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  • India’s Urban Planning – Chaos theory

    photo credit: bernardoh For the past three years, I have been participating as well as watching the circus of urban planning in Mumbai and have been periodically amused, angered and staggered by the brainlessness of the process and the people. Some observations (broad strokes) 1. The...

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  • $ a gallon architecture??

    After the Second World War, North American built its cities around the automobile in what is often termed as auto- centric / sprawled / suburban development. Evidently this developmental model was driven by the availability cheap gas and massive investments on highway infrastructure. These new...

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  • The Urban Vision : Capture the BIG Picture
    IMG_0605IMG_0526Painful, Unavoidable SurgeryThe natural, fractal distribution of lengths in a DeltaConcentration of emissions in a fused grid neighbourhoodSizing and Shaping a 400 m by 400 m NeighbourhoodComparison of collisions in five types of networksComparing Collisions by Street TypeMetro lines in Paris by passenger volumes
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