The Density Atlas was developed by a team of MIT faculty, students, and affiliated planners, architects and designers. The concept of combining the three commonly used measures of density to better understand and compare city blocks and neighborhoods emerged from a series of urban design classes which looked at housing development projects in both the United States and China.



Tunney Lee
Randall Imai
Catherine Duffy
VIctor Eskinazi
Justin Fay
Patricia Molina
Sze Ngai Ting
Jue Wang
Jenni Won


past team

Omari Davis
Yang Liu
Yun Zhan