YANG Rui ļ

Chair of Department of LA
Tel: 86-10-62797027
Fax: 86-10-62797018
E-mail: yrui@tsinghua.edu.cn

RESEARCH AND TEACHING INTERESTS

Landscape Planning & Design

Cultural & Natural Heritage Conservation

 

EDUCATION

Doctoral Degree in Landscape Architecture, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, 2003

Master Degree in Urban Planning & Design, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, 1991

Bachelor Degree in Architecture, School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, 1989

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Assistant Professor (08/1991-08/1993) School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Lecturer (08/1993-10/1998) School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Associate Professor (08/1998- 12/2003) School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Professor (12/2003- Present) Chair of Department of LA (12/2008-Present) School of Architecture, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

Visiting Scholar (12/97-12/98) Graduate School of Design, Harvard University, USA

 

RESEARCH PROJECTS

2008- , Tourism Planning and Design for Mount Longquanshan Area, Chengdu City, Sichuan Province (Team Leader)

2007- 2009, Tourism Planning and Design for Mount Longmenshan Area, Chengdu City, Sichuan Province (Team Leader)

2007-2009, the General Management Plan for Temple of Heaven (World Cultural Heritage), Beijing (Team Leader)

2007-2009, the General Management Plan for Altar of Land and Grain, Beijing (Team Leader)

2005-, The 11th National Five-year Plan for Protecting National Natural and Cultural Heritage (Head of Draftsmen)

2004-, General Management Plan for Mount Wutai National Park (Team Leader)

2004- , General Plan for the Protected Area System of Beijing, China (Team Leader)

2002-, General Management Plan for Mount Huangshan Mixed World Heritage Site, China ((Project Director)

2001-2002, General Management Plan for Meili Snow Mountains National Park, China (Project Director)

2000, Strategies Plan for Mountains and Lakes Area of Anhui Province, China (National Expert invited by the World Tourism Organization)

2000-2001, General Management Plan for Jingbo National Park, Helongjiang Province, China (Project Director)

1999-, General Plan for Taishan Mixed World Heritage Site, Shandong Province, China (Project Director)

1999-, Action Plan to Build a National Park and Protected Area System in the North-western Region of Yunnan Province, China (Executive Project Director)

1996 -1997, Campus Planning for the Tsinghua University, Beijing (Main Member)

1994 -1996, Planning on the Three Gorges Scenic Area, Hubei Province (Project Director)

1994 -1996, Detailed Planning on the Yalong Bay National Recreation Area, Hainan Province (Project Director)

1994 -1995, Planning and Design on the Rushan Seashore Recreation Area, Shandong Province (Project Director)

1994, Planning and Design on the Baihualing Province Park, Hainan Province (Project Director)

1993, Master Planning on the Jianfengling National Forest Park, Hainan Province (Project Director)

1992 -1994, Master Planning on the Yalong Bay National Recreation Area, Hainan Province (Main Member)

1991 -1992, Landscape Planning on the Riverfront between Summer Palace and Sisa Lake / Yuyuan Lake, Beijing (Main Member)

1991, Master Planning for Shi Qiaozi New Town, Liaoning Province, China (Main Member)

 

COURSES TAUGHT

Undergraduate

An Introduction of Landscape Architecture (90 students in Autumn Semester)

Graduate

Landscape Planning Studio (20 students in Spring Semester)

 

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS AND ACTIVITIES

Conference

National Workshop on the Tentative List of World Natural and Mixed Heritage, Beijing, China (17th-18th Jan. 2009)

International Workshop on Better Management of World Natural Heritage, Jeju, South Korea ( 6th- 9th Nov, 2008)

World Heritage Visitor Management Workshop, Yellow Stone National Park, USA (May, 2008)

International Expert Meeting on World Heritage and Buffer Zones, Davos, Switzerland (Mar. 11-14, 2008)

International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Management at World Heritage Sites (Mar. 24-27,2008)

International Symposium on Sustainable Tourism, Akita, Japan (13th-18th February, 2008)

44th IFLA 2007 World Congress, Kuala Lumpur,Malaysia (27th-31th August, 2007)

2006 ASLA Annual Meeting/43rd IFLA World Congress, Minneapolis, USA (6th-9th October, 2006)

BECOMING LANDSCAPE ARCHITECT IN THE XXI CENTURY Second International Symposium on the Architectural Education, Rome University, Italy (June, 2006)

Seminar for Tourism Planning at Major World Heritage Archaeological Sites, Alhambra, Spain (19th-23rd February, 2006)

2005 Ecotourism Australia 13th National Conference, Tasmania, Australia (28th November-December 2sd, 2005)

3rd IUCN World Conservation Congress, Bangkok, Thailand, (17-25 November 2004)

5th World Parks Congress, Durban, South Africa (12-13 September 2003)

UNESCO Workshop for the Regional Synthesis Periodic Reports In Hanoi (20-23Jan. 2003)

Virtual Congress:World Heritage in the Digital Age,Beijing, China (15-17 October, 2002)

Social organization

Executive Member of Chinese Society of Landscape Architecture

Associate Editor of <Chinese Landscape Arhitecture>

 

PUBILICATIONS

1.     YANG Rui, ZHUANG Youbo, LUO Tingting: Buffer Zone and Community Issues of Mount Huangshan World Heritage Site, China, International Expert Meeting on World Heritage and Buffer Zones, Davos, Switzerland (Mar. 11-14, 2008)

2.     YANG Rui, ZHUANG Youbo: Minimize Negative Tourism Impact in Chinese National Parks:Case Study On Mt. Huangshan National Park, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Management at World Heritage Sites (Mar. 24-27,2008)

3.     YANG Rui, ZHUANG Youbo: From Mt. Tai To Mt. Huang: Case Studies of GMPs for Chinese WHs, Proceedings of International Conference on Sustainable Tourism Management at World Heritage Sites (Mar. 24-27,2008)

4.     WU Dong-fan, YANG Rui: Problems and Suggestions for the Conservation and Tourism Development of World Heritage Site - The Great Wall of China, Chinese Landscape Architecture, 2008-05

5.     YANG,Rui etc: Building Harmony Among Resource Protection, Tourism, and Communinity Development- General Management Plan of Meili Snow Mountain National Park, Virtual Congress:World Heritage in the Digital Age,2002/10, Beijing

6.     YANG Rui, Zuo Xiaoping: Issues and solutions: Tourism development at Mt. Taishan National Park, WTO/UNEP International Conference on Sustainable Tourism in the Islands of the Asia-Pacific Region. Sanya, Hainan Province,China, 6-8 December 2000.

7.     YANG Rui: Improving the park and Protected Area System in the North Western Region of Yunnan Province. Paper for Conference on improving management of Natural and Cultural Heritage Resources in China, 2000/12.