Resources, Infrastructure Systems and built Environments

Department of Civil & Structural Engineering

Ms Ling Min Tan

PhD Student


Department of Civil and Structural Engineering
Sir Frederick Mappin Building
Mappin Street,
S1 3JD


Ling Min is a first year PhD student under supervision of Professor Martin Mayfield, with scholarship from the Grantham Centre for Sustainable Futures for the 2016-2020 cohort. Her research focuses on understanding and formulation of the effects of city economic and energetic characteristics on their resources consumption. She is interested in urban metabolism, optimizing the pattern of resources consumption, improving energy efficiency and sustainable city planning.

Recent activities and achievements

Ling Min's current project is titled " Understanding the context of urban metabolism and review the mathematical models used in the research."


MEng Mechanical Engineering

Research project(s)