geographic data science

Towards generating LoD2 models without aerial surveys using machine learning

The paper deals with inferring the type of roof from LOD1 models, potentially contributing to a broader context of a workflow of generating LoD2 models bypassing traditional approaches.

Li Jialin defends her thesis on analysing the influence of short-term rental business on housing prices

Master of Urban Planning student Li Jialin successfully defended her thesis The Implementation of Big Data Analysis in Regulating Online Short-Term Rental Business: A case of Airbnb in Beijing. The abstract follows: Since its founding in 2009, Airbnb has grown into one of the most successful sharing economy company in the world. Expanding its presence in 65,000 cities and 191 countries within 9 years, Airbnb has quietly reshaped our cities.

Urban Modelling and Smart Cities

Harnessing geographic information in the urban context.

Big Data in Real Estate

Leveraging urban analytics in real estate