Ms Kaicui Chen

BEng MEng

Pronouns: She/her
  • Doctoral Researcher

Research groups and centres

Research and expertise

I have several years of industry experience, having worked for start-ups and consultancies. This experience has been around the business of water-related management, flood risk management and integration.

Current research activity 

  • PhD project: Synthesizing hydrodynamic modelling and deep learning techniques for high-resolution flood simulation.

Recent publications

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I have gained extensive experience and skill sets from academia and industry.


Contribution to flood risk management to reduce the loss of life and property.

Current stage

As a doctoral researcher, I am exploring the integration of a hydrodynamic flood model and deep learning methods to provide a fast solution with acceptable accuracy for high-resolution flood simulation.


From an early-stage start-up company to a fresh team for new business in a publicly listed corporation, most of my roles have been in a small company. I have also experienced the standardized rules in a mature corporation.

From water-related informalization to the FinTech domain, my professional and transferrable skills have been gained from practical projects that have been acknowledged by companies and clients.

Core skills

  • deep learning
  • programming
  • data analysis
  • hydrodynamics
  • water engineering
  • water-related management
  • water-related IoT
  • data visualization
  • geographical analysis
  • flood modelling