Dear colleague,

We are guest editing a Special Issue entitled 'Approaches, Advances and Applications in Sustainable Development of Smart Cities' for Energies

Further information on the special issue and submission details are available at the link below: 

Happy days,

Tan, Liton, Hoon



Associate Professor of Urban Planning and Development


Address:Queensland University of Technology, Civil Engineering and Built Environment, 2 George St Brisbane QLD 4000

Tel: 07.3138.2418




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BOOKS (2018)

Urban knowledge and innovation spaces[Routledge] 

Geographies of disruption[Springer]



An approach towards effective ecological planning[Global Journal of Environmental Science and Management]

Attributes of successful place making in knowledge and innovation spaces[Journal of Urban Design]

Development and validity of a virtual street walkability audit tool[Journal of Transport Geography]

Does place quality matter for innovation districts?[Land Use Policy]

Does smart city policy lead to sustainability of cities?[Land Use Policy]

Evaluating place quality in innovation districts[Land Use Policy]

Facilitating solid biomass production planning[Journal of Cleaner Production] 

Factors affecting transport privatization[Transportation Research Part A]

How can life cycle thinking support sustainability of buildings[Journal of Cleaner Production] 

Impact of funding sources on innovation[R&D Management] 

Investigating the urban heat island effect of transit-oriented development[Journal of Transport Geography]

Knowledge-based, smart and sustainable cities[Journal of Open Innovation]

Measures of spatial accessibility to health centers[Journal of Public Health]

Mitigating regional disparities through microfinancing[Land Use Policy]

Open innovation of James Watt and Steve Jobs[Sustainability]

Place making for innovation and knowledge-intensive activities[Technological Forecasting and Social Change]

Place quality in innovation clusters[Cities]

Smart cities and mobility[Journal of Urban Technology]

Societal integration that matters[City, Culture and Society]

Stimulating technological innovation through incentives[Technological Forecasting and Social Change]

Strategic environmental assessment and material flow accounting[International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment]

The policy diffusion of environmental performance in the European countries[Ecological Indicators] 

Towards a sustainable industrial ecology[Journal of Cleaner Production] 

Towards post-anthropocentric cities[Journal of Urban Technology]

Understanding smart cities[Cities]

What to assess to model the transport impacts of urban growth[International Journal of Sustainable Transportation]