Shujoy Chakraborty

Holds a Phd in Design (summa cum laude). His research interests lie in Product Semantics and its application to designing electronic appliances.
Currently he teaches Interaction Design and Product Design at the University of Madeira (UMa) Portugal and also visits as Adjunct Faculty of Industrial Design to the National Institute of Design (NID) India.
He has 2 years experience with Politecnico Di Milano as a Research Fellow and 3 years experience with Whirlpool Europe (Italy) in global product development, global consumer design, and technology advance.
Next Generation Appliances that he has worked on have been showcased in the Future Technologies for Kitchens exhibition in EuroCucina – International Salone del Mobile (Milan).

Current positions

  • Professor Auxiliar Convidado UMA

PhD Details

  • Field Design
  • Year 2012

Research Groups


International conferences
  • Chakraborty, S.; Lemos, S.; Lourenço, P.; Andrade, U.; Barradas, V. (2019). Impact of Digital Fabrication and Virtual Reality on Design Process
- Application of Computational Design Tools to A Classical Design Project. 4D Conference – Meanings of Design in the Next Era. Proceedings Publication ISBN: 978-4-600-00239-8. Ritsumeikan University. Osaka. 21-23 October 2019