Yim Ling Siu

Associate, University of Leeds

Yim Ling Siu

Yim Ling is a Teaching Fellow at the School of Earth and Environment at the University of Leeds.


Yim Ling joined the School in 1999 as an ESRC funded post-doctoral researcher. She then became a Senior Research Fellow in 2000, before being appointed as a Teaching Fellow in 2002.

Yim Ling has over 15 years’ research work experience in interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary collaborations in the fields of energy, water, transport and the environment.

Before joining the School, she was at the Institute for Transport Studies, working on various research projects, centring on land-based transport and the environment. Before that, she graduated from and worked in the School of Geography at Leeds, developing computer-based geographic information systems (GIS) models in two environmental areas: energy resource modelling and planning, and water pollution and quality monitoring.

Yim Ling has a PhD from the School of Geography in energy planning and modelling.

Research interests

  • Risk analysis;
  • Environmental modelling and information systems;
  • Knowledge management;
  • Internet-based environmental applications.