Yimeng Song

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Postdoctoral Associate

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Ph.D. Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 
M.Sc. Geo-Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong 
B.A. Economics, Peking University 
B.Eng. Land Resources Management, China University of Geosciences (Beijing) 

Dr Yimeng SONG is currently a Postdoctoral Associate at Yale. He received his PhD from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2019. Before joining Yale in July 2022, Dr Song served as a Research Assistant Professor at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.  
His research interests lie primarily at the intersection of geospatial science (particularly geospatial big data and GeoAI) and environmental health. He is the author of 40 peer-reviewed journal papers with nine ESI Highly Cited Paper, two ESI Hot Paper, and 6500+ Google Scholar citations. In addition, he is the PI and Co-I of several funded projects. He also serves as a reviewer for 35 prominent journals and guest editor of Remote Sensing.  

Selected Publications

  1. Song, Y., Chen, B., Ho, C., H., Kwan, M. P., Liu, D., Wang, J., Cai, J., Li, X., Xu, Y., He, Q., Wang, H., Xu, Q., & Song, Y. (2021). Observed inequality in urban greenspace exposure in China. Environment International, 156, 106778. doi: 10.1016/j.envint.2021.106778
  2. Song, Y., Chen, B., & Kwan, M. P. (2020). How does urban expansion impact people’s exposure to green environments? A comparative study of 290 Chinese cities. Journal of Cleaner Production, 246, 119018. doi: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2019.119018
  3. Song, Y., Huang, B., He, Q., Chen, B., Wei, J., & Mahmood, R. (2019). Dynamic assessment of PM2.5 exposure and health risk using remote sensing and geo-spatial big data. Environmental Pollution, 253, 288-296. doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2019.06.057 
  4. Song, Y., Huang, B., Cai, J., & Chen, B. (2018). Dynamic assessments of population exposure to urban greenspace using multi-source big data. Science of the Total Environment, 634, 1315-1325. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2018.04.061 
  5. Cai, J., Huang, B*., & Song, Y*. (2017). Using multi-source geospatial big data to identify the structure of polycentric cities. Remote Sensing of Environment, 202, 210-221. doi: 10.1016/j.rse.2017.06.039 

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