Essays about: "Urban spaces"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 648 essays containing the words Urban spaces.

  1. 1. CONTESTING URBAN PUBLIC SPACE AS COMMONS - A study on the common usage of public parks in Barcelona-Sants

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Julia Neidig; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Urban Commons; public space; spaces of in-betweenness; observation; socio-spatial analysis;

    Abstract : Urbanisation is one of the major trends in globalisation. An influx of heterogenous urban dwellers to a densely built urban environment contains potential for conflicts. With increasing heterogeneity, public space in cities becomes the site of multicultural confrontation. READ MORE

  2. 2. Natural playscapes : quality principles for designing urban outdoor play environments

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Tereza Fenclová; [2020]
    Keywords : natural playscape; children; Ppay; urban outdoor environment; playground;

    Abstract : Play is one of the most important factors in children’s physical, mental, emotional, and social development and as such it is important to both an individual child and to society as a whole. This thesis concerns with the quality of public urban outdoor play environments as they are one of the most important settings designed for these purposes and big part of urban landscape planning. READ MORE

  3. 3. Offentliga rum med utrymme för temporära funktioner : Norrköpings kommun som exempel

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Amanda Söderling; [2020]
    Keywords : temporär landskapsarkitektur; temporär användning; place; space; territorialitet; medskapande; placemaking; placekeeping; medborgardialog;

    Abstract : Att arbeta med temporär landskapsarkitektur blir allt vanligare i planeringssammanhang. De senaste åren har exempel på ytor i våra städer som fått temporära användningsområden i form av exempelvis sommargågator och temporära parker dykt upp på flera håll i Sverige. READ MORE

  4. 4. How Certain Are You of Getting a Parking Space? : A deep learning approach to parking availability prediction

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap; Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för datavetenskap

    Author : Mathias Nilsson; Sophie von Corswant; [2020]
    Keywords : monte carlo dropout; mc dropout; long short term memory; lstm; neural network; recurrent neural network; gradient tree boosting; rnn; gradient boosting regression tree; gbrt; quantile regression; traffic congestion; parking; parking occupancy; parking availability; parking space; parking lot; machine learning;

    Abstract : Traffic congestion is a severe problem in urban areas and it leads to the emission of greenhouse gases and air pollution. In general, drivers lack knowledge of the location and availability of free parking spaces in urban cities. READ MORE

  5. 5. Grönskans plats i den växande staden : en studie av centrala Karlstad

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Linnea Alverbrink; [2020]
    Keywords : grönstruktur; grönska; förtätning; urbanisering; stadsutveckling;

    Abstract : Världen över pågår en rådande urbanisering. Påföljderna har blivit att befolkningen har ökat i städerna. I Sverige har urbaniseringen lett till att bostadsbrist blivit ett vanligt förekommande fenomen i städerna. För att lösa bostadsbristerna har det blivit allt vanligare att man förtätar städerna. READ MORE