Our researchers and professionals combine to provide rigorous research services that reflect their individual expertise and accomplishments. We work with clients and project teams to select the most appropriate study design for the project needs, timeline and budgets.

  • Literature Reviews + Publications
    • Search, summarize and review existing studies 
    • Focused studies per users, function, context and market
    • Derive research-based design principles from findings
    • Updated annotated databases 
    • Produce papers + presentations
  • Technology + Tools for Design + Health
    • Biosensors + environmental metrics
    • Smart sensor infrastructure + big data analysis
    • Immersive virtual visual + sound simulations
    • Activity + movement tracking
    • Observation, survey + ethnographic tools
       
  • On-site Observations + Universal Design and Social Equity Audits
    • Environmental metrics (light, sound, location, air, etc.)
    • Ethnographic studies, user experience, observations etc.
    • User/expert + Social and Community drivers
       
  • Pre-Design Research Evaluations
    • Study protocol +IRB preparation 
    • Surveys, focus groups, psychometrics
    • Neuro-architectural interaction of brain, body, behavior + buildings
    • Visioning, design priorities, culture + change process
       
  • Laboratory + Empirical Research
    • Study protocol +IRB preparation 
    • Neural + physiological metrics (brain, sensory, perceptual, physical. Etc.)
    • Individual + population + environmental studie
       
  • Post-Occupancy Evaluations
    • Survey, observation, measures and lessons learned 
    • Health Impact Assessments