Yi is the lab manager for ecology groups in Department of Plant Sciences. She provides lab management, supports major research programmes, supervises Part II undergraduates and PhDs students, and trains postdoctoral RAs within Ecology laboratories. She has been involved in leaf traits analysis as part of projects to map ecosystems from airborne imagery. She has also contributed to the QGIS image analysis to allow continued data processing. Yi flies drones for field survey and coordinates activities for the Earth Observation Centre in Cambridge.
Yi 轶 means “extraordinary” and she lives up to her name!