4.557[J] City Science


Class Info

Focuses on architectural and mobility interventions that respond to changing patterns of living, working, and transport. Emphasizes mass-customized housing, autonomous parking, charging infrastructure, and shared-use networks of lightweight electric vehicles (LEVs). Students work in small teams and are lead by researchers from the Changing Places group. Projects focus on the application of these ideas to case study cities and may include travel. Invited guests from academia and industry participate. Repeatable for credit with permission of instructor.

This class has no prerequisites.

4.557[J] will not be offered this semester. It will be instructed by R. Chin and K. Larson.

Lecture occurs 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM on Wednesdays in E14-633.

This class counts for a total of 12 credits. This is a graduate-level class.

You can find more information at the MIT Cities site.

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