Tidal Patterns of Human Mobility

Randomness and predictability in mass allocation dynamics in vehicle sharing systems.


Multisensory seats that allow users to perceive each other’s presence by remotely exchanging their bodyprints through the internet.

Data Driven Dynamic Modeling

Numerical integration and visualization of mass allocation dynamics from journey data in on-demand mobility systems

User-Worker Interactions in Bike Sharing

Pattern extraction of workers' rebalancing operations in Boston Hubway by comparing 620K user trips to 32M station updates.


Intelligent modular structures that pass information between their building elements through physical contact.

What if Boston...?

A computational system dynamics analysis of sizing and rebalancing tradeoffs in Boston's bike sharing system.

The Limits of On Demand Urban Mobility

A land use transportation interaction (LUTI) model that explains how urban form shapes trip patterns and how trip patterns determine stock-flow dynamics

Games for Collective Intelligence II

Interactive strategic games for designing and studying self organization in shared systems.

Games for Collective Intelligence III

Interactive strategic games for designing and studying human behavior and self governance in commons of shared resources.

Analogies in Discrete and Continuous Models of Human Mobility

A new clustering method to study human mobility in MoD systems revealing analogies between discrete and fluidic models

Rethinking 80/20

A statistically accurate inequality index inspired by "Pareto's 80/20 law" and real-time application in geospatial imbalances of MoD systems in 15 cities.

Mobility on Demand Systems

Reinventing urban mobility with P2P shared use, clean energy, and minimal parking footprint.

The Market Economy of Trips

A two-sided market for deriving socially fair prices between commuters willing to pay to save time and commuters willing to profit from spare time.

Choreographies of Information

A critical position on the role of optical telegraphy's mechanical internet in 18th century to contemporary discourse on cyber physical cities.

Transformation and Memory

The capacity of architecture to manifest memory from the cycles of commercial activity through transformation of form.

Mobility Autonoma

Autonomous robotic navigation based on synergies between vehicle design and artificial intelligence.

Machines of Mobility II

Mechanical automata exploring motion dynamics, design, and human assemblability.

Machines of Mobility I

Mechanical automata exploring design mechanisms of motion transfer under material and fabrication constraints .