Xu Ding，City planner,Ph.D.,Specially appointed researcher of regional and urban development research center,Zhejiang
University.He studied in the school of architecture,received a Ph.D.in urban planning from Southeast University,and received a
master’s degree in urban planning from Zhejiang University.In 2009, as a visiting scholar at Christian-Albrechts-Universitat zu
Kiel in Germany,he has given a LECTURE to introduce the ideas and practices of Chinese urban planning.He has been named
“top ten teachers”,“advanced individual”of the serving college for many years.
In recent years,he has hosted 4 Major projects(including 1 National Social Science Fund)and 2 General projects(including 1 key
project of the Provincial Social Science Funds)and Participated in 1 National Natural Science Fund and 3 provincial projects.
The key theme of his research has been a series of planning projects,such as Detailed planning,Master planning and Residential district planning in his early career to controlling of residential segregation,Social housing spatial model and appropriate
constructability evaluation more recently.His current work is focused on rural settlements research,urban design and city renewal