Picture of wind turbine against blue sky

Open Access research with a real impact...

The Strathprints institutional repository is a digital archive of University of Strathclyde research outputs.

The Energy Systems Research Unit (ESRU) within Strathclyde's Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering is producing Open Access research that can help society deploy and optimise renewable energy systems, such as wind turbine technology.

Explore wind turbine research in Strathprints

Explore all of Strathclyde's Open Access research content

Online collaborative design projects: overcoming barriers to communication

Sclater, Niall and Grierson, Hilary and Ion, William J. and MacGregor, Steven P. (2001) Online collaborative design projects: overcoming barriers to communication. International Journal of Engineering Education, 17 (2). pp. 189-196. ISSN 0949-149X

Full text not available in this repository. (Request a copy from the Strathclyde author)

Abstract

In describing the educational and technical environment for these design projects, this paper highlights the difficulties and shows ways in which students and staff have developed strategies to overcome them.