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Design Studies Best Paper Award 2021: 'Situated emotion and its constructive role in collaborative design: A mixed-method study of experienced designers’ by Xiao Ge, Larry Leifer, and Linlin Shui

Design Studies Best Paper Award 2021:  'Situated emotion and its constructive role in collaborative design: A mixed-method study of experienced designers’ by Xiao Ge, Larry Leifer, and Linlin Shui

Design Studies Best Paper Award 2021

We are pleased to announce the winner of the Design Studies Award for the best paper published in 2021: 'Situated emotion and its constructive role in collaborative design: A mixed-method study of experienced designers’ by Xiao Ge, Larry Leifer, and Linlin Shui. 

The Design Studies best paper award is made annually, jointly by Elsevier Science and the Design Research Society (DRS). The criteria for the Award, in order of priority, are: contribution to the development of the field of design research, originality of research or scholarship, breadth of relevance, and clarity and style of presentation. 

Nominations for the Award are made by the journal Editors and the winner selected by the Editor-in-Chief and the Chair of the DRS.

In recognition of their outstanding contribution to advancing knowledge in the field of design studies the nominated papers have been made available as an open-access Article Collection until March 31, 2023. 

Nominations for the Design Studies Best Paper Award 2021 were:

Xiao Ge, Larry Leifer, Linlin Shui

Situated emotion and its constructive role in collaborative design: A mixed-method study of experienced designers

Volume 75, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2021.101020

Björn Fischer, Britt Östlund, Alexander Peine

Design multiple: How different configurations of participation matter in design practice

Volume 74, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2021.101016

Ton Otto, Jennifer Deger, George E. Marcus

Ethnography and exhibition design: Insights from the Moesgaard inaugural

Volume 74, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2020.100989

Milene Gonçalves, Philip Cash

The life cycle of creative ideas: Towards a dual-process theory of ideation

Volume 72, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2020.100988

M. Carolina Escobar-Tello, Krisna Ruette-Orihuela, Katherine V. Gough, Javier A. Fayad-Sierra, Irene Velez-Torres

Decolonising design in peacebuilding contexts

Volume 73, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2021.101001

Julie Milovanovic, Mo Hu, Tripp Shealy, John Gero 

Characterization of concept generation for engineering design through temporal brain network analysis 

Volume 76, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.destud.2021.101044