By Jessie JIA
Dr. Chao Ren (back row, the fourth from the right) is an Associate Professor in the Division of Landscape Architecture at the University of Hong Kong. She specializes in applied climatology and climate design, who uses GIS, and spatial modelling methods and remote sensing techniques to study urban environmental performance and develop climate responsive design strategies and guidelines.
During the research discussion on Oct. 12th, 2022, Dr. Chao Ren and Dr. Guangzhao Chen of her team (back row, the third from the right) introduced the major research findings of their team on Hong Kong Heatwaves and Heat health study. Potential directions for further collaboration on the heatwave-related topic were discussed as well.