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Hello, I’m Tom Tom I am a second year Industrial IndustrialDesign Designstudent studentatatLoughborough Loughborough University, currently currently looking lookingfor foraa12 12month monthindustry industryplacement. placement. Thank you for taking taking the the time timeto tolook lookat atmy myportfolio. portfolio. I hope you find it interesting. interesting.


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Vitamin and Mineral Vitamin and Mineral Urine Analysis Urine Analysis

FlowFlow allows athletes to monitor and and allows athletes to monitor planplan vitamin and and mineral levels in in vitamin mineral levels order to hit performance. order tooptimum hit optimum performance. The The smallest edgeedge can can make all the smallest make all the difference. difference.


SKETCH MODEL DEVELOPMENT


PRODUCT ADVANTAGES PRODUCT ADVANTAGES

PERSONAL ANALYSIS PERSONAL ANALYSIS

Flow provides individually tailored sport specific, Flow provides individually tailored andand sport specific, nutritional feedback to ensure nutritional feedback to ensure the the useruser cancan hit hit optimum performance on the optimum performance on the day.day.

MEAL PLANNER MEAL PLANNER

Allows to restore vitamin mineral Allows the the useruser to restore vitamin andand mineral equilibrium a personalised meal equilibrium via avia personalised meal planplan specific to their chosen activity. specific to their chosen activity.

COMPARE WITH FRIENDS COMPARE WITH FRIENDS

Sharing progress friends helps Sharing progress withwith friends helps to to increase motivation create increase motivation andand create healthy competition. healthy competition.


SCENARIO SCENARIO OFOF USE USE

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Flow requests requests a daily a daily 1.Flow

urine urine sample sample from from the the useruser in the in the runrun up up to an to an event. event.

enables an Flow enables 2. 2. Flow

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In depth analysis analysis . depth 6. 6In of vitamin of vitamin andand mineral levels mineral levels


02. . 02

Night Club Comparison App Night Club Comparison App ON BEAT is a night life orientated ON BEAT is a night life orientated appapp to streamline the process thatthat aimsaims to streamline the process of of selecting, organising entering selecting, organising and and entering a a venue. venue.


USER USER RESEARCH RESEARCH

LUKE LUKE QUINN QUINN

Luke Luke is twenty is twenty twotwo and finalfinal yearyear of university of universr Human Human Geography. Geography W hard hard towards towards achieving achie Luke Luke hashas to carefully to carefull p choose choose where where when wheh out.out.

INTERESTS INTERESTS Traveling Traveling Fitness Fitness Cooking Cooking Technology Technology

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1. 1.CHOICE CHOICE

Persona Persona

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EXPERIENCE DEVELOPMENT

“The “Thevenue venuehas hasthe theability abilitytoto make makeororbreak breaka anight nightout. out.Thats Thats why whyI spend I spendsosomuch muchtime time researching researchingnew newplaces. places. ”” CHARACTER CHARACTER Introvert Introvert

Extrovert Extrovert

Active Active

Passive Passive

Analytical Analytical

Creative Creative

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Honest in-depth interactions with the end users I believe it’s importan enabled me to understand the how, why and what if? constraints in order to HavingLONG determined set boundaries. This allow INCORRECT INCORRECT LONG the key elements I could then about concepts for my app that would provide of concepts on the wa 3. 3. 2. 2.creating CASH CASH QUEUES QUEUES real value. the problems I learne “Standing “Standing in the in the coldcold for for longlong “Arriving “Arriving at the at the clubclub without without periods periods of time of time cancan ruinruin a night a night enough enough cashcash to to getget in and in and out.out. I Don’t I Don’t taketake a coat a coat outout withwith having having to borrow to borrow off off friends friends is is me me to avoid to avoid paying paying for for thethe cloak cloak embarrassing. embarrassing. I often I often feelfeel really really room. room. Arriving Arriving tootoo early early cancan leave leave uncomfortable uncomfortable walking walking around around me me standing standing in ainplace a place withwith no no withwith large large amounts amounts of cash of cash on on atmosphere. atmosphere. ” ” me”me”


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EXPERIENCE DEVELOPMENT

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RE FIN IN G Working with user incites towards a mature and intuitive solution allowed me to remove a number of unnecessary and distracting aspects. This left me with an app offering only the core and most useful features that end users actually wanted.


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WIRE FRAME JOURNEY WIRE FRAME JOURNEY

Clean and and simple signsign Clean simple in/sign up screen in/sign up screen

POP POP TESTING TESTING

Select the desired Select the desired preferences preferences

Choose venues to to Choose venues compare compare

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ViewView the details on on the details clubs specific pagepage clubs specific

AXURE AXURE PROTOTYPE PROTOTYPE RPRP

Once the final screen design had had Once the final screen design eenbeen completed the rapid completed the rapid rototyping and and wirewire framing prototyping framing oftware, Axure, was was used. ThisThis software, Axure, used. avegave a lifealike to users life feel like feel to users esting the app functionality and and testing the app functionality ntuitiveness. intuitiveness.

Queue monitiring Queue monitiring withwith live and historic live and historic datadata

Check in toinshare Check to share location afterafter location scanning scanning


MOCK-UP SCREENS MOCK-UP SCREENS

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S AT RA TR ST SH EH RE ER E


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Spray Bottle Redesign Spray Bottle Redesign Dartfrog an innovative spray bottle Dartfrog is anisinnovative spray bottle designed to significantly reduce designed to significantly reduce environmental impact via space saving environmental impact via space saving design multi-use bottles. design and and multi-use bottles.

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INITIAL RESEARCH INITIAL RESEARCH

BULK BULKY PACK PACKAG

Irregular shap Irregular shaped wasteful gaps wasteful gaps be packaging is b packaging is bulk efficiency. efficiency.

RESID RESIDU WAS WASTE

Almost 500,00 Almost 500,000 L wasted each wasted each yea residual volum residual volume le

SHO SHORT CYCL CYCLE

spray bo As As spray bottle disposable pr disposable produ cycle. 300,000 cycle. 300,000,000 every every year.year.


GING NG

packaging results in large ackaging results in large etween bottles. a result ween bottles. As As a result ky leading to lower shipping eading to lower shipping

UAL L E

Litres of cleaning product es of cleaning product are are ar due to the to reach due to the hardhard to reach eftthe in the bottle. in bottle.

TFE LIFE

es currently are are currently seenseen as as have a short s,ucts, theythey have a short life life 00 bottles in land bottles endend up up in land fill fill

FEMALE FEMALE MARKET MARKET of people detergent 87%87% of people whowho buybuy andand useuse detergent spray bottles a regular basis female. spray bottles on aon regular basis are are female. of men clean home a daily basis. 17%17% of men clean the the home on aon daily basis.

HIGH WATER HIGH WATER CONTENT CONTENT

H2OH2O

Detergent bottles filled aprox Detergent bottles are are filled withwith aprox 95%95% water active ingredients. a result water andand 5% 5% active ingredients. As As a result packaging is bulky heavy. packaging is bulky andand heavy.

TIME TIME IN IN USEUSE Detergent bottles spend 0.01% Detergent bottles spend lessless thanthan 0.01% of of They normally theirtheir life life in in use.use. They normally livelive in in overcrowded cupboards many other spray overcrowded cupboards withwith many other spray bottles. bottles.


CONCEPT CONCEPT DEVELOPMENT DEVELOPMENT


INNOVATION EXPLAINED INNOVATION EXPLAINED TESSELLATED BODY TESSELLATED BODY

By designing bottles to sit flush By designing bottles toperfectly sit perfectly flush withwith oneone another, the the useable shipping space another, useable shipping space is increased by 83%. is increased by 83%. In aIn standard 40ft40ft shipping container 9,240 a standard shipping container 9,240 more bottles could be shipped. more bottles could be shipped.


IMPROVED STORAGE IMPROVED STORAGE

Replaceable heads andand a refillable water Replaceable heads a refillable water compartment willwill vastly reduce the the compartment vastly reduce required cupboard storage space. required cupboard storage space.

INTERCHANGEABLE HEADS INTERCHANGEABLE HEADS

Dartfrog heads cancan support a range Dartfrog heads support a range different types of detergents thatthat could different types of detergents could be swapped during cleaning. ThisThis would be swapped during cleaning. would eliminate the the need for for multiple spray eliminate need multiple spray bottles. bottles.


SENARIO OF USE

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2.

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Unclip the base and expand the polymer bladder.

Fill the bladder with water.

Interchangeable heads allow the user to use different types of cleaning agent.


04. . 04

Power Boat Build Power Boat Build Shallow V-hull racing power Shallow V-hull racing power build boatboat self self build


THE BUILD THE BUILD


THE STORY THE STORY During a recent summer holiday I discovered During a recent summer holiday I discovered a seta set of plans online to build a Dillon single of plans online to build a Dillon MiniMini Vee Vee single seater power seater power boat.boat. drawings, no previous experiWithWith basicbasic drawings, toolstools and and no previous experience, I completed ambitious project in just ence, I completed this this ambitious project in just under 8 weeks. under 8 weeks. By end the end of holiday the holiday the boat ready By the of the the boat was was ready to to launch. launch. dedicating so much effort to the AfterAfter dedicating so much timetime and and effort to the build, flying up River the River behind the wheel build, flying up the Exe, Exe, behind the wheel of of my very of most the most gratifying my very ownown boat,boat, was was one one of the gratifying things I have experienced. things I have everever experienced.


ONON THE THE WATER WATER


BS1088 BS1088 Marine Marine PlyPly

62.1 62.1 MPH MPH

125125 KGKG


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ARAY ARAY Waterproof Waterproof Speaker Speaker

ThisThis Solidworks Solidworks surface surface modelling modelling project project is still is still in the in the development development stage. stage. When When the project the project is complete is complete it will it will include include detailed detailed exploded exploded views views and and the the complex complex internal internal geometry geometryrequired requiredto tomount mount electrical electrical components. components.


ARAY SPEAKER ARAY SPEAKER Iconic in shape, elegant in appearance Iconic in shape, elegant in appearance and gorgeous in sound, ARAY and gorgeous in sound, ARAY is ais a one-point music system capable of hanone-point music system capable of hanof your music needs. dlingdling all ofallyour music needs. of wanting to hide bulky The The daysdays of wanting to hide youryour bulky black stereo are over. No matter where black stereo are over. No matter where choose to take ARAY, it's going to look you you choose to take ARAY, it's going to look beautiful. beautiful.


EXPERIENCE DEVELOPMENT Shockproof Shockproof Water proof Water proof proof DustDust proof

weight LightLight weight & Portable & Portable

Rechargable Rechargable

LI S T E N I N G Honest in-depth interactions with the end users enabled me to understand the how, why and what if? Having determined the key elements I could then set about creating concepts for my app that would provide real value.

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WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT MEME WHAT PEOPLE SAY ABOUT

During the the 4 months TomTom spent withwith Reveal, he worked as part of th During 4 months spent Reveal, he worked as part o camera harness designs andand product testing. camera harness designs product testing. He He is aishighly competent, imaginative, outout going individual as well a highly competent, imaginative, going individual as w experience mapmap in an andand intuitive manner thatthat allowed clie experience inengaging an engaging intuitive manner allowed

Despite being the the youngest member of the team, TomTom waswas always quic Despite being youngest member of the team, always As his withwith us came to and end,end, it became clear thatthat TomTom hadhad taket As time his time us came to and it became clear he first started. TomTom waswas an asset to the company, so much so that he first started. an asset to the company, so much so thI experience if heif wanted. experience he wanted. I amI am confident he will continue to develop intointo a valuable designer in t confident he will continue to develop a valuable designer Alisdare Field, CEOCEO Reveal Media Alisdare Field, Reveal Media

I have known TomTom for four years andand have spent timetime supporting himh I have known for four years have spent supporting undertook a week’s work experience. Tom’s main skillskill is his do’, do’ posi undertook a week’s work experience. Tom’s main is ‘can his ‘can ,p as aas designer. His His ability to present andand relate to people I believe willwill tak a designer. ability to present relate to people I believe andand someone whowho I would notnot think twice about employing. someone I would think twice about employing. Oliver Blackwell, CEOCEO Thalamus Health Oliver Blackwell, Thalamus Health


London based production team, investigating the the useruser experience, he London based production team, investigating experience,

communicator. TomTom presented his his designs andand useruser l an as excellent an excellent communicator. presented designs andand members of staff to be quickly. ents members of staff to updated be updated quickly.

o put forward his ideas andand waswas responsive to critique given to him. ck to put forward his ideas responsive to critique given to him. ull full advantage of this feedback andand showed great improvement since en advantage of this feedback showed great improvement since ffered himhim the the opportunity to join ourour team again for for further work I offered opportunity to join team again further work

future. the future.

lecturer at A-level andand have spent timetime withwith himhim while he he maasvisiting a visiting lecturer at A-level have spent while eitive attitude. He is whowho hashas andand continues to develop his skills attitude. Hesomeone is someone continues to develop his skills imhim a long way.way. TomTom is someone whowho cancan taketake responsibly andand deliver ke a long is someone responsibly deliver


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Tom Michelmore - Industrial Design Portfolio 2017, Loughborough Design School  

I have put together a selection of my most recent work whilst studying at Loughborough University. Thank you for taking the time to look at...

Tom Michelmore - Industrial Design Portfolio 2017, Loughborough Design School  

I have put together a selection of my most recent work whilst studying at Loughborough University. Thank you for taking the time to look at...

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