Difei Xu completed a Master of Science in Architectural Studies Urbanism at Massachusetts Institute of Technology. His study concentrates on the real estate finance and investment, and urbanization in developing countries. Difei holds a Bachelor of Architecture (2013) from Tongji University,Shanghai. He worked at Sasaki Associates, Hashim Sarkis Associates, and schmidt hammer lassen architects.
2015 SMArchS Thesis: The Ghost City of China: A Revitalization Strategy for Ordos