Urban physics: wind, acoustics, insolation and precipitation

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Urban Physics is the science and engineering of physical processes in urban areas. It basically refers to the transfer of heat and mass in the outdoor and indoor urban environment, and its interaction with humans, fauna, flora and materials. Urban physics is a rapidly increasing focus area as it is key to understanding and addressing the grand societal challenges climate change, energy, health, security, transport and aging.
Course period1/09/13 → …
Course levelIntroductory
Course formatCourse