BRIAN GARCIA

Social scientist focusing on the built environment and our relationship to it. Copyright 2014 Brian Garcia.

Letter to the Fresno Bee Regarding Staunch Opposition to the Gift of High Speed Rail.

Re: Frenso Bee Editorial: High-speed rail vote shows 3 supervisors stuck in past  On July 30 the father of High-Speed Rail in California, Professor Sir Peter Hall, died the same … Continue reading

October 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Letter to the Editor(s) of the New York Times Regarding the Death of Prof Sir Peter Hall and High Speed Rail

Re: Making the Case for High-Speed Rail By THE EDITORIAL BOARD            AUG. 12, 2014 Re: Business Day Peter Hall, Who Devised the Enterprise Zone, Dies at 82 By WILLIAM YARDLEY            … Continue reading

September 4, 2014 · Leave a comment

UCL Energy, Society and People Symposium

UCL has an industrious and important research group that connects energy use, behavior, and social sciences research methods with the built environment. This photo is from a talk I gave … Continue reading

August 22, 2014 · Leave a comment

Hollywood Bowl

When the aliens land, I will take them to the Hollywood Bowl to show them how well humans can interact. The Hollywood Bowl is one of my favorite actives (full … Continue reading

August 14, 2013 · Leave a comment

LA Metro Research

I will be working again at the LA Metro, this time in Environmental Compliance and Services. This will include the field work for my PhD and hopefully some other projects … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

London

I am really enjoying living in London. It is a great place to study for a PhD with Central London offering some of the best Universities in the world within … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

New Delhi

I went to New Delhi for work for a weekend, and surprisingly  loved it! It was a place of intense contrasts, even more so than the usual large city. It … Continue reading

February 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

California Center for Sustainable Communities at the UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability

I was a visiting researcher at The Institute of the Environment and the California Center for Sustainable Communities of UCLA in 2012. I collaborated with them on transport oriented research … Continue reading

February 4, 2013 · Leave a comment

LA Metro

Who says you have to drive in LA? Last time I was in LA I snapped some photos while taking the train. This is one of my favorite subway stations … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · Leave a comment

Arizona State University

In the heat of Summer 2012, I visited with professor Mikhail Chester of the School of Sustainable Engineering and the Built Environment Civil, Environmental and the Sustainbility Engineering Program. We … Continue reading

February 2, 2013 · Leave a comment
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