Unsupervised computer vision

Using computer vision to measure product design visual similarity

IKEA product hacking

How user-innovators generate novel product functions through hacking

Design patents

Intellectual property protection for product designs

Tools I use

Tools for research or teaching: Roam (take and link notes. make sure ideas don’t disappear into the ether) SQL Server (Azure if things don’t run on my machine) Stata / Python / Qualtrics / Matlab / Jupyter notebooks Optimization: Burrito game Optimization: Oil distribution game (defunct) Systems: Beer game Project management Slido (anonymous questions, use with care) Jaamsim (more complex simulation) Power BI (simple simulation / visualization)