Ling Yang, M.Sc.

Room: IA E6/109
Tel.: +49 (0)234 32-19486
Unit: Environmental Analysis and Planning

PhD student

Focus of activity

M.Sc. Ling Yang is a doctoral student from Institute of Geography, RUB. She got bachelor of landscape planning and obtained the eligibility for postgraduate exemption in Northwest Agriculture and Forestry University (NAFU). She has two years working experience in landscape planning and design projects of various scales. Also, she conducted many soundscape researches during her master. Her academic researches mainly focus on soundscape perception and evaluation in urban open spaces. She is currently working on practical application of soundscape ecology in ecological improvement for both people and nature in metropolitan regions.

Curriculum vitae


  • Since 10/2021: PhD candidate, Landscape Architecture, Ruhr University Bochum, Supervisor: Prof. Christian Albert, Prof. Jiang Liu
  • 09/2017 - 06/2020: Master, Landscape Architecture, Fujian Agriculture and Forestry University, Supervisor: Prof. Jiang Liu
  • 09/2011 - 06/2015: Bachelor, Landscape Architecture, Northwest Agriculture and Forestry University

Fellowships and awards

  • 2020: Doctoral scholarships of China Scholarship Council
  • 2019: Third prize of Fujian Province "Shuo Yuan You Fang" Graduate Student Academic Forum Thesis Group
  • 2019: Third Class Academic Scholarship
  • 2019: Finalist award of China Azalea Theme Garden Design Competition
  • 2018: First prize of Fujian University Student Landscape Architecture Planning and Design Competition (Graduate group)


  • NSFC- Extraction and evaluation of landscape factors influencing soundscape quality in urban open spaces based on multivariate data analysis, Participant
  • 04/2017 - 04/2020: Department of Science & Technology, Fujian Province - Protection and regeneration of soundscape resources in historical blocks, Participant