HO Di Xiang Darren 

Title: Senior Research Assistant

Alumni: Master of Science in Urban Science, Policy and Planning, Singapore University of Technology and Design

Discipline/s: Architecture, Urban Science

E-mail: darren_ho@sutd.edu.sg

Contact: 64994053

Biography

Darren is a Senior Research Assistant in the Lee Kuan Yew Centre for Innovative Cities at the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD). At SUTD, he also completed both a MSc in Urban Science, Policy and Planning in 2023 and a BSc in Architecture and Sustainable Design in 2020. His research interests include the use of participatory design to create contextually sensitive and inclusive design solutions for places, as well as exploring the use of deep learning algorithms to optimize the analysis and understanding of Southeast Asian city streetscapes.

He is supporting Belinda and team on the " The Elderly Life Activity-Space (EASE) Project: The Environmental, Health and Social Factors Determining Seniors’ Life Spaces in the Community" project.

Education

  • Master of Science in Urban Science, Policy and Planning, Singapore University of Technology and Science (2023)
  • Bachelor of Science (Architecture and Sustainable Design), Singapore University of Technology and Science (2020)