Mesopolis: A "Medium-sized" Virtual City for Infrastructure Research Applications
Mesopolis is the second virtual city produced for infrastructure research applications. It is a much larger city than Micropolis and includes significantly more complex features. The city population is approximately 140,000, and the areal extent of the urban area is roughly 60 square miles.
Mesopolis version 1 is now available
Downloads available: Basic
GIS files (compressed as a zip file)
This white paper on the
development of Mesopolis outlines the basic idea behind the virtual city and
how it was put together.
Parts of the work presented on this page have been produced with the support of the National Science Foundation (Infrastructure Management and Hazards Response Program) under Grant No. CMS-0600448.