Research

Publications

Fleischmann, M., Feliciotti, A. and Kerr, W. (2021) ‘Evolution of urban patterns: urban morphology as an open reproducible data science.’ Geographical Analysis (online). doi: 10.1111/gean.12302blogpost, pdf, repository

Dal Cin F, Fleischmann M, Romice O, et al. (2020) ‘Climate Adaptation Plans in the Context of Coastal Settlements: The Case of Portugal‘, Sustainability 12(20): 19. doi: 10.3390/su12208559. – pdf, repository

Fleischmann, M., Romice, O. & Porta, S. (2020), ‘Measuring urban form: overcoming terminological inconsistencies for a quantitative and comprehensive morphologic analysis of cities‘, Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science, pp. 1-18. doi: 10.1177/2399808320910444blogpost, pdf, repository

Fleischmann, M., Feliciotti, A., Romice, O. and Porta, S. (2020) ‘Morphological tessellation as a way of partitioning space: Improving consistency in urban morphology at the plot scale’, Computers, Environment and Urban Systems, 80, p. 101441. doi: 10.1016/j.compenvurbsys.2019.101441. – blogpost, pdf, preprint, repository

Fleischmann, M. (2019) ‘momepy: Urban Morphology Measuring Toolkit’, Journal of Open Source Software, 4(43), p. 1807. doi: 10.21105/joss.01807. – pdf, repository

PhD Thesis

Fleischmann, M. (2021), ‘The Urban Atlas: Methodological Foundation of a Morphometric Taxonomy of Urban Form’ University of Strathclyde. – pdf (253 MB), abstract

Conferences

Fleischmann, M. and Arribas-Bel, D. ‘Classifying urban form at a national scale: The case of Great Britain’ XXVIII International Seminar on Urban Form: Urban Form and the Sustainable Prosperous City. Glasgow/Virtual. Jun 29 – Jul 3.

Venerandi, A., Feliciotti, A., Fleischmann, M., Kourtit, K., Romice, O., Nijkamp, P., Porta, S. and Fusco, G. ‘Urban form and Airbnb: a study of their spatial relation in Amsterdam (NL)’ XXVIII International Seminar on Urban Form: Urban Form and the Sustainable Prosperous City. Glasgow/Virtual. Jun 29 – Jul 3.

Porta, S., Venerandi, A., Feliciotti, A., Fleischmann, M. and Romice, O. ‘A Numerical Taxonomy of Urban Form in London: an Urban Morphometric Approach’ XXVIII International Seminar on Urban Form: Urban Form and the Sustainable Prosperous City. Glasgow/Virtual. Jun 29 – Jul 3.

Wang, J., Fleischmann, M., Venerandi, A., Kuffer, M. and Porta, S. ‘Earth Observation + Morphometrics: towards a systematic understanding of cities in challenging contexts’ XXVIII International Seminar on Urban Form: Urban Form and the Sustainable Prosperous City. Glasgow/Virtual. Jun 29 – Jul 3.

Fleischmann, M. ‘On the morphological composition of cities and how to measure it.’ GeoPython. Virtual. Sep 21–22.

Fleischmann, M., Romice, O. and Porta, S. ‘The Urban Atlas: Towards a Morphometric Taxonomy of Urban Form’ XXVII International Seminar on Urban Form: Cities in the 21st Century. Salt Lake City/Virtual. Sep 1–4.

Hořák, D., Fleischmann, M., Romice, O. and Porta, S. ‘Just like a bird. A community ecology perspective on urban form evolution’ XXVII International Seminar on Urban Form: Cities in the 21st Century. Salt Lake City/Virtual. Sep 1–4.

Feliciotti, A., Fleischmann, M., Romice, O., Kerr, W. and Porta, S. ‘Morphological Resilience Evaluation (MoRE): a new assessment framework for multi-level assessment of urban form resilience’ XXVII International Seminar on Urban Form: Cities in the 21st Century. Salt Lake City/Virtual. Sep 1–4.

Dal Cin, F., Fleischmann, M., Romice, O. and Costa, J.P. ‘DECODING SEASHORE STREETS: urban morphometrics as a tool for adaptation measures’ XXVII International Seminar on Urban Form: Cities in the 21st Century. Salt Lake City/Virtual. Sep 1–4.

Fleischmann, M., Dal Cin, F., Romice, O. and Barreiros Proença, S. ‘Understanding seashore streets: urban morphometrics as a tool for climate-induced risk assessment’ ISUF Italy International Conference: Urban Substrata and City Regeneration. Rome Feb 19–22.

Feliciotti, A., Fleischmann, M., Romice, O., and Porta, S. ‘Morphological Resilience: from a theory of resilient urban forms to the tools for its implementation’ 12th CITTA International Conference on Planning Research: Spatial Planning for Change. Porto. Sep 19–20

Fleischmann, M., Romice, O. and Porta, S. ‘Applicability of morphological tessellation and its topological derivatives in the quantitative analysis of urban form’ XXVI International Seminar on Urban Form: Cities as Assemblages. Nicosia. Jul 2–6.

Fleischmann, M., Hořák, D., Porta, S. et al. ‘Ecological and evolutionary perspectives in urban morphology’ Ecology and Evolution of Urban Areas, CEE Symposium. London. Jun 13.

Projects

Urban Grammar Learning an urban grammar from satellite data through AI – website

The Urban Atlas: Developing tools and frameworks for a quantitative analysis of urban form through Geographical Information Systems and big data

Urban Form Resilience Project

Ecological and evolutionary perspectives in urban morphology

Understanding seashore streets: urban morphometrics as a tool for climate-induced risk assessment

Measuring Urban Form: A Systematisation of Attributes for Quantitative Urban Morphology