Piyushimita (Vonu) Thakuriah

Professor of Urban Studies


Piyushimita (Vonu) Thakuriah is Principal Investigator and Director of the Urban Big Data Centre.

Vonu is Professor of Urban Studies and Affiliated Professor of the School of Engineering in the University of Glasgow. She holds the Halcrow Chair of Transport. Her research focuses on the connections among transportation, society and technology with the view that sustainable and socially-just mobility in cities of the future will require planners to jointly consider social and technological challenges.

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