Pedalling Innovation: Oxford's first cycling hackathon

Pedalling Innovation: Oxford's first cycling hackathon

Join us at this innovative cycling hackathon on the 5-6 February 2016, bringing people together to develop ideas to monitor and improve cycling for all in Oxford and beyond …

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How VW test fixing is just the start of the car industry's problems

How VW test fixing is just the start of the car industry's problems

The revelation that Volkswagen deliberately circumvented emissions tests on many of its diesel vehicles has provoked a huge storm of controversy. This diesel deception has understandably angered car owners. And some have suggested that VW's management either must have known about the scandal, or effectively lost control of the company. Dr James Palmer writes for The Conversation

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Dr Jennie Middleton

Who we are

Dr Jennie Middleton is a Senior Research Fellow at the Transport Studies Unit …

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Our Research

The TSU takes an interdisciplinary approach to the study of transport futures, drawing on relevant, state-of-the art developments in geography, environmental and transport studies, economics, sociology, psychology and the engineering sciences. We also draw on the full spectrum of available methods and underpinning philosophies for our research. For information on our current and future research, please see our Research Agenda.

The research conducted at the TSU addresses transport from different thematic and methodological perspectives. We have four broad research themes: