The new Springer book series called "Urban Computing" is a joint initiative with the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). This series addresses issues and new developments in urban environments such as: city life improvement through Mobile Services and Big Data, crowdsourced data acquisition in urban environments, cyber-physical systems, e-Health and m-Health, e-Government, green computing in urban environments and human mobility.
Sustainable Cities, Global Health, Climate Change, Digitally Transformed World, Food-Energy-Water Nexus
Prof. Peter Newman, the Editor-in-Chief of BMC’s new journal Sustainable Earth, talks about his motivation for sustainability and the need for a new journal in part 1 of this interview. Special thanks to Linda Blagg at Curtin University for the filming and recording of the interview.