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The Gridded Time Of Waiting; Or Is Not Aristotle’S Metaphysics; Or A Kind Of Idealist Trap; Or In My Secret Life, Olivia DiVecchia 2021 CUNY Hunter College

The Gridded Time Of Waiting; Or Is Not Aristotle’S Metaphysics; Or A Kind Of Idealist Trap; Or In My Secret Life, Olivia Divecchia

School of Arts & Sciences Theses

Theoretical musings, descriptions, articulations of process, quotations and anecdotes form a constellation of thoughts about the trappings of the grid, ontology, the subject, the window, translation and other things.


Maladaptive, Megan Thomas 2020 Utah State University

Maladaptive, Megan Thomas

All Graduate Plan B and other Reports

This ceramics MFA thesis presents themes of environmental and emotional transition through metaphorical bird imagery. The artist juxtaposes humans and ravens, who are capable of adapting to changing environments, with songbirds, who are less capable of surviving change. The artist asks viewers to consider the loss of ways of existing in the world that goes hand in hand with loss of biodiversity. Works include sculpture, sculptural and functional vessels, and drawings.


Transition Design And Its Role In Developing Living Design Products During Crises Study Of Product Design During The Covid-19 Pandemic, Alaa Emad Mohamed 2020 Academy of scientific research and technology - Egyptian patent office – Cairo- Egypt

Transition Design And Its Role In Developing Living Design Products During Crises Study Of Product Design During The Covid-19 Pandemic, Alaa Emad Mohamed

International Design Journal

In light of the crises, there is a great need to find innovative solutions and cheap local alternatives to provide products that help in responding to these crises, particularly during crises of spread of infection and epidemics, where industrial institutions tend to provide quick solutions to combat infection. Society only has to adopt these solutions immediately and adopt them without ascertaining their quality. Covid-19 pandemic to which the world has been exposed has demonstrated that innovation is the world's hope to address any challenges, as this crisis affected the whole world, which was described as a crisis that stopped ...


Conceptual Metaphor Is Visual Hermeneutics, Mohamed Ezzat Saad, Ragab Hilal Abd el-Gawad, Heba Aly Abd El-Gawad 2020 Professor of Industrial Design, Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University

Conceptual Metaphor Is Visual Hermeneutics, Mohamed Ezzat Saad, Ragab Hilal Abd El-Gawad, Heba Aly Abd El-Gawad

International Design Journal

Metaphor is a conceptual expression of content in the form of borrowing, not similarity, whether linguistic or figurative, it is not the truth and what we seek by employing metaphor is the approximation or distinction of the implicit meaning beyond the forms and their relationship to each other and not the forms themselves. If the picture means a thousand words, then the metaphor means a thousand pictures. Research Phenomenon There are many ways of expressing what is going on in the minds of man, whether oral dialogue, written texts, pictures or drawings, there are often hidden messages behind these forms ...


Using Nanotechnology To Reduce Bacterial And Viral Activities On Metal Products Surfaces, Mohamed Shohdy Ahmed, Ahmed Mohamed Sabry, Mamoun Abdel Hameed Mamoun;, Amal Abdel Razek Abdel Rahman 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Products and Jewelry - Faculty of Applied Arts - Helwan University

Using Nanotechnology To Reduce Bacterial And Viral Activities On Metal Products Surfaces, Mohamed Shohdy Ahmed, Ahmed Mohamed Sabry, Mamoun Abdel Hameed Mamoun;, Amal Abdel Razek Abdel Rahman

International Design Journal

The surfaces of metal products are one of the most common surfaces that transmit bacteria and viruses from one user to another, and due to the increasing number of people using these products (such as handles, water control devices, metal control panels inside elevators, and others), especially in public places and hospitals, in addition to the outbreak of some types of bacteria. With viruses that have reached the level of a pandemic, such as the Coronavirus (COVID-19), it has become inevitable for the product designer to search for modern and sophisticated methods and methods for treating metal surfaces in order ...


The Effectiveness Of Flipped Learning Strategy On Student Achievement In Modeling Of Middle Childhood School Shoes (6-9) Years, Nadia Khalil, Ahlam Abdel-Azim Mabrouk;, Sanaa Mohamed Fathy, Dina Mohamed El-shabasi 2020 Professor and former head of the Leather Industries Department, Faculty of Home Economics - Helwan University

The Effectiveness Of Flipped Learning Strategy On Student Achievement In Modeling Of Middle Childhood School Shoes (6-9) Years, Nadia Khalil, Ahlam Abdel-Azim Mabrouk;, Sanaa Mohamed Fathy, Dina Mohamed El-Shabasi

International Design Journal

The world is witnessing in the present era rapid developments forced societies to seek to keep up with these successive developments in various fields, and this by working to modernize their various systems, perhaps the most important in the field of education, and the development of the educational system in the present era in an integrated way has become an imperative in all societies. The available and appropriate technology helps to change the traditional lecture style, and from that point of view emerged other modern methods trying to shape the process of teaching and learning in a new way, to ...


Affordance As An Approach To The Hermeneutics Process, Mohamed Ezzat Saad, Ragab Hilal Abd el-Gawad;, Heba Aly Abd El-Gawad 2020 Professor of Industrial Design, Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University

Affordance As An Approach To The Hermeneutics Process, Mohamed Ezzat Saad, Ragab Hilal Abd El-Gawad;, Heba Aly Abd El-Gawad

International Design Journal

Hermeneutics follows the topic of Epistemology in Philosophy in order to arrive at what is Ontology of things or beyond its apparent nature، where the interpreter seeks to fully complete Understanding of its aspects، by accessing as much knowledge as possible about knowledge of that Ontology.This is through the means of integrated perception from it and mental recognition on the course of the stages of collecting the following aspects of knowledge; Immediate knowledge, Explicit Knowledge, Implicit Knowledge. The inquiry and the interpretation of the apparent Explicit Knowledge - in the literature of the field of the Hermeneutics Phenomenon is the ...


A Suggested Kindergarten Teachers Uniform Design, Saher abdelmegeed aly 2020 Ph.D. Holder

A Suggested Kindergarten Teachers Uniform Design, Saher Abdelmegeed Aly

International Design Journal

The nature of each profession imposes a uniform that suits it and does not impede its movement in the performance of its work and is the best and easiest way to perform the skills required by the profession, especially kindergarten teachers, and it is preferable that they have a uniform of their own that distinguishes them as they have their own uniforms that determines the nature of their clothes or the preferred colors and nature Fabrics suitable for their work.Problem: can be identified in the following questions:1. What is the possibility of designing uniforms for kindergarten stage teachers ...


Ergonomic Considerations For Working Women's Handbags And Their Impact On Their Functional Performance, Sahar Harby 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Leather Industries Faculty of Home Economics - Helwan University

Ergonomic Considerations For Working Women's Handbags And Their Impact On Their Functional Performance, Sahar Harby

International Design Journal

The research addresses the ergonomic considerations of the working women's to determine the requirements and conditions that must be met in designing handbags and their functional suitability and to determine the sound, scientific and proper rules and bases for the ergonomic considerations of the handbag which the industry relies on the aim to achieve a high quality and competitive product. The research problem can be formulated in the following questions:1- What are the factors that affect working women's choice of handbags? 2- What are the problems working women face while using the handbags? 3- What are the ...


Using Cad – Cam Technology In The Design Of Prosthetic Devices, Fekry Gamal Ibrahim;, Abd El-Naby Abu El-Majd, Raghda Saber Abu El-ezz 2020 Professor, Department of Industrial Design, Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University, Egypt.

Using Cad – Cam Technology In The Design Of Prosthetic Devices, Fekry Gamal Ibrahim;, Abd El-Naby Abu El-Majd, Raghda Saber Abu El-Ezz

International Design Journal

During last years a lot of improvements have been put on in order to develop many products by the introduction of computer-aided tools, to reduce the cost and time of the Design and Manufacturing process, and to have a faster and cheaper evaluation for different variants of the same product. Also, a great interaction has been happened between the custom-fit of products character-rized with the human body or part of it. Innovative computer-aided tools could support to realize custom-fit products with a strict interaction with human body and definitely improve people’s life style, in particular of persons with disabilities ...


Modern Formulations In Design On The Mannequin Using Paper Pulp, Shimaa Mohamed Amer Nasef 2020 Lecturer, Clothing and Textile Dept., Faculty of Home Economy, Al Azhar University,

Modern Formulations In Design On The Mannequin Using Paper Pulp, Shimaa Mohamed Amer Nasef

International Design Journal

The twentieth century has witnessed a tremendous shift in the practice of art, relying on experimentation with rawness, where the material has shifted from being a physical medium to being a concept in itself, thus giving modern art innovative lessons in freedom from traditional materials and utilizing new materials that the artist can formulate in an art form of creativity and modernity to free from all that is traditional and look for unfamiliar alternatives to open new horizons in the field of artistic creativity and innovation. Paper is a natural raw material that has special qualities that open for free ...


Occupational Noise Emitted By Digital Printing Machines, Marwa Mohamed Kamal El Din Sayed 2020 Lecturer, Department of Printing, Publishing and advertising, Faculty of Applied Arts, Benha University, Egypt,

Occupational Noise Emitted By Digital Printing Machines, Marwa Mohamed Kamal El Din Sayed

International Design Journal

The aim of this study was to determine noise level of different digital printing machines in Egyptian printing companies, More extensive studies are needed to determine the exact impact of noise on the workers. Technical and organizational measures in order to control noise and prevent noise exposure, and general hearing conservation program to protect workers, should be introduced in digital printing industry. The paper research followed the Experimental analytical methodology. The extent of noise in one of the Egyptian digital printing companies determined using Integrated precision Sound Level Meter (Class 1) QUEST type Sound Level Calibrator (Class 1) and sound ...


The Effectiveness Of Using Curtain Textile Technology To Enrich Furnishings And Curtains With Innovative Textile Designs, Nancy Abdelmaboad Elsawy 2020 Assistant Professor, Faculty of Specific Education - Tanta University

The Effectiveness Of Using Curtain Textile Technology To Enrich Furnishings And Curtains With Innovative Textile Designs, Nancy Abdelmaboad Elsawy

International Design Journal

Upholstery fabrics are one of the most important types of fabrics that the textile industry produces and provides to the public of consumers. In its production field, it enjoys a great deal of precision and care due to the quality of performance and appearance that it should have in proportion to its uses. Upholstery fabrics differ in their nature, whether in terms of design or production, from other types of fabrics. This difference is due to factors specific to the nature of these types of fabrics. Among these factors are the nature of the materials and their various influences regarding ...


The Effect Of Using Modern Technologies To Enhance Aesthetic Values Of The Surface Texture Of The Fabric In Draping, Hend Abdul Malik Mekky 2020 Assistant Professor - Faculty of Home Economics - Northern Border University - Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

The Effect Of Using Modern Technologies To Enhance Aesthetic Values Of The Surface Texture Of The Fabric In Draping, Hend Abdul Malik Mekky

International Design Journal

The current research aims to use the technique of thermoforming fabrics to present a new method for creating new formulations on mannequins by using some newly designed fabrics that represent a new image in changing the general shape of the cloth, in terms of texture, surface of the cloth and its use. This came to produce designs of an aesthetic form characterized by sophistication, consistent with the requirements of the modern era and fashion, and this technology depends on the interaction of textile fibers with heat of various degrees using the air heat gun. The research problem is crystallized in ...


A Training Program For Qualifying Trainees Of The "Decent Life" Initiative To Master Work In The Field Of Handmade Leather Goods, Sahar Harby, Nadia Khalil 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Leather Industries Faculty of Home Economics - Helwan University

A Training Program For Qualifying Trainees Of The "Decent Life" Initiative To Master Work In The Field Of Handmade Leather Goods, Sahar Harby, Nadia Khalil

International Design Journal

This research addresses preparing a training program for the “Decent Life” initiative launched by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on January 2, 2019.It is the national initiative which aims at providing a decent life with the aim to improve the quality of life for societal groups are not working in the governmental jobs, and provide employment opportunities in the small and medium projects in villages and different regions through training and operation through the micro-projects. Problem: is formulated in the following questions: 1- What are the scientific bases upon which the training program for handmade leather goods (women’s handbags ...


Digital Processing Of Autistic Children's Drawings To Make Use Of Them In The Design Of Printed Fabrics For Children's Clothin, Hend Ahmed Amen;, Newer Bander AL-Khashram;, Nermin Abdel Rahman Abdel Baset;, Eman Abdulrahman Suleiman Al Ahmadi 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Fine Arts, Faculty of Arts, University of Hail

Digital Processing Of Autistic Children's Drawings To Make Use Of Them In The Design Of Printed Fabrics For Children's Clothin, Hend Ahmed Amen;, Newer Bander Al-Khashram;, Nermin Abdel Rahman Abdel Baset;, Eman Abdulrahman Suleiman Al Ahmadi

International Design Journal

Saudi Arabia's vision 2020 has placed more emphasis on paying attention to groups with special needs, providing support to them, addressing all their difficulties and considering them as part of human wealth, which makes it necessary to develop, integrate and benefit from them in the society. Autistic children are a wealth that can be invested and benefited from their capabilities and potentials. Researchers point out that these children lack social interaction and communication. Many studies tried to enter their world, to break the barrier of social withdrawal and isolation they live in, and to draw their attention. Therefore, the ...


The Influence Of Speed On Kerf Width Using Pa To Optimize The Quality Of 1mm Copper Sheets, Abdulrahman Abu Zeid 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Mineral Products and Ornaments, Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University, Egypt,

The Influence Of Speed On Kerf Width Using Pa To Optimize The Quality Of 1mm Copper Sheets, Abdulrahman Abu Zeid

International Design Journal

Copper is widely used in industry where it has a number of varied applications. Nowadays, various methods are used in productive industries to provide the fastest, cheapest, and most effective solutions in facilitating cutting operations with minimal surface deformation. The study aims to examine the effect of speed on the kerf width to optimize the quality of 1 mm Cu surfaces using Plasma Arc Cutting Machining (PACM). The study used the experimental approach in performing cutting machining a number of 13 specimens with different cutting speeds from lowest to highest and using the same ampere for all experiments. The main ...


Benefiting From The Modern Media In Innovating Teenage Girls’Clothes Designs In The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, Newer Bander AL-Khashram;, Hend Ahmed Amen; 2020 Teaching Assistant holds a master's degree, Department of Fine Arts, Faculty of Arts, University of Hail

Benefiting From The Modern Media In Innovating Teenage Girls’Clothes Designs In The Kingdom Of Saudi Arabia, Newer Bander Al-Khashram;, Hend Ahmed Amen;

International Design Journal

In the current era, it is recognized that the media has achieved great importance, as its popularity has become widespread, and dealing with it increased among all groups of societies, there is no doubt that it has a major impact on girls, especially in teen, Whereas, the cultural openness between different countries led to the entry of different cultures, whether or not they are appropriate for Saudi society, these modern and varied media outlets have no specific controls for what they broadcast, There are no specific methods for the user to prevent evils that may reach him by force, Where ...


Investigating The Effect Of Cutting Speed On Roughness & Quality Of The Cutting Surface Edge Of 1 Mm Copper Sheets Using Plasma Arc, Abdulrahman Abu Zeid 2020 Assistant Professor, Department of Mineral Products and Ornaments, Faculty of Applied Arts, Helwan University, Egypt,

Investigating The Effect Of Cutting Speed On Roughness & Quality Of The Cutting Surface Edge Of 1 Mm Copper Sheets Using Plasma Arc, Abdulrahman Abu Zeid

International Design Journal

Copper is widely used in industry where it has a number of varied applications. Nowadays, various methods are used in productive industries to provide the fastest, cheapest, and most effective solutions in facilitating cutting operations with minimal surface deformation. The study aims to examine the effect of speed on the kerf width to optimize the quality of 1 mm Cu surfaces using Plasma Arc Cutting Machining (PACM). The study used the experimental approach in performing cutting machining a number of 13 specimens with different cutting speeds from lowest to highest and using the same ampere for all experiments. The objective ...


Efficiency Of Inkjet Printing In Fabrication Organic Solar Cells, Marwa Mohamed Kamal El Din Sayed 2020 Lecturer, Department of Printing, Publishing and advertising, Faculty of Applied Arts, Benha University, Egypt,

Efficiency Of Inkjet Printing In Fabrication Organic Solar Cells, Marwa Mohamed Kamal El Din Sayed

International Design Journal

Solar cells are critical source of energy and very needed nowadays, the use of solar photovoltaic to generate electricity in terms of solar parks and solar panels on rooftops is growing, those devices that converts sunlight into heat to generate power has achieved greater efficiency than pervious such devices, inkjet solar cells uses now to alternate the pervious types of energy with a clean and cheap one’ and flexibility of use, for that nations become very immersive and involved in new technologies can produce it in a quality models, by using a new features of digital printing . The research methodology ...


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