Download a new database to engage engineers and inspire designers

The Products, Materials and Processes Database offers university educators and their students two views of materials information, the Designer’s View and the Engineer’s View, so both can learn how to create successful products that are functional and aesthetically pleasing.

Aesthetic attributes

Aesthetic attributes

Inspirational product examples

Product examples

Links to materials & processes

Links to materials & processes


Images:
Kasimir Hedgehog Cheese Grater image courtesy of Kozoil
Global kitchen knives designed by Komin Yamada in 1985 © Chris Lefteri
Washing-up bowl produced by Normann Copenhagen in Denmark © Chris Lefteri
Wacom Tablet Case Image courtesy of Mital Iyengar
Fiber Optics image StockPhotography
The printing head of a FELIX 3D Printer in action © Jonathan Juursema at Wikimedia Commons (CC BY-SA 3.0)