Transportation and Urban Design Studio E 2021

for Graduate School of Civil Engineering in 2021 Autumn Semester 1 (A1)


Place and Time

Online, on Monday and Thursdays 13:00-14:45. Please check the online URL from ITC-LMS

Purpose and Contents of the Course

This course focuses on learning some of methodologies to analyze transportations and regions, which are sometimes vulnerable to natural hazards. In addition to it, getting used to the essence of the basic way of theoretical and mathematical thinking in planning is another main target. For fulfilling these purposes, we choose four topics: 1) Traffic flow modelling, 2) Logistics management and analysis, 3) Statistics and Machine Learning, 4) Travel behavior modelling.

Schedule of the Course

Topic 1: Transportation Modelling and Statistics, by Prof. Urata and Prof. Hato

You will use your laptop which are installed R in Topic 1. Please download R from the R's official website.

Topic 2: Traffic Flow Theory and Modelling, by Prof. Iryo and Prof. Hato

Topic 3: Statistics and Machine Learning, by Dr. Shafique and Prof. Hato

His lectures start from 5pm JST to 6:30 pm JST. We provide the video if you cannot attend.

Topic 4: Logistics Management and Analysis, by Prof. Shibasaki and Prof. Hato

Schedule of the Course

Assignments in each of the three topics (22 points @ 4), and attendance points for classes (12 points)
Your attendance is confirmed using the history function of zoom.
Please let Prof. Urata know if you cannot attend ontime because of covid-19-entry-problem. We share the lecture video, and set other way for attendance point.

Lecture materials and Bibliography