Ting Li

PhD Students

PhD Student, Environmental Sciences and Engineering



​Ting Li graduated from Sichuan University in 2014 with a degree in Hydrology and Water Resources Engineering. She studied at the Chinese Academy of Sciences Institute of Mountain Hazards and Environment in Chengdu before joining KAUST in September of 2016 as an MS/PhD student.


  • 2014. Bachelor of Engineering in Hydrology and Water Resources, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China

Professional Profile

  • ​2016: MS/PhD student, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
  • 2014-2016: Research Student, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Chengdu, China
  • 2010-2014: B.Eng, Department of Water Conservancy and Hydropower Engineering, Sichuan University, Chengdu, China


  • Third Prize of The National University Students' Social Practice and Technological Energy Saving Competition of ‘Challenge Cup’ National University Student Extracurricular Academic Science and Technology Work Competition in Sichuan University, Jun 2013
  • Academic Scholarship (funded by University of Chinese Academy of Science, 2014-2019
  • Outstanding Graduate of Sichuan University (funded by Sichuan university), 2014
  • Outstanding Student (funded by Sichuan university), 2011-2012 & 2012-2013
  • The First Prize of Individual Class Scholarship (funded by Sichuan University), 2012-2013
  • The Second Prize of Scholarship (funded by Sichuan university), 2011-2012

Research Interests Keywords

Environment modeling Crop health and productivity Agricultural monitoring Satellite Remote Sensing Hydrology