Monthly Archives: November 2010

Barrio 12 – Presentation – Mathew Owen

(Click here to view the .PDF version) Pedestrian Density and Circulation Over the past several weeks we have been mapping the pedestrian density and circulation of a section of the barrio ‘El Guinardo’. The technique for mapping was to count all pedestrians on every corner and intersection of every block in the area for approx. [...]

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Neighborhood 12: el Carmel, Can Baró, el Guinardó, el Baix Guinardó – WIND ANALYSIS

After several visits to the area of study, it was noticeable that the wind condition was a strong natural element to be taken into account, and therefore to be analyzed.  The strength of the wind is predominant on the hills of the mountains, and it can be used to develop new strategies of ‘green’ and [...]

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