Dr Elek Pafka

Lecturer in Urban Planning and Urban Design


Elek Pafka is 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 walkability. He has co-edited the book Mapping Urbanities: Morphologies, Flows, Possibilities.


Urban Design Urban Planning

Research Hub, Centre or Institute

Research directions

Future Cities

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