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Laboratory for Experimental Urban Design

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Book chapter
MOSCOW PARKS: BETWEEN NATURE AND ENTERTAINMENT

Ishkhanova K., Miksyuk A. A.

In bk.: International Multidisciplinary Scientific Conferences on Social Sciences and Arts. SGEM 2014.Psychology and Psychiatry, Sociology and Healthcare, Education. Vol. 2: Sociology and Healthcare. Sofia: STEF92 Technology Ltd., 2014. P. 535-542.

The Laboratory for Experimental Urban Design “Shukhov Lab” is a research department at the Faculty of Urban and Regional Development. It brings together HSE’s expertise in social and economic studies, Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism academic knowledge in spatial planning, urban zoning, and urban studies, and the practical experience of urban transformations of the Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC) in Barcelona. The Laboratory’s activities aim to foster innovation in urban planning and development that take into account the new economic trends and city practices related to the advanced use of information technology and promote positive change in Moscow and other Russian cities.


Illustration for news: HSE University Alumna Develops Technology to Repair Karst Sinkholes

HSE University Alumna Develops Technology to Repair Karst Sinkholes

This year, the first cohort of the international master’s programme ‘Prototyping Future Cities’ earned their degrees. Among those graduating with honors was architect Anna Budnikova, who invented a unique technology to reinforce karst sinkholes with fungal spores.

Illustration for news: HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

HSE Spotlights Present and Future Scientific Developments at Geek Picnic 2019

This July, St. Petersburg and Moscow hosted Geek Picnic, the popular science festival for lovers of science and cutting-edge technology. This year HSE University became an official partner of the event. Festival guests got to see the recent projects of HSE professors, students, and graduates as well as attend lectures by leading HSE experts.

Illustration for news: PFC graduates presented their projects to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan

PFC graduates presented their projects to the President of the Republic of Tatarstan

‘Prototyping future cities’ graduates and fellows of the grant of the president of the Republic of Tatarstan addressed the authorities of Moscow and Tatarstan in Zaryadye park at the Moscow Urban Forum.

Illustration for news: Shukhov Lab announced participants of Summer School ‘Urban Meditation’

Shukhov Lab announced participants of Summer School ‘Urban Meditation’

Within two weeks 20 students will fabricate a full-scale prototype of an interactive object and present it at the popular science festival Geek Picnic 2019 in Moscow

Illustration for news: Shukhov Lab in New York: Biodesign Challenge 2019

Shukhov Lab in New York: Biodesign Challenge 2019

Anna Budnikova, graduate of the GSU Master’s programme ‘Prototyping future cities’ and finalist of the Biodesign Challenge 2019, will present her project ‘Mycokarst: New Generation of Self-healing Urban Materials Based on Fungal Spores’ in New York.

Illustration for news: First graduates of GSU Master’s programme ‘Prototyping future cities’ defended final projects

First graduates of GSU Master’s programme ‘Prototyping future cities’ defended final projects

On June 10 and 11 students of the Master's programme presented their dissertations to the international state examination committee.

In Shukhov Lab is opened position for an expert in digital fabrication

Discover Urban Future with HSE's New Online Project

Starting February 14, HSE will offer a unique interdisciplinary online project ‘Megacities of the Future’ on Webinar.ru platform. The webinars will run over the course of 13 weeks with one lecture a week. One of the lecturers, Benito Juarez, the founder of the first Fab Lab in South America and the Latin America Fab Lab Network, has told us about the project and has also talked about contemporary trends in architecture, urbanism, and sociology.

‘I Wanted a Programme Which Could Change My Way of Thinking And Open New Doors’

Master’s programme in Prototyping Future Cities offered by the HSE Vysokovsky Graduate School of Urbanism was launched in 2017 and has since become quite popular among international students. Students from all over the world come to Moscow to learn how to use technologies to deal with future challenges of urban development. Two of the first-year students have talked to HSE News Service about studying on the programme and the projects they have been working on.

Illustration for news: Second-year GSU Students Win a Scholarship for Biodesign Challenge Project

Second-year GSU Students Win a Scholarship for Biodesign Challenge Project

'Prototyping future cities' students will present their final project at Princeton University in June 2019.