Mobility Design Lab

A uniquely situated group of design researchers working across the mobility landscape.

Mobility Design Lab

Academic researchers
Selby Coxon (Director), Robbie Napper (Deputy Director), Andrew Parkes (Adjunct Professor), Graham Currie (Adjunct Professor), Vincent Moug (Associate) and Amy Killen (affiliate)

Graduate researchers
Lisa Fu, Mitali Kedia, Jiyoon LeeJennifer Rivera-Gonzalez, Sarah Roberts and Luke Valenza

We encourage enquires for future research projects and collaborations.

Mobility Design Lab
900 Dandenong Road
Caulfield East VIC 3145

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From personal to public transport, bikes to buses, family cars to autonomous vehicles, Mobility Design Lab (MDL) researchers are experts at designing to better understand how and why we get from place to place. Affiliated with the Monash Institute of Transport Studies, the Mobility Design Lab is focused on how design might improve the physical, environmental and experiential aspects of mobility.

The Mobility Design Lab combines evidence-based research methods and real world solutions with design-led innovations that challenge prevailing orthodoxy. Our research mediates connections between science, government, engineering and user experiences of mobility systems. We engage with user-centred and participatory research techniques to reveal new insights into passenger experiences. We are passionate problem solvers with a strong track record of realising our work made real in the world.

News & events

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Banner artwork: Ilya Fridman, Battery-Electric Route Bus: A Platform for Vehicle Design, 2016