Professor Rachel Cooper

Chair in Design

Research Interests

Rachel Cooper OBE is Distinguished Professor of Design Management and Policy at Lancaster University. She is Director of ImaginationLancaster, an open and exploratory design-led research centre conducting applied and theoretical research into people, products, places and their interactions, and also Chair of Lancaster institute for the Contemporary Arts. Professor Cooper’s research interests cover: design thinking; design management; design policy; and across all sectors of industry, a specific interest in design for wellbeing and socially responsible design. She has published extensively on these topics, including books 'Designing Sustainable Cities' and 'The Handbook of Wellbeing and the Environment'. She is also series editor of the Routledge series Design for Social Responsibility covering topics such as designing for sustainability, inclusivity, service design, sport, health, transport and policy. She was founding editor of The Design Journal and also founding President of the European Academy of Design.

She is currently working on Liveable Cities, a £5m funded six-year research programme working to identify design and engineering solutions that will lead to low-carbon, resource-secure, future cities in which societal wellbeing is prioritised. Also ‘The Creative Exchange’, a £3m three year programme looking at the growth of the creative industries through exploring the ‘digital public space' and a new types of PhD’s programme. She has also just begun work on the recently announced 'Internet of Things' (IoT) Hub Lancaster University lead in a UCL led consortium that has received £9.8 million support from EPSRC as part of a £40 million investment programme from UK Government. She is Academic Lead for the N8 universities (the eight most research intensive Universities in the North of England: Durham, Lancaster, Leeds, Liverpool, Manchester, Newcastle, Sheffield and York.) on Urban Living Research.

Professor Cooper has undertaken several advisory roles to national and international universities, government and non-governmental organisations. She was a member of Infrastructure and Environment Strategic Advisory Team of the UK Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) until 2005. She has also chaired EPSRC commissioning panels on Crime and the cross council review of UK National Collaboration on Ageing Research programme and she was mentor on EPSRC Sandpits on Mobile Health and Countering Terrorism in 2006/7. She is currently a member of EPSRC Strategic Advisory Network. Professor Cooper was UK Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) panel convenor for visual arts and media practice, history, theory Postgraduate awards between 2000 & 2005, and sat on the Council of the AHRC (2000/10). She was also a member of the advisory panel on the AHRC/ESRC's Cultures of Consumption programme and chairs the advisory panel for the AHRC/EPSRC's 'Designing for the 21st Century' initiative. She was a member of the UK Research Assessment Exercise Panel for Art and Design in 2008 and 2014 chaired the research review panel for art, design architecture and media for Aalto University, (2009) and is currently chair of Aalto School of Arts Strategic Advisory Board and was a member of the Research Assessment exercise for Gothenburg University 2010. In 2011 she was invited to be a member of the European Design Innovation Initiative Leadership Board that produced recommendations on Design for Prosperity and Growth for the EU.

She is a also Non executive Director of the Future Cities Catapult, a visiting Professor at the Royal College of Art (RCA)and a member of RCA Council. Professor Cooper was a Lead Expert for the UK Government Foresight programme on the Future of Cities, is on the Academy of Medical Sciences Working group addressing ‘The Health of the Public 2040’ and is a member of the Partnership for Prevention Sciences Steering Group. She is the Royal Society representative member of the Scientific Committee for Health and Wellbeing in the Changing Urban Environment – an International Council for Science Programme co-sponsored with the United Nations University (UNU) and the InterAcademy Medical Panel (IAMP).

Dataset of the livability performance of the City of Birmingham, UK, as measured by its citizen wellbeing, resource security, resource efficiency and carbon emissions
Leach, J.M., Lee, S.E., Boyko, C.T., Coulton, C.J., Cooper, R., Smith, N., Joffe, H., Büchs, M., Hale, J.D., Sadler, J.P., Braithwaite, P.A., Blunden, L.S., De Laurentiis, V., Hunt, D.V., Bahaj, A.S., Barnes, K., Bouch, C.J., Bourikas, L., Cavada, M., Chilvers, A., Clune, S.J., Collins, B., Cosgrave, E., Dunn, N., Falkingham, J., James, P., Kwami, C., Locret-Collet, M., Medda, F., Ortegon, A., Pollastri, S., Popan, C., Psarikidou, K., Tyler, N., Urry, J., Wu, Y., Zeeb, V., Rogers, C.D. 12/2017 In: Data in Brief. 15, p. 691-695. 5 p.
Journal article

Emerging Trends and the Way Forward in Design in Healthcare: An Expert's Perspective
Tsekleves, E., Cooper, R. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S2258-S2272. 15 p.
Journal article

Envisioning urban futures: from narratives to composites
Pollastri, S., Boyko, C.T., Cooper, R., Dunn, N.S., Clune, S.J., Coulton, C.J. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S4365-S4377. 13 p.
Journal article

The Value of Design in Innovation: results from a survey within the UK Industry
Hernandez, R.J., Cooper, R., Tether, B., Murphy, E.L. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20 , Suppl. 1, p. S691-S704. 14 p.
Journal article

The understanding and use of design in the UK industry: reflecting on the future of design and designing in industry and beyond
Hernandez, R.J., Cooper, R., Jung, J. 6/09/2017 In: The Design Journal. 20, Suppl. 1, p. S2823-S2836. 14 p.
Journal article

Not On Demand: Internet of Things Enabled Energy Temporality
Lindley, J.G., Coulton, P., Cooper, R. 12/06/2017 In: DIS '17 Companion Proceedings of the 2016 ACM Conference Companion Publication on Designing Interactive Systems. New York : ACM p. 23-27. 5 p.
Paper

Design for Health
Tsekleves, E., Cooper, R. 05/2017 London : Routledge. 414 p. ISBN: 9781472457424. Electronic ISBN: 9781315576619.
Book

How sharing can contribute to more sustainable cities
Boyko, C.T., Clune, S.J., Cooper, R., Coulton, C.J., Dunn, N.S., Pollastri, S., Leach, J.M., Bouch, C., Cavada, M., De Laurentiis, V., Goodfellow-Smith, M., Hale, J., Hunt, D., Lee, S., Locret-Collet, M., Sadler, J.P., Ward, J., Rogers, C.D., Popan, C., Psarikidou, A., Urry, J.R., Blunden, L., Bourikas, L., Buchs, M., Falkingham, J., Harper, M., James, P., Kamanda, M., Sanches, T., Turner, P., Wu, P., Bahaj, A., Ortegon, A., Barnes, K., Cosgrave, E., Honeybone, P., Joffe, H., Kwami, C., Zeeb, V., Collins, B., Tyler, N. 29/04/2017 In: Sustainability. 9, 5, 16 p.
Journal article

Emerging trends and the way forward in design in healthcare: an expert’s perspective
Tsekleves, E., Cooper, R. 12/04/2017 In: European Academy for Design 2017. 15 p.
Conference contribution

Why the internet of things needs object orientated ontology
Lindley, J.G., Coulton, P., Cooper, R. 12/04/2017 In: Proceedings of EAD 2017. 12 p.
Conference contribution

The little book of sharing in the city
Boyko, C.T., Coulton, C.J., Pollastri, S., Clune, S.J., Dunn, N.S., Cooper, R. 8/12/2016 Lancaster : Lancaster University. 42 p. ISBN: 9781862203327.
Book

Using the power of creativity to unlock social capital and economic drivers
Cooper, R., Coulton, C.J., Dunn, N.S. 24/11/2016
Conference paper

What drives socially responsible design in organizations?: empirical evidence from South Korea
Koo, Y., Cooper, R. 1/11/2016 In: The Design Journal. 19, 6, p. 879-901. 23 p.
Journal article

Visual conversations on urban futures: participatory methods to design scenarios of liveable cities
Pollastri, S., Cooper, R., Dunn, N.S., Boyko, C.T. 26/06/2016 In: Proceedings of Design Research Society Conference 2016. Design Research Society p. 1677-1695. 19 p.
Conference contribution

Design decision-making
Boyko, C.T., Lee, Y., Cooper, R. 17/06/2016 In: The Routledge Companion to Design Studies. Taylor & Francis p. 65-78. 13 p. ISBN: 9781138780507. Electronic ISBN: 9781315562087.
Chapter

Ambidexterity of design management in different approaches to digital design: review of organizational attitudes in the East and the West in new product development process
Hwangbo, H., Cooper, R., Tsekleves, E. 25/06/2015
Conference paper

Lancaster as a sharing city: an interdisciplinary exploration and thought experiment
Pollastri, S., Cooper, R., Boyko, C.T., Clune, S.J., Dunn, N.S., Coulton, C.J. 4/06/2015
Conference paper

Digital design in an international ecosystem: different approaches to managing design in the East and West
Hwangbo, H., Tsekleves, E., Cooper, R. 22/04/2015
Conference paper

Measures to assess wellbeing in low-carbon-dioxide cities
Boyko, C., Cooper, R., Cooper, C. 18/02/2015 In: Proceedings of the ICE - Urban Design and Planning. 168, 4, p. 185-195. 11 p.
Journal article

Do measures of performance constrain creativity and imagination?
Leach, J., Boyko, C.T., Cooper, R., Rogers, C. 02/2015 In: Proceedings of the ICE - Urban Design and Planning. 168, DP1, p. 30-41. 12 p.
Journal article

Density and mental wellbeing
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 02/2014 In: Wellbeing: A complete reference guide. London : Wiley Blackwell p. 69-90. 22 p. ISBN: 9781118608371.
Chapter

Inside designer's head: how design solutions are evolved in real world situations
Lee, B., Cooper, R., Cruickshank, L. 2014
Conference paper

Using an urban design process to inform policy
Boyko, C.T., Cooper, R. 2014 In: Design for policy. Gower p. 123-132. 10 p. ISBN: 9781472413529. Electronic ISBN: 9781472413536.
Chapter

Wellbeing and the environment
Cooper, R., Burton, E., Cooper, C.L. 2014 Wiley Blackwell. 736 p. ISBN: 9781118608371. Electronic ISBN: 9781118539415.
Book

Density and decision-making: findings from an online survey
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 23/10/2013 In: Sustainability. 5, 10, p. 4502-4522. 21 p.
Journal article

Digital clothing manufacture: co-creation and digital innovation for local production
Tavares Smith, M., Cooper, R., Blair, G. 05/2013 In: Digital fashion 2013. London : Digital Fashion 2013 Secretariat p. 246-253. 8 p.
Paper

Sustainable urban futures
Cooper, R., Boyko, C. 2013 In: The handbook of design for sustainability. London : Bloomsbury Academic p. 255-272. 18 p. ISBN: 9780857858528.
Chapter

Scenario archetypes: converging rather than diverging themes
Hunt, D., Lombardi, D.R., Atkinson, S., Barber, A.R.G., Barnes, M., Boyko, C., Brown, J., Bryson, J., Butler, D., Caputo, S., Caserio, M., Coles, R., Cooper, R., Farmani, R., Gaterell, M., Hale, J., Hales, A.C., Hewitt, C.N., Jankovic, L., Jefferson, I., Leach, J., Mackenzie, R., Memon, F.A., Sadler, J.P., Weingaertner, C., Whyatt, D., Rogers, C.D. 20/04/2012 In: Sustainability. 4, 4, p. 740-772. 33 p.
Journal article

Designing Resilient Cities: A guide to good practice
Lombardi, D.R., Leach, J.M., Rogers, C.D., Aston, R., Barber, A., Boyko, C., Brown, J., Bryson, J.R., Butler, D., Caputo, S., Caserio, M., Coles, R., Cooper, R., Coyne, R., Farmani, R., Gaterell, M., Hale, J., Hales, A.C., Hewitt, C.N., Hunt, D., Jancovic, L., Jefferson, I., Mackenzie, R., Memon, F.A., Phenix-Walker, R., Pugh, T., Sadler, J.P., Weingaertner, C., Whyatt, D. 04/2012 Bracknell : IHS BRE Press. 126 p. ISBN: 978-1-84806-253-5.
Book

High Dwelling Density as Sustainability Solution in Lancaster
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 03/2012 In: Proceedings of the ICE - Engineering Sustainability. 165, ES1, p. 81-88. 8 p.
Journal article

Benchmarking sustainability in cities: The role of indicators and future scenarios
Boyko, C., Gaterell, M., Barber, A.R.G., Brown, J., Bryson, J.R., Butler, D., Caputo, S., Caserio, M., Coles, R., Cooper, R., Davies, G., Farmani, R., Hale, J., Hales, A.C., Hewitt, C.N., Hunt, D.V.L., Jankovic, L., Jefferson, I., Leach, J.M., Lombardi, D.R., Mackenzie, R., Memon, F.A., Pugh, T., Sadler, J.P., Weingaertner, C., Whyatt, D., Rogers, C.D. 02/2012 In: Global Environmental Change. 22, 1, p. 245-254. 10 p.
Journal article

A practice-based methodology for investigating decision-making in early stage of new product development
Lee, B., Cooper, R., Cruickshank, L. 2012
Conference paper

A practice-based methodology for investigating design decision-making in early stage of new product development
Lee, B., Cooper, R., Cruickshank, L. 2012
Conference paper

Digital clothing manufacture: digital innovation and co-design changing the clothing industry
Smith, M., Blair, G., Cooper, R. 2012 In: Design Frontiers - territories, concepts, technologies. São Paulo : Blucher Publishing House p. 436-440. 5 p.
Paper

Effective design decision-making in early stage of new product development process for SMEs
Lee, Y., Cooper, R., Cruickshank, L. 2012
Conference paper

Design for Health: The Relationship Between Design and Noncommunicable Diseases
Cooper, R., Boyko, C., Cooper, C. 09/2011 In: Journal of Health Communication. 16, Supplement 2, p. 134-157. 24 p.
Journal article

New design business models: implications for the future of design management
Cooper, R., Evans, M., Williams, A. 08/2011 In: The handbook of design management. Oxford : Berg p. 495-511. 17 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Clarifying and re-conceptualising density
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 07/2011 In: Progress in Planning. 76, 1, p. 1-61. 61 p.
Journal article

The handbook of design management
Cooper, R., Junginger, S., Lockwood, T. 07/2011 Oxford : Berg. 544 p. ISBN: 9781847884886 .
Book

Managing corporate social responsibility through design.
Koo, Y., Cooper, R. 03/2011 In: Design Management Review. 22, 1, p. 68-79. 12 p.
Journal article

Integrating evidence-based design and experience-based approaches in healthcare service design
Carr, V., Sangiorgi, D., Buscher, M., Cooper, R. 01/2011 In: HERD: Health Environments Research and Design Journal. 4, 4, p. 12-33. 21 p.
Journal article

The relationship between national policy and industrial development in the UK and South Korea, 1940s-2000s.
Youngok, C., Cooper, R., Lim, S., Evans, M. 01/2011 In: Design Issues. 27, 1, p. 70-82. 13 p.
Journal article

National Support for Design: Developing propositional models.
Choi, Y., Cooper, R., Lim, S., Evans, M. 12/2010 In: Design Management Review. 21, 4, p. 60-69. 10 p.
Journal article

How to design a city in five easy steps : exploring VivaCity 2020’s process and tools for urban design decision making.
Cooper, R., Boyko, C. 11/2010 In: Journal of Urbanism. 3, 3, p. 253-273. 21 p.
Journal article

Informing an urban design process by way of a practical example.
Boyko, C.T., Cooper, R., Davey, C.L., Wootton, A. 03/2010 In: Proceedings of the ICE - Urban Design and Planning. 163, 1, p. 17-30. 14 p.
Journal article

Constructing futures : industry leaders and future thinking in construction.
Chan, P., Cooper, R. 2010 Wiley-Blackwell. 224 p. ISBN: 9781405157971.
Book

Creating sustainable frameworks for service redesign at practice level in NHS
Carr, V., Sangiorgi, D., Buscher, M., Cooper, R., Junginger, S. 2010
Conference paper

Designing sustainable cities.
Cooper, R., Evans, G., Boyko, C. 08/2009 Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell. 320 p. ISBN: 978-1-4051-7915-7.
Book

The ongoing sustainable city endeavour.
Cooper, R., Evans, G., Boyko, C. 08/2009 In: Designing sustainable cities. Chichester : Wiley-Blackwell p. 288-296. 9 p. ISBN: 978-1-4051-7915-7.
Chapter

The urban design decision making process : case studies.
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 08/2009 In: Designing Sustainable Cities. Chichester, U.K : Wiley-Blackwell p. 17-41. 25 p. ISBN: 9781444318685.
Chapter

The urban design decision-making process : definitions and issues.
Cooper, R., Boyko, C., Pemberton-Billing, N., Cadman, D. 08/2009 In: Designing Sustainable Cities. Chichester, U.K : Wiley-Blackwell p. 3-16. 14 p. ISBN: 9781444318685.
Chapter

2020 Vision - The UK Design Industry 10 Years On: Implications for Design Businesses of the Future.
Williams, A., Cooper, R., Evans, M., Sun, Q. 2009 In: Designing for the 21st Century. Farnham : Gower p. 39-54. 16 p.
Chapter (peer-reviewed)

Clinicians as service designers?: reflections on current transformation in the UK health services
Carr, V., Sangiorgi, D., Buscher, M., Cooper, R., Junginger, S. 2009
Conference paper

Decision-making processes in urban design.
Boyko, C., Cooper, R. 2009 In: Sustainable Urban Development: Changing Professional Practice. London, UK : Routledge p. 78-98. 21 p. ISBN: 9780415438216.
Chapter

Supply chain management in product development.
Tzortzopoulos, P., Kagioglou, M., Cooper, R., Dyson, E. 2009 In: Construction Supply Chain Management Handbook. CRC Press 508 p. ISBN: 978-1420047455.
Chapter

The effect of the physical environment on mental capital and wellbeing.
Cooper, R., Boyko, C., Codinhoto, R. 2009 Wiley-Blackwell. 40 p.
Commissioned report

The impacts of the built environment on health outcomes.
Codinhoto, R., Tzortzopoulos, P., Kagioglou, M., Aouad, G., Cooper, R. 2009 In: Facilities. 27, 3/4, p. 138-151. 14 p.
Journal article

The urban design decision making process : a new approach.
Cooper, R., Boyko, C. 2009 In: Designing Sustainable Cities. Chichester, U.K : Wiley-Blackwell p. 43-50. 8 p. ISBN: 9781444318685.
Chapter

Mental capital and wellbeing and the physical environment.
Cooper, R., Boyko, C., Codinhoto, R. 09/2008 UK : Foresight Science Review, 50 p.
Working paper

Design for inclusivity : a practical guide to accessible innovative and user-centred design.
Coleman, R., Clarkson, J., Dong, H., Cassim, J., Cooper, R. 2007 UK : Gower. 246 p.
Book

Design for micro-utopias : making the unthinkable possible.
Wood, J., Cooper, R. 2007 UK : Gower. 211 p.
Book

Design for sustainability : a practical approach.
Bhamra, T., Lofthouse, V., Cooper, R. 2007 UK : Gower. 184 p.
Book

Design for the surreal world?: a new model of socially responsible design.
Davey, C.L., Wootton, A.B., Thomas, A., Cooper, R., Press, M. 2007
Conference paper

Design management from a contractor's perspective : the need for clarity.
Tzortzopoulos, P., Cooper, R. 2007 In: Architectural Engineering and Design Management. 3, 1, p. 17-28. 12 p.
Journal article

Breaking From Tradition: Market Research, Consumer Needs and Design Futures.
Evans, M., Cooper, R. 1/12/2006 In: Design Management Review. 17, 1, p. 68 -74.
Journal article

Addressing sustainability early in the urban design process.
Boyko, C., Cooper, R., Davey, C.L., Wootton, A.B. 2006 In: Management of Environmental Quality: An International Journal. 17, 6, p. 689-706. 18 p.
Journal article

Tales of the Unexpected: Understanding Emergence and its relationship to Design.
Evans, M.D., Cooper, R., Hall, N. 1/12/2005
Other

Requirements management in the design of primary healthcare facilities.
Tzortzopoulos, P., Chan, P., Cooper, R. 10/2005
Conference paper

Organisational learning : conceptual challenges from a project perspective.
Chan, P.W., Cooper, R., Tzortzopoulos, P. 09/2005 In: Construction Management and Economics. 23, 7, p. 747-756. 10 p.
Journal article

Sustainability and the urban design process.
Boyko, C., Cooper, R., Davey, C. 09/2005 In: Proceedings of the ICE - Engineering Sustainability. 158, ES3, p. 119-125. 7 p.
Journal article

Breaking the cycle : fundamentals of crime-proofing design.
Cooper, R., Wootton, A.B., Davey, C.L., Press, M. 07/2005 In: Designing out crime from products and systems. UK : Criminal Justice Press p. 179-201. 23 p.
Chapter

Ethics and Aesthetics: What Constitutes Socially Responsible Design?.
Cooper, R. 1/06/2005 In: Design Management Institute. 16, 3, p. 10-18. 9 p.
Journal article

The development of trust inventory.
Swan, P., McDermott, P., Khalfan, M.M.A., Cooper, R., Rees, C., Woods, G. 05/2005 In: Journal of Construction Procurement. 11, 1, p. 40-54. 15 p.
Journal article

Design against crime : extending the reach of crime prevention through environmental design.
Davey, C.L., Wootton, A.B., Cooper, R., Press, M. 04/2005 In: Security Journal. 18, 2, p. 39-51. 13 p.
Journal article

Characterising the Role of Design in a New Product Development: An Empirically Derived Taxonomy.
Cooper, R., Jones, C., Perks, H. 1/03/2005 In: The Journal of Product Innovation Management. 22, 2, p. 111-127. 17 p.
Journal article

Socially responsible design : targeting crime with fashion design.
Davey, C.L., Wootton, A.B., Cooper, R., Heeley, J., Press, M., Kim, S. 03/2005 In: International Journal of New Product Development and Innovation Management. 5, 1, p. 45-56. 12 p.
Journal article

Ethics and altruism : what constitutes socially responsible design.
Cooper, R. 2005 In: Design Management Review. 16, 3, p. 10-18. 9 p.
Journal article

From sustainability to socially responsible design.
Davey, C.L., Wootton, A.B., Boyko, C.T., Cooper, R. 2005 In: Design Synergy 21 Group, Design for the 21st Century Programme.
Journal article

The design leader and the new designer : perspectives on designing design managers.
Cooper, R. 08/2004 In: Design Management Review.
Journal article

Process Management in Design and Construction.
Cooper, R., Ghassan, A., Lee, A., Wu, S. 2004 Blackwells. 208 p. ISBN: 9781405102117.
Book

Process and product modeling.
Cooper, R., Aouad, G., Lee, A., Wu, S. 2004 In: The Wiley Guide to Managing Projects. UK : John Wiley and Sons p. 471-497. 27 p.
Chapter

Managing design in the extended enterprise.
Cooper, R., Bruce, M., Wootton, A., Hands, D., Daly, L. 2003 In: Building Research and Information. 31, 5, p. 367-378. 12 p.
Journal article

The Design Experience.
Cooper, R., Press, M. 2003 Gower Press, London. 206 p. ISBN: 0-566-07891-0.
Book

Design against crime : methods and issues that link product innovation to social policy.
Cooper, R., Davey, C.L., Press, M. 01/2002 In: International Journal of New Product Development and Innovation Management. p. 329-342. 14 p.
Journal article

Designing-out crime : raising awareness of crime reduction in the design industry.
Erol, R., Press, M., Cooper, R., Thomas, M. 01/2002 In: Security Journal. 15, 1, p. 49-61. 13 p.
Journal article

The arts and humanities research board : opportunities for and influence on post graduate education in art and design.
Thomas, E., Cooper, R. 12/2001 In: Point. 12, p. 53-65. 13 p.
Journal article

Performance management in construction : a conceptual framework.
Kagioglou, M., Cooper, R., Aouad, G. 01/2001 In: Construction Management and Economics. 19, 1, p. 85-95. 11 p.
Journal article

Production management : the process protocol approach.
Lee, A., Kagioglou, M., Cooper, R., Aouad, G. 11/2000 In: Journal of Construction Procurement. 6, 2, p. 164-183. 20 p.
Journal article

Rethinking construction : the generic design and construction process protocol.
Kagioglou, M., Cooper, R., Aouad, G., Sexton, M. 06/2000 In: Engineering, Construction and Architectural Management. 7, 2, p. 141-153. 13 p.
Journal article

New product development practices in American and British firms.
Balbontin, A., Yazdani, B.B., Cooper, R., Souder, W.E. 05/2000 In: Technovation. 20, 5, p. 257-274. 18 p.
Journal article

Creative product design.
Bruce, M., Cooper, R. 2000 UK : Wiley and Sons. 217 p. ISBN: 0471987204.
Book

Design management and the ceramic industry.
Cooper, R. 2000 In: Ceramic ambitions and strategic directions : perspectives on the UK ceramics industry arising from a series of executive seminars organised by Staffordshire University Business School.. Staffordshire University p. 40-46. 7 p.
Chapter

Managing design for competitive advantage : a process approach.
Olson, E.M., Slater, S.F., Cooper, R. 2000 In: Design Management Journal. 11, 4, p. 10-17. 8 p.
Journal article

Design & the customer experience.
Cooper, R. 06/1999 In: New Product Development and Innovation Marketing. 1, 1, p. 91-99. 9 p.
Journal article

Effective design management for small businesses.
Bruce, M., Cooper, R., Vazquez, D. 05/1999 In: Design Studies. 20, 3, p. 297-315. 19 p.
Journal article

Managing requirements capture within a global telecommunications company.
Bruce, M., Cooper, R., Morris, B., Wooten, A. 1999 In: R and D Management. 29, 2, p. 107-119. 13 p.
Journal article

New product development : leadership and learning : a comparison of UK & US high technology companies.
Cooper, R., Charlton, J., Roberts, C., Whitelock, J. 1999 In: International Journal of Continuing Engineering Education and Life-Long Learning. 9, 1, p. 88-115. 28 p.
Journal article

New product development success factors in American and British firms.
Balbontin, A., Yazdani, B., Cooper, R., Souder, W.E. 1999 In: International Journal of Technology Management. 17, 3, p. 259-280. 22 p.
Journal article

Requirements capture as process of technology-market integration.
Cooper, R., Wootton, A., Bruce, M. 1999 In: International Journal of Technology Management. 17, 6, p. 582-596. 15 p.
Journal article

Technology management of IT in construction : a driver or an enabler?
Aouad, G., Kagioglou, M., Cooper, R., Hinks, J., Sexton, M. 1999 In: Logistics Information Management. 12, 1/2, p. 130-137. 8 p.
Journal article

Environmental uncertainty, organisational integration, and new product development effectiveness : a test of contingency theory.
Sounder, W.E., Sherman, J.D., Cooper, R. 11/1998 In: The Journal of Product Innovation Management. 15, 6, p. 520-533. 14 p.
Journal article

"Requirements capture": theory and practice
Cooper, R., Wootton, A.B., Bruce, M. 08/1998 In: Technovation. 18, 8/9, p. 497-511. 15 p.
Journal article

Map for a generic design and construction process protocol.
Aouad, G., Hinks, J., Cooper, R., Sheat, D., Kagioglou, M., Sexton, M. 06/1998 In: Journal of Construction Procurement.
Journal article

Strategic design.
Olson, E.M., Cooper, R., Slater, S.F. 04/1998 In: Business Horizons. 41, 2, p. 55-61. 7 p.
Journal article

Clean sweep.
Cooper, R. 03/1998 In: Marketing Business. 67
Journal article

Design and the customer experience.
Cooper, R. 1998 In: International Journal of Costumer Relationship Management. 1, 2, p. 131-139. 9 p.
Journal article

Marketing by design.
Cooper, R. 1998 In: Marketing Business. 69
Journal article

The design economy.
Cooper, R. 1998 In: The Design Career Guide. London, UK : Purple House p. 12-16. 5 p.
Chapter

The influence of government science and technology policies on new product development in the US UK, South Korea and Taiwan.
Schoening, N., Sounder, W.E., Lee, J., Cooper, R. 1998 In: International Journal of Technology Management. 15, 8, p. 821-835. 15 p.
Journal article

Design as a strategic resource for management.
Cooper, R., Press, M. 09/1997 In: Gestion 2000. 5
Journal article

IT and the design and construction process : a conceptual model of co-maturation
Hinks, J., Aouad, G., Cooper, R., Sheath, D., Kagioglou, M., Sexton, M. 07/1997 In: The International Journal of Construction Information Technology.
Journal article

Marketing and design management.
Bruce, M., Cooper, R. 06/1997 London : Intl Thomson Business Press. 245 p. ISBN: 9781861521736.
Book

The design agenda : a guide to successful design management.
Cooper, R., Press, M. 04/1995 Chichester & New York : John Wiley and Sons. 298 p. ISBN: 9780471941064.
Book

New product development in high technology industries.
Cooper, R., Prendiville, A., Jones, T. 1995 In: Co-Design. 3, p. 14-21. 8 p.
Journal article

Setting a research framework.
Cooper, R. 1995 In: Co-Design. p. 14-21. 8 p.
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The interface between design and other key functions in new product development.
Cooper, R., Jones, T. 1995 In: Product development : meeting the challenge of the design marketing interface. Chichester : Wiley p. 81-97. 17 p. ISBN: 0471953539.
Chapter

Marketing and design : a critical relationship.
Cooper, R. 04/1994 In: Marketing Interfaces. UK, London : Pitman Publishing p. 127-147. 21 p. ISBN: 0273602861.
Chapter

Perspectives on cross-functional design management education.
Bruce, M., Cooper, R. 1994 In: Design Management Journal. 5, 4
Journal article

Managing design : directions in British education.
Cooper, R. 08/1993 In: Design Management Journal. 4, 3, p. 48-54. 7 p.
Journal article

Investigating British and European retail buyer attitudes and perceptions of British design.
Cooper, R. 04/1993 In: Design Studies. 14, 2, p. 194-209. 16 p.
Journal article

Guidelines for screen design.
Rivlin, C., Lewis, R., Cooper, R. 01/1990 Oxford : Blackwell Scientific Publications. 120 p.
Book

Living with stress.
Cooper, C., Cooper, R., Eaker, L. 1987 London and New York : Penguin Books.
Book

The evaluation of guidelines to aid the information designer.
Cooper, R., Cooper, C.L. 10/1984 In: Design Studies. 5, 4, p. 248-267. 20 p.
Journal article

Effect of new technology on the work and methods of the typographic designer.
Cooper, R., Cooper, C.L. 01/1984 In: Design Studies. 5, 1, p. 21-29. 9 p.
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