Peter Atkinson

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    Research Interests

    Accessible and inclusive mobility design ; active and independent travel for health and wellbeing ; autonomous public transport implementation and its potential opportunities and pitfalls ; exploration of digital design tools for collaborative modelling and evaluation.

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 10 - Reduced Inequalities
    • SDG 11 - Sustainable Cities and Communities

    Education/Academic qualification

    Transport Studies, Doctorate, Fitting the bike to the chain: An analysis of transitions towards households integration of multi-modal cycling, University of Leeds

    1 Sept 201431 Mar 2018

    Award Date: 15 Oct 2019


    • HE Transportation and Communications
    • Active travel
    • travel behaviour
    • cycling
    • Public transport
    • Autonomous Vehicles
    • NC Drawing Design Illustration
    • virtual reality
    • augmented reality
    • Modelling
    • Simulation


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    • In Pursuit Of Meaningful Insight; Covid Remote Collaboration And Design As Provocation

      Magee, P., Woodcock, A., Gut, K., Saunders, J., Atkinson, P. & Bridgman, J., 2021, DS 110: Proceedings of the 23rd International Conference on Engineering and Product Design Education (E&PDE 2021), VIA Design, VIA University in Herning, Denmark. 9th -10th September 2021: Continuity and Adaptability in Design and Engineering Education. Grierson, H., Bohemia, E. & Buck, L. (eds.). The Design Society, 6 p. EPDE2021/1122

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