aka Product Design
the Design of non-structural products and services?
== Best Design School-s ==
http://www.di.net/articles/big-shifts-in-design-school-rankings-for-2013/ - Industrial Design, Undergraduate
- Art Center College of Design (Pasadena)
- University Of Cincinnati (UC)
- Pratt Institute
- Rhode Island School of Design (RISD)
- Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
- Auburn University
- College for Creative Studies (CCS) - Detroit
- Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD)
- Carnegie Mellon
- Syracuse University
grad schools http://grad-schools.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-graduate-schools/top-fine-arts-schools/industrial-design-rankings: RISD (Rhode Island School of Design); Art Center College of Design Pasadena, CA; Carnegie Mellon University; Cran Brook Academy of Art; California College of the Arts (CCA) San Francisco, CA; Pratt Institute; Ohio State University (OSU); RIT (Rochester Institute of Technology); SVA (School of Visual Arts); School of the Art Institute Of Chicago; University of Illinois--Urbana-Champaign (UIUC).
== Famous Designers ==
Going back to 1850.
Jun'2009: top 10 trendsetters - Jony Ive, Patricia Urquiola, Naoto Fukasawa, Yves Behar, HellaJongerius, Fernando and Humberto Campana, Sam Hecht and Kim Colin, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec, Shai Agassi, Konstantin Grcic.
Aug'2011: best "gadget" designers alive: Motorola's JimWicks, Nintendo's Ken'ichiro Ashida, Microsoft's J Allard, Fuseproject's Yves Behar, Dell's Nicolas Denhez, Apple's Jony Ive, Google's Matias Duarte, Yoo's Philippe Starck, Microsoft's Joe Belfiore, Dyson's James Dyson, Apple's Scott Forstall.