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A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces

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A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. / Biskjaer, Michael Mose; Dalsgaard, Peter; Halskov, Kim.

Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery, 2014. s. 453-462.

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Biskjaer, MM, Dalsgaard, P & Halskov, K 2014, A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. i Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery, s. 453-462, Vancouver, Canada, 21/06/2014. https://doi.org/10.1145/2598510.2598533

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Biskjaer, M. M., Dalsgaard, P., & Halskov, K. (2014). A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. I Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014 (s. 453-462). Association for Computing Machinery. https://doi.org/10.1145/2598510.2598533

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Biskjaer MM, Dalsgaard P, Halskov K. 2014. A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. I Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery. s. 453-462. https://doi.org/10.1145/2598510.2598533

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Biskjaer, Michael Mose, Peter Dalsgaard, og Kim Halskov "A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces". Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery. 2014, 453-462. https://doi.org/10.1145/2598510.2598533

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Biskjaer MM, Dalsgaard P, Halskov K. A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. I Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery. 2014. s. 453-462 https://doi.org/10.1145/2598510.2598533

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Biskjaer, Michael Mose ; Dalsgaard, Peter ; Halskov, Kim. / A Constraint-Based Understanding of Design Spaces. Proceedings of DIS (Designing Interactive Systems) 2014. Association for Computing Machinery, 2014. s. 453-462

Bibtex

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