Dr Avril Thomson

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Design, Manufacturing and Engineering Management

Publications

What's taking so long? A collaborative method of collecting designers' insight into what factors increase design effort levels in projects
Holliman Alexander (Freddie), Thomson Avril, Hird Abigail, Wilson Nicola
AI EDAM - Artificial Intelligence for Engineering Design, Analysis and Manufacturing Vol 34, pp. 341-362 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0890060420000359
Collaborative Project Brief Scorecard method : evaluating product design projects to aid design effort estimation
Holliman A, Thomson A, Hird A
Proceedings of the Design Society: DESIGN Conference Vol 1, pp. 1445-1454 (2020)
https://doi.org/10.1017/dsd.2020.298
Automated movement feedback for recovering independence in the sit-to-stand movement in an older population : a pilot randomised controlled trial of a novel system
Ho Siu Fai, Thomson Avril, Moylan Tricia, McGuckin Julie, Kerr Andrew
OBM Geriatrics Vol 3 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.21926/obm.geriatr.1904089
Capturing the life cycle of false hair products to identify opportunities for remanufacture
Wilson Nicky, Thomson Avril, Moore-Millar Karena, Ijomah Winifred
Journal of Remanufacturing Vol 9, pp. 235-256 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1007/s13243-019-0067-0
Understanding inclusive design education
Wilson Nicky, Thomson Avril, Thomson Angus, Holliman Alexander 'Freddie'
22nd International Conference on Engineering Design, pp. 619-628 (2019)
https://doi.org/10.1017/dsi.2019.66
International lessons in knowledge management : a study of western & eastern manufacturing SMEs
Tikakul Chayaruk Thanee, Thomson Avril
The Electronic Journal of Knowledge Management Vol 16, pp. 113-130 (2018)

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Professional activities

ICED17, 21st International Conference on Engineering Design
Chair
21/8/2017

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Projects

Greenwig - Identifying Remanufacturing Opportunities for False Hair Products
Thomson, Avril (Principal Investigator)
01-Jan-2017 - 30-Jan-2017
Successful Student Transitions - Enhancing Learning from Student Placements
Thomson, Avril (Principal Investigator) McLaren, Andrew (Co-investigator) Sayer, Philip (Principal Investigator)
QAA student Enhancement Theme Funding match funded by the Faculty of Engineering (£4000.00 in total) funded an investigation in to how the learning experience of students returning from placement and internship can be enhanced.
01-Jan-2016 - 30-Jan-2017
KTP - Redspire
Thomson, Avril (Principal Investigator) Andrews, Colin (Co-investigator) Hernandez, Jose Luis (Co-investigator)
03-Jan-2016 - 02-Jan-2018
EPSRC Centre for Doctoral Training in Medical Devices and Health Technologies | Collins, Ross
Kerr, Andy (Principal Investigator) Thomson, Avril (Co-investigator) Collins, Ross (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2015 - 01-Jan-2019
INDUSTRIAL DOCTORATE CENTRE IN ADVANCED FORMING AND MANUFACTURE | Rasheed, Aamir
Ion, William (Principal Investigator) Rentizelas, Athanasios (Principal Investigator) van der Meer, Robert (Principal Investigator) Akartunali, Kerem (Co-investigator) Thomson, Avril (Co-investigator) Rasheed, Aamir (Research Co-investigator)
01-Jan-2014 - 01-Jan-2018
Students as Partners in Learning Enhancement
Bonnar, Lizann (Academic) Willison, Debra (Academic) McLaren, Andrew (Academic) Thomson, Avril (Academic) Gould, Helyn (Academic) Thomson, Linda (Academic)
HEA funded workshop (£750) on working in partnership with students on a range of learning enhancement projects.
05-Jan-2014 - 05-Jan-2014

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