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  • The Nature of biodesigned systems: Directions for HCI

Gough, Philip, Pschetz, Larissa, Ahmadpour, Naseem, Hepburn, Leigh-Anne, Cooper, Claire, Ramirez-Figueroa, Carolina and Catts, Oron, 2020, Book Section, The Nature of biodesigned systems: Directions for HCI DIS' 20 Companion: Companion Publication of the 2020 ACM Designing Interactive Systems Conference. Asociation for Computing Machinery, New York, US, pp. 389-392. ISBN 9781450379878

Abstract or Description:

The nascent field of biodesign uses the biological affordances of organisms to address some user need. These can range from the development of novel materials, which the designer actively investigates, to applications of synthetic biology or the creation of bio-digital hybrid systems. Within biodesign there is a question for interaction design: what will interactive systems look like in a guided and grown environment, rather than a built environment? In this workshop, we will explore new technologies that rely on symbiotic relationships between the user and organisms that participate in interactive systems. The goal of this workshop is to engage the interaction design community in exploring new aspects of designing for living computational systems.

Official URL: https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.1145/3393914.3395908
Subjects: Creative Arts and Design > W200 Design studies > W280 Interactive and Electronic Design
Creative Arts and Design > W200 Design studies > W290 Design studies not elsewhere classified
School or Centre: Research & Innovation
School of Design
Copyright Holders: https://dl.acm.org/doi/10.1145/3393914.3395908
Identification Number or DOI: https://doi.org/10.1145/3393914
Uncontrolled Keywords: interactive systems; synthetic biology; interaction design; bio-digital hybrids; material driven design; biodesign
Date Deposited: 11 Aug 2020 09:27
Last Modified: 11 Aug 2020 09:27
URI: https://researchonline.rca.ac.uk/id/eprint/4448
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