Seeing and Hearing COVID-19's Impact on Cities

  • Purpose: This project worked with volunteers to record and capture the soundscapes of cities during the COVID-19 pandemic. We asked volunteers to re-trace paths taken by people who live streamed routes during times before the pandemic to reflect a baseline of soundscapes.
  • Role: Project Concept, Machine Learning, Web Maps
  • Outcomes: Machine Learning (Keras), Geosaptial Analysis (Python Pandas, Geopandas, QGIS), Interactive maps ( and project website
  • Context: Graduate Research Assistantship


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