Yi is working as a modeller in the City Futures Research Centre at present. Majoring in geographical information system, his main interests are: (1) Land use change model and urban growth; (2) Automated valuation model; (3) Planning support system.
Lu Y; Laffan S; Pettit C; Cao M, 2020, 'Land use change simulation and analysis using a vector cellular automata (CA) model: A case study of Ipswich City, Queensland, Australia', Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science, vol. 47, pp. 1605-1621, 10.1177/2399808319830971
Lu Y; Cao M; Zhang L, 2015, 'A vector-based Cellular Automata model for simulating urban land use change', Chinese Geographical Science, vol. 25, pp. 74-84, 10.1007/s11769-014-0719-9
Lu Y; Laffan S, 2018, 'The use of particle swarm optimization for a vector cellular automata model of land usechange', in Winter S; Griffin A; Sester M (eds.), Leibniz International Proceedings in Informatics, LIPIcs, Schloss Dagstuhl--Leibniz-Zentrum fuer Informatik, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 42:1-42:6, presented at 10th International Conference on Geographic Information Science (GIScience 2018)., Melbourne, Australia, 28 - 31 August 2018, 10.4230/LIPIcs.GIScience.2018.42