The Bartlett School of Planning


Virtual MRes Interdisciplinary Urban Design Research Day 2020

26 June 2020, 9:30 am–5:00 pm

MRes Research Day 2019

An opportunity to hear about the ongoing research projects of our current MRes Interdisciplinary Urban Design cohort.

This event is free.

Event Information

Open to







Victoria Howard

To join the event please contact Filipa Wunderlich (f.wunderlich@ucl.ac.uk) who will provide you with a link. 

We are pleased to invite colleagues and applicants to this year's MRes Research Day. Dr Filipa Wunderlich, MRes Programme Director, will introduce the event before handing over to our current students to hear about their exciting projects. 

The event will be held on Microsoft Teams.

9.30 - 10.00 Dr Filipa Wunderlich MRes IUD Programme Director, Introduction 

10.00 - 10.45 Qiling Chen, Ordinary Heritage and urban change: spatial morphology of Tea Houses in Chengdu 
Supervisor: Sam Griffiths, BSA

10.45 - 11.30 Yudi Liu, Place-shaping process of the station area: a case-study of Oshiage, Tokyo
Supervisor: Matthew Carmona, BSP

11.30 - 12.15 Fengliang Tang, A hybrid sustainable model for chinese urban development by reviewing chinese eco-cities
Supervisor: Filipa Wunderlich, BSP

12.15 - 13.00 Phuong Pham, Framework for community actions in citizen centric technology interventions in co-design “smart cities” projects in Vietnam
Supervisor: Jens Kandst, CASA

Pause (1 hour)

14.00 - 14.45 Shadan Elgalaly, The Cityness and the City: Unfolding the formal/informal relationships in space for culturally led incremental public spaces in planned settlements in Cairo, Egypt
Supervisor: Pablo Sendra, BSP

14.45 - 15.30 Megawati, Street-commoning: Kampung Bandan, Jakarta, Indonesia
Supervisor: Iain Borden, BSA

15.30 - 16.15 James Delaney, Minecraft and playful public participation in urban design
Supervisor: Andy Hudson-Smith, CASA

16.15 - 17.00 Samantha Leger, Retracing sociality, one step at a time:unpacking the sociality of tha daily walk : a study of forms and values Supervisor: Filipa Wunderlich, BSP