Introduction of Design Information and Kowledge
Design information and knowledge research is a field dedicated to exploring the management, dissemination, and utilization of information and knowledge within the design domain.
Design Knowledge Management:
Investigating strategies and tools for capturing, organizing, and sharing design-related knowledge within organizations, facilitating knowledge transfer and collaboration among designers.
Design Information Retrieval and Search:
Examining methods and technologies for efficient information retrieval and search in design databases, repositories, and digital libraries, enhancing designers’ access to relevant resources.
Knowledge Representation in Design:
Exploring models and ontologies for representing design knowledge.Enabling automated reasoning, knowledge discovery, and decision support in design tasks.
Design Information Visualization:
Analyzing the use of information visualization techniques to present complex design information in a more comprehensible and actionable manner, aiding design analysis and communication.
Design Education and Knowledge Transfer:
Addressing pedagogical approaches and tools for imparting design knowledge and skills to students. Emphasizing the transfer of practical design expertise and know-how.
Design and Artificial Intelligence:
Focusing on the integration of AI and machine learning techniques in design knowledge management, generative design, and decision-making support within the design process.
Cross-Disciplinary Knowledge Integration:
Investigating how Design knowledge can be integrated with knowledge from other disciplines, such as engineering, psychology, or business, to foster interdisciplinary collaboration and innovation.
Design Information Ethics and Privacy:
Examining ethical considerations in handling Design-related information and knowledge, including issues of intellectual property, data security, and privacy.
Design Information in the Digital Age:
Addressing the impact of digital transformation on design information and knowledge management, considering issues related to data storage, accessibility, and preservation.
Design Informatics and Data Analytics:
Exploring the use of informatics and data analytics in Design research and practice, including data-driven design decision-making, trend analysis, and user behavior insights.