Yichun Xie, Ph.D.

Professor

Professor Yichun Xie IGRE - 125 King Hall

734.487.7588

yxie@emich.edu

Education

July 1994: Doctor of Philosophy in Geography
State University of New York at Buffalo
Concentrations: GIS, Urban Modeling in GIS Environment, Spatial Statistics

Jan. 1991: Master of Arts in Urban Studies / Urban Planning
The University of Akron
Concentrations: Urban and Regional Development, Urban Geography

July 1978: Diploma in Geography
Anhui Normal University (China)
Concentrations: Physical Geography, Regional Geography

Interests and Expertise

Institutional Principal Investigator, Investigating Climate Change and Remote Sensing (ICCARS), 2010 - 2012, $274,586, funded by US NASA.

Project Administrator and Co-PI, Hyperspectral Remote Sensing and Science-Based Management of Invasive Species in the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge, 2010 - 2012, $500,000, funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Project Administrator and Co-PI, Coupled Remote Sensing and Biological Monitoring of Invasive Plant Species and Their Impacts on the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge (CRSBM-DRIWR), 2009-2011, $633,350, funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.

Courses