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TUTUT (Tampere University of Technology Usability Team) has since
year 2000 conducted research and development projects for user-centered
design of interactive systems together with Finnish industry. TUTUT
has several lines of research, including:
- Consumer products such as mobile services, interactive
digital media and web-based services
- Organisation's internal systems such as applications
supporting teaching, administration and communication
- Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems, in specific
their user-centered implementation
- Automation and process systems, for example contextual
design of embedded systems
In addition, TUTUT researches the processes and pragmatic methodologies
for user-centered design, as well as metrics for measuring usability
according to ISO 13407 standard. The mission of TUTUT is to improve
the competiveness of Finnish industry by helping companies build
competencies in the user-centered design of different product categories.
As part of Institute of Human-Centered Technology, TUTUT team has broad interdisciplinary
background and strong skills in both usability and software engineering.
This combination creates a solid foundation for reliable and effective
cooperation with industrial partners.
It is possible to do postgraduate studies in usability and user centered technology in TUTUT.
Please contact Prof. Kaisa
kaisa.vaananen-vainio-mattila (at) tut.fi or tel. +358-3-3115-3901.