1 October 2009

CUHK ISEIS Researcher Wins Best Youth Paper Award in International Conference



Dr. JIANG Liming, postdoctoral research fellow of the Institute of Space and Earth Information Science (ISEIS), The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) recently received the Best Youth Oral Presentation Award at the 6th International Symposium on Digital Earth (ISDE6) in Beijing.

Dr. JIANG Liming’s paper presented his study on high resolution satellite radar interferometry to monitor land subsidence related to large-scale civil infrastructures, which has been applied to the Metro Line 4 in Shenzhen and the Lantau Link in Hong Kong. Supported by the Competitive Earmarked Research Grant of the Research Grants Council and Innovation and Technology Fund of the Innovation and Technology Commission, he has been collaborating with the Airport Authority Hong Kong and MTR Corporation to conduct research on monitoring land subsidence due to reclamation and subway tunneling.

The award presentation ceremony of the 6th International Symposium on Digital Earth 
(Dr. JIANG Liming, 2nd from left)
The award presentation ceremony of the 6th International Symposium on Digital Earth
(Dr. JIANG Liming, 2nd from left)

Dr. Jiang (left) receives the Best Youth Oral Presentation Award from Professor Shunji Murai (right) of the Organizing Committee
Dr. Jiang (left) receives the Best Youth Oral Presentation Award from Professor Shunji Murai (right) of the Organizing Committee