If you were up nice and early this morning, you could hear the smart e-bike project featured on BBC Sussex Radio between 6 and 9am, in several short soundbites.
The 35 e-bikes used in this project have arrived at the University of Brighton. Lloyd Clarkson, the Business Development Manager E-bikes from project partner Raleigh UK Ltd has delivered the bikes to campus.
Frauke Behrendt (Project leader, Senior Lecturer in Media Studies, University of Brighton), and Lloyd Clarkson (Raleigh UK Ltd, Business Development Manager E-bikes) on the delivery day.
Frauke Behrendt presented a paper on ‘Media Cycling: Embodied and Multi-Sensory Mobile Media Practices’ at The Media, Communications and Cultural Studies Association Conference (MeCCSA) 2012, hosted by the University of Bedfordshire.
Chris Kiefer has joined the smart e-bike research team University of Brighton as Research Fellow. He has recently completed his PhD in HCI and Music Informatics at the University of Sussex.
Chris will be working on the hard- and software development for the fleet of 35 smart e-bikes.