Lanqing is a Ph.D. student in the Urban Health Games Working Group in the Architecture Faculty of TU Darmstadt.

After receiving the degree of Master of Architecture from Tongji University, Shanghai, China in 2017 and one-year teaching architectural sketch design in UPro Design School, Shanghai, she started her Ph.D. project in TU Darmstadt in 2018. Her research focus is on the relation between urban environment and mental health. The aim of Lanqing’s Ph.D. research is to identify urban design elements promoting restorative effects in arterial streets of the Frankfurt Rhein-Main agglomeration, Germany. At the current stage, she is working on methodologies for street spatial analysis and measuring psychological reaction with neuroscience technology.

Current research project:

  • Traffic Calming Frankfurt Mainkai: pre-post-study fpr the imrovement of footpath connections and amenity quality

Tasks within

Lanqing is associate researcher in the CITY research subcluster and member of the Mobility Design Doctorate Colloquium.


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Urban Health Games Research Group
Faculty of Architecture
Technical University Darmstadt