Research for Cultural DNA in Design
This position paper commences with a brief overview of where the cultural DNA may lie in the enterprise of designing. It puts forward the concept that cultural DNA is not a unitary concept and needs to be treated multi-dimensionally deriving from multiple sources. The paper outlines research that supports cultural DNA research in design.
The research reported in this paper has been supported by grants from the National Science Foundation, Grant Nos. CMMI-1400466, SBE-0915482 and CNS-0745390 and by the National Aeronautics and Space Agency, Grant No. UAH SUB2012-038.
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