Sustainable Design Based on User Research

  • He Yun
  • Ouyang BoEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 972)


A “sustainable solution” is a mix of products and services that enables people to live better, consuming less environmental resources and improving the quality of their physical and social contexts of life. It is necessary to rethink sustainable design approaches with user research. It is adopted cases study in user lifestyle, user behavior and user experience to discuss how user research can help designers understand user needs in sustainable context and conducting sustainable concept by design. It is indicate that by conducting user research, sustainable design can break through experimental ideas to real combination of design, industry and eco-culture.


User research Sustainable design Lifestyle User behavior User experience 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of DesignSouth China University of TechnologyGuangzhouChina

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