Projects

Current and completed research grants and projects

Current Research Projects

livinglabs

Fostering Digital Participation through Living Labs
in Regional and Rural Australian Communities. ARC Linkage 2013 – 2015

ezygreen-assist

EzyGreen Assist
Low Income Energy Efficiency Program, Department of Resources, Energy and Tourism 2013 – 2015

afterdark

Personal Safety in the City
Design Solutions for After Dark. ARC DECRA 2013 – 2015

street

Street Computing
A CityOS for Open Data, Social Media, and Urban Sensor Networks

urbanmobility

Urban Mobility
Research Program across Public and Private Transport

southbank

Urban Informatics and Participatory Design
for Community Engagement in South Bank Parklands. QUT Engagement Innovation Grant 2012 – 2013

redcross

Increasing Loyalty Rates of Young Blood Donors
through Mobile Apps, Social Media, and Urban Informatics. Australian Red Cross Blood Service 2012 – 2013

food

Eat, Cook, Grow
Ubiquitous Technology for Sustainable Food Culture in the City. ARC Linkage 2010 – 2013

Completed Research Projects

aurora

Urban Informatics Research and Insights
for Libraries, Cultural Industries and Innovation Systems. Australian Business Foundation Innovation and Cultural Industries Fellowship 2011 – 2012

nsf

Design Collaborations as Socio-Technical Systems
National Science Foundation (USA) 2011 – 2012

sapporo

Sapporo World Window
City of Sapporo (Japan) 2011

smartfutures

Ubiquitous Computing to Bring Real-Time Environmental Data
into the Homes and Hands of Queensland Residents. Queensland Government Smart Futures Fellowship 2009 – 2012

urbannarratives

Remembering the Past, Imagining the Future
Embedding Narrative and New Media in Urban Planning. ARC Linkage 2008 – 2011

swarm

Swarms in Urban Villages
New Media Design to Augment Social Networks of Residents in Inner-City Developments. ARC Linkage 2007 – 2011

linkage-international

Opportunities of Media and Communication Technology
to Support Social Networks of Urban Residents in Mexico, South Africa, UK and Australia. ARC Linkage International 2007

urban-village

New Media in the Urban Village
Mapping Communicative Ecologies & Socio-Economic Innovation in Emerging Inner-City Residential Developments. ARC Discovery 2006 – 2008