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M.Sc. Huynh Trong Nhan

MienTay Construction University

About the Speaker

Huynh Trong Nhan is senior lecturer of Urban Management program in MienTay Construction University (MTU).

Graduated as master of Urban Management in University of Architecture Ho Chi Minh City since 2013, Nhan Huynh has over 10 years in teaching, researching on urban development and climate change adaptation and now he is PhD researcher of Hanoi Architecture University. 

His research theme focus on sustainable urban infrastructure, urban resilience analysis with GIS remote sensing data and building environment observation with IoT.

Presentation highlights

Analysis of peri-urbanization in Mekong Delta’s provincial cities using Sentinel-1 data: A case study of Tra Vinh city, Tra Vinh province

  • How is the peri-urbanization of small and medium-sized cities in the Mekong Delta occurring in the context of competitive urban tier-upgrading?
  • How can we use Sentinel-2 satellite data for urban mapping and quantity analysis of peri-urban area?
  • In case of Tra Vinh city, how does the analysis results indicate and what recommendations are needed for this urban spatial developing orientation?