Urban Science — Journal Editorial Board


Prof. Dr. Michael Peter Smith
Distinguished Research Professor of Community Studies, Department of Human Ecology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA 95616-8701, USA
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Interests: urban theory; transnationalism; global migration; urban politics and policy
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals

Editorial Board Members (59)

Prof. Dr. Stefan Anderberg
Environmental Technology and Management, Linköping University, 581 83 Linköping, Sweden
Tel. +46-13-285670
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Interests: sustainable urban development; urban planning; green branding; industrial and urban metabolism; urban-rural linkages; renewable energy; recycling; industrial symbiosis; global trade and the environment; rural development and land use change; stakeholder integration
Dr. Josep-Maria Arauzo-Carod
Department of Economics, CREIP and Quantitative Urban and Regional Economics (QURE), Universitat Rovira i Virgili, Av. Universitat, 1, 43204, Reus, Catalonia, Spain
Tel. +34-977-75-89-02
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Interests: industrial location; firm relocation; firm demography; regional economics; spatial economics
Prof. Dr. Michael Batty
Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis (CASA), University College London, London, UK
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Interests: the development of mathematical models; database and digital technologies in geographical information science; urban and regional modelling, and the science of cities
Prof. Dr. Thomas Blaschke
Interfaculty Department of Geoinformatics - Z_GIS, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria
Fax: +43 662 8044 182
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Interests: GIS; remote sensing; spatial analysis and GIS-based spatial decision support systems; object-based image processing, real time sensing – including ‘people as sensors’ approaches, spatial analysis at ‘the human scale’; human-environment interaction
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Remote Sensing: Advances in Geographic Object-Based Image Analysis (GEOBIA)
Special Issue in ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information: Place-Based Research in GIScience and Geoinformatics
Prof. Dr. Fred Block
Department of Sociology, University of California at Davis, Davis, California 95616, USA
Tel. +1-510-450-0568
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Interests: economic sociology; political economy; social theory
Dr. Christopher R. Bryant
Département de géographie, Université de Montréal, Montréal, QC, Canada
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Interests: agricultural adaptation to climate change and variability; peri-urban agriculture; food security; food sovereignty; community development; land use planning; strategic planning by and for the citizens in a community; sustainable development
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Environments: Agriculture and Climate Change
Special Issue in Urban Science: Urban Food Security
Prof. Dr. Jianming Cai
Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing 100101, China
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Interests: sustainability, sustainable urban-rural development
Dr. John I. Carruthers
Sustainable Urban Planning Program, The George Washington University, 950 N Glebe Road, Arlington, VA 22203, USA
Tel. +1-202-304-3073
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Interests: urban and regional economics; sustainable urban development; environmental quality of life; economic geography; geospatial and econometric analysis
Prof. Dr. Alexis Comber
School of Geography, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
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Interests: techniques in operations research; graph theory (cluster detection in networks); heuristic searches (how to move intelligently through highly dimensional big data); remote sensing (novel approaches for classification); handling divergent data semantics (text mining and natural language processing); spatial statistics (quantifying spatial and temporal heterogeneity and autocorrelation in spatial processes)
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals:
Special Issue in Land: Understanding Our Planetary Home: New Directions in Land Use/Land Cover (LULC) Analysis
Special Issue in Sensors: Spatial Analysis and Remote Sensing
Prof. Dr. Mark Deakin
School of Engineering and Built Environment, Edinburgh Napier University, Merchiston Campus, 10 Colinton Road, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
Tel. +44-(0)131-455-2480
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Interests: sustainable urban development; sustainable communities; smart cities
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