Planning and Modeling Urban Systems with Novel Data Sources

Lecture

Speaker(s)

Marta C. González

Associate Professor, City and Regional Planning, UC Berkeley, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering, UC Berkeley, Physics Research Faculty, Energy Analysis & Environmental Impacts Division, LBNL, BIDS Faculty Council Member

Marta González is an Associate Professor with appointments both in Civil and Environmental Engineering and in City and Regional Planning at the University of California, Berkeley. She is also a Research Scientist in the Energy Analysis and Environmental Impacts Division of Lawrence Berkeley National Lab. Her research analyzes and combines spatial data on various complex systems, with applications to transportation networks, energy efficiency planning, and detection of urban lifestyles. Prior to joining Berkeley, she was an Associate Professor of Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT.