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Innovations depend on creative-concept generation, but engineering students often struggle to come up with ideas. They typically proffer a handful and fixate either on their first idea or existing solutions. As a result, students explore only a narrow subset of possible solutions.
American Society for Engineering Education
Kramer, Julia; Daly, Shanna; Yilmaz, Seda; Seifert, Colleen; and Gonzalez, Richard, "Leap of Imagination: Design Heuristics help students think outside the box and devise novel, more diverse solutions." (2015). Industrial Design Publications. 3.