In this course we aim to explore, analyze, and understand real and virtual urban environments from the perspective of urban aesthetics, urban complexity, urban history, urban planning, urban scaling, urban sensing, economics, geoscience, and human mobility, including navigation. Participants are encouraged to bring a wide variety of interests and expertise to the table. Ideally our collaboration includes ATEC students that deal with, operate in, and aim to create authentic urban environments. Participants from the arts and humanities, business, data science, emerging media and communication, geoscience, economics, engineering, public policy, and social science are explicitly invited to add additional aspects, maximizing our common insight. In terms of outcome, we will work towards a common result in a series of weekly assignments.
4:00 pm - 6:45 pm