Research projects by theme in CTS
Centre for Transport and Society researchers and research students undertake studies in seven strategic theme areas.
Developing our understanding of the ways society and the built environment have coevolved with the rise of mass private motor vehicle ownership.
Examining the experiences of routine travelers with a view to informing policy and practice
Examining the mobility of older persons as a product of individual lifecourses and aspirations.
Understanding the barriers to a greater role for these mobility options and developing knowledge to support their development
Building a strong reputation in effective evaluation, from scheme conception through to monitoring of impacts post-completion.
How information-communication technologies have enhanced our ability to manage and interact with the transport system in real-time.
Drawing on psychology and sociology in particular in seeking to understand the theory of travel behaviour.