Mathieu Gielen

is a lecturer, researcher and designer. He studied Industrial Design Engineering in Delft and has specialized in the design of children's play products. Today, he is an Assistant Professor at the same faculty. His research interests are in the area of children´s play and research techniques to explore children´s worlds of experience. He is a member of the Delft Fieldlab 'Play and Exercise' research team, funded by the EU through the interreg IVb NWE program.

Apart from his academic work, he is a designer of products for children´s play.

last update: Septmber 2013


Articles published on IXD&A:

Involving children and elderly in the development of new design concepts to become active together, N. 21, pp. 86-100, 2014, abstractdownload