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Department of Land Economy

Environment, Law & Economics
 

Biography

PhD student at the Dept of Land Economy and a member of Churchill College. She holds an MPhil in Planning, Growth and Regeneration from the Dept of Land Economy, University of Cambridge. She is exploring the integration of complexity theory, urban data analytics and smart city, with a special focus on smart transport. Her research interests cover urban data analytics, machine learning, and smart transport governance.

Research

planning support system; data analytics; urban (re)growth and shrinkage; smart city; urban complexity

Publications

Key publications: 

Full papers published in peer review journals:

Chen, Y.Silva, E.A. and Reis, J., (2020) Measuring policy debate in a regrowing city by sentiment analysis using online media data: a case study of Leipzig 2030, Regional Science Policy & Practice

 

Book Chapter:

Silva, E.A., Liu, L., Kwon, H.R., Niu, H. and Chen, Y., 2020. Hard and soft data integration in geocomputation: mixed methods for data collection and processing in urban planning. In Handbook of Planning Support Science. Edward Elgar Publishing.

Silva, E.A., Liu, L., Kwon, H.R., Niu, H., Chen, Y., and J. Reis. 2021. What's new in urban data analytics? In Applied Data Analysis for Urban Planning and Management. SAGE Publishing.

Teaching and Supervisions

Teaching: 

Mphil Supervision, Spatial Analysis and Modelling (RM03), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge (2019-2020)

Mphil Supervision, Urban and environmental policy (PGR01), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge (2019-2020)

MPhil Demonstration, Mixed research methods (RM01), Department of Land Economy, University of Cambridge (2018-2019)

Research supervision: 

PhD Thesis Title: -

Supervisor: Dr Elisabete Silva & Dr Jose Reis

Start Date:  2018

College: Churchill

 Yiqiao  Chen

Contact Details

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Affiliations

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Person keywords: 
Sustainability
Public Policy
Public Engagement
Modelling