Design Research Group

Research theme/s:

The Design Research Group is a multi-disciplinary research unit that explores the possibilities of design, 3D printing, creativity, making, technology, science, business and art through theory and practice.

The Group is composed of a team of emergent and established researchers whose work includes practice and theory in architecture, fashion, product design, film, medical, make, materials and visual communication.

Our mission is to foster a unifying, cross disciplinary approach and work collaboratively both nationally and internationally on a variety of research projects that consider the impact of technology and designer on a wider community.

Research areas

Our main areas of investigations are:

  • manufacturing
  • data and digital design
  • spatial analyses
  • real-time interaction design
  • visual communication
  • the study of the public sphere.


Do you have any questions?

Contact Dr Silvio Carta for more information on the Design Research Group.

Email Dr Silvio Carta