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Computational Urban Planning and Management for Smart Cities

  • Stan Geertman
  • Qingming Zhan
  • Andrew Allan
  • Christopher Pettit


  • Provides a state-of-the-art overview of the availability and applications of Planning Support Systems (PSSs) in the context of Smart Cities, Big Data, and Urban Futures

  • Contains the best papers from the CUPUM-2019 (Computational Urban Planning and Urban Management) conference

  • Offers insights into the specifics of availability and applications of Planning Support Systems (PSSs) with regard to creating Smart Urban Futures

Book CUPUM 2019

Part of the Lecture Notes in Geoinformation and Cartography book series (LNGC)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Stan Geertman, Andrew Allan, Qingming Zhan, Chris Pettit
    Pages 1-14
  3. Smart City

  4. Computational Planning

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 115-115
    2. Daosheng Sun, Xiaochun Huang, Lianna He, Tengyun Hu, Yilong Rong
      Pages 117-137
    3. Christopher Pettit, Scott Hawken, Carmela Ticzon, Hitomi Nakanishi
      Pages 139-161
    4. Tengyun Hu, Xiaochun Huang, Xuecao Li, Lu Liang, Fei Xue
      Pages 163-178
    5. Aida Afrooz, Lan Ding, Christopher Pettit
      Pages 267-282
  5. Mobility

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 303-303

About this book


This book contains a selection of the best articles presented at the CUPUM (Computational Urban Planning and Urban Management) conference, held in the second week of July 2019 at the University of Wuhan, China. The chapters included were selected based on a double-blind review process involving external reviewers. 


Smart Cities Planning Support Systems Smart Urban Futures Spatial Planning and Management Big Data and Data Analytics Resilient Urban Futures

Editors and affiliations

  • Stan Geertman
    • 1
  • Qingming Zhan
    • 2
  • Andrew Allan
    • 3
  • Christopher Pettit
    • 4
  1. 1.Human Geography and PlanningUtrecht UniversityUtrechtThe Netherlands
  2. 2.School of Urban DesignWuhan UniversityWuhanChina
  3. 3.School of Art, Architecture and DesignUniversity of South AustraliaAdelaideAustralia
  4. 4.Faculty of the Built EnvironmentUniversity of New South WalesSydneyAustralia

About the editors

Prof. Stan Geertman is a Professor of Planning Support Science and Chair of Spatial Planning at Utrecht University. He has published widely in both national and international journals and has edited a range of books. He is also editor of the international peer-reviewed journal ASAP (Applied Spatial Analysis and Policy) and serves on the editorial boards of several other scientific journals, including CEUS (Computers, Environment, and Urban Systems). He has been a member or chair of several international conference organizations (EGIS; JECC; AGILE-2011; DDSS; CUPUM-2013) and is currently Chair of the International Board of Directors of CUPUM (Computers in Urban Planning and Urban Management). He has participated in numerous interdisciplinary research projects, ranging from ‘Climate change and sustainable land use’ to ‘Spatial economic deconcentration’. He was scientific director of a spin-off of Utrecht University (Nexpri) for ten years and was one of the founding fathers and first program director of the inter-university (TUD, WUR, UU, ITC) Master program GIMA (Geographical Information Management and Applications). Since 2012 he has led the research program for Spatial Planning at Utrecht University. 

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