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Reflections on Winter School by Mauricio Leon

Note: A group of students and researcher toured cities in India and China in January as part of the National Science Foundation Partnership in International Research and Education (PIRE) grant.  Learn more about the Winter School 2016. The students share their observations on this … Continue reading

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GIFT City: From Dream to Reality

Note: A group of students and researchers toured cities in India and China in January as part of the National Science Foundation Partnership in International Research and Education (PIRE) grant.  Learn more about the Winter School 2016. The students share their observations on this … Continue reading

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Observations of Bus Rapid Transit in India by Kate Gurke

Note: A group of students and researchers toured cities in India and China in January as part of the National Science Foundation Partnership in International Research and Education (PIRE) grant.  Learn more about the Winter School 2016. The students share their observations on this … Continue reading

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First time in India: Observations by Peter Nixon

Note: A group of students and researcher are touring cities in India and China this month as part of a National Science Foundation Partnership in International Research and Education (PIRE) grant that focuses on “Developing Low-Carbon Cities in the USA, China & India … Continue reading

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How can the largest nations in the world develop smart, healthy, and sustainable cities? Workshop in New Delhi, January 11 and 12, 2016

Transforming infrastructure to make cities smarter, healthier, and more sustainable was the topic of a workshop in New Delhi, India on January 11-12, 2016. International experts from policy and academia looked at ways the U.S., China, and India can address issues of … Continue reading

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First Stop Delhi: Observations from student Aaron Hanson

Blog post by Aaron Hanson, University of Minnesota   The traffic! Riding in Delhi traffic is the most eye opening wild experience. I see now why so many researchers focus on transportation issues. The calm amongst the chaos is to me … Continue reading

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