Papers & Press


Harrison, A. (in draft 2018). Design for Non-Designers: A handbook for techies and inventors 

Harrison, A. (2014). From Scholar to Dollar (in 15 simple steps). Over 5000 eBook downloads since launch

Harrison, A. (2015) Principles of experience design for airport terminal. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Gomez, R. & Harrison, A (2014) Beyond Wearables : Experiences and Trends in Design of Portable Medical Devices. In Marcus, Aaron (Ed.) Design, User Experience, and Usability. User Experience Design Practice. Springer International Publishing, pp. 261-272.


Harrison, A, Hyland-Wood, D & Johnson, J (2017). Designing a tightly integrated UI component for textual tone analysis in WYSIWYG editors

Hyland-Wood, D, Harrison, A & Kolera, B (2017). A Blueprint for Automatic Supplemental Content Suggestions in Hypertext Editors using a Semantic Knowledge Graph

Kirk, P, Harrison, A, Popovic, V, & Kraal, B. (2014). Deconstructing expected passenger experience in airports. Paper presented at the Design Research Societies Conference 2014, Umea, Sweden.

Harrison, A, Popovic, V, & Kraal, B. (2014). The future passenger experience: A shift from physical to virtual design. Paper presented at the Kansei Engineering and Emotional Research International Conference, Linkoping, Sweden.

Gomez, R, & Harrison, A. (2014). Beyond wearables: Trends in experience and design of portable medical devices. Paper presented at the International Conference on Human-Computer Interaction, Crete, Greece.

Harrison, A. (2013). Aviation IT forecast: Cloudy with a chance of data. Paper presented at Aviation IT Conference, London, UK.

Harrison, A. (2013). Bigger is not better: A new approach to terminal designPaper presented at the Passenger Terminal Conference, Geneva, Switzerland.

Harrison, A, Popovic, V, & Kraal, B. (2013). A Kansei approach to terminal design. Paper presented at the International Association of Societies of Design Research 2013, Tokyo, Japan.

Harrison, A, Popovic, V, Kraal, B, & Kleinschmidt, T. (2012). Challenges in passenger terminal design: A conceptual model of passenger experience. Paper presented at the Design Research Societies Conference, Bangkok, Thailand.

Harrison, J. V., & Andrusiewicz, A. (2004). A virtual marketplace for advertising narrowcast over digital signage networks. Electronic Commerce Research and Applications Journal.

Harrison, J. V., & Andrusiewicz, A. (2004). Using wireless networks to enhance narrowcasting in public spaces. Paper presented at the 2004 Consumer Communications and Networking Conference, Las Vegas, USA.

Harrison, J. V., & Andrusiewicz, A. (2003). An emerging marketplace for digital advertising based on amalgamated digital signage networks. Paper presented at E-Commerce, 2003, Newport Beach, USA.

Harrison, J. V., & Andrusiewicz, A. (2003). Enhancing digital advertising using dynamically configurable multimedia. Paper presented at the 2003 International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, Baltimore, USA.

Harrison, J., Ming Lim, W., Andrusiewicz, A., & Berglas, A. (1999). Evaluation of the ITOC information system design recovery tool: a case studyJournal of Systems and Software.

Andrusiewicz, A., & Orlowska, M. E. (1997). On data granularity factors that affect data mining. Paper presented at the 8th International Database Workshop, Hong Kong.


Regular contributor on design and user experience topics. The following posts have outperformed regular contributions by 10x+:

AdobeSymp: The future of marketing belongs to the Experience Makers

Designing the Special Sauce for SaaS

The Three Kinds of Design

The Gutenberg Editor: Success lies in the timing

The Gutenberg Editor: What is it good for?

Designers don’t PR

Beautiful ideas made beautifully

Editable Discontent

From the UX Desk: Emerging trends in editor UX design

The Buffet Effect on UX design

In my own musings, the following blog posts stand out as top performers:

The commoditisation of air travel

Design’s mid-life crisis

Passenger segmentation trends

Bliss is fun and fun is nice, but at what price is bliss nice?


Your time and money: The Airport Retail Trap, Financial Review, December 2013

Airports – Where you go to wait, ABC Radio National The Science Show, December 2012

Come Rain or Shine, HOMEIdeas, September 2011

Designer Q&A, Style Your Home with Karen Creith, 2011

Smart Style, light HOME, July 2011

Inspired Interiors, MODERNHome, May 2011

Benchmark Relocation, Weekender Property, April 2011

Height of Luxury, bMag, July 2009