Alterations in Scales now online on Urban Studies!

Ref: Porta, S. Romice, O. Maxwell, J. A. Russell, P. Baird, D. (2014), Alterations in scale: Patterns of change in main street networks across time and space, pre-print online at: http://usj.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/02/07/0042098013519833. Link to Urban Studies pre-print: http://usj.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/02/07/0042098013519833

Articles 2014: Plot Based Urbanism: our position paper on Dortmund Lectures Series

Ref: Porta, S. Romice, O. (2014). Plot-based urbanism: towards time-consciousness in place-making. In Mäckler, C., & Sonne, W. (Eds.), Dortmund Lectures on Civic Art/Dortmunder Vorträge zur Stadtbaukunst. Sulgen, DE: Niggli, p.82-111. Link to paper. Contemporary challenges are such – in terms of scale, type and urgency – that a deep shift is needed in urban …

Articles 2014: Alterations in Scale now online on Urban Studies pre-print

    Ref: Porta, S. Romice, S. Maxwell, A. J. Russell, P. Baird, D. (2014), Alterations in scale: Patterns of change in main street networks across time and space, Urban Studies, in print. Pre-print available online at: http://usj.sagepub.com/content/early/2014/02/07/0042098013519833. Link to paper on Urban Studies Links to press coverage: Planetizen, LSE …

Articles 2013: Street networks in 10 European cities, now out on EPB

Ref: Strano, E., Viana, M., Cardillo, A., Da Fontoura Costa, L., Porta, S., & Latora, V. (2013).Urban street networks: a comparative analysis of ten European cities. Environment and Planning B: Planning and Design, 40(6), 1071doi: 10.1068/b38216. Download the paper We compare the structural properties of the street networks of ten different European …

Articles: 2013. MCA in professional practice, now out on Urban Design

Ref: Porta, S, Strano, E, Venerandi, A, Adam, R, Romice, O, Pasino, P & Bianchi, G., 2013, Centrality and Place-Making: Understanding and Designing Mixed Use Streets in Professional Masterplanning in Urban Design, no. 125, pp. 12-14. Download the paper Non-residential economic activities are the heart of mixed use streets. That makes …