material driven design (MDD): A method to design for material experiences. International journal of design, 19 (2) 2015.

Karana E., Pedgley O., Rognoli V., (2015). On Materials Experience. Design Issues. Volume 31, Number 3, Summer 2015. (S)

Pedgley, O., Rognoli, V., Karana, E., (2015). Materials Experience as a Foundation for Materials and Design Education. International Journal of Technology and Design Education, August 2015: 1-18.

Robbins, H., Giaccardi, E., Karana, E., D’Olivio. (2015). Understanding and Designing with (and for) Material Traces. Journal of Studies in Material Thinking. Volume 13, Paper 3. (S)               

Robbins, Holly; Elisa Giaccardi; and Elvin Karana. “De-Commodifying the Device: A Materialist Design Approach for Communication With and Through Connected Objects.” Workshop: The Future of Making: Where Industrial and Personal Fabrication Meet. Critical Alternatives 2015. Aarhus, Denmark. August 2015. 

Rognoli, V., Bianchini, M., Maffei, S., Karana, E. (2015). DIY Materials. The Journal of Materials and Design, 86: 692-702. (S)

Rognoli V., (2015). Dynamism and imperfection as emerging materials experiences. A case study. In: Proceedings of DesForm 2015 - Aesthetics of Interaction: Dynamic, Multisensory, Wise. 9th International Conference on Design and Semantics of Form and Movement, Politecnico di Milano, IT; 10/2015

Rognoli, V., Ayala, C., Parisi, S. (2015).“The material experiences as DIY-Materials: self production of wool filled starch based composite (NeWool)” In: Making Futures Journal Vol IV, Plymouth College of Art. ISSN 2042-1664  


2014

Ayala, C. Patiño, L. (2014) “Estrategias para mejorar las prácticas de la enseñanza y el aprendizaje de los materiales y los procesos para el diseño de productos en colombia”. Revista MasD N°14, Vol. 8 (ISSN 2027-095X) 

Ayala, C. (2014). “Experimenting With Materials – A Source For Designers To Give Meaning To New Applications” In: The colors of care: Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Design and Emotion 2014 (pp. 408-417). ISBN: 978-958-774-070-7

De Pauw, I., Karana, E., Kandachar, P.V, (2014), Assessing Sustainability in Nature-Inspired Design, Journal of Sustainable Engineering, 8: 5-13.

De Pauw, I., Karana, E., Kandachar, P.V., Poppelaars, F. (2014), Comparing Biomimicry and Cradle to Cradle with Ecodesign: a Case Study of Student Design Projects, The Journal of Cleaner Production, 78: 174–183.

Giaccardi, E., Karana, E., Robbins, H., D’Olivio. (2014). Growing Traces on Objects of Daily Use: A Product Design Perspective for HCI. The ACM Conference on Designing Interactive Systems (DIS): 473-482. (S) (Honorable Mention)

Hekkert, P. and Karana, E., (2014). Designing Material Experience. Materials Experience: Fundamentals of Materials and Design, 1st Ed., Editors: E. Karana, O. Pedgley, V. Rognoli, Butterworth-Heinemann: Elsevier, UK: 3-11.

Karana, E., Nijkamp, N. (2014), Fiberness, reflectiveness and roughness in the characterization of natural and high quality materials, The Journal of Cleaner Production, 68: 252–260. (S)

Karana E., Pedgley O., Rognoli V., (2014). Materials Experience: Fundamentals of Materials and Design, 1st Ed., Butterworth-Heinemann: Elsevier, UK. (376 pages) (S)

Karana E., Pedgley O., Rognoli V., (2014). Introduction to Materials Experience, In Materials Experience: Fundamentals of Materials and Design, 1st Ed., Editors: E. Karana, O. Pedgley, V. Rognoli, Butterworth-Heinemann: Elsevier, UK: xxv-xxxiii. (S)

Lussenburg, K., Van Der Velden, N., Doubrovski, Z., Geraedts, J., Karana, E. (2014). Designing with 3D Printed Textiles: A case study of Material Driven Design. In the Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Additive Technologies, Vienna. 

Rognoli V., and Karana, E., (2014). Towards a New Materials Aesthetic Based on Imperfection and Graceful Ageing, In Materials Experience: Fundamentals of Materials and Design, 1st Ed., Editors: E. Karana, O. Pedgley, V. Rognoli, Butterworth-Heinemann: Elsevier, UK: 145-153. (S)


2013

De Pauw I., Karana E, Kandachar, P.V. (2013), Cradle to Cradle in Product Development: A Case Study of Closed-Loop Design. In the Proceedings of the 20th CIRP International Conference on Life Cycle Engineering; pg. 37-52.

Muñoz, L., Ayala, C. (2013)“Estudio De La Compatibilidad Geométrica De Sub-Sistemas Para El Diseño De Un Vehículo Híbrido Todoterreno” Scientia Et Technica v.18 (pp.321 - 326), ISSN: 0122-1701


2012

De Pauw I., Kandachar P., Karana E., (2012), Nature-inspired design strategies in sustainable product development: a case-study of student projects, In the Proceedings of Design 2012, International Conference, Cavtat, Croatia.

Karana, E., (2012), Characterization of ‘natural’ and ‘high-quality’ materials to improve perception of bio-plastics, The Journal of Cleaner Production, 37: 316-325. (S)

Mink S., Karana E., (2012), Ape & Banana: A new user experience for collecting bio-based disposables at festivals, In the Proceedings of 8th International Conference on Design & Emotion, London, UK

Spitas C., Badke-Schaub P., Spitas V., Rajabalinejad M., Karana E. (2012), Creating a research environment for the evaluation of design education in embodiment design, In the Proceedings of Design 2012, International Conference, Cavtat, Croatia.

Taekema J., Karana E., (2012), Creating awareness on natural fibre composites in design, In the Proceedings of Design 2012, International Conference, Cavtat, Croatia. (S)


2011

Ayala, C. Quijano, A, Ruge, C. (2011) “Los materiales como medio para estimular procesos de creación” Dearq v.8 (pp.44 - 53), ISSN: 2011-3188

Karana, E. (2011). Materials Selection in Design: From Research to Education, The 1st International Symposium of CUMULUS Association and DRS for Design Education Researchers, Paris, France.

Rognoli V., Karana E. & Pedgley O. (2011), Natural fibre composites in product design: an investigation into material perception and acceptance, In the proceedings of International Conference on Designing Pleasurable Products and Interfaces (DPPI), 22-25 June, Milan.