Yichun Xie, Ph.D.
IGRE – 113 Strong Hall; Office – Strong Hall 140G
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.