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Landscape Architecture Frontiers

Landsc. Archit. Front.    2015, Vol. 3 Issue (3) : 20-25
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Physical Exams for the City — Applications for Big Data in Urban and Rural Planning
Associate Chief Engineer and Senior Urban Planner at Technology Innovation Center, Beijing Tsinghua Tongheng Urban Planning and Design Institute
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In this article, the interviewee, senior urban planner Peng Wang, suggests a broader definition for Big Data, considering which as a methodology. Combining introduction of case studies, he offers insights on the issues of how Big Data influences planners’ practice, the misunderstandings in planning industry about Big Data, the obstacles in the research and application of Big Data, as well as Big Data’s future development.

Keywords Big Data      Urban Planning      Physical Exam      Methodology     
Issue Date: 05 August 2015
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Peng WANG. Physical Exams for the City — Applications for Big Data in Urban and Rural Planning[J]. Landsc. Archit. Front., 2015, 3(3): 20-25.
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