Tim Fraske

Dr. Tim Fraske

  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Fields of work

  • Economic and urban geography
  • Socio-technical transitions and innovation research
  • Futures of (urban) mobility
  • Interdisciplinary methods

Current projects

  • Real-World Laboratory “Autonomous Driving in the Mobility System of the Future” (funded as part of the KIT Excellence-Strategy)

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Professional background

since 2023 Post-Doc at ITAS
2021 - 2023 Research associate at HafenCity University Hamburg (Digital City Science)
2020 - 2023 External PhD at Kiel University (Economic Geography), Title of the dissertation: “The agency and geography of socio-technical transitions: the case of urban transport innovations”
2019 - 2020 Research assistant at University of Stuttgart (Research and Innovation Center for Cognitive Service Systems, KODIS)
2018 - 2019 Research assistant at Fraunhofer IAO, Stuttgart (Urban Delivery Systems)
2016 - 2019 Geography (M.Sc.) at Heidelberg University
2013 - 2016 Geography (B.Sc.) at Kiel University

Selected publications

Fraske, T. (2023)
The agency and geography of socio-technical transitions: the case of urban transport innovations (Doctoral dissertation).

Fraske, T. (2022)
Industry 4.0 and its geographies: A systematic literature review and the identification of new research avenues. Digital Geography and Society, 3, 100031.

Mavraj, G.; Eltgen, J.; Fraske, T.; Swaid, M.; Berling, J.; Röntgen, O.; Fu, Y.; Schulz, D. (2022)
A systematic review of ground-based infrastructure for the innovative urban air mobility. Transactions on Aerospace Research, 2022(4), 1-17.

Fraske, T.; Bienzeisler, B. (2020)
Toward smart and sustainable traffic solutions: a case study of the geography of transitions in urban logistics. Sustainability: Science, Practice and Policy, 16(1), 353-366.