Taught by Professor Andris
Environmental GIS: City Planning (CP 6541). (fall 2019, fall 2020) next offering spring 2022.
Information Visualization: Computer Science (CS 4460). (fall 2020) next offering expected fall 2022.
Advanced GIS: City Planning (CP 6521). (spring 2021) next offering unknown.
Spatial Network Analysis: Cross-Listed City Planning (CP)/Computer Science (CS) Special Topic. (spring 2020) next offering expected spring 2022.
Urban Analytics (fall 2021). The course will have a sizable reading component and will include light programming / GIS assignments (~8 labs) and exposure to how big data is used, collected, etc. in the built environment through case study readings. There is no project, but will be two small quizzes. Topics will include GPS traces, mobility analysis, activity space delineation, call detail record (CDR) analysis, points of interest (POIs) capture and analysis, data classification/ segmentation, social media analytics, NLP and Twitter data, image segmentation, sensor-collected data, citizen science/VGI/crowdsourced data, demographic indexes, etc. No prerequisites are needed.
This is an example syllabus.
|DATE||TOPIC||LAB (Thursdays)||READING (discuss on Tuesdays)||DUE (Thursday @ 5)|
|Aug 24 – 26||What is Urban Analytics?||Walking trip: Creating an Index||none||none|
|Aug 31 – Sep 2||Introduction Papers + In Class Activity||Intro to R (optional)||Introduction||Assignment 1: Index|
|Sep 7 – 9||Bike Sharing (leader)||CitiBike||Bike Sharing||Intro to R|
|Sep 14 – 19||Points of Interest (leader)||POIs I: Yelp Data Analysis||Points of Interest||Assignment 2: CitiBike|
|Sep 21 – 23||Restaurants + GWR||POIs II: Chainness of POIs and GWR||Restaurants||none|
|Sep 28 – 30||Movement & CDRs (leader)||Networks and Regions||CDRs / Regions||Assignment 3: POIs|
|Oct 5 – 7||Guest Speaker: Trajectories||Activity Spaces (Contact Tracing)||Movement||Assignment 4: Networks and Regions|
|Oct 12 – 14||No class (fall break)||Optional Lab Help||none||none|
|Oct 19 – 21||Guest Speaker, Diyi Yang, NLP||Twitter: Mapping Keywords||none||Assignment 5: Activity Spaces|
|Oct 26 – 28||Text (leader)||Project Work: Creating a Plan, Finding Data||Text||Assignment 6: Twitter|
|Nov 2 – 4||StreetScape (leader)||Google Street View: Detecting Elements||StreetScape||Assignment 7: GSV|
|Nov 9 – 11||Environmental Capture (leader)||Sensors: Environmental Sensors-Thermal||Environmental||Project Idea|
|Nov 16 – 18||Geoprivacy (leader)||Project Work- In class help||Geoprivacy||Assignment 8: Environmental Sensors|
|Nov 23||Project Work- In class help||No class (Thanksgiving)||none||none|
|Dec 2 – 4||Guest Speaker, Subhro Guhathakurta, Ethics||Ethics (leader)||Ethics||none|
|Dec 7||Project Work- In class help||No class (Exams)||none|
HERE IS THE INFO FOR URBAN ANALYTICS:
|Spec Top-Cty&Region Plan – 92670 – CP 8883 – CA|
|Intro to Urban Analytics|
Associated Term: Fall 2021
Registration Dates: Mar 29, 2021 to Aug 27, 2021
Levels: Graduate Semester, Undergraduate Semester
Georgia Tech-Atlanta * Campus
Lecture* Schedule Type
5:00 pm – 6:15 pm TR
Architecture (West) 358
Aug 23, 2021 – Dec 16, 2021 Lecture* Clio Maria Andris (P)