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Thesis proposals

Thesis proposals

Globe Group

User interface study


About us

Globe group – world leading in battery equipment products The world has changed. Today, renewable energy is cheaper to produce than fossil energy, and young companies are leading the way forward. Our vision is to be one of the leading companies in the industry by 2020. Welcome to join us on the journey!

Our product development departments are based in Mooresville - USA, Jönköping - Sweden and Changzhou - China. Here we have skilled and driven employees continually working on product improvement to meet our customers need, assuring we never stop moving to be the best for the future. We own the whole production chain with own factories for production of almost all components within our products.

In Sweden we have two offices. In Malmö the central Europe market support team is found with operations, customer support, sales, market, finance and supply chain functions. In Jönköping you can find our newly established research and development centre. We are focusing on the customer needs and developing commercial garden tools, AI, IOT systems for the future needs. We have a strong team with long product experience, today we are 40+ employees and we continuous to grow. Would you like to be a part of our journey into the future demands?

Description

Feasibility study for the introduction of haptic controls in power tools – someone interested in user interfaces B.Sc./M.Sc.

·       Understanding and produce user requirements and preferences

·       Understanding of ergonomics and safety requirements

·       Able to evaluate the suitability of haptics to the whole range of Cramer products and define most beneficial     applications, or otherwise.

·       Analyze market standards for controls 

Note: haptics is the field of study of touch and the feedback from things that are touched. Typically, this involves a switch, button, knob, rotary control or anything else where a user has a touch interface to select or control something where feedback is provided by a method which can be felt. How does a pushbutton feel

Our expectations

Our expectations from the thesis are new concepts with different way of solving the new requirements. As person you need to be driven by user friendliness, ergonomics and you like the early concept work. Welcome to apply!

Contact

Contact:
Kim Larsson

Application e-mail:
kim.larsson@greenworkstools.eu

Expiration date
2019-12-18

Period for which the assignment is intended
2020-01-01 - 2020-06-30


Company/Organisation
Globe Group

Category
Thesis/project

Branch

  • Engineering/Product development/Industrial design/Production management

Faculties

  • School of Engineering