Research Centre for Contemporary Tools and Techniques in Industrial Design (RCCTTID)

Address of the Research Centre #470-P, Peenya Industrial Area, 4th Phase, Bengaluru-560058
Mission of the Research Centre We are dedicated to contribute for the enhancement of industrial design on a global scale through exploration of newer materials and processes, digital tools and appropriate technologies using an integrated approach for research, education and practice
Research Goals of the Centre
  • To develop a design frame work for new product design and innovation with emphasis on frugal design
  • To generate data on human anthropometry and ergonomics for application in Industrial design
  • To develop solutions for societal needs and environmental issues by applying the concept of creativity, systematic innovation and ergonomics
  • To develop State-of-the-art tools and techniques for application in the various speciality domains of design
  • To apply Computer Animation and Game Design in Industrial design
  • To bring in creativity in the design of textile and apparels
  • To transfer technologies developed for commercialization and entrepreneurship
  • To develop and pursue joint initiatives for collaboration and partnership with Universities, Research Centres and Industries to offer solution to societal relevant problems
Head of the Research Centre
Name with Qualification
Mr. H.S. Lohith, B.E., M.Sc[Engg.]
Assoc. Dean, Dept. of Industrial Design, FAD
Email ID:
Mobile No.: +91 - 94822 29184
Research Groups Product Design Commercial and Retail Design Rural Product Design Textile and Apparel Design
1 Creativity and Systematic Innovation Visual Merchanidisng and Design Sustainable and Frugal Design Non Wovens and Technical Textiles
2 Ergonomics Space Planning and Layout Design Products for Agricultural Application Apparel Testing
3 Design for Manufacturing and Assembly (DFMA) Product Packaging Modern Application for Traditional Tools and Techniques
4 Materials for Product Design
5 User Interface and Experience Design
6 Photo and Videography
7 Computer Animation and Game Design

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