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Dr

Elek Pafka

Senior Lecturer Urban Planning & Urban Design
Architecture, Building And Planning
urban design
urban morphology
walkability
spatial analysis
public space
theory
urban codes
urban planning
creative cities
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Dr

Elek Pafka

 
Division
Architecture, Building And Planning
 
Primary Interest
Urban Design
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Dr

Elek Pafka

 

Elek Pafka is Senior Lecturer in Urban Planning and Urban Design at the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning at the University of Melbourne. His research focuses on the relationship between material density, urban form and the intensity of urban life, as well as methods of mapping the 'pulse' of the city.

He has participated in research on transit orientated development, functional mix and high-density living. He has co-edited the book Mapping Urbanities: Morphologies, Flows, Possibilities.

Projects

2020 ABP ECR Grant: Shopping, Transit and Urbanity: A rhythmanalysis of Box Hill, Melbourne
2018 THUD Hub Grant: AwaP-IC Tool: Measuring Walkable Access
2018 ABP ECR Grant: Multi-scalar Mobilities: Metropolitan transit nodes and neighbourhood morphologies
2017 ABP ECR Grant: Multi-scalar Measures of Urban Densities

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 10 most recent scholarly works by Elek Pafka.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

2016

John Grice Prize for Best Research Thesis in Architecture

Faculty of Architecture, Building and Planning

2014

Dean's Prize for Published Postgraduate Research – First Prize for 2013

MSD

2011

Australian Postgraduate Award (APA)

Department of Education and Training

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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Senior Lecturer Urban Planning & Urban Design

Architecture, Building And Planning

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

University of Melbourne

Master of Science

Bauhaus-Universitat Weimar

Diploma

'Politehnica' University of Timisoara

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