IDE (MA/MSc) Students

  • Claudia Arnold

    Claudia Arnold

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    Claudia Arnold 2016 Intake

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    I’m a Product Design graduate from Central Saint Martins, who worked briefly in the field before working in the music industry. I returned to study at RCA/Imperial to explore my interests of Time, Light, Sleep and design for real life, and how human inertia can affect design solutions.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Jacob Boast

    Jacob Boast

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    Jacob Boast 2015 Intake

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    My background is in mechanical engineering and design. I like to be hands-on, making things and trying ideas out with new concepts, products, methods and manufacturing processes.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Andy Carrera

    Andy Carrera

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    Andy Carrera 2016 Intake

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    After studying Aerospace Engineering at Delft, I wanted to apply my skills to create a better world. This lead me to the Ellen MacArthur foundation, and Circular Economy. My aim at IDE is to use design & engineering to make big ideas real.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Duncan Carter

    Duncan Carter

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    Duncan Carter 2016 Intake

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    Current interests and projects include:  generative and computational design, acoustic modelling, material programming techniques, artificial animal products, cradle to cradle design and cause selection in humanitarian interventions.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Raakhi Chotai

    Raakhi Chotai

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    Raakhi Chotai 2016 Intake

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    I graduated from the University of Bristol with a degree in Economics and Politics in 2012, before joining Contagious magazine as a staff writer, where I covered technology, design, innovation and consumer culture. At IDE, I get to put my editorial knowledge into practice.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Sarah Cronin Rodger

    Sarah Cronin Rodger

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    Sarah Cronin Rodger 2016 Intake

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    I come from Galway, Ireland and I studied Mechanical Engineering at undergraduate level in Trinity College Dublin. I'm currently interested in human-centred design with a focus on the intersection of design, politics and disaster.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Yuanjing Dong

    Yuanjing Dong

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    Yuanjing Dong 2016 Intake

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    Dreaming of making contributions to human beings, I began my study in IDE this year from a Jewellery Design background. My enthusiasm to geography turns into my main interest in solving environmental issues and also my hobby in travelling.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Will Fazackerley

    Will Fazackerley

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    Will Fazackerley 2016 Intake

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    I grew up in the Midlands and have a background in product design engineering. My passions are sustainability, food design, design education. I’m here to expand my design thinking and experimental process to become a fully hybrid designer.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Sarsenbek Hazken

    Sarsenbek Hazken

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    Sarsenbek Hazken 2015 Intake

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    My BSc degree is astrophysics background, now an innovation design engineering MA/MSc student in RCA/ICL. My interesting fields: Concept Invention, Industrial design, Applied Physics/Mechanical engineering, Architecture, Prototyping, Robotics, Market positioning and branding.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Nick Hooton

    Nick Hooton

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    Nick Hooton 2016 Intake

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    I studied General Engineering and have since worked as a Geotechnical Engineer and at a Medical Technology startup. Interests include off-grid living, mindfulness and wild swimming. 

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Bassam Huneidi

     Bassam Huneidi

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    Bassam Huneidi 2015 Intake

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    I can't sing or dance but do both in abundance. I am very interested in the marriage between nature and technology as a way to make the planet more sustainable.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Jacob Jelen

    Jacob Jelen

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    Jacob Jelen 2016 Intake

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    London based innovator and designer. Thinker, tinkerer, maker, breaker, day dreamer, night reader, space explorer... Interested in finding original ways to use technology, media and materials.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Viraj Joshi

    Viraj Joshi

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    Viraj Joshi 2016 Intake

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    I worked as one half of “Quip Studio” - an Industrial Design agency I co-founded in Pune, India for about 2 years. I have also spoken at a local TEDx stage in India. I’m an ardent sketcher and a violin player.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Elena Larriba Andaluz

    Elena Larriba Andaluz

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    Elena Larriba Andaluz 2015 Intake

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    I was born in Badajoz, Spain. I started using media and photography as an expression tool since I was studying Architecture at the Polytechnic University of Madrid. Working in the context of urban landscape I love exploring ways to activate and regenerate the city.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Ivy Liang

    Ivy Liang

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    Ivy Liang 2015 Intake

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    Ivy is a hybrid designer interested in the relationships and interactions between humans, technology and society. Ivy is more into making trouble then solving problems. She considers design as a media to bring the audience into an alternative world so that they can experience the "what-ifs".

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Huishan Ma

    Huishan Ma

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    Huishan Ma 2015 Intake

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    My background is Industrial Design. What I am focusing on now is designing a wearable device that can collect energy from human activity and the environment for use on an individual scale. 

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Dougie Mann

    Dougie Mann

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    Dougie Mann 2016 Intake

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    With a background in Mechanical Engineering and a passion for Design, I'm looking to explore my creative abilities and take this unique approach to Engineering into the workplace. I love to travel and get out into the mountains for snowboarding and biking.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

     

  • Nathaniel Martin

    Nathaniel Martin

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    Nathaniel Martin 2015 Intake

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    My background is in biological and social sciences which I studied at Oxford University. Building on research from my undergraduate degree, my current interest in IDE is looking at the impact of screens on the circadian rhythm.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Ben Moffat

    Ben Moffatt

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    Ben Moffat

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    Design Engineer with background in Mechanical Engineering. Interested in how small scale innovations can create widespread societal benefit. Currently developing AI for mental health and the future of digital security.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

     

    www.benmoffatt.co.uk

  • Joe Muller

    Joe Muller

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    Joe Muller 2016 Intake

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    Background in Mechanical Engineering. Involved in human-orientated technological design.Interested in (realistic) machine learning/IoT R&D. 

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Leslie Nooteboom

    Leslie Nooteboom

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    Leslie Nooteboom 2015 Intake

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    Innovation Design Engineer with a background in Industrial Design Engineering at TU Delft. Involved in the early years of Imperial spin-off startup SAM Labs and 2013 World Champion Solar Racing. Currently working on autonomous vehicle interactions and smart home environments.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

    www.leslienooteboom.com

  • Theresa Ohm

    Theresa Ohm

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    Theresa Ohm 2015 Intake

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    I was born and raised in Germany in a family of foundry engineers,where early on I discovered my interest for technical products, the genius behind them, their material, texture and function. My main aspiration is to innovate through speculative design.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Hamza Oza

    Hamza Oza

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    Hamza Oza 2016 Intake

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    I have a Mechanical Engineering background and have always been curious about how things work. I enjoy building things physical & digital. I relish taking ideas and turning them into something tangible. At IDE, I want to use design thinking to solve human problems holistically and exhaustively.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Daljinder (DJ) Sanghera

    Daljinder (DJ) Sanghera

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    Daljinder (DJ) Sanghera 2015 Intake

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    Daljinder is interested in interaction design, the relationship humans have with objects and the art of leveraging design to provoke behavioural change. DJ founded IdeaHouse Design a prototype design consultancy intended to transform wild ideas into tangible prototypes.

    Location

    Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

     

    http://www.dsanghera.com

  • Eun Kyung Shin

    Eun Kyung Shin

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    Eun Kyung Shin 2015 Intake

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    My background is industrial design and I am from South Korea. While I studied in my university, I worked at Universal Design Lab with professors and seniors. I have an interest in convergence design which is currently the new trend in the design industry.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Andrew Slack

    Andrew Slack

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    Andrew Slack 2015 Intake

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    Andrew has worked in practice at both architectural and urban scale with a key focus on community engagement through educational workshops and localised interventions. His personal interest is in the social impact of design and how the design process engages at a social and economic level.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

  • Carolyn Tam

    Carolyn Tam

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    Carolyn Tam 2016 Intake

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    Carolyn is a design engineer with architecture background. Her interest lies in reshaping how we relate to our environment, by incorporating narrative designs with advanced technology. Carolyn has experience in built projects, where she specializes in conceptual ideation, computational design and fabrication.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA

     www.tamchiyan.com

     

  • Reto Togni

    Reto Togni

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    Reto Togni 2015 Intake

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    I graduated in Industrial Design from Zurich University of the Arts. I love well made, clever products and smart ways of making them. My past projects include furniture, lighting, installations and transportation and a key aspect of many of those is enabling new, surprising ways of using ordinary things.

    Location

    10 Princes Gardens,
    South Kensington,
    London
    SW7 1NA