Articles by Antoine Martin

headshot of author Martin Antoine in black and whiteAntoine Martin holds a PhD in ergonomics from Université de Lorraine. After focusing on energy for housing and the anticipation of users’ needs, his current work focuses on applying ergonomics to projects aimed at making human activity compatible with planetary boundaries.

The User Experience of Low-techs: From User Problems to Design Principles

Abstract Our technical culture is characterized by the development of increasingly complex artifacts. In this article, we introduce low-techs (sometimes termed “appropriate technologies”), which are alternative technologies designed to use fewer resources, target priority needs, and aim for a positive social and environmental impact. We describe their relevance for user experience researchers and practitioners interested […] [Read More]