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International Journal of Urban Planning and Smart Cities (IJUPSC)
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International Journal of Urban Planning and Smart Cities (IJUPSC)

This journal converted to Gold Open Access on January 1, 2023
Editors-in-Chief: Francesco Rotondo, Nicola Martinelli
Published: Continuous Volume |Established: 2020
ISSN: 2644-1659|EISSN: 2644-1667|DOI: 10.4018/IJUPSC
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Published: Feb 16, 2023
DOI: 10.4018/IJUPSC.318337
Volume 4
Ali Emrouznejad, Vishal Panchmatia, Roya Gholami, Carolee Rigsbee, Hasan B. Kartal
Previous studies examining the electricity consumption behavior using traditional research methods, before the smart-meter era, mostly worked on fewer variables, and the practical implications of... Show More
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Emrouznejad, Ali, et al. "Analysis of Smart Meter Data With Machine Learning for Implications Targeted Towards Residents." vol.4, no.1 2023: pp.1-22.


Emrouznejad, A., Panchmatia, V., Gholami, R., Rigsbee, C., & Kartal, H. B. (2023). Analysis of Smart Meter Data With Machine Learning for Implications Targeted Towards Residents. , 4(1), 1-22.


Emrouznejad, Ali, et al. "Analysis of Smart Meter Data With Machine Learning for Implications Targeted Towards Residents," 4, no.1: 1-22.

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Published: Feb 10, 2023
DOI: 10.4018/IJUPSC.317926
Volume 4
Niaz Ahmad
Urban sprawl is a global concern, however, developing countries are failing to effectively overcome this problem. For instance, in Pakistan, urban development policies are tenuous and urban areas... Show More
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Ahmad, Niaz. "Drivers of Unfettered Urban Sprawl in Pakistan." vol.4, no.1 2023: pp.1-17.


Ahmad, N. (2023). Drivers of Unfettered Urban Sprawl in Pakistan. , 4(1), 1-17.


Ahmad, Niaz. "Drivers of Unfettered Urban Sprawl in Pakistan," 4, no.1: 1-17.

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Published: Aug 25, 2022
DOI: 10.4018/IJUPSC.302127
Volume 3
Liesbet van Zoonen, Emiel Rijshouwer, Els Leclercq, Fadi Hirzalla
In this article, the authors present exploratory research about privacy behaviour in a smart city. They ask if and why people share personal data in a smart city environment. They designed a... Show More
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van Zoonen, Liesbet, et al. "Privacy Behavior in Smart Cities." vol.3, no.1 2022: pp.1-17.


van Zoonen, L., Rijshouwer, E., Leclercq, E., & Hirzalla, F. (2022). Privacy Behavior in Smart Cities. , 3(1), 1-17.


van Zoonen, Liesbet, et al. "Privacy Behavior in Smart Cities," 3, no.1: 1-17.

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Description, Mission, Scope & Coverage
The International Journal of Urban Planning and Smart Cities (IJUPSC) is a peer-reviewed journal for researchers, academics, practitioners, and emerging scholars to publish their established results and new insights within the field of urban planning and digital transformation of cities. Triple... Show More
Mission & Scope:
The issues related to the growth of the urban population or, on the contrary, to shrinking cities are among the most important challenges of our time. The bulk of non-renewable resource consumption occurs in cities; this implies that cities are the first place where the innovations which must guide us towards a new model of sustainability must be experimented. To pursue the final aim of... Show More
  • Changes in Urban Planning Due to New Technologies and Data Availability
  • City and Complexity
  • Cybersecurity and Safety in Digital Cities
  • Data as Enabler of Urban Smartness
  • Digital Transformation of Cities
  • Distributed Ledger Technologies and IoT for Smart Cities
  • Electronic Identity for All (People and Things) in Digital Cities
  • Game and Gamification of urban experiences
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Impact Evaluation of Smart City Innovations
  • Innovative Applications in Smart City (Mobility, Energy, Water, Waste, Air Quality)
  • Limitations and Possibilities of Urban Planning: Policies, Processes, Actions and Plans
  • Management of Urban Environment
  • New Business and Funding Models for Smart Cities
  • Participatory Approaches to Urban Planning and Policy Making
  • Smart City Evaluations
  • Social Housing, Co-Housing, Co-Living, and Impact on Cities
  • Urban Planning, Resilience and Sustainability
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