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Air Traffic Control

Air Traffic Control (ATC) is a system used to provide control of aircraft in the airspace. It is used to prevent collisions between aircraft, to provide air traffic guidance, and to manage the flow of air traffic. ATC is responsible for providing air traffic services including the separation of aircraft and the coordination of air traffic flow. The primary function of ATC is to ensure the safe and orderly flow of air traffic in the airspace under its control.

Air Traffic Control, ATC, Aircraft Separation, Flow Management, Air Traffic Guidance

Giulia Esposito

Anna Ancher

Anna Ancher was a key figure in the development of modern Danish art, best known for her beautifully crafted paintings and works of art. Her style was unique and she often used muted tones to express her idea of beauty, an approach that was popularised by her works such as ‘The Girl in the Kitchen’, ‘The Music Lesson’ and ‘Young Girl Sewing’. Her art was, and still is, highly respected and admired for its exquisite and delicate use of colour and line. Anna Ancher was also a prolific artist and her body of work included landscape paintings, portraits, sculptures and woodcuts.

Anna Ancher, Danish artist, modern art, Impressionism, symbolism, female artist.

Anna Lombardi

Airflow Optimization

Airflow optimization is an essential concept for designers to understand when creating a space. By understanding the principles of airflow optimization, designers can create a healthier, more comfortable and energy-efficient living environment. Designers should take into account the use of natural ventilation and passive cooling systems when possible, as these options can often lead to energy savings. Additionally, designers should consider acoustics when optimizing air flow in a space, as air movement can create noise that can be distracting or uncomfortable. Furthermore, designers should factor in the impact of air movement on air quality, as air circulation can help remove contaminants from the air. Additionally, designers should look into the use of air filters, as these can help reduce the presence of airborne particles and irritants. Finally, designers should consider the use of ventilators, which can help regulate the temperature and humidity levels in a space.

Airflow optimization, ventilation, natural ventilation, passive cooling, air quality, air filters, ventilators.

Federica Costa

Apparel Technology Principles

Apparel Technology Principles are essential for the successful design and production of fashion items. They are the foundation of the creative process and provide the necessary tools for designers to craft their vision into a tangible product. Apparel Technology Principles involve the use of innovative materials and production management systems, as well as specialized methods of construction and quality control testing. Designers must understand the importance of pattern and design manipulation, 3D pattern drafting, fabric testing and analysis, and production process optimization. Additionally, Apparel Technology Principles provide guidance to designers in terms of color theory, fit and proportion, fabric selection, and other design considerations. By utilizing these principles, designers are able to create unique and beautiful garments that are both aesthetically pleasing and technically sound.

Apparel Technology, Fashion Design, 3D Pattern Drafting, Fabric Testing, Quality Assurance, Production Process Optimization.

Federica Costa

Antony Gormley

British Artist Antony Gormley is a renowned sculptor, often lauded for his groundbreaking works. His sculptures often celebrate the human figure and its connection to the environment. Some of his most famous sculptures include Angel of the North, Another Place, Quantum Cloud, Blind Light, Field for the British Isles and Horizon Field. His creations are renowned for their two-dimensional, flat geometric forms and their powerful, emotion-evoking presence. Gormley's sculptures are as innovative and bold as they are visually appealing, making him one of the most influential artists of our age.

Antony Gormley (British Artist): British Artist, Sculptor, Angel of the North, Another Place, Quantum Cloud, Blind Light, Field for the British Isles, Horizon Field, Innovative, Bold, Visually Appealing.

Antonio Ferrara

Antonio Manetti

Antonio Manetti was a key figure in the Renaissance period, laying the groundwork for a new era of creativity and innovation in architecture. His use of materials and space was revolutionary for the time, allowing him to create stunning works of art. He was known for his bold use of color, often incorporating bright shades of yellow, orange, and red into his designs. He was also a master of space, creating works that were both functional and aesthetically pleasing. He incorporated elements of classical architecture, such as columns and arches, giving his works a timeless quality. He was also a pioneer in the use of light and shadow, adding a new level of depth and complexity to his work. His works still stand today as a testament to his creative genius.

Renaissance, architecture, design, art, innovation, creativity.

Eleonora Barbieri

Anne Poirier

Anne Poirier is an internationally renowned French artist whose work is celebrated for its bold and innovative use of color, texture, and light. Poirier has a unique approach to her art, which often features a fusion of modern and traditional techniques. Her art is captivating and instantly recognizable, often using geometric patterns and bright colors to create powerful visual stories. Through her art, she is able to bring to life the psychological and physical aspects of her subjects. Her art has been featured in numerous exhibitions and galleries around the world and has earned her recognition among the design, art, and creative communities.

Colorful, Creative, Geometric, Unique

Eleonora Barbieri

Adaptive Design

Adaptive Design is an iterative design methodology that focuses on creating a product or service that adapts to the user and context. It involves analyzing user feedback and data from usage to make design and product decisions. This process consists of four phases: research, prototype, validate, and refine. In the research phase, user needs and behaviours are studied and design goals are set. In the prototype phase, concepts are created and tested with users. In the validate phase, the concepts are evaluated with prototype users. Finally, the refine phase is used for making necessary adjustments to the prototype based on user feedback.

Adaptive Design, User Feedback, Prototype, Validate, Refine

Giulia Esposito

Alessandro De Marco

Alessandro De Marco is a highly creative and ambitious designer, specializing in print and digital campaigns, including social media. He has been working with a range of prestigious clients since 2009, including Four Seasons, Black Pearl, Brunelleschi Hotel, Gran Hotel Principe di Piemonte, Linkem, Euronics, and Eagle Pictures. Hailing from Italy, Alessandro is highly decorated within the design world, having been recognized with numerous awards for his work in advertising, marketing, and communication design. His commitment to excellence and creative vision has enabled him to stand out among his peers. By pushing himself and his work to the highest level of quality, Alessandro continues to make a tremendous impact in the design world.

Alessandro De Marco

Emma Bernard

Aircraft Vibration Analysis

Aircraft Vibration Analysis is an important tool for designers to assess the dynamic performance of an aircraft during its design phase. By performing vibration analysis, the designer can identify potential issues that may arise from dynamic forces, such as fatigue and resonance. The analysis also helps to identify design issues that may arise from the aircraft's physical characteristics, such as its mass, center of gravity, and inertia. By taking into account these design components, the designer can create an aircraft that is more resilient to dynamic forces, resulting in a longer service life. Additionally, vibration analysis can help the designer to design an aircraft that is more efficient, as it can help to identify any areas of potential drag or turbulence, leading to better performance and fuel efficiency. Finally, vibration analysis also helps designers to identify potential safety concerns that could arise from poor design choices. By assessing the aircraft's response to dynamic forces, designers can ensure that the aircraft will be safe for passengers and crew.

Aircraft Vibration, Aircraft Dynamics, Vibration Analysis, Structural Dynamics, Aircraft Design, Aircraft Performance.

Claudia Rossetti


Armando is considered one of the most influential figures in the world of arts and culture. His works include some of the most iconic pieces of artwork, ranging from the intricately detailed paintings to the thought-provoking sculptures. He has also been credited with a number of innovative contributions to the world of visual arts, which have been instrumental in inspiring others to pursue their creative passions.

Armando, art, culture, visual arts, sculptures, paintings.

Anna Lombardi

Augusta Reimer

Augusta Reimer is a Danish artist whose works consist of bold, abstract shapes and designs painted in the vibrant palette of the Fauvist art movement. Augusta's art is striking, with pieces that demonstrate a wide range of textures and colors. Her brushwork is loose and free, yet highly detailed and evocative. She draws inspiration from a variety of sources, including literature, music, and her experiences of the world around her. Reimer's most widely-shared works include Krefeld, The Firefly, and The Natural Path to Beauty, which explore themes of balance and harmony within a vibrant, modern abstract composition. As a contemporary artist, Reimer's body of work represents a wide range of emotions and experiences, imparting an individualistic interpretation of the modern world.

Augusta Reimer, Danish artist, Fauvism, painting, abstract, compositions, Krefeld, Firefly, Natural Path to Beauty.

Giovanna Mancini

Alessia Pagotto

Alessia Pagotto is renowned for her ability to craft elegant, thought-provoking designs that challenge the conventions of the design world. Her work is renowned for its attention to detail, creativity, and ability to find innovative solutions to complex problems. She has a unique approach to understanding and working with materials, combining them in unexpected ways to create something truly unique and inspiring. She is also passionate about exploring the connections between the matter, the environment, society and individuals, and believes that experimentation is the key to sparking creativity. Through her work, she has achieved remarkable success, receiving recognition from some of the most prestigious organizations in the field.

Alessia Pagotto, Design, Art, Creativity, Torino, Italy, Studio Sostanza.

Federica Costa

Animation Studies

Animation Studies is a comprehensive field of research that investigates the theoretical, historical, and creative aspects of animation. It explores the fundamentals of animation, such as timing, composition, character design and storyboarding, as well as the principles of motion, color theory, and storytelling. Animation Studies also examines various aspects of animation, such as motion graphics, motion capture, motion art, visual effects, 3D modelling, and other related disciplines. Through Animation Studies, designers can gain a better understanding of how to create compelling and effective designs for their projects. Animation Studies provides valuable insights into the creative processes and techniques used to create animation, which can have a strong impact on viewers.

Animation, Motion Graphics, Motion Capture, Motion Art, Visual Effects, 3D Modelling.

Eleonora Barbieri

Architectural Acoustics

Architectural acoustics is a field of study that focuses on the science of sound in relation to buildings and other structures. It deals with the design and analysis of acoustics within a given space, taking into consideration the reverberation of sounds, noise reduction and sound isolation, as well as the use of sound for aesthetic effect. Architectural acoustics also explore how sound interacts with the materials used in a space, such as walls, floors, and ceilings.

Acoustic design, sound insulation, reverberation control, sound absorption, noise control, vibration isolation.

Giulia Esposito

Architecture In Liechtenstein

Architecture in Liechtenstein is an interesting blend of influences from the nearby countries of Austria, Germany and Switzerland. It is a mix of the old and the new, with the country's traditional buildings and the modern buildings that were built in the post-war era. Traditional Liechtenstein architecture includes buildings with steep roofs, half-timbered and gabled buildings, and the use of stone and wood. This is combined with modern features of glass and steel, and buildings in the contemporary style. Many of the new buildings are also highly energy-efficient and sustainable in their design, reflecting the country's commitment to conservation.

Liechtenstein architecture, building design, architecture history, European architecture.

Lauren Moore

Automated Manufacturing Design

Automated Manufacturing Design (AMD) is a process of digitally integrating material, design, and production in a unified workflow. This process enables efficient and cost-effective manufacturing of complex products with a high level of accuracy, agility, and flexibility. AMD provides designers with a powerful tool for creating and producing their designs quickly and with minimal effort. It also allows for the creation of highly intricate and complex designs with unprecedented accuracy and precision. Furthermore, AMD helps reduce material waste, ensuring optimal use of resources. In addition, AMD also enables designers to produce their designs with a greater level of control and customization, allowing them to create unique and personalized designs.

3D printing, computer-aided engineering, design automation, CAD/CAM, rapid prototyping, digital manufacturing, additive manufacturing, digital fabrication, robotics.

Eleonora Barbieri

Alexander Nepote

Alexander Nepote is an American artist whose works explore a variety of topics. His distinct artistic style is characterized by the use of bold colors, intricate patterns, and vivid details to create captivating and thought-provoking pieces. His works range from abstract to figurative and landscape, drawing inspiration from everyday life while also exploring social and political issues. Nepote's works are often praised for their emotional depth, as he seeks to create a powerful and immersive visual experience through his use of color, texture, and composition. His works have been exhibited in numerous galleries, including a solo exhibition at the New York Academy of Art. His most acclaimed works include “The Waves of the Sea,” “The Eye of Abstraction,” and “New York Metropolis.”

Alexander Nepote, artist, painter, abstract, figurative, landscape, texture, emotion, visual, captivating, vibrant.

Eleonora Barbieri

Aric Chang

Aric Chang is a highly respected and renowned designer from Taiwan, who has been praised for his excellent work and their ability to create unique and meaningful designs that capture the essence of life and personal ideals. Through their creativity, Aric is able to create stunning spaces, both small and large, that impress and surprise with their beauty. They have an understanding of the art of interior design and have a deep knowledge of the relationships between people and space. They possess an uncanny ability to craft spaces that are aesthetically pleasing and bring out the best in each project. With years of experience and life knowledge, Aric Chang is seen as a master of the craft, able to create truly stunning designs that are modern, innovative, and timeless.

Aric Chang

Emma Bernard

Achille-Etna Michallon

Achille-Etna Michallon was a French artist who created emotionally powerful paintings that captured the human condition. His works were known for their vibrant colours, dramatic light and texture, and often contained autobiographical elements. His paintings, such as ‘The Grief of Niobé’, ‘The Young Seamstress’ and ‘The Distressed Mother’, are considered masterpieces of French art. Michallon was highly acclaimed for his technical skill and his ability to capture poignant moments of grief and joy. His art is considered to be a unique addition to the legacy of French art, and is still celebrated today.

Impressionism, colour theory, design, creativity, emotion.

Eleonora Barbieri

Angelica Kauffman

Angelica Kauffman was a highly acclaimed artist who was well respected in the art world from the late 17th century to the early 19th century. Her work was heavily influenced by the Classical period and her paintings were often complex and filled with intricate details. She was also an accomplished fresco painter and her most famous work is the ceiling fresco of the Angels in the center of the dome of the church of Santissima Annunziata in Florence. Throughout her career, Kauffman was both a creative force and a strong advocate for the rights of women in the arts, often being the only female artist in her circle of contemporaries. She was a tireless advocate for the education of female artists, and her work and influence has left a lasting legacy in the art world.

Angelica Kauffman, female artist, neoclassical, fresco painting, history painting, portrait, Royal Academy, Accademia di San Luca, works of art, female rights, education of female artists.

Claudia Rossetti

Alexander Lawson

Alexander Lawson is a prominent British Artist renowned for his expansive body of work which has been showcased in galleries around the world. His lushly painted landscapes often incorporate abstract and figurative elements, creating an intricate interplay between physical and metaphysical realms. His vibrant, textured paintings explore the complexities of human relationships with the natural and spiritual world in a graceful and awe-inspiring manner. His thoughtful approach to composition and color speaks to both the beauty and fragility of life. His award-winning works have been praised for their emotive quality, capturing moments of profound introspection and reflection. Among his most notable works are 'Path to the Sea', 'On the Horizon', and 'The Message'.

Fine Art, Painting, British Artist, Landscapes, Canvas.

Giovanna Mancini

Anthony Van Dyck

Anthony van Dyck was a master of composition, perspective and detail. He was able to create works that were highly lifelike and emotive, using a combination of bright colours and subtle brushwork. His works were highly sought after due to their remarkable ability to capture the character and emotion of his subjects. His skillful use of chiaroscuro and bold use of colour and brushstroke were highly praised by art critics and evaluators. His works have come to symbolise the height of the Baroque period and have been described as illustrious, exquisite and grandiose. He is considered one of the most influential and distinguished painters of the 17th century, and his works continue to captivate and inspire viewers with their vivid imagery and remarkable detail. His most well-known works include The Spanish Fury, The Mass of St Gregory, The Adoration of the Shepherds, The Martyrdom of Saint Sebastian and his iconic self-portraits.

Van Dyck, Baroque, Fine Art, Portrait, Painter, Chiaroscuro, Colour, Brushstroke.

Federica Costa

Adel Abdessemed

Adel Abdessemed is a renowned artist from Algeria whose work has gained immense international popularity. His works, which span from sculpture to installations, photography and video, are often thought-provoking and have been exhibited in renowned institutions and galleries around the world. Some of his most famous works include the monumental sculpture 'Domestikator', created in 2013, and the 'Aigo' performance in 2011, where he released a flock of pigeons in the Piazza San Marco in Venice. His art is often characterized by a strong political and social intent, and has been acclaimed by critics and scholars alike.

Adel Abdessemed, Algerian artist, sculpture, installations, photography, video, Domestikator, Aigo, performance, Piazza San Marco, Venice, art, political, social intent

Anna Lombardi

Arthur Rudolph

Arthur Rudolph is an iconic German artist renowned for his unique and bold contemporary style. His works often feature modernistic shapes, vibrant colours and a surrealistic point of view that explores the unexpected beauty of the world. He is particularly celebrated for his ability to express multiple emotions in each artwork, captivating viewers with his bold portrayals of various themes. His profound insight into the complexities of life has elevated him to become one of the most sought-after living artists. Some of his most renowned works include “The City”, “The Dream” and “The Innocence”.

German Artists, Arthur Rudolph, Contemporary Art, Artworks, Surrealistic, Modernistic, Vibrant Colours.

Giovanna Mancini

Andre Quirinus Zurbriggen

Andre Quirinus Zurbriggen is a highly sought-after designer who has made a name for himself in the world of art and design. His work is characterized by a unique blend of creativity and practicality, resulting in pieces that are both visually stunning and functional. He is deeply inspired by the relationship between the everyday and the extraordinary, and his works often explore the potential of objects to evoke emotion and meaning. His use of colour, texture, and form is captivating, and his works have been exhibited in galleries around the world. He is a master of his craft, and his works have been featured in publications such as Vogue and The New York Times. His work is a reflection of his passion for the creative process, and he strives to create pieces that inspire and challenge viewers to think about the world in a new way.

Design, Art, Creativity, Inspiration, Transformation, Exploration.

Federica Costa

Antonio Berti

Antonio Berti is a highly sought-after artist whose work has been exhibited in galleries across the world. His style is distinctively recognizable, blending elements of realism, abstraction and conceptualism. He often draws upon his personal experiences and observations of life to create captivating pieces that capture the complexity of the human condition. His works are often emotionally charged and visually stunning, perfect for those looking to bring a unique touch of artistry to their home or office. Through his art, Antonio Berti is able to transport viewers to a place of contemplation and reflection, inviting them to examine their own lives and surroundings.

Antonio Berti, Italian artist, paintings, art, creativity, realism.

Federica Costa

Amy Shen

Amy Shen is an innovative and creative designer who has a great eye for detail. She has natural talent for design thinking and the ability to quickly bring her ideas to life. She has an aptitude for art and an understanding of the principles of design that have enabled her to develop a unique and personal approach to creating works of art. Her artistic flair has enabled her to create original, eye-catching visuals that keep her audiences engaged and captivated.

Design, Creativity, Art, Visuals, Ideas, Innovation

Anna Lombardi

Artisan Crafts

Artisan Crafts are an innovative form of digital art that involves the use of both traditional craft techniques and digital tools. It is a creative approach to design that allows designers to express their own unique vision and create beautiful, intricate pieces that are tailored to the needs of their clients. Artisan Crafts require a strong understanding of both the craft techniques and the digital tools needed to bring the design to life. This form of digital art is an excellent way for designers to explore new ideas and techniques, and can be used to create a variety of products from furniture to clothing to home decor.

Design, Arts, Crafts, Digital Art.

Eleonora Barbieri

Automotive Automotive Autonomous Fault Detection

Automotive Automotive Autonomous Fault Detection (AAAFD) provides designers with a powerful tool to proactively identify and address design issues before they arise, allowing them to create higher-quality products and reduce the risk of costly errors. AAAFD leverages automated monitoring and data analysis to detect potential faults and provide designers with the information they need to make informed decisions and create better products. By using AAAFD, designers can gain insights into potential failure points that can be addressed and improved upon, thus helping them to innovate and create new products. AAAFD also helps to ensure that projects are completed on time and within budget, as designers can identify potential issues before they become costly delays or overruns.

AI, Automation, Autonomy, Monitoring.

Claudia Rossetti

Acoustic Design And Fabrication

Acoustic Design And Fabrication is a highly specialized and creative field, requiring a deep understanding of the physics of sound and the principles of acoustics. It involves the use of materials and shapes to control sound, creating an acoustic environment that is tailored to the needs of the project. Designers must be able to analyze a space and develop a sound solution that optimizes both aesthetics and functionality. Acoustic Design And Fabrication professionals must also have an understanding of the latest industry developments and trends, taking into account future trends and technology advancements. In addition, designers must be able to use acoustic modelling, waveguide modelling, wave cancellation, reverberation modelling, and absorption modelling to design an acoustic environment that meets the specific needs of the project. Furthermore, acoustic design and fabrication professionals must have an appreciation for the creative aspects of designing and constructing acoustic solutions, such as the use of colors, textures, and shapes to create a unique acoustic experience.

Acoustic Design, Acoustic Fabrication, Soundproofing, Acoustic Insulation.

Eleonora Barbieri

Antonello Da Messina

Antonello da Messina is hailed as one of the most important Italian painters of the 15th century, with his works being celebrated to this day. He was one of the first painters to use oil painting techniques in Italy, creating works that are notable for their excellent use of perspective, light, and shading. His works have inspired generations of painters and designers, as well as having an impact on the development of the Italian Renaissance. The works of Antonello da Messina have been hugely influential in the art world, with his use of oil painting techniques helping to revolutionize the medium and inspiring modern artists. He has left behind a rich legacy of works, including ‘The Annunciation’, ‘Saint Jerome in his Study’ and ‘The Lamentation’, which have become icons of Italian Renaissance art.

Italian Renaissance, Antonello da Messina, 15th century, oil painting, altarpiece, perspective, light, shading, Madonna and Child, The Annunciation, Saint Jerome in his Study, The Lamentation.

Claudia Rossetti

Australian Design

Australian Design is a culturally significant field of creative practice, rooted in the country’s unique landscape and indigenous culture. It is characterized by a focus on sustainable and ethical production, as well as a commitment to creating original and meaningful designs. Artistic elements found in the culture, such as indigenous art expressions and the colonial influences, are often blended together to create innovative solutions. This movement is often characterized by the use of organic materials, bright colors, and an emphasis on community values.

Australia, Design, Sustainability, Creativity, Ethical, Eco-friendly, Art, Indigenous, Landscape.

Lauren Moore

Art Designer

Art designers specialize in creating visual artwork for both print and digital media. They create logos, illustrations, websites, product packaging, and more. In terms of design awards, art designers create entries that are assessed on criteria including creativity, originality, usability, overall design, and the technical skill of the design. Art designers may collaborate with digital marketing experts, copywriters, and photographers to develop a complete digital project.

Art design, UX design, logo design, freelance design, print design

Maria Romano

Adriana Varejão

Adriana Varejão is a renowned Brazilian artist whose works are known for their vibrant colors, dynamic textures, and exploration of the human body and elements of landscape. She has been praised for her iconic works, such as the 'Azulejos' series, 'The Electric Blue', and 'Tropicália', which have been exhibited in major institutions across the globe. Her works have been described as both innovative and transformative, as she pushes the boundaries of traditional art and design. Her works are not only visually arresting, but also conceptually compelling as she seeks to explore themes of identity, culture, and history. Adriana Varejão is a master at creating art that captivates, surprises, and encourages viewers to think about the world in a new way.

Adriana Varejão, Brazilian artist, contemporary art, abstract art, painting, installation art, sculpture, Tropicália, Azulejos, Electric Blue.

Federica Costa

Anders Osterlin

Anders Osterlin was a prominent Swedish artist, known for his impressionist paintings and watercolors. He was born in Gothenburg in 1908, studied at the Royal Academy of Arts in Stockholm, and held his first solo exhibition in Gothenburg in 1932. Over the course of his career, Osterlin worked with many of the most influential institutions of the Swedish art world, including the Modern Museum in Stockholm, the Gothenburg Art Society, and the Swedish National Gallery. He also participated in major exhibitions throughout Europe, including the Venice Biennale. His works often focus on landscapes, nature, and people, and feature bright and vibrant colors. Among his most notable paintings are “Fruits from the Island of Gotland”, “July Morning in a Small Town”, and “The Light of Gothenburg”.

Impressionism, Sweden, landscape painting.

Mei Wang

Alejandro Otero

Alejandro Otero is an influential artist whose work has been recognized and celebrated around the world. He was a master of color and composition, and his work is renowned for its bold use of form, texture, and geometry. Otero was a pioneer in the use of modern materials such as aluminum and steel, creating iconic works such as his series of Radar sculptures. He was also an innovator in the use of geometric shapes to create abstract art, pushing the boundaries of traditional art and exploring new ways to express himself. Otero's work is a testament to his creative vision and his ability to create something timeless.

Abstract, Cubism, Color, Geometry, Modern Art, Sculpture.

Federica Costa

Ada Harrison

Ada Harrison is a British artist whose works are characterised by vibrant use of colour in her portraits and landscapes. Her paintings often express the movement of nature and evoke atmosphere in what she portrays. Her luminescence is remarkable, as she is able to capture the intensity of a moment in her compositions and make it last forever. Her works are uplifting, capturing the defining moments of an ethereal beauty that can only be experienced in her paintings. Among her most noteworthy works are 'The Flowing Stream', 'Seaside Reflections', and 'The Garden of Earthly Delights'.

Ada Harrison, British artist, painting, portrait, landscape, nature, luminescence

Giovanna Mancini

Applied Economics

Applied Economics can offer creative professionals the tools to approach their projects from an economic perspective. It can help them understand how their designs, products, services, and initiatives can be optimized to make the most of available resources and achieve the best outcomes. Applied Economics can help designers to better understand the economic environment in which their projects are set and to make decisions that are economically sound and sustainable. It can also help them to develop strategies for pricing, marketing, and managing their projects. Applied Economics can provide creative professionals with the knowledge and skills to approach their projects in a more informed and systematic way, allowing them to maximize the potential of their ideas and initiatives.

Applied Economics, Economic Theory, Econometrics, Economic Data, Economic Principles, Economic Models.

Claudia Rossetti

Aquatic Photography

Aquatic photography is a challenging, yet rewarding, form of photography. It requires the photographer to be knowledgeable of the underwater environment and to have the proper equipment to capture stunning images. With the right equipment and knowledge, photographers can capture amazing images of sea creatures, coral reefs, and other underwater scenes. Aquatic photography can be used to create a unique and captivating look for art and design projects. Photographers can use their images to create eye-catching designs for websites, brochures, and other media. Additionally, underwater photography can be used to capture images for scientific research, conservation, and educational purposes.

Aquatic, underwater, photography, sea creatures, coral reefs, design, art, media, research, conservation, educational.

Claudia Rossetti

Aircraft Data Acquisition

Aircraft data acquisition is a critical component of aircraft design, providing designers with the information they need to optimize the design for maximum efficiency. Data is collected from various systems, such as avionics, fuel, and attitude, using a variety of sensors and instruments, including GPS, accelerometers, magnetometers, and pressure altimeters. This data is then analyzed using advanced software to create models and visualizations that help the designer understand the performance of the aircraft. Aircraft data acquisition also allows designers to monitor the performance of an aircraft in flight, making it possible to make adjustments on the fly to improve the design. By using aircraft data acquisition, designers can ensure that their designs are optimized for the best possible performance.

aircraft design, data acquisition, performance optimization, monitoring.

Eleonora Barbieri

Automotive Path Planning

Automotive path planning is an essential component of autonomous vehicle design, as it ensures the vehicle can safely and efficiently traverse a given environment. Designers must take into account a variety of factors when creating a path plan, including the vehicle’s size and weight, the terrain it will be driving on, the obstacles it may encounter, and the laws and regulations it must abide by. Additionally, designers must consider aesthetic and artistic elements when creating an automotive path plan. This could include creating visually appealing pathways, making the vehicle’s movements more fluid and graceful, and ensuring the vehicle is able to safely interact with its surroundings. A successful path plan must take into account the physical constraints of the vehicle, the environment it is in, and the aesthetic considerations of the path plan itself.

Automotive Path Planning, Autonomous Vehicle Design, Path Planning, Trajectory Planning, Environment Perception.

Federica Costa

Alan Davie

Alan Davie was a prolific British abstract painter and printmaker. His works were characterized by a vivid and vibrant use of color, often exploring themes of mythology and the natural world. He was known to use a wide range of materials in his works, from oil to acrylic to collage and was known to experiment with different techniques and approaches to create his unique and captivating works. His works have been widely exhibited in renowned galleries and museums around the world, such as the Tate Gallery and the National Gallery in London, and have been celebrated for their ability to captivate viewers and evoke a sense of awe. Davie was also a passionate advocate of experimental music, having collaborated with renowned musicians such as John Cage and David Tudor. He was also known to have a strong influence on the Pop Art movement, having created a series of iconic works that explored the theme of popular culture. Alan Davie’s work continues to inspire and influence both contemporary and upcoming artists.

Alan Davie, British artist, abstract expressionism, vibrant colors, experimental music, Pop Art.

Federica Costa

Albert Renger-Patzsch

Albert Renger-Patzsch was an influential figure in the design world, pioneering a minimalist approach to photography that captured the beauty of the modern world in its purest form. His style was characterized by an unwavering commitment to objectivity, producing works that were both visually stunning and emotionally resonant. His photographs were often devoid of human presence, focusing instead on the beauty of the natural and built environment. His style was highly influential, inspiring generations of photographers and designers to explore the world around them with an eye towards capturing the beauty of the everyday. To this day, his works remain an important part of the history of photography and design.

Photography, Design, Arts, Creativity, Minimalism, Objectivity.

Federica Costa

Architectural Experience

Architectural experience is a term used to refer to the design and construction of a physical environment. It is based on the idea that architecture is both a product and a process, and that it should be seen as an experience that can be enjoyed by its users. Architectural experience includes the consideration of the physical, psychological, and social aspects of the design, and the way in which the design of the building affects the experience of its users. It also involves the study of the interplay between the physical environment and the people who use it, and how they interact within it.

Architecture, Design, Building, Construction, Environment.

Mark Lewis

Automation Architecture

Automation Architecture is a combination of hardware, software, and communication networks that are used to facilitate the automation of various processes in a given organization. This architecture is designed to improve efficiency and reduce the time and labor required to complete tasks. Automation Architecture is composed of components such as controllers, input/output devices, and networks, which are used to monitor and control the automated processes. Communication protocols, such as Modbus, are used to interconnect the components of the automation architecture and enable communication between different systems.

Automation, Architecture, Process Automation, Network Connectivity, Controllers.

Giulia Esposito

Anti-Lock Braking Systems Design

Anti-Lock Braking Systems (ABS) design is a complex engineering process that involves designing a mechanism to prevent the wheels of a vehicle from locking up during braking. ABS is designed to allow the vehicle to have greater control over stopping power and reduce skidding. This allows for greater steerability while braking in hazardous situations, thereby improving driver safety. It is typically designed with a control system that operates on a computer, monitoring wheel speed sensors and activating brake pressure modulators. This system works in conjunction with the vehicle’s traction control system to maintain a greater level of grip on the road. ABS typically includes several other components such as an electronic control unit, hydraulic brake pump, valves, and a variety of sensors.

ABS design, automobile braking, wheel speed sensors, hydraulic brake pump, electronic control unit, traction control system.

Emma Bernard

Automotive Image Processing

Automotive image processing is a powerful tool for designers and engineers to accurately measure the performance and quality of digital images. Through the software analysis of digital images, automotive image processing can detect flaws in car parts, such as defects in the paint, and can also be used to analyze road conditions. It can measure the size, position, and orientation of objects, providing information for industrial applications, such as robotic assembly and tracking. Automotive image processing can also be used to detect objects and features that are difficult to detect with other methods, such as in low-light conditions or in areas with a large number of objects. Automotive image processing is a key technology for the automotive industry, as it is able to quickly detect and analyze large amounts of data.

Image processing, computer vision, automotive, quality control, object detection, industrial automation.

Eleonora Barbieri

Automotive Software Engineering

Automotive software engineering is a highly creative and artistic field that requires designers to use their skills to create intuitive, user-friendly interfaces for drivers. Designers must also be able to develop applications that can monitor the performance of the vehicle in real-time, helping drivers to detect and address any potential issues. Automotive software engineering also involves developing software solutions that will enable the development of smarter, safer, and more sustainable vehicles that are capable of meeting the demands of the modern automotive industry. Furthermore, automotive software engineering requires a deep understanding of both hardware and software, as well as the capability to develop efficient algorithms and user interfaces to control the embedded systems.

Automotive software engineering, automotive industry, software solutions, vehicle diagnostics, embedded systems.

Federica Costa

Agustín Quiroga

Agustín Quiroga is an individual with a great passion for his work and a sincere commitment to making a difference in his community. His role as Vice President of Chile Design and his efforts to promote public policies for the improvement of the industry demonstrate his dedication to the cause of design. He is passionate about connecting people, so that everyone can benefit from the value of design, no matter the scale or context. In addition to his work for the design industry, Agustín is also dedicated to his family, who continually push and motivate him to do more. His passion for his work has been recognized by numerous awards, including one from the A' Design Award in the Event and Happening Design Category. He is also a leader in his field, guiding universities in preparing the professionals needed by the country and helping to create transparency and good practices. Agustín is an inspiring individual who believes that success is just a consequence of a long journey of passion and hard work. With unwavering determination and perseverance, he endeavors to create positive and lasting impacts on the people who relate to his work.

Agustín Quiroga

Emma Bernard

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