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Title: Modular system for a portable communications terminal and module for use therein
Authors: Bourne, David R.
Conaty, Genevieve
Houghton, Richard
McCardle, John
Issue Date: 2002
Publisher: © The Authors.
Citation: Bourne, D.R. ...et al., 2002. Modular system for a portable communications terminal and module for use therein. UK Patent GB 2375683.
Abstract: This is a design practice based output which provided useful collaborative links with Motorola, a world leading company in the research, development and manufacture of mobile phones. This output took the form of a supervised student project into the design and application of portable keyboard input devices. The design necessitated user centred research studies in collaboration with the 'Human Factors' section of Motorola UK and resulted in a unique and hence patentable device. This work has prompted further collaboration culminating in the 'Design Against Crime' feasibility study funded by the EPSRC examining the use and social implications of the mobile phone.
Description: This is an UK Patent. Patent number: GB 2375683; Application number: 0111274.7; Filed date: 9th May 2001; Publication date: 20/11/2002
Version: Published
URI: https://dspace.lboro.ac.uk/2134/26105
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