Marc Soutter

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Lecturer

marc.soutter@epfl.ch +41 21 693 57 86

EPFL ENAC SSIE-GE
GC D2 414 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL ENAC IIE LASIG
GC D2 414 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

Web site: Web site: https://lasig.epfl.ch/

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Publications

Infoscience publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

Environmental Sciences and Engineering

PhD Programs

Doctoral Program in Architecture and Sciences of the City

Courses

Geografic information system (GIS)

Acquisition of basic concepts and skills of (geographic) data structures and of their storage in (geographic) database systems. Learning of relevant geographic data analysis processes for environmental and civil engineers (spatial autocorrelation, spatial interpolation, digital elevation modeling).

Design of SIG

This lecture is about development of GIS tools and focusses on the methodological approach, the technological and institutional environment, the conceptual design and the implementation. The setup of a Web GIS project throughout the semester is used to explore and test the theoretical concepts.

Urban planning in the South

The course aims to educate students in urban planning and in the making of the cities of the South. For this, the course will provide an introduction to urban issues through its various items and will provide an understanding of the specific dynamics of urban contexts in the Global South.