Urban Emotions – urban design with feelings
“In the course of their project, the researchers want to examine how resilient the data obtained by sensor and social media are. They also examine how they can be processed in such a way that they can be used in the planning process.”These new creative methods can lead to a success“, says Resch. His colleague, Peter Zeile, from the Technical University of Kaiserslautern, adds: “They are supposed to help to generate a different form of spatial perception, as well as to develop a new way of looking at the city as a kind of ‘organism’.” The new method is being tested by the German cities of Heidelberg and Kaiserslautern and the US city of Boston. If this proves itself there, other cities could soon benefit from this new form of planning. “ (Freely translated into English)
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