Alex's Sustainable Design Pages

Conference Papers

and presentations

De Coster, R. J., Bateman, R. J. and Plant, A. V. C. (2011) ‘Sustainable Design Strategies for Electronics Products Utilising Life-cycle Assessment (LCA)’, 21st International Conference on Production Research, Stuttgart, Germany, 31 July – 4 August.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J. and Griffiths, B. J. (2011) ‘Case Studies in the Application of Sustainable Design Standards’, 16th Sustainable Design Network Seminar: Sustainable Consumption, Nottingham Trent University, 4 April.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J. and Griffiths, B. J. (2010) ‘Applying BS 8887-1 Annex-C Life-cycle Considerations Materials and Components Sourcing’, MA Sustainable Design Lecture, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 24th November.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J. and Griffiths, B. J. (2010) ‘Implementation of BS 8887-1 Design for Manufacture, Assembly, Disassembly and End-of-life Processing’, BA Sustainable Design Lecture, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 13th October.

De Coster, R. J., Bateman, R. J. and Plant, A. V. C. (2010) ‘Sustainable Development Strategies for Product Provision and Manufacturing Approaches’, 15th Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium: Innovation in Global Manufacturing – New Models for Sustainable Value Capture, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge, 23-24 September. Available at: http://www.ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk/cim/symposium2010/proceedings/15_decoster.pdf.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and De Coster, R. J. (2010) ‘Design for Manufacture and Sustainability in New Product Development’, 15th Cambridge International Manufacturing Symposium: Innovation in Global Manufacturing – New Models for Sustainable Value Capture, Institute for Manufacturing, University of Cambridge, 23-24 September. Available at: http://www.ifm.eng.cam.ac.uk/cim/symposium2010/proceedings/17_plant.pdf.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2010) ‘Economic Benefits of Sustainable Design Standards in Industry’, TDW/4/5 Technical Product Realization, British Standards Institution, BSI House, Chiswick, 13th July.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2010) ‘Economic benefits of Sustainable Design Standards in Industry’, Research Student Conference 2010 (ReSCon), Brunel University, 21-23 June pp. 82-83 (Prize awarded for oral presentation).

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2010) ‘Sustainable Design Standards: Industrial Acceptance and Implementation’, Design School Research Student Conference 2010’ (DeSReS), Loughborough University, 21 April. Available at: http://www-staff.lboro.ac.uk/~cvijg/desresconference/DeSReS%202010%20Proceedings%20Web.pdf.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2010) ‘Novel Methods to Support Application of Standards in Sustainable Design’, Advanced Manufacturing & Enterprise Engineering (AMEE) and Design – Joint Research Seminar, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 10th February.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2009) ‘An Analysis of Organisations that Purchased BS 8887-1’, TDW/4/5 Technical Product Realization, British Standards Institution, BSI House, Chiswick, 14th December.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2009) ‘Life-Cycle Considerations Material and Component Sourcing’, BA Sustainable Design Lecture, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 7th December.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2009) ‘Life-Cycle Considerations Material and Component Sourcing’, MA Sustainable Design Lecture, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 19th November.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2009) ‘An Investigation into Standards in Sustainable Design and Manufacture’, Sustainable Innovation 2009: Towards a Low Carbon Innovation Revolution, Farnham Castle, 26-27 October pp. 163-168. Available at: http://bura.brunel.ac.uk/bitstream/2438/3931/4/SI09%20Paper%20Alex%20Plant%20(3).pdf.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J., Griffiths, B. J. and Lam, B. (2009) ‘An Analysis of Organisations that have Purchased BS 8887-1’, Research Student Conference 2009 (ReSCon), Brunel University, 22-24 June pp. 160-162.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J. and Griffiths, B. J. (2008) ‘Environmentally Sensitive Design Research Project Structure’, TDW/4/5 Technical Product Realization, British Standards Institution, BSI House, Chiswick, 5th December.

Plant, A. V. C., Harrison, D. J. and Griffiths, B. J. (2008) ‘Environmentally Sensitive Design Research Project Structure’, Advanced Manufacturing & Enterprise Engineering (AMEE) and Design – Joint Research Seminar, Brunel University, Uxbridge, 26th November.