João F. Figueiredo is a Ph.D. Candidate from the MITPortugal Program. His research is focused on the conceptual stages of the design process.

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Publications:
Semiotic Analysis in Perspective: A Frame of Reference to Inform Industrial Design Practice

This paper is aimed at contributing towards the understanding of the process of embedding meaning in products, to inform industrial design practice.

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Design and Technology: A Historical Perspective on the Mediating Role of Technology Between Industrial Design and Engineering

This paper is an historical overview on engineering, industrial design, and their relation with technology, which is considered to have a mediator role between the two referred disciplines.

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Published Online: April 4, 2016

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