Skip to main content

Project Profile

Solving Urbanization Challenges by Design: A New PhD Program Between Architecture and Engineering

Columbia University

Abstract

This Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (IGERT) award supports the development of a new Ph.D. program at Columbia University that will combine architecture and engineering perspectives to address the growing challenges of urbanization. The program will provide doctoral students with the multidisciplinary design and planning skills needed to… more »

Contributions[?]

Project members' contributions to the library and showcase are listed here.
Title Category Type Posted At
Team members earn fellowships Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainees propose interdisciplinary research project in Southwestern Haiti Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Urban Ecology Studio travels to Denmark for discussion on role of suburbs Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Sustainable Cities Research Coordination Network workshop Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Urban Ecology Studio provides opportunities skill development Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Management in Global Design and Construction course Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
City as Assemblages course Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Trainee awarded Kathryn Davis Peace Fellowship Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Team members present work on vegetated roofs Showcase Achievement 12/03/13
Re-imagining the urban roofscape: Innovative approaches to vegetated rooftop design motivated by the intersection of engineering, environmental science, and architecture NSF IGERT 2013 Video & Poster Competition Video & Poster 05/20/13