Tag Archives: PhD

Building the Bridge: Design methods for success in the informal economy

By | May 24, 2019

The above is a screen cap of my research plan submitted at the end of March 2019 as part of the doctoral admissions process. Everyone understands its only a working title for a yet to be defined problem statement, which is the purpose of doctoral studies as I see it from the user’s perspective. Both… Read More »

I have been granted right to study at Doctoral level by Aalto University School of Engineering

By | May 22, 2019

That is a friend’s restored vintage Porsche I’m standing in front of, on the day I heard about my admission to the PhD programme in Aalto University. I’m officially admitted to the department of mechanical engineering, or konetekniikka as its known in suomi. In the Finnish system, I was admitted as an enrolled student as… Read More »