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新西兰奥克兰大学 学士

德国波恩大学 硕士

英国利兹大学 博士










EJ1GEP 全球环境过程

EJ3MFC 水资源管理


EJ3DIS/EJ2DIP 环境科学论文

Lakes and Catchments in the Anthropocene (F84235 UK) 人類世的湖泊和集水區 (F84235英國诺丁汉大学校區碩士學位科目)








Lamond, J., Bhattacharya Mis, N., Chan, F., Kreibach, H., Montz, B., Proverbs, D., Wilkinson, S.J. (2019) Flood risk insurance, mitigation and commercial property valuation. Property Management (In Press) DOI(10.1108/PM-11-2018-0058).

Chan F., Joon C.C., Ziegler A., Dabrowski M. and Varis O. (2018) Towards resilient flood risk management for Asian coastal cities: lessons learned from Hong Kong and Singapore. Journal of Cleaner Production,187, 576-589. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2018.03.217

Chan F., Griffiths G., Higgitt D., Shuyang X., Fangfang Z., Yu-Ting T., Yuyao X. and Thorne C. (2018) “Sponge City” in China – a breakthrough of planning and flood risk management in the urban context. Land Use Policy, 76, 772-228. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.landusepol.2018.03.005

Griffiths, J., Zhu F.-F. Chan F. and Higgitt D. Modelling the impact of sea-level rise on urban flood probability in SE China. Geoscience Frontiers (In Press - available online since 29 March 2018) https://doi.org/10.1016/j.gsf.2018.02.012 

Bhattacharya Mis, N., Lamond, J., Montz, B., Kreibach, H., Wilkinson, S.J., Chan, F., Proverbs, D. (2018) Flood risk to commercial property: Training and Education Need of Built Environment Professionals. International Journal of Disaster Resilience in the Built Environment (In Press) https://doi.org/10.1108/IJDRBE-03-2017-0024.

Tang Y.T., Chan F., O’Donnell E., Griffiths J., Lau L., Higgitt D. and Thorne C. (2018) Aligning Ancient and Modern Approaches to Sustainable Urban Water Management in China: Ningbo as a ‘Blue-Green City’ in the ‘Sponge City’ Campaign. Journal of Flood Risk Management (In Press – available online). https://doi.org/10.1111/jfr3.12451

Yang, L., Chan F. and Scheffran, J. (2018) Climate change, water management and stakeholder analysis in the Dongjiang River Basin, China. International Journal of Water Resources Development. 34:2, 166-191. DOI: 10.1080/07900627.2016.1264294.

Lechner, A., Chan F., Campos-Arceiz, A. (2018) Biodiversity conservation should be a Core Value of China’s Belt and Road Initiative. Nature Ecology & Evolution, 2, 408-409. DOI: 0.1038/s41559-017-0452-8. 

Everett, G., Lamond, J., Mozillo, A., Matsler M. and Chan, F. (2018) Delivering Green Streets: An exploration of changing perceptions and behaviours over time around bioswales in Portland, Oregon. Journal of Flood Risk Management. 11, 973-985. DOI: 10.1111/jfr3.12225.

Griffiths, J., Chan F., Zhu F.-F., Wang V. and Higgitt D. (2017) Reach-scale variation surface water quality in a reticular canal system in the lower Yangtze River Delta region, China. Journal of Environmental Management, 196, 80-90. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2017.02.079.

Lo, Y., Chan F. (2017) Preparing for flooding in England and Wales: the role of risk perception and the social context in driving individual action. Natural Hazards,88:1, 367-387. DOI: 10.1007/s11069-017-2870-y.

Francesch, M., Dabrowski, M., Tai, Y.-T., Chan, F. and Stead, D. (2017) Governance challenges of climate adaptation in flood-prone delta cities: bridging the gap between spatial planning and flood risk management. Progress in Planning. 114, 1-27. Doi: 10.1016/j.progress.2015.11.001.

Lo, Y., Xu, B. Chan, F. & Su, R. (2016) Household economic resilience to catastrophic rainstorms and flooding in a Chinese megacity. Geographical Research. 54:4, 406-419.

Everett, G., Lamond, J., Mozillo, A., Chan, F. and Matsler M. (2016) Can sustainable drainage systems help people live with water? Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers - Water Management, 169(2),94-104.

Wesselink A, Warner J, Abu Syed S, Chan, F., Duc Tran D, Haq H, Huthoff F, Le Thuy N, Pinter N, Van Staveren M, Wester P, Zegwaard A (2015) Trends in flood risk management in deltas around the world: are we going ‘soft’? International Journal of Water Governance 4(3), 18-25. DOI: 10.7564/15-IJWG90.

Tang, Y.-T., Chan, F. and Griffiths, J. (2015) City profile: Ningbo. Cities, 42, Part A, 97-108.

Lo, Y., Xu, B., Chan, F. and Su, R. (2015) Social capital and community preparedness for urban flood hazards in China. Applied Geography, 64, 1-11.

Chan, F., Wright, N., Cheng, X.-T. and Griffiths, J. (2014) After Sandy - rethinking flood risk management in Asian coastal megacities. Natural Hazards Review, 15(2) 101 – 103. DOI: 10.1061/ (ASCE) NH.1527-6996.0000117.

Chan F., Adekola O.A., Mitchell, G., Ng C.N., and McDonald A.T. (2013) Towards sustainable flood risk management in the mega-cities, the Pearl River Delta case. Irrigation and Drainage, 62(4), 501-509. DOI: 10.1002/ird.1733.

Chan, F., Adekola, O., Ng, C.N., Mitchell, G. and McDonald, A. (2013) Coastal flood risk management practice in Tai O town, Hong Kong. Environmental Practice, 15 (3), 1-19. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1466046613000215.

Chan, F., Mitchell, G., Adekola, O. and McDonald, A. (2013) Appraising sustainable flood risk management in coastal mega-cities: A case study of practice in the Pearl River Delta, China. Water and Climate Change. 4(4), 390-409. Doi:10.2166/wcc.2013.018.

Jiang, Y., Chan, F., Guan, D., and Holden, J. (2013) China’s water management – challenges for now and solutions for the future? Environmental Engineering and Management Journal, 12(7) 1535-1545.

Chan, F., Adekola, O., Cheng, X.-T., Mitchell, G. and McDonald, A. (2013) Developing a sustainable flood risk assessment framework for the Pearl River Delta, China. Environment and Urbanization Asia, 4(2), 301-323.

Chan, F., Mitchell, G., Adekola, O. and McDonald, A. (2012) Flood risk in Asia’s urban mega-deltas: Drivers, impacts and response. Environment and Urbanization Asia, 3(1), 41-62.

Chan, F., Mitchell, G. and McDonald, A. (2012) Flood risk appraisal and management in the mega-cities: A case study of practice in the Pearl River Delta, China. Water Practice and Technology, 7(4), 1-9. DOI: 10.2166/wpt.2012.060.

Chan, F. "Book review: Guo, Rongxing (2012) Cross-Border Resource Management: Theory and Practice. Elsevier: Amsterdam. Second Edition. ISBN: 978-0-08-098319-6." Environment and Urbanization Asia, 3(2), 423-425.

Book Chapters

Meng M., Dabrowski M., Dominic S. and Chan, F. (2018) Spatial Planning for Climate Adaptation and Flood Risk: Development of the Sponge City Program in Guangzhou. Ch. 19 in Smart, Resilient and Transition Cities. ISBN:978-0-12-811477-3.00019-5. Rotterdam, Elsevier.

Tang, Y. –T., Griffiths, J., Chan, F. and Lau, L. (2016) From historical urban to modern urban: The observation of the utilisation of an ancient Chinese waterway in Ningbo, China. In: R. Tenorio., Y. –T. Tang, Y. M. Loo and W. Pino-Ojeda eds. Beyond the Market: Building Sino-Latin American Cultural Relations. Ningbo: University of Nottingham Ningbo China, pp. 273-290.

Chan, F., Friess, D. and Terry, J.P. (2014), "Climate impacts: vulnerability and adaptation in coastal East Asia", in Harris P. and Lane G. (eds.) HANDBOOK OF EAST ASIA AND THE ENVIRONMENT, Chapter 22ROUTLEDGE, London (http://www.routledge.com/books/details/9780415659857/).

Invitations from conferences, symposiums and seminars 

  • Invited to present a school seminar, “Coastal management strategies in Chinese coastal cities” at the Urban Studies Department, Delft TU. 24 Jan, 2019, Delft, the Netherlands.
  • Invited to present a paper, “Sustainable flood risk management at Chinese coastal megacities” at the 3rd international workshop on urbanisation in watersheds: Adaptation to Environmental Change from a Water Drop to a River. 31 October – 2 November, Xiamen, China.
  • Invited to present a paper, “Flood disaster preparations and recovery processes: the case of Hong Kong”, at the 2nd international workshop for disaster risk reduction knowledge service.”  Oct.20-21, 2018, Beijing, China.
  • Invited to present at the Visiting Science Scholar Seminar Series 2018, “The Climate Crisis: Flood Risk Management Strategies and Coastal City Development” on 12 April 2018, Lingnan University, Hong Kong.
  • Invited to present at the school seminar at the Changan University, title “flood risk management strategies in Hong Kong and Ningbo” on 19 June 2017, Changan University, Xian, China
  • Invited to present at the school seminar at the Department of Geography, Chinese University of Hong Kong, title, “flood risk impacts on Asian coastal cities” on 8 September 2016, Hong Kong
  • Invited to present at a guest seminar at the Architecture department, University of Hong Kong -  Governance on flood risk management and climate change adaptations: the cases of Chinese coastal megacities, 15 June 2016
  • Invited to present at a guest seminar at UNESCO-IHE, Delft (the Netherlands), title: Rethink about sustainable flood risk management practices in two Chinese Deltas – the case of Pearl River Delta and Yangtze River Delta, 10 May 2016
  • Invited to present in the public lecture, titled “Coastal mega-cities in East Asia: transformation, success and environmental challenges”, in the Interdisciplinary Geosciences section, 12th Annual Meeting Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS) conference (2-7 August 2015), Singapore (http://www.asiaoceania.org/aogs2015/doc/lecturers/PL/faith_abs.pdf)
  • Invited to present in the 3rd International Conference on Climate Change (ICCC2014): Urban Adaptation and Building Resilience in HK and Asia's Major Cities (27-29 Nov 2014), Hong Kong SAR, Hong Kong.  
  • Invited to attend and presented in the Asian Disaster Preparedness Centre (ADPC) workshop on disaster risk reduction in Asian River Deltas (6-7 Nov 2013) in Bangkok, Thailand.
  • Invited to chair a session and presented in the ECSA 53: Estuaries and coastal areas in times of intense change conference (13-17 Oct 2013) at East China University, Shanghai, China.
  • Invited to chair a session in the Forum on Water Resources and Water Quality Management in Pearl River Delta (13 - 18 December 2010), Hong Kong SAR and Guangzhou, China.


Conference Paper/Proceedings

  • Bhattacharya Mis, N., Chan, F., Kreibach, H., Montz, B., Lamond, J., Proverbs, D., Wilkinson, S.J. (2018) Advising on flood risk – opportunities and challenges across international commercial property markets. RICS Conference Proceeding (http://www.rics.org/Documents/COBRA%202018/50-Bhattacharya-ADVISING-ON-FLOOD-RISK-OPPORTUNITIES-AND-CHALLENGES-ACROSS-INTERNATIONAL-COMMERCIAL-PROPERTY-MARKETS-220418-kp.pdf )
  • Wilkinson, S.J., Lamond, J., Proverbs, D., Kreibach, H., Chan, F., Montz, B., Bhattacharya Mis, N. (2016) An international understanding of Building Surveyors in the context of commercial properties at risk of flooding. RICS Conference Proceeding (http://hdl.handle.net/10453/53177).
  • Chan, F., McDonald, A.T. & Mitchell, G. (2012) Flood risk appraisal and management in mega-cities: A case study of practice in the Pearl River Delta, China. Proceedings of International Water Association Singapore International Water Week Convention. Singapore. 1-5 July 2012.
  • Chan, F., McDonald, A.T. & Mitchell, G. (2010) Sustainable flood risk assessment and management: comparative case studies between the Pearl River Delta and United Kingdom. Proceedings of International Conference on Water Resource and Water Quality Management cum Forum on Water Resource and Water Quality Management in Pearl River Delta. Hong Kong and Guangzhou, China. 13 - 18 December 2010.   

Conference Meeting Presentations

  • Presented at the 7th International Conference of flood management (ICFM7) for two papers, title: “Sponge city case study in Ningbo” and “Wuhan flood post-disaster management strategies in 1998 and 2016 flood events”, 4-8 September 2017, Leeds, UK
  • Presented at the Adaptation Future 2016 conference (10-13 May 2016), title: “Benchmarking coastal flood risk management practice in two Chinese megacities, the cases of Hong Kong and Ningbo”, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
  • Presented in the Deltas in Times of Climate Change II conference (24-26 Sep 2014) in Rotterdam, the Netherlands
  • Presented in the CIWEM annual conference “Green Revolution, Are we there yet?” (20 – 21 March 2012), London, United Kingdom.
  • Presented in the IWA Singapore International Water Week 2012 (1 – 5 July 2012), Singapore.
  • Presented in the IAHR 35th World Water Congress (8-13 Oct, 2013) in Chengdu, China.

科研项目 / 研究基金


  • 聯合調查員 – "開發新的藍綠色未來:應對水挑戰的多功能基礎設施", 由英國學院資助。授予50,000英镑, 2019年3月至2020年8月。
  • 首席研究員——中國國家自然科學基金委員會資助:"微塑膠對城市集水區的影響——寧波案例", 國際青年科學家資助。2019-2021年獲400,000元人民幣 (折合50,000英镑)。
  • 首席調查員–海綿城市: 寧波市東部新城的抗洪試點專案, 由寧波市政府資助。2016-2018年授予885,000元人民幣(折合105,000英镑)。
  • 首席調查員 - 量化颱風相關洪水在寧波的影響和風險, 由寧波市科技局資助。2014-2017年獲發185,000元人民幣(折合20,000英镑)。 
  • 聯合調查員 – 寧波港可持續港口物流研究, 由寧波市科技局資助。2017-2020年,獲發500,000元人民幣(折合60,000英镑)。