UTEST More than 10 Years in User ResearchBILTIR-UTEST Product Usability Unit


Thesis Studies

Ongoing Thesis Studies

 

 

Completed Studies

PhD Thesis

2013 Armağan Kuru,“Exploration of User Experience of Personal Informatics Systems”, METU, Department of Industrial Design, PhD.
2013 Gülşen Töre Yargın,“Developing a Model for Effective Communication of User Research Findings to the Design Process”, METU, Department of Industrial Design, PhD.
2011 Aydın Öztoprak,“A method for supporting data collection in user research studies at domestic environments”, METU, Department of Industrial Design, PhD.
2010 Ali Emre Berkman,“A sampling methodology for usability testing of consumer products considering individual differences”, METU, Department of Industrial Design, PhD.

 


Msc. Thesis

2011   Ayşe Naciye Çelebi, “Reallocation of Household Resources for Energy Saving Behavior” METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2010 Naz Atacan Pamir, “Users’ Expectations from Smart Products”METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2008 Nazlı Cila,“The Dimensions of Users’ Fun Experiences with Consumer Products”,  METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2007 Erol Işık,“Users Attitudes Towards Products: Effects of Ownership and Software Existence”, METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2005 Kerem Kuleli,“User-Product Interaction in New Product Encounters: Prominence of User Expertise and Product Properties”,METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2005 Burçin Kesercioğlu,“The Contribution of User-Centered Design to Consumer Packages”,METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2005 Sultan Kaygın, “Deficiencies in the integration of Ergonomics Knowledge into Consumer Electronics Design", METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.
2005

Erdem Demir, "Dimensions of user satisfaction for different product groups", METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.

2005

Ekin Dino, "Investigation of design as the next step in software product evolution : an analysis of added values", METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc

2004

Aydın Öztoprak, “An evoluation of virtual design studio : a course between Middle East Technical University and Delft University of Technology ”,METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.

2004

Pelin Gültekin, “The Negative Effects of Technology-Driven Product Design on User-Product Interaction and Product Usability”,METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.

2004

Zeynep Karapars, “The Relationship Between Socio Economic Factors and Use Context in Product Usability”METU, Department of Industrial Design, MSc.