Dr Yi Gong

Dr Yi Gong

Contact details

Email: GongY2@cardiff.ac.uk

Telephone:  +44(0) 29 208 70955

Completed research projects

  • GraBS (Green & Blue Space Adaptation for Urban Areas and Eco towns) project funded by the European Union's Regional Development Fund
  • Housing and Neighbourhood Monitor project funded by Joseph Rowntree Foundation
  • SURegen (Integrated Decision Support System for Sustainable Urban Regeneration) funded by EPSRC
  • PLUREL (Peri-urban Land Use Relationships - Strategies and Sustainability Assessment Tools for Urban-Rural Linkages) funded by the EU FP6
  • SOLUTIONS (Sustainability of Land Use and Transport In Outer NeighbourhoodS) funded by EPSRC
  • CAPABLE (Children's Activities, Perceptions and Behaviour in the Local Environment) funded by EPSRC
  • Town Centre project - "Tracking Retail Trends in London, Creating a Data Time Series" funded by Greater London Authority (GLA) Economics


  • 2010 PhD, University College London
  • 2003 MA, Geographies of Globalisation & Development, University of Liverpool
  • 2002 BEng, Information Engineering, Wuhan University, China


  • Conference coordinator, GIScience research group, Royal Geographical Society with IBG
  • Member, AGI (Association for Geographic Information)
  • Member, OSGeo (The Open Source Geospatial Foundation)