UCL Research Network Seminar: 'Environment and Urbanism'
Tuesday, 28 January 2014 from 17:30 to 19:30 (GMT)
London, United Kingdom
The UCL Americas Research Network is pleased to present its third research seminar, as part of an ongoing series of seminars, taking place regularly throughout the academic year. The seminar series will provide research students at UCL working on the Americas with the opportunity to present, within an informal, interdisciplinary, and enjoyable environment, their projects to the academic community of UCL and beyond.
With the focus on Environment & Urbanism, the following research projects will be presented:
Martin Sanzana Calvet (UCL-Development Planning Unit) Ecological urbanism and citizenship in Santiago de Chile
Bernadette Devilat (UCL-The Bartlett School of Architecture) Reconstruction alternatives for heritage areas after earthquakes. Chile 2005, 2010, 20??
Brian Garcia (UCL-The Bartlett School of Planning) Retrofit and Intensification in Polycentric Cities: An Examination of the Relationships between Land Use, Ridership and the Benefits of Catalytic Public Transport Projects
Chair: Anthony Teitler (UCL-Institute of the Americas)
The UCL Research Network Seminars is a series aimed at academics and postgraduate students currently undertaking research on the Americas and those who simply have an interest in the area, but members of the public are welcome to attend.
When & Where
UCL - Institute of the Americas
co-ordinating teaching and research on the Western Hemisphere. Its
wide coverage of the Americas includes the United States and Latin
America, the Caribbean and Canada, offering an opportunity to acquire
in-depth and multi-disciplinary knowledge of the Americas that is
unique in Europe.