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Design Science is a “gold standard” open access journal, and all published articles are available to all readers free of charge.  Design Science articles are accessible online as soon as they are published. Articles will appear in a single volume each year in the order in which they are published.


Model granularity in engineering design – concepts and framework
Jakob F. Maier, Claudia M. Eckert, P. John Clarkson
Design Science / Volume 3 / 2017, e1 (29 pages)


Designing with sketches: the generative effects of knowledge preordering
Juliette Brun, Pascal Le Masson, and Benoit Weil
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e13 (26 pages)


Using hypothetical product configurators to measure consumer preferences for nanoparticle size and concentration in sunscreens
Amanda S. Barnard, Jordan J. Louviere, Edward Wei, and Leon Zadorin
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e12 (28 pages)


Modeling customer preferences using multidimensional network analysis in engineering design
Mingxian Wang, Wei Chen, Yun Huang, Noshir S. Contractor, and Yan Fu
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e11 (28 pages)


Inspiration choices that matter: the selection of external stimuli during ideation
Milene Gonçalves, Carlos Cardoso, and Petra Badke-Schaub
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e10 (31 pages)


Balancing design freedom and brand recognition in the evolution of automotive brand styling
Alexander Burnap, Jeffrey Hartley, Yanxin Pan, Richard Gonzalez and Panos Y. Papalambros
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e9 (28 pages)


Modeling of technological performance trends using design theory
Subarna Basnet and Christopher L. Magee
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e8 (35 pages)


A logical critique of the expert position in design research: beyond expert justification of design methods and towards empirical validation
Pieter Vermaas
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e7 (23 pages)


Public investment and electric vehicle design: a model-based market analysis framework with application to a USA–China comparison study
Namwoo Kang, Yi Ren, Fred M. Feinberg and Panos Y. Papalambros
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e6 (42 pages)


Improving design grammar development and application through network-based analysis of transition graphs
Corinna Königseder, Tino Stanković and Kristina Shea
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e5 (34 pages)


A qualitative study of collaborative stimulation in group design thinking
Jonathan Sauder and Yan Jin
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e4 (25 pages)


Collective intentionality and the social status of artifactual kinds
David Pearce
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e3 (28 pages)


Casting innovative aerospace design case studies in the parameter analysis framework to uncover the design process of experts
Ehud Kroll and Ido Farbman
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e2 (24 pages)


How to assess a company’s open innovation situation?
Matthias R. Guertler, Ioanna Michailidou and Udo Lindemann
Design Science / Volume 2 / 2016, e1 (30 pages)


Review of supporting and refuting evidence for Innovation Engineering practices
Ping Du, Chris Miller, Erin MacDonald and Paul Gormley
Design Science / Volume 1 / 2015, e5 (33 pages)


How do designers generate new ideas? Design heuristics across two disciplines
Seda Yilmaz, Shanna R. Daly, Colleen M. Seifert and Richard Gonzalez
Design Science / Volume 1 / 2015, e4 (29 pages)


Improving human understanding and design of complex multi-level systems with animation and parametric relationship supports
Paul Egan, Christian Schunn, Jonathan Cagan and Philip LeDuc
Design Science / Volume 1 / 2015, e3 (31 pages)


The united innovation process: integrating science, design, and entrepreneurship as sub-processes
Jianxi Luo
Design Science / Volume 1 / 2015, e2 (29 pages)


Design Science: Why, What and How
Panos Y. Papalambros
Design Science / Volume 1 / 2015, e1 (38 pages)