Laura Maye



My Ph.D. Viva Experience

Have you ever made it to a point in your life that you never thought you would make it to? On Friday 23rd September 2016 (yesterday actually!), I had my Ph.D. viva and I have to say it was a... Continue Reading →

What describes the Cultural Heritage of Ireland? – A Twitter Based Game

It's been a long time since I've posted here, though I aim to keep this blog up to date. On Saturday 23rd March, I aim to host my fun-filled twitter game in Faber Studios, Limerick City and online. From 11am... Continue Reading →

Participatory Design: what it is and why it’s important

What is Participatory Design? Participatory design is what the name suggests, participation in design (Benyon 2010; Binder and Malmborg 2009). Through participatory design, the end users are involved in the design of a new artifact as they are more aware... Continue Reading →

Personal Fabrication: a Revolutionary Concept.

I've been doing some further research on my Ph.D., and I've been looking into the realm of personal fabrication and its potential impact in homes in the future. There are several researchers that believe personal fabrication equipment would be of... Continue Reading →

An exciting few years ahead….

Hello everyone! This is my very first post on my new blog and I'm really excited! I may as well start off by mentioning some of my research interests. I hope that technology always changes. I hope that we change... Continue Reading →

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