Headshot of Jonas, 2015

Jonas Löwgren

Professor of interaction and information design at the Division of Media and Information Technology.

Postal address:
Linköping University
601 74 Norrköping, Sweden

Phone:
+46 7039 178 54

Email:
jonas.lowgren at liu.se

Features, Sep 5, 2016

Core parts of this site were eventually cleaned up and made more responsive. Apologies for the ridiculously long delay.

On the significance of making in interaction design research. Cover story in interactions, May–June 2016.

Till en designstudent... A text in Swedish for Bachelor’s students preparing for their research-through-design thesis projects.

The ECOS Street Lights experiment. A hi-fi prototype made in order to explore the notion of emergent configurations in the context of designing for the Internet of Things.

Capable Books. An ongoing explorative project aiming to augment books in new ways by combining classical bookbinding with physical computing.

Connecting. An 18-minute documentary on the transformation of interaction design from tools to media, and other contemporary trends.

My interaction design bookshelf. An annotated bibliography at LibraryThing. Currently 201 titles included. The general aim is to cover books of significance for state of the art interaction design research.

Imagery. Some of my photography and graphic design collected over at Flickr.