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Control of wireless-networked lighting in open-plan offices
This paper presents an energy-efficient lighting control system for open-plan offices with two novel features: A versatile ‘plug-and-play’ wireless-networked sensing and actuation system, and aExpand
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Analogies and metaphors in creative design
In our increasingly flat and connected world, skills in innovation and creative design have emerged as key attributes for graduating engineering designers. Metaphors and analogies are commonly voicedExpand
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Wireless Sensor Networks for Commercial Lighting Control : Decision Making with Multi-agent Systems
The application of wireless sensor networks to commercial lighting control provides a practical application that can benefit directly from artificial intelligence techniques. This applicationExpand
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Optimized Design of MEMS by Evolutionary Multi-objective Optimization with Interactive Evolutionary Computation
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We combine interactive evolutionary computation (IEC) with existing evolutionary synthesis software for the design of micromachined resonators and evaluate its effectiveness using human evaluation of the final designs and a test for statistical significance. Expand
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Text analysis for constructing design representations
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This paper introduces a technique for inducing a representation of the design based upon the syntactic patterns contained in the corpus of design documents. Expand
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A Document Analysis Method for Characterizing Design Team Performance
The premise of this research is that the engineering design process is partially driven by achieving consensus and reconciling points of view among team members. Characterizing the quality of theExpand
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Design principles for the information architecture of a SMET education digital library
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This implementation paper introduces principles for the informationarchitecture of an educational digital library, a library with an information architecture designed to meet learners and educators needs. Expand
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Insights on Designers’ Sketching Activities in New Product Design Teams
This paper describes an empirical study of student designers’ sketching activities in new product design teams. A comprehensive list of metrics associated with sketches is identified and theirExpand
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System design and locomotion of SUPERball, an untethered tensegrity robot
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The Spherical Underactuated Planetary Exploration Robot ball (SUPERball) is an ongoing project within NASA Ames Research Center's Intelligent Robotics Group and the Dynamic Tensegrity Robotics Lab (DTRL). Expand
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