Sebastian K. Fixson

Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division

231 Forest St.

Babson Park, MA 02457

United States

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Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

What Exactly is Product Modularity? The Answer Depends on Who You Ask

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4631-06
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Dec 2006
Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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Citation 1

Abstract:

Product Modularity, Concept Ambiguity, Product Architecture, Interfaces, Multidisciplinary research, Review

2.

Adopting Design Thinking in Novice Multidisciplinary Teams: The Application and Limits of Design Methods and Reflexive Practices

Journal of Product Innovation Management, Vol 30, Issue S1, December 2013, pages 19-33.
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 08 May 2012 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2013
Victor P. Seidel and Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College and Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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Abstract:

Design methods, product development teams, brainstorming

3.

The Power of Integrality: Linkages between Product Architecture, Innovation, and Industry Structure

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4642-07, Research Policy, Vol. 37, No. 8, 1296-1316
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 31 Mar 2007 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Sebastian K. Fixson and Jin-Kyu Park
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Citation 12

Abstract:

Product Architecture, Integrality, Modularity, Technological Change, Intra-industry

4.

Modularity and Commonality Research: Past Developments and Future Opportunities

Concurrent Engineering: Research and Applications, Vol. 15, No. 2, pp. 85-111, 2007, MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 4629-06
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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Citation 6

Abstract:

Modularity, Commonality, Innovation, Multidisciplinary Research

5.

Teaching Innovation Through Interdisciplinary Courses and Programs in Product Design and Development: An Analysis at Sixteen U.S. Schools

Babson College Center for Entrepreneurship Research Paper No. 2009-13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 14 Aug 2009
Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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Abstract:

Teaching innovation, Interdisciplinary, Experiential learning

6.

Back-Loading: A Potential Side Effect of Employing Digital Design Tools in New Product Development

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 22 Dec 2010
Sebastian K. Fixson and Tucker J. Marion Sr.
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division and College of Business Administration Northeastern University
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Citation 1

Abstract:

new product development, design, front-loading, computer-aided-design, CAD

7.

Teaching Innovation Through Interdisciplinary Courses and Programmes in Product Design and Development: An Analysis at 16 US Schools

Creativity and Innovation Management, Vol. 18, Issue 3, pp. 199-208, September 2009
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 08 Oct 2009
Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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8.

Technological Uncertainty and Firm Boundaries: The Moderating Effect of Knowledge Modularity

IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2016
Sebastian K. Fixson, Davit Khachatryan and Wonhee Lee
Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division, Babson College - Mathematics and Science Division and Samsung Economic Research Institute
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Abstract:

Modularity, Technological uncertainty, Technology management, Firm boundary, Complex technological products, Industry emergence

9.

Evolution of an Innovation Capability - Making Crowdsourcing Work within a Large Enterprise

Research-Technology Management, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 22 Dec 2016
Dell Inc., Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division, Independent and Babson College
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Abstract:

Innovation culture, Crowdsourcing, Idea competitions

10.

'Design-Thinking for Non-Designers: A Guide for Team Training and Implementation'

Accepted as Chapter 10 in "Design Thinking: New Product Development Essentials from the PDMA" K. Scott Swan, Michael Luchs, and Abbie Griffin (Eds.), New York: Wiley, 2015
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 27 May 2016
Victor P. Seidel and Sebastian K. Fixson
Babson College and Babson College - Technology, Operations, and Information Management Division
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Abstract:

Design thinking, innovation, team training