Jackeline Gonzalez industrial design portfolio
back pain cause by length
wrist pain & blisters on hands
Design a trowel following anthropometric and ergonomic data to alleviate back pain, hand blisters & wrist pain.
loose trowel in garden hot spots wrist flexion wrist deviatoion
no sharp edges flat surface for pushing not circular accurate finger shaping neutral wrist position reflect curves of the hand ideal arm posture: 100Ëš to 110Ëš
Min. handle length
Max. grip diameter
finger clearance 0.83”
unable to scoop
improvements Usability testing showed that the main issues have been addressed but the curvature of the handle needed to be redesigned to improve basic functionalities and minimize error.
orthographics WEIV EDIS
iPhone 5-5S case wooden case customized engraving exchangable backs
design evolution Designing to appeal the userâ€™s sense with both the aesthetics and also the experience of discovering the product then refining protection and graphics.
big + weak
Riana Dawson GeorgiaTech student Bachelor in Industrial Design, home: Buckhead, GA qualities: creative, introverted, smart, responsible, dedicated hobbies: online shopping, watch foreign films and documentaries on laptop favorites: color:yellow, shape:triangle
desk 52” 5
wheel on carpet
250 lbs 16”
4’ x 8’
1 2 3
basic shapes most volume functional
strongest middle volume most accurately
cardboard & geometric shapes research
strong low volume stable
inspiration previous project Displacement of a prism is an intriguing concept that inspired me when designing my chair.
design evolution Focusing on the functionality was the first step on my ideation process, then moving on to improve the strength and aesthetics of my final product.
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