• Biologically-Inspired Innovation in Engineering Design: a Cognitive Study 

      Vattam, Swaroop; Helms, Michael E.; Goel, Ashok K. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007)
      Biologically-inspired design uses analogous biological phenomena to develop solutions for engineering problems. Understanding, learning and practicing this approach to design is challenging because biologists and engineers ...
    • Learning About and Through Biologically Inspired Design 

      Vattam, Swaroop; Helms, Michael E.; Goel, Ashok; Yen, Jeannette; Weissburg, Marc J. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-22)
      Biologically inspired design (BID) uses biological systems as analogues to develop solutions for design problems. Although designers have been looking to nature for inspiration for eons, only recently is BID gaining in ...
    • Solution Based Problem Evolution and Problem Inception in Biologically Inspired Design 

      Helms, Michael E. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-08-08)
      Biologically inspired design is one of the most important movements in contemporary engineering design. The paradigm entails the use of biological systems as sources of ideas for the design of technological products. Thus, ...