Dr CAITLIN COTTRILL

Dr CAITLIN COTTRILL

Senior Lecturer

Overview

Contact Details

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Biography

University of Aberdeen: Lecturer, Geography & Environment, School of Geosciences (2013-)

Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology: Postdoctoral associate, Future Urban Mobility lab (SMART-FM) (2011-2012)

University of Illinois, Chicago: PhD, Urban Planning and Policy (August 2011)

Mid-America Regional Council: Transport planner (2003-2006)

University of Tennessee, Knoxville: MSc, Urban and Regional Planning (May 2003)

Vanderbilt University: BA, Philosophy (May 1999)

Research

Research Interests

Dr Cottrill's primary research interests span the interrelated topics of transport, individual behaviour, technology and data, linked by an underlying commitment to encouraging sustainable and efficient mobility. Her work has a strong focus on facilitating data sharing between transport service providers and travellers in a privacy-preserving manner, in order to encourage better decision-making. She has, additionally, worked to ensure that this research takes place in a multidisciplinary context, with collaborators from the areas of computing science, engineering, statistics, and information sciences.

Current Research

  • PORTIS - Co-Investigator on EU Horizon 2020 funded project.
  • Trusted Things & Communities: Understanding & Enabling a Trusted IoT Ecosystem - Co-Investigator on EPSRC funded project.
  • Smart Routing - Co-Investigator on Innovate UK funded project.
  • SocialCar: Public transport + carpooling + social media crowdsourcing - Co-Investigator on EU Horizon 2020 funded project.
  • Social Media - Developing Understanding, Infrastructure & Engagement - Co-Investigator on ESRC funded project.
Publications

Publications 

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