Faculty and research
At the division Integrated Product Development the research area covers organizational and technical processes for the efficient and effective development of innovative technology oriented products, services and systems. IPD includes technology, tools, procedures and work-organisation for increased efficiency and learning in the industrial product development processes. The research of the division is focused on key factors for competitive and innovative processes in industry, in terms of utilisation of tools and procedures, organizational co-operation and parallel processes as well as interdisciplinary team work. The research is also focused on health, wellbeing and sustainable design.