UBDC conducts research on a wide range of aspects of cities and urban systems. 

Learn more about the work we have completed by exploring the research projects below.

Understanding institutional, geographic and physical causes of social exclusion

The goal of this project was to develop an Agent Based Model (ABM) environment where different dimensions of soc...

Urban Transformations: Urban Development, Migration, Segregation and Inequality

Urbanization and urban transformation in China is one of the most important aspects of global development in the...

Citizens at the City’s Heart (Catch!)

This collaborative project put citizens’ data at the heart of city transport planning. The Citizens at the City...

The Social Analytics Strategic Network (SASNet)

The Urban Big Data Centre (UBDC) and the Business and Local Government Data Research Centre (BLGRC) jointly esta...

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