CASA is inherently interdisciplinary. Among its staff the centre has physicists, planners, geographers, data scientists, architects, mathematicians and computer scientists all working in the same lab on the same projects together.
The centre is made up of academic staff, research staff, professional services staff, visiting academics, honorary staff and postgraduate (doctoral and Master’s) students.
Our research interests include:
- Smart Cities
- Internet of Things and Connected Environments
- Urban planning
- Data Visualisation
- Urban and regional modelling
- Geographic Information Science
- Migration modelling
- Fractal Analysis
- Network Science.
The centre attracts students from all over the world due to its mix of domain expertise and quantitative training. They come from a range of disciplines from planning and geography to mathematics, computer science and physics, and from both industry and academia.