Dr Noor Aldoy

Aldoy
Past Staff Member
Design and Innovation Manager - Lancaster China Catalyst Programme , July 2013 to July 2016
Digital Design, Industrial Design, Visualisation, Design Practice, Design Education
Noor Aldoy holds a 1st Class Bachelor of Arts (Honours) degree in Design and Technology  and a Master of Science degree in Industrial Design from Loughborough University. Soon after completing her Masters,  Noor was awarded a PhD studentship by Loughborough Design School and the Engineering Centre for Excellence in Teaching and Learning. In 2011, she completed her PhD in Digital Industrial Design. 

Noor has been a member of the Design Practice Research group and her work focused on methods of digital industrial design and curriculum development for undergraduate study with outcomes being presented in several conferences and published in design journals. She has worked as a co-investigator in Hewlett Packard Innovation in Education grant to explore the use of the Tablet PC as a tool for sketching during concept generation. Noor joined Lancaster University in 2013 from the Arts University at Bournemouth, where she worked as a lecturer of digital space and technologies. Her research interests centre on the use of computer technologies within design practice.

Updates and Outcomes

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Report

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Report

This report aims to provide you with an overview of the Lancaster China Catalyst Programme and the progress it has made to date. As well as examples of the activities undertaken by companies that are participants in the Programme, we have used a selection of the resulting partnerships as case...Read full update

Design students progress low carbon solutions in China

Articleby Stephen Clune, Noor Aldoy, Nick Dunn
Design students progress low carbon solutions in China

Design students from Lancaster University are progressing low carbon solutions for a brighter future in Guangzhou, China. Dr Stephen Clune recently facilitated workshops for Masters of Science students in International Innovation to progress research projects that assist UK companies to develop collaborative R&D partnerships with Chinese Organisations. ...Read full article

Farewell to Fusion!

Farewell to Fusion!

Imagination concludes the highly successful Fusion project...

December 2014 witnessed the end of the hugely successful Fusion project, supporting and enabling large numbers of organisations to develop and commercialise new product and service offerings. Imagination created and held over 6...Read full update

Farewell to Fusion!

Farewell to Fusion!

Imagination say's goodbye to the hugely successful Fusion project...

December 2014 witnessed the end of the hugely successful two year Fusion project, aimed at supporting and enabling large numbers of organisations to develop and commercialise new product and service offerings. Imagination...Read full update

Businesses pitch international R&D projects to students

Businesses pitch international R&D projects to students

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Businesses meet masters Students on the MSc International Innovation program to develop International R&D projects

The final presentations of businesses involved in the Lancaster China Catalyst Programme have occurred. These sessions involved 11 LCCP UK...Read full update

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Launch Event

Event2 years, 9 months and 20 days ago
Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Launch Event

27th of October 2014, Lancaster University Management School, LUMS Lecture Theatre 1, Bailrigg, LA1 4YX

Driving UK Business Growth through International Innovation

  ...Read full update

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Report

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Report

This report aims to provide you with an overview of the Lancaster China Catalyst Programme and the progress it has made to date. As well as examples of the activities undertaken by companies that are participants in the Programme, we have used a selection of the resulting partnerships as case...Read full update

Farewell to Fusion!

Farewell to Fusion!

Imagination concludes the highly successful Fusion project...

December 2014 witnessed the end of the hugely successful Fusion project, supporting and enabling large numbers of organisations to develop and commercialise new product and service offerings. Imagination created and held over 6...Read full update

Farewell to Fusion!

Farewell to Fusion!

Imagination say's goodbye to the hugely successful Fusion project...

December 2014 witnessed the end of the hugely successful two year Fusion project, aimed at supporting and enabling large numbers of organisations to develop and commercialise new product and service offerings. Imagination...Read full update

Businesses pitch international R&D projects to students

Businesses pitch international R&D projects to students

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Businesses meet masters Students on the MSc International Innovation program to develop International R&D projects

The final presentations of businesses involved in the Lancaster China Catalyst Programme have occurred. These sessions involved 11 LCCP UK...Read full update

Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Launch Event

Event2 years, 9 months and 20 days ago
Lancaster China Catalyst Programme Launch Event

27th of October 2014, Lancaster University Management School, LUMS Lecture Theatre 1, Bailrigg, LA1 4YX

Driving UK Business Growth through International Innovation

  ...Read full update

Services in the City (Open Data) Design Jam

Services in the City (Open Data) Design Jam

On the 3rd of June 2014, ImaginationLancaster delivered that last Design Jam  for London Fusion that exploreed the use of open data to create innovative services. The event was successful and the feedback from London-based creative and digital SMEs has been very positive. For more...Read full update

Design students progress low carbon solutions in China

Articleby Stephen Clune, Noor Aldoy, Nick Dunn
Design students progress low carbon solutions in China

Design students from Lancaster University are progressing low carbon solutions for a brighter future in Guangzhou, China. Dr Stephen Clune recently facilitated workshops for Masters of Science students in International Innovation to progress research projects that assist UK companies to develop collaborative R&D partnerships with Chinese Organisations. ...Read full article

Exploring 'Services in the City' - Design Jam No.2

Articleby David Hands, Noor Aldoy, Leon Cruickshank, Nick Dunn, Emmanuel Tsekleves
Exploring 'Services in the City' - Design Jam No.2

The Fusion team, delivered another successful and highly enjoyable Design Jam at the Work Foundation last Wednesday. ...Read full article

You can find a list of Noor Aldoy's publications on the Lancaster University research pages.

Key Projects

London Creative and Digital FusionLondon Creative and Digital Fusion London Creative and Digital Fusion Ambitious £5m project to inspire and support growth in the digital industries