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Main Title Planning Support Systems and Smart Cities [electronic resource] /
Other Authors
Author Title of a Work
Geertman, Stan.
Ferreira, Jr., Joseph.
Goodspeed, Robert.
Stillwell, John.
Publisher Springer International Publishing : Imprint: Springer,
Year Published 2015
Call Number GA1-1776
ISBN 9783319183688
Subjects Geography ; Geographical information systems
Internet Access
Description Access URL
Collation XII, 512 p. 126 illus., 106 illus. in color. online resource.
Due to license restrictions, this resource is available to EPA employees and authorized contractors only
Contents Notes
Introduction to 'Planning Support Systems and Smart Cities' -- Development and Operation of Social Media GIS for Disaster Risk Management in Japan -- The Role of Social Media Geographic Information (SMGI) in Spatial Planning -- Data and Analytics for Neighborhood Development: Smart Shrinkage Decision Modeling in Baltimore, Maryland -- Managing Crowds: The Possibilities and Limitations of Crowd Information During Urban Mass Events -- Simulating Urban Resilience: Disasters, Dynamics and (Synthetic) Data -- Data Integration to Create Large-Scale Spatially Detailed Synthetic Populations -- Smart Cities: Concepts, Perceptions and Lessons for Planners -- Who's Smart? Whose City? The Sociopolitics of Urban Intelligence -- Knowledge-Mining the Australian Smart Grid Smart City Data: A Statistical-Neural Approach to Demand-Response Analysis. This book is a selection of the best and peer-reviewed articles presented at the CUPUM (Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management) conference, held in the second week of July 2015 at MIT in Boston, USA. The contributions provide state-of the art overview of the availability and application of Planning Support Systems (PSS) in the framework of Smart Cities.