Nordic network for research on communicative product design


Nordcode members
Nordcode events

Gothenburg seminar
(10-11 March 2003)
Helsinki seminar
(1-3 October 2003)
Lyngby seminar
(28-30 April 2004)
Trondheim seminar
(18-20 May 2005)

>>> Oslo seminar
(10-12 May 2006)

Helsinki seminar
(6-8 June 2007)

Lund seminar
(28-30 May 2008)

Doctoral seminars
5th Nordcode Seminar & Workshop
Oslo, May 10-12, 2006

Connecting fields

Does cross-pollination work?


Oslo School of Architecture and Design



Downloadable working papers

Design for industry: a practical framework of form development in automotive design based on design thinking
Shahriman Zainal Abidin UPDATED

Challenging and Expanding the Evolution of Form-modle
(Separate file: Figure 7)
Cheryl Akner-Koler

Development of creative/artistic methods used in an untraditional cross disciplinary context can lead to innovation
Arild Berg

The Background of Interdiciplinary Studies
Hilde Østerås Berntsen

Towards a physically catalysed collaborative design process
Jan Capjon

Models of the mass media as conceptual frameworks for design
Nathan Crilly and P John Clarkson

From a physical design museum towards a virtual design museum. Or how museology, new technologies and design meet
Angeliki Dimaki and Christos E. Dimakis

Design Leadership: Cross-pollinating design and management
Jo Eikeland Roald NEW

The contribution of material culture studies to design
Toke Riis Ebbesen and Susann Vihma 

Industrial design research and reflective practice. (Donald Schön and his lifeworld epistemology)
Martina Maria Keitsch

Design for enskilment: Anthropological insights for interaction design
Kyle Kilbourn

Communicative challenges with dematerialised products
Viktor Hiort af Ornäs

Digital cooperation across disciplines. Exchange of design data in inclusive, complex and hybrid processes
Birger Sevaldson

Communicating design ideas to customers
Harald Skulberg

Exploring and teaching tactility in design
Tom Vavik and Diana Kourennayia

The Meaning of Style: How an analysis of the etymology of the term style could be used to define the line of demarcation between styling and design
Eva Wängelin

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