Theses Master's

How to Integrate Traditional Urban Planning Model and Big Data to Conduct Land-use Survey? -Take Shanghai City for Example

Han, Yue

With the advent of Information era, abundant of network terminal equipment occurs in our daily life, various Location service has created a large number of Big Data in our life. For the urban planning, large amounts of Big Data allow urban planners to be faster and easier to get acquainted with the city and present a new sight to study the current situation of the city. Under this situation, researches of using the big data to discern the function of the city land occurs. At present, the researches on this topic are more based on the point of interest and the data of check-in. The data type, the research techniques and the practical aspect of the correlational study still have potential advancement.
This research absorbs some basic study techniques from previous studies, and creates some innovative methods on this basis, like adding some check-in data to act like a weight in the spatial analysis, taking machine language to improve the accuracy of the study result and so on. At last, achieving the goal to conduct land use survey in the downtown of the Shanghai City.

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More About This Work

Academic Units
Urban Planning
Thesis Advisors
Freeman, Lance M.
M.S., Columbia University
Published Here
August 12, 2020