UNIVERSITY OF HONG KONG
FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE

What’s New

April 2021

Welcome Dr Chris Yulun Zhou to the DUPAD family!  Let’s get more familiar with Dr Zhou:

Dr Chris Yulun Zhou has recently joined DUPAD as an Assistant Professor in Urban Data Science.  His work straddles urban science and artificial intelligence – primarily focuses on computational methods to support human decision-making in cities and promote AI-driven, human-centred urban planning and design. Some of his recent work includes vector-based asymmetric navigation in citiesAI-driven climate-sensitive urban growth planning, and evaluating urban vibrancy using multi-source spatial big data.  He earned his PhD from CUHK and BEng from the Institute of Modern Physics at Fudan University.  He spent two of his PhD years in Cambridge, MA, working at the MIT Senseable City Laboratory and Harvard Healthy City Laboratory.  His room is KB810, feel free to drop by.

Professor Rebecca L.H. Chiu is re-appointed by the Policy Innovation and Co-ordination Office, HKSAR Government, as a Member of the Assessment Panel of the Public Policy Research (PPR) Funding Scheme and the Strategic Public Policy Research (SPPR) Funding Scheme from 1 April 2021 to 31 March 2023.

Research Seminar:

21/04
Placing Precarity: Devaluation and Rentierization in Seniors’ Care in Canada
NURSS Seminar - Kendra Strauss

14/04
A Revolutionary Way to Visualize Geospatial Data: Interactive Map Dashboards

13/04
Coupling Urban Systems and Economic Spillovers
Dr Elsa Arcaute Seminar

 

 

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