Prof. Itzhak Omer (Short Bio)

Prof. Itzhak Omer is a professor and researcher in the Geography and Human Environment Department at Tel Aviv University, and also directs the Urban Space Analysis Laboratory where he and his students work on the relationship between the urban environment and the spatial behavior of individuals and developing of spatial analysis methods and simulation models, modeling built movement and studying the formation urban areas. The areas of his academic interest include: urban modeling, spatial behavior and cognition, urban morphology, urban movement, urban systems and social geography of the city.