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Research Seminar | 2 December 2013 | Politecnico di Milano

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The visit of Professor Tanakat from Osaka Institute of Technology was the occasion to set up a seminar at the Laboratorio di Simulazione Urbana Fausto Curti, aiming at exchanging and discussing experiences in the research of understanding human behavior in relation to public space. After professor Tanaka's and his student Jun Ito's presentations, scholars at Polimi will give their contributions and open up a discussion in order to explore possible points of contact.

Introduction: Eugenio Morello, Barbara Piga

Main lectures:
"On the Pedestrian Networks within the Outer Space of the Housing Complex"
Kazunari Tanaka (Osaka Institute of Technology)

"The Relationship between Line-of-sight and Human Behavior in Public Space"
Jun Ito (Osaka Institute of Technology)

Contributions by: Lidia Diappi, Francesco Guida, Fabio Manfredini, Eugenio Morello, Barbara Piga, Giovanni Rabino (Politecnico di Milano)

Organizers: Eugenio Morello, Barbara Piga, Laboratorio di Simulazione Urbana Fausto Curti

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