Recent Submissions

  • Resurgent Networks: Los Angeles 

    Bacon, Kevin; Stacy, Chad; Achey, Shauna K.; Mosley, Erin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008)
    Sustainable development is three fold: economic, socio-cultural, and environmental. The future of Boyle Heights and its surrounding areas should adapt a holistic approach to reconnecting the community through the promotion ...
  • Coding the urban form 

    Habeeb, Dana M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-05-04)
    What are the essential characteristics that constitute historic American neighbor- hoods? Do current regulations promote developments that exhibit these essential characteristics? In this thesis I analyze two historic ...
  • Designing density: increasing functionality through flexibility in single family neighborhoods 

    Smith, Alyson Rae (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009-04-29)
    American cities have only recently come of age in the global sense. Therefore, most of our land use regulations have emphasized greenfield development issues over those of a mature city. The next wave of city building ...
  • Terra fluxus: Urban design in the wake of deindustrialization 

    Bacon, Kevin L., Jr. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-03)
    Emerging trends in the re-inhabitation of central cities and government funding of numerous financial incentives have succeeded in making brownfield redevelopment a far more lucrative opportunity for developers over the ...
  • Urban Mobility: Transference and Atlanta's Transit 

    Futrell, Janae Maegan (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-04-09)
    The research segment of this thesis creates the first comprehensive repository of the current and proposed elements of public transit that will potentially operate in Atlanta. Beginning with a base GIS map of Atlanta ...
  • Belt line - Atlanta : design of infrastructure as a reflection of public policy 

    Gravel, Ryan Austin (Georgia Institute of Technology, 1999)
  • Suburban Revisions 

    Durden, Alyssa Shank (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005-05-18)
    The word revise means to reconsider or modify as with text. If we think of the suburban landscape as a text, the culture of each era left documentation of their values, policies and way of life in the form of transportation ...