Miguel Bruns Alonso

Dr. ir. Miguel Bruns Alonso is part of the Designing Quality in Interaction Group at TU Eindhoven. He studied industrial design engineering focusing on tangible interaction design and obtained his master and doctorate degree from the Department of Industrial Design Engineering, TU Delft. He was a visiting researcher at the Center for Design Research of Stanford University, USA and at the Design Research and Ubiquitous Computing Group of Aarhus University, Denmark. Miguel investigates the aesthetics and emotional expressivity of interactive products with programmable material qualities (interactive materiality), particularly haptic and shape-changing interfaces.