Department of Landscape Architecture

Master Thesis and Terminal Projects

 

MLA Thesis and Terminal Projects

UF Library Archive

2017
Lopez, Raymond. “Augmented Reality: The Next Generation of Landscapes”

Serrano Rivera, Mario. “A Sensitive Bioluminescent Ecosystem”

Wu, Youchu. “A Comparison of Playground Evaluation Methods to Inform Nature-based Playground Design”

2016
Bayliss, Jacqueline. “Repurposing the East Coast Railway: Keys Extension”

Rosenbloom, Jana. “Social Engagement in Interactive Queues and Applications in the Public Realm”

Reyes, Sarah. “Intergenerational Interactions”

Babiak, Leslie. “Quantifying the Ecological, Social, and Economic Benefits of designed Landscapes: A Performance-Based Case Study of Kissimmee Florida’s Lakefront Park”

2015
Allen, Christie. “Resilience Planning Through Urban Recentralization in Medium-Density Coastal Cities”

Deledda, Max. “Visualizing Incremental Growth with Dynamic Suitability Modeling”

Kovachich, Sara. “The Multifunctional Agricultural Park”

Litrico, Mary Beth. “The Feasibility of Achieving Multifunctional Stormwater Basins”

Mayer, Erika. “Appearance Guidelines for Bioswale Design in North Central Florida Using a Visual Preference Study and Community Feedback”

Nettles, Belinda. “Suburban Landscape Evaluation Method: A Methodology Using GIS for Identifying Post-War II Suburban Cultural Landscapes”

Prentice, Jarrod. “Land Protection Strategies for Conservation”

Qian, Yuzhu. “Guidelines for Recycling Waster Construction in Community Park Design”

Simpson, John. “Sector Planning and the Environment”

Soleyn, Jessica. “Landscape Architecture for Humanity”

Visconti, Claudia. “Adaptation to Coastal Change”

Wen, Siyang. “Generating Low Impact Development Networks”

Yi, Lala. “Using GIS Suitability to Identify Tactical Urbanism Opportunities for T.O.D.”

Zang, Le. “Sustaining Florida’s Working Waterfront’s”

Zhou, Jingshu. “Revitalizing Cultural Landscapes in Urban Historic Districts: Creating a System for Waterfront Pedestrian Area in the Old Center of Guangzhou”

2014
Thompson, Sarah. “Designing Place by Holding Space: Transformative Communication as a Guide for the Communicative Practice of Participatory Place-Making”

Weiner, Aaron. “Low Socioeconomic Youth’s Nature Perceptions Influencing Homeless Shelter Design”

Weppelmann, Teddy. “Environmental Impact Design for Conservation Developments”

2013
Clem, Taylor Benjamin. “Rebuilding a Language with the Landscape: A Saint Johns River Blackwater Assessment Program”

Cook, Bryant. “Eco Industrial Parks: Impacts of Resource Flows on Site Planning Decisions”

Franko, Matthew. “A Symbiotic Relationship Between Golf Courses and Hydro Fracturing: Achieved Through Visual, Physical, and Chemical Mitigation Techniques”

Frost, Jennifer. “A Model for Converting Suburban Ornamental Landscape Areas to Urban Agriculture”

Potchynok, Ashley. “Naturalistic Enrichment for Primate Landscape Immersion Exhibits”

Requesens, Mia Daniela. “Developing a Methodology for Community Engagement with an Emphasis on Stormwater Management Preferences”

Shaw, Amanda. “New Art City: Identifying and Linking Opportunities in the Urban Environment that Support and Grow Creative Communities”

2011
Jiang, Junhao. “Integrating Ecological, Cultural & Multi-Modal Resources in Downtown Jacksonville, Florida”

Pell, Bonnie. “Urban Agriculture as a Tool for Community Development: A Case Study in Port-au-Prince, Haiti”

Rhoades, Cindi. “Strategies for Fostering Intergenerational Relationships in the Landscape”

Tsai, Su-Hui. “Sustainability Guidelines For The Urban Landscape”

Wong, Siu Jun. “Regenerating Urban Landscape: A Framework for Ecological Urban Design in Kai Tak River, Hong Kong”

Yao, Jiachun. “Exploring Sustainable Materials to Retrofit Existing Chinese Parks: A Case Study of Lotus Hill Park”

2010
George, Elijah. “Green Infrastructure and its Potential Impact on Redevelopment and Urban Stormwater”

Himschoot, Benjamin. “Reconectando el Rio Tunjuelo: Reconnecting the River Tunjuelo”

Latimer, Charles. “A New Model for Urban Forest Planning: Using the Design Process and Technology to Develop Structure and Function”

O’Brien, Michael. “Heartland 2060: Integrating Conservation and Development in South Central Florida”

Perez, Kelly Barnes. “Aesthetics in Ecological Design of Residential Communities”

2009
Lower, Joshua. “Design Guidelines for Enhanced Visual Preference and Community Identity at Highway Interchanges”

Baek, Caroline. “Interpretation of the Cultural and Scientific Landscape of the Bosscha Observatory: Site and Design Concept Through Contemporary Design”

Leigh, Meredith. “Romancing the Seine: An Exploration into the Experience of Romantic Urban Landscapes”

2008
Mary Brown. “Investigation of a Synergistic Relationship Between Conservation and Cattle Ranching: A GIS Modeling Analysis in South Central Florida”

2007
Bondo, Charles. “Interpretation as a Means to Design Public Space: A Focus on Charles Towne Landing State Historic Site”

Clark, Katherine. “Fish Camps: Lessons from a Vernacular Landscape”

Gibson, Carrie. “Sensitive Development and Historic Districts: Recommendations for Connecting to Sense of Place”

Heiss, Kim. “Visual Preference for Stormwater Pond Edge Treatments: Design Guidelines for Enhanced Stormwater Ponds in Opens Space Subdivisions”

Morie, Amy. “Hangouts Close to Home: Teen Landscape Preferences for North Florida Neighborhoods”

Pelensky, Robin. “Walkability and Low Impact Development in Newberry, Florida: Design Guidelines for Rural Communities”

Pesce, Louis. “A Pair of Spectacles as Lenses in Landscape: Poetic Interpretations of a Boston Harbor Island”

Ray, Ken. “Guidelines for Developing Neighborhood Park Spaces for an Active and Healthy Living Culture”

Roach, Robbie, “Encouraging Outdoor Education in Elementary Curriculum”

Schafers, Neal. “Green Design: Strategies and Applications for Planning and Designing Sustainable Communities and Homes”

Werndli, Melissa. “Land Use Visualization Using Multi-Criteria Evaluation and a GIS Based Decision Support System: A Quasi-Dynamic Model”

2006
Appel, Stephanie. “Dynamic Interpretation and Design Development Guidelines: Integrating Botanical Garden Objectives into the Landscape”

Clinton, Ivy. “Designing Urban Parks to Promote Physical Activity: A Set of Design Guidelines for Landscape Architects”

Curtis, Brenda. “Using Community Input to Create Future Development Plans in Keeping with the Preservation of the Cultural and Natural Character of Panacea, Florida”

Mena, Ana Maria. “Designing for the Birds: Using GIS Analysis and Landscape Architecture Design Process to Enhance and Preserve Urban Avian Habitat in Gainesville, Florida”

2005
Hester, Cary. “A Restoration Proposal for Palm Cottage Gardens Gotha, Florida”

Madsen, Michael. “Landscape Architecture “Revalidation” of Les Halles: A Theory-Based Critique”

Randolph, Danika. “Hydrozone Design in Pasco County, Florida: Resources for Water-Conserving Landscape Ordinance Requirements”

2004
Bishop, Karen. “Security by Design, Reducing Opportunities and Rewards of Terrorism: Landscape Architecture Design Guidelines for the Urban Core of Jacksonville, Florida”

Hargrove, Ryan. “Remembering the Past, Designing the Future: Design Guidelines for the Enhancement and Creation of Alzheimer’s Gardens”

Hennessy, Marjorie. “Physical Suitability and Local Attitudes: A Process for Exploring the Ecotourism Potential in Parque Nacional Sierra de Bahoruco”

Hughes, Kelly. “Redesigning Renourishment: Guidelines and Priorities that Create a Better Beach for Sea Turtles, Human Users, and the Goals of Beach Renourishment”

Morten, Rachel A. “Connecting People with Wildlife: An Integration of Wildlife Rehabilitation, Ecosystem Restoration, and Prescribed Burning”

Stafford, Christine M. “An Evaluation of the Potential Use of New Urbanism and CPTED in Subsidized Elderly Housing”

Wirtz, Christopher. “A Three-step Approach to Obtaining Design Preferences from the Citizens of San Pedro, California”

2003
Maxwell, Jeffrey. “Restorative Environments and Landscape Architecture in Healthcare Settings”

2001
Manley, Daniel P. “The Degree of Civitas in Golf Courses Integrating the Golf Course and the New Urbanism”