No Business as Usual in an Autonomous Vehicle Future My recent editorial on Planetizen discusses the built environment implications of autonomous vehicles.
Good summary of Dutch road design to promote bicycle and pedestrian safety. bikepedaction (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
Noticed some great #roundabout case studies this morning @ITS_UCDavis #transportation #planning #design
Shot of very cool Japanese / Bay Area Arts & Crafts / midcentury modern buildings from my research meetings with the City of Concord yesterday. Designed in 1962 by Ernest Kump & Associates. #design #midcentury
Very interestingly designed research platform – like a Louisville Slugger! (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
Skin installation on new UC housing going up. My office did planning entitlements and I wrote design guidelines.
Working on some publications using graphics and data from my dissertation (2011) focused walkability and housing in the San Francisco Bay Area.
Higher Ed Moving Online and the Campus Environs? Reports about this Stanford artificial intelligence course getting 160K enrollees may offer an insight into the future of higher education – especially if universities can begin charging for this enrollment to bring in extra revenue, without paying for the physical space these additional students might occupy on […]
My task today: outline the best potential design options to reuse this mid-century building (or not).
An example of the donor-driven design of the built environment in a public gathering space on the UC Berkeley campus. Does it degrade the purity or integrity of the design? You be the judge.