Imperial College London

Mr Sander Välk

Faculty of EngineeringDyson School of Design Engineering

Research Postgraduate







Dyson BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Sander Välk is a PhD candidate at the Dyson School of Design Engineering, developing new innovation models for multidisciplinary design collaborations. His background is in industrial design with focus on curating product and service interactions that lead to desired user experiences. Sander has completed a comprehensive master’s program in Design for Interaction at TU Delft in The Netherlands and collaborated with various industry partners on design projects ranging from FMCG (Unilever) and aviation (Zodiac Aerospace) to visitor experience design at music festival (Into the Great Wide Open)



Valk S, Mougenot C, 2020, Generative boundary objects as integral parts of framing in design and bioscience collaborations, DESIGN 2020, Cambridge University Press, Pages:1135-1144, ISSN:2633-7762

Valk S, Maudet N, Mougenot C, 2019, Exploring how boundary objects can support multidisciplinary design and science collaboration, IASDR 2019, IASDR

Valk S, Mougenot C, 2019, Towards creativity stimulating design intervention for multidisciplinary innovation teams, International Conference on Engineering Design (ICED 2019), Cambridge University Press, Pages:239-248

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