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Prof. Dr. Wenzhong (John) SHI

Advanced Research Centre for Spatial Information Technology

Dept. of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics

The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Hung Hom, Kowloon, Hong Kong

Tel:        (852) 2766 5975

Fax:       (852) 2330 2994

Email:    lswzshi@polyu.edu.hk

 

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Summary

Education

Professional Experience

Academic honors and Awards

Publications

Conferences and Symposia Organized

Teaching Activities

Short Courses

Research Grants

Consultantships/Contract Research

Theses Supervised

Editorship

 

Summary  [Top]

 

Dr. Shi is a Professor in GIS and remote sensing, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, the Director of Advanced Research Centre for Spatial Information Technology, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and the Director of Joint Research Laboratory on Spatial Information, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Wuhan University.

 

Prof. Shi obtained his doctoral degree from University Osnabrueck in Vechta, Germany in 1994. His current research interests include GIS, remote sensing, uncertainty and spatial data quality, image processing for high resolution satellite images. He has published over 380 research articles (including over 90 SCI papers) and 10 books.

 

Prof. Shi has been engaged in GIS and remote sensing research in Germany, the Netherlands, and Australia, and has been conducting the research in Hong Kong and mainland China. His current research interests include spatial data quality and uncertainty theories, high resolution satellite image processing, 3D and dynamic GIS data models, virtual reality, GIS designs and applications, and integration of GIS and remote sensing.

 

He received the Wang Zhizhuo Award from the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing in 2012; State Natural Science Award (Second class) from the State Council of the Peoples’s Republic of China in 2007; ESRI Award for Best Scientific Paper in GIS (the first place recipients) by American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing in 2006; Distinguished Young Scholar Fund (B), National Natural Science Foundation, China in 2006; Chinese Science and Technology Progress Award in Surveying and Mapping (First Class) in 2005; and The President’s Award for Outstanding Performance/ Achievement by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University in 1999. He was elected as a Distinguished Alumina of Wuhan University in 2011; a member of Recruitment Program of Globale Experts (“Thousand Talents Program”) by Chinese Government in 2010; and a Chang Jiang Scholar (Chair Professor) by Ministry of Education of China in 2006.

 

He served as the President (2008-2012) of Technical Commission II of International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, and the President for Hong Kong Geographic Information System Association (2001-2003).

 

史文中博士现为香港理工大学土地测量及地理资讯学系教授、地球资讯科技研究中心主任、武汉大学-香港理工大学空间信息联合实验室主任。分别于1988年和1985年在武汉测绘科技大学(现为武汉大学)获硕士学位和学士学位,于1994年在德国Osnabrueck大学获博士学位。已在国内外发表学术论文380余篇(80余篇被SCI检索),出版专著10余部。

 

史文中教授曾在德国、荷兰、澳大利亚以及一直在香港和中国内地从事GIS和遥感方面的研究工作,目前的研究领域包括:空间数据质量与不确定性理论、高分辨率卫星影像处理技术、三维及动态GIS数据模型、虚拟现实、GIS设计与应用、GIS与遥感集成等。

 

史文中教授曾任香港地理信息系统学会主席、国际摄影测量与遥感学会第二专业委员会主席,还担任多篇国际学术期刊的编委(如IJGIS),是中国内地10多所大学和科研院所的客座教授、荣誉教授或合作博士生导师。

 

重要奖项:

·         2012年,国际摄影测量与遥感学会颁发“王之卓奖”

·         2011年,当选武汉大学杰出校友

·         2010年,入选“海外高层次人才引进计划(“千人计划”)”

·         2007年,中国国务院颁发“国家自然科学奖二等奖”(排名1

·         2006年,美国摄影测量与遥感学会颁发 "ESRI最佳科学论文奖" 第一名

·         2006年,国家自然科学基金委,“杰出青年基金(B )

·         2006年,中国教育部颁发“长江学者 讲座教授”

·         2005年,中国测绘学会、国家测绘局颁发“测绘科技进步一等奖(排名1)”

·         19992007年,香港理工大学颁发“校长特设杰出成就奖”

 

 

Education  [Top]

 

 

Ph.D., GIS and remote sensing, University of Osnabrueck in Vechta, Germany, 1994

Master, GIS, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, China, 1988

B.E., photogrammetry and remote sensing, Wuhan Technical University and Mapping, China, 1985

 

 

Professional Experience  [Top]

 

 

(1)    Professional Qualifications and Memberships

 

International or other countries

7/08-8/12        President, Technical Commission II, International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

08-                 Member, The Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors

09-date           Member, The Hong Kong Institute of Surveyors

8/04-6/08        Chair, Working Group 7 (Quality of Spatio-Temporal Data and Models), Commission II (Theory and Concepts of Spatio-Temporal Data Handling and Information), International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

9/00-8/04        Chair, Co-Chair, Working Group 1 (Spatial and temporal data modelling and analysis), Commission IV (Spatial Information Systems and Digital Mapping), International Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

2/96-              Member, The Institution of Surveyors, Australia Inc.

4/95-              Member, American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

1/93-              Council member and Chair of Academic Development Committee (93-95), The Association of Chinese Professionals in Geographic Information Systems (abroad)

 

Hong Kong

1996-            President (2001-2003) and council member (1996-2005), Hong Kong Geographic Information System Association

99 -               council member, Hong Kong Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

8/98-date        fellow member, Hong Kong Institution of Engineering Surveyors

 

Mainland China

6/00-date        council member, The Association on Environmental Remote Sensing, China Association of Geography

99-date           Co-Chair, Commission of GIS Theory and Algorithms and council member, Chinese Association of Geographical Information Systems

 

(2)    Professional Experience

 

2012-date       Director, Joint Research Laboratory on Spatial Information, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and Wuhan University

5/05-date        Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

1/00-              Director, Advance Research Centre for Spatial Information Technology. Funded by Research Grant Council, University Grants Committee, Hong Kong SAR, local industry and Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2/99-4/05        Associate Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

1/95-1/99        Assistant Professor, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

12/94-12/94    Lecturer, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong

10/94-11/94    Research Associate, University of Osnabrueck in Vechta, Germany

7/91-9/94        PhD Candidate and Research Fellow, Department of Geoinformatics, ITC, The Netherlands and University of Osnabrueck in Vechta, Germany

11/89-12/89    Visiting Scientist, land information systems and remote sensing, Land Information Centre, New South Wales, Australia

6/88-6/91        Head of Computer Division, Guangdong Research Institute of Lands and Surveys, Lands Department of Guangdong Province, China

9/85-6/88        Teaching assistant (part time), Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, China

 

(3)    Adjunct Positions Held

 

10-date           Professor, Wuhan University

08-date           Honorary Professor, China Three Gorges University, China

08-date           Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Tongji University, Shanghai, China

08-13             Adjunct Professor, Huaihai Institute of Technology

07-10             Chair Professor, Chang Jiang Scholars, issued by Ministry of Education, China

03-date           Adjunct Professor, China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing, China

02-date           Adjunct Professor, Beijing Normal University, Beijing

02-date           Adjunct Professor, Wuhan University, National Key Lab for Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing, Wuhan, China

01-date           Adjunct Professor, East China Geological Institute, Wuzhou, China

01-date           Adjunct Professor, Wuhan University, Research and Development Center in Spatial Information and Network Communication, Wuhan, China

98-00             Guest Professor, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, LIESMARS, Wuhan, China

98-date           Adjunct Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences, LREIS, Beijing, China

04-date           Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Wuhan University, Wuhan China

04-date           Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China

04-date           Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Beijing University, Beijing, China

03-date           Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, China University of Mining and Technology, Beijing, China

02-date          Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China

98-00             Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Tongji University, Shanghai, China.

98-00             Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Chinese Academy of Sciences, LREIS, Beijing, China

99-03             Co-Supervisor for PhD Candidate, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, Wuhan, China

 

 

Academic honors and Awards  [Top]

 

 

2012              The Wang Zhizhuo Award, by International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. (Note: “The award is granted at each quadrennial ISPRS Congress to a person who has made significant achievement or innovation in the spatial information sciences.”)

2011               Distinguished Alumina of Wuhan University, by Wuhan University (a top 10 university in China with over 400,000 graduates and 120 years of history, ten graduates are elected for this honor biennially).

2010              Elected as a member of Recruitment Program of Globale Experts (Thousand Talents Program, “千人計畫”), by Chinese Government.

2008              Award of Innovative Publication Engineering, by General Administration of Press and Publication of China, for the book Three-Dimensional Spatial Information Systems: models and algorithms.

2007/08          Dean’s Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement 2007/2008 in Research and Scholarly Activities, by Faculty of Construction and Land Use, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

2007/08          The President's Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement 2007/2008 in Research and Scholarly Activities, by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Three out of over one thousand academic staff of the University were elected for the Award)

2007              State Natural Science Award (Second-class), Principle of modeling uncertainties in spatial data and analysis, by the State Council of P.R. China (as the primary contributor). (This is the top award for natural sciences in China and there was no first-class prize was awarded in 2007)

2007              Progress Award in Science and Technology (First-class), Integrated Modeling of Complex 3D Spatial Object, Ministry of Education, China (as a co-investigator).

2006              ESRI Award for Best Scientific Paper in GIS (the first place recipients) by American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, for the paper Dynamic Method for Generating Multi-resolution TIN Models published in PE&RS in 2005.

2006              Award of Chang Jiang Scholars, Chair Professor (長江學者 講座教授), by Ministry of Education, China (The high level scientist program of Ministry of Education).

2006              Distinguished Young Scholar Fund (B) (傑出青年基金B), by National Natural Science Foundation, China.

2006              International Award (Gold Plaque), Theory and Methods on Modelling Uncertainties in Spatial Data, Outstanding Professional Services and Innovation Awards’2006, by PTec, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

2006              Most Valuable Consultancy Projects Award, Structural Healthy Monitoring and Safety Evaluation of Long-Span Bridges (as a Co-Investigator), by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University and PolyU Technology & Consultancy Co. Ltd.

2006              Lilac-Bauhinia Medal (Silver), by Heilongjiang Provincial Government, for significant contribution in enhancing collaborations between Hong Kong and Heilongjiang Province (education, science and technology).

2006              Distinguished Alumina, by China Universities Alumni (HK) Association.

2005/06          Award of Overseas Placements for Young Professors 2005/06, by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

2005              China Science and Technology Progress Award in Surveying and Mapping (First-class), Theories and methods for modelling uncertainties in spatial data and spatial analyses, by State of Bureau of Surveying and Mapping and Chinese Society for Geodesy, Photogrammetry and Cartography (as the primary contributor).

2001              Outstanding Professional Services and Innovation Awards, Highest Consultancy Growth Award, by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

99-00             The President's Award for Outstanding Performance/Achievement 1999 in Research and Scholarly Activity, by The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.

7/91-6/94        Scholarships for PhD Candidates, ITC, the Netherlands.

12/90             Distinguished Scientific Research Award, Guangdong Research Institute of Lands and Surveys.

7/88               Science and Technology Progress Award in Surveying and Mapping for research on integration of GIS and remote sensing for urban planning and management, China (as co-investigator).

5/88               Distinguished Thesis Award for MSc dissertation, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping.

7/85               Provincial Research Achievement Award for University Student, Hubei Province.

7/85               Outstanding Bachelor Graduate Award, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping.

 

 

Main Publications  [Top]

 

(1)    SCI journal papers

 

·           Ding, H.Y.*, and Shi, W.Z., 2013. Land use land cover change and its influence on surface temperature: a case study in Beijing City. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(15), 5503-5517.Doi: 10.1080/01431161.2013.792966.

·           Huh,Y., Kim, J., Lee, J., Yu, K., Shi, W.Z.* 2014. Identification of multi-scale corresponding object-set pairs between two polygon datasets with hierarchical co-clustering. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 88, 60-68.

·           Zhang, H., Shi, W.Z.*, Wang, Y.J., Hao, and Miao, Z.L. 2014. Spatial attraction based Markov random field approach for classification of high spatial resolution multispectral imagery. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, DOI: 10.1109/LGRS.2013.2268968, accepted.

·           Zhang, H., Shi, W.Z.*, Wang, Y.J., Hao, M., and Miao, Z.L. 2014. Classification of very high spatial resolution imagery based on pixel shape features set and spectral information. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, accepted.

·           Hao, M., Zhang, H., Shi, W.Z.*, and Deng, K.Z. 2014. Unsupervised change detection using fuzzy c-means and MRF from remotely sensed images. Remote Sensing Letters, accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z, Miao, Z.L.*, Wang, Q.M., and Hua, Z., 2014. Spectral-spatial classification and shape features for urban road centerline extraction. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. DOI: 10.1109/LGRS.2013.2279034, accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z, Miao, Z.L.*, and Debayle, J. 2014. An integrated method for urban main road centerline extraction from optical remotely sensed imagery. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 52(5).DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2013.2272593, accepted.

·           Wang, Q.M., Shi, W.Z.*, and Wang L.G., 2013.Allocating classes for soft-then-hard subpixel mapping algorithms in units of class. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, accepted.

·           Wang, Q.M. and Shi, W.Z.*, 2013.Unsupervised classification based on fuzzy c-means with uncertainty analysis. Remote Sensing Letters, accepted.

·           Wang, Q.M. and Shi, W.Z.*, 2013. Utilizing multiple subpixel shifted image in subpixel mapping with image interpolation. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z., Zhao, Y.L., and Wang, Q.M.*, 2013.Sub-pixel mapping based on BP neural network with multiple shifted remote sensing images. Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves (In Chinese), accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z., Hao M., 2013, Analysis of spatial distribution pattern of change-detection error caused by misregistration. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(19): 6883-6897.

·           Yan, X., Shi, W.Z.*, Zhao W.J., and Luo N.N., 2013 Estimation of Protein Contents in Plant Leaves Using Spectral Reflectance -A case study in Euonymus japonica. Analytical Letters, accepted.

·           Yan, X., Shi, W.Z.*, Zhao, W.J., and Luo, N.N., 2013. Estimation of Atmospheric Dust Deposition on Plant Leaves Based on Spectral Features. Spectroscopy Letters, accepted.

·           Li, Z.B., Liu, Z.Z., and Shi, W.Z., 2013. A Fast Level Set Algorithm for Building Roof Recognition from High Spatial Resolution Panchromatic Images. IEEE Geoscience and Rmote Sensing letters, 11(4), 743-747.

·           Zhang, P.L., Shi, W.Z., Wong, M.S. and Chen, J.P.*, 2013. A reliability-based multi-algorithm fusion technique in detecting changes in land cover. Remote Sensing, 5(3), 1134-1151. doi:10.3390/rs5031134.

·           Wang, Q.M., Shi, W.Z., and Wang L.G., Indicator cokriging-based sub-pixel land cover mapping with shifted imagesIEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observation and Remote Sensing, accepted.

·           Miao, Z.L., Shi, W.Z., Zhang, H., and Wang, X.X., 2013. Road centerline extraction from high-resolution imagery based on shape features and multivariate adaptive regression splines. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 10(3), 583-587.

·           Huh, Y., Yang, S., Ga, C., Yu, K., and Shi, W.Z., 2013. Line segment confidence region-based string matching method for map conflation. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 78, 69-84.

·           Hao, M. and Shi, W.Z., 2013. Unsupervised change detection with Expectation-Maximization-based level set. Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z., Wong, M.S., Wang J.Z., and Zhao, Y.L., 2012. Analysis of Airborne Particulate Matter (PM2.5) over Hong Kong Using Remote Sensing and GIS. Sensors, 12, 6825-6836.

·           Tong, X.H., Sun, T., Fan, J, Goodchild, M.F, and Shi, W.Z., 2012. A statistical simulation model for positional error of line features in geographic information systems. International Journal of Applied Earth Observations and Geoinformation (in press). Doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2012.08.004.

·           Zhang, H., Shi, W.Z., and Liu, K.F., 2012. Fuzzy-topology-integrated Support Vector Machine for remotely sensed image classification. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 50(3), 850-862.

·           Hu, C.C., Luo, N.A.X., Yan, X.H., and Shi, W.Z., 2011. Traffic flow data mining and evaluation based on fuzzy clustering techniques. International Journal of Fuzzy Systems, 13(4), 344-349.

·           Shi, W.Z., Liu, K.F., and Zhang, H., 2011. A study of supervised classification accuracy in fuzzy topological methods. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 13(1), 89-99. Doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2010.07.001.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Ding, H.Y., 2011. A probability model-based method for land cover change detection using multi-spectral remotely sensed images. Photogrammetrie Fernerkundung Geoinformation, (4), 271-280. Doi: 10.1127/1432-8364/2011/0088.

·           Liu, K.F., Shi, W.Z., and Zhang, H., 2011. A fuzzy topology-based maximum likelihood classification. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 66(1), 103-114. Doi: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2010.09.007.

·           Xie, H.A., Heipke, C., Lohmann, P., Soergel, U., Tong, X.H., and Shi, W.Z., 2011. A New binary encoding algorithm for the simultaneous region-based classification of hyperspectral data and digital surface models. Photogrammetrie Fernerkundung Geoinformation, (1), 17-33. Doi: 10.1127/1432-8364/2011/0072.

·           Devillers, R., Stein, A., Bedard, Y., Chrisman, N., Fisher, P., and Shi, W.Z., 2010. Thirty years of research on spatial data quality: achievements, failures, and opportunities. Transactions in GIS, 14(4), 387-400. Doi: 10.1111/j.1467-9671.2010.01212.x.

·           Tong, X.H. and Shi, W.Z., 2010. Measuring positional error of circular curve features in geographic information systems (GIS). Computers & Geosciences, 36(7), 861-870. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2009.11.009.

·           Shi, WZ; Liu, K; Huang, CQ, 2010. A Fuzzy-Topology-Based Area Object Extraction Method. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 48(1), 147-154. Doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2009.2024302.

·           Weiss, P; Shi, WZ; Yung, KL, 2010. Attribute uncertainty modelling in Lunar spatial data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31(1), 197-211. Doi: 10.1080/01431160902882611.

·           Shi, W.Z., Kwan, K.W., Shea, G., and Cao, J.N., 2009. A dynamic data model for mobile GIS. Computers & Geosciences, 35(11), 2210-2221. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2009.03.002.

·           Liu, K.F. and Shi, W.Z., 2009. Quantitative fuzzy topological relations of spatial objects by induced fuzzy topology. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 11(1), 38-45. Doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2008.06.001.

·           Tong, X.H., Shi, W.Z., and Liu, D.J., 2009. Improved accuracy of area objects in a geographic information system based on Helmert's variance component estimation method. Journal of Surveying Engineering-ASCE, 135(1), 19-26. Doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9453(2009)135:1(19).

·           Tong, X.H., Shi, W.Z., and Liu, D.J., 2009. Introducing scale parameters for adjusting area objects in GIS based on least squares and variance component estimation. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 23(11), 1413-1432. Doi: 10.1080/13658810802077826.

·           Shi, W.Z., Tian, Y., Huang, Y., Mao, H.X., and Liu, K.F., 2009. A two-dimensional empirical mode decomposition method with application for fusing panchromatic and multispectral satellite images. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(10), 2637-2652. Doi: 10.1080/01431160802555770.

·           Tong, X.H., Shi, W.Z., and Deng, S.S., 2009. A probability-based multi-measure feature matching method in map conflation. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(20), 5453-5472. Doi: 10.1080/01431160903130986.

·           Shi, W.Z., Zheng, S., and Tian, Y., 2009. Adaptive mapped least squares SVM-based smooth fitting method for DSM generation of LIDAR data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(21), 5669-5683. Doi: 10.1080/01431160802709237.

·           Wu, H.Y., Gong, J.Y., Li, D.R., and Shi, W.Z., 2009. An algebraic algorithm for point inclusion query. Computers & Graphics, 24, 517-522.

·           Cheung, B.K.S., Choy, K.L., Li, C.L., Shi, W.Z., and Tang, J., 2008. Dynamic routing model and solution methods for fleet management with mobile technologies.International Journal of Production Economics, 113(2), 694-705. Doi: 10.1016/j.ijpe.2007.10.018.

·           Zheng, S., Shi, W.Z., Liu, H., and Tian, J.W., 2008. Remote sensing image fusion using multiscale mapped LS-SVM. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 46(5), 1313-1322. Doi: 10.1109/TGRS.2007.912737.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2008. Modeling uncertainty in geographic information and analysis. Science in China Series E-Technological Sciences, 51, 38-47. Doi: 10.1007/s11431-008-5019-0.

·           Wu, L.X., Wang, Y.B., and Shi, W.Z., 2008. Integral ear elimination and virtual point-based updating algorithms for constrained Delaunay TIN. Science in China, Series E, Technological Sciences, 51, 135-144.

·           Ren, A.Z., Shi. J.Y., and Shi, W.Z., 2007. Integration of fire simulation and structural analysis for safety evaluation of gymnasiums-with a case study of gymnasium for Olympic Games in 2008. Automation in Construction, 16(3), 277-289.

·           Shi, W.Z., Zhu, C.Q., and Zhu, S.L., 2007. Fusing IKONOS images by a four-band wavelet transformation method. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 73(11), 1285-1292.

·           Tian, Y, Liu, J.J., Xie, Y.B., and Shi, W.Z., 2007. Extraction of transition region and image segmentation based on local fuzzy variance. Journal of Infrared and Millimeter Waves, 26(5), 386-389.

·           Liu, K.F. and Shi, W.Z., 2007. Extended model of topological relations between spatial objects in geographic information systems. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 9(3), 264-275. Doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2006.09.004.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Liu, K.F., 2007. A fuzzy topology for computing the interior, boundary, and exterior of spatial objects quantitatively in GIS. Computers & Geosciences, 33(7), 898-915. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2006.10.013.

·           Zheng, S., Shi, W.Z., Liu, J., Zhu, G.X., and Tian, J.W., 2007 Multisource image fusion method using support value transform. IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, 16(7), 1831-1839. Doi: 10.1109/TIP.2007.896687.

·           Zheng, S., Shi, W.Z., Liu, J., and Zhu, G.X., 2007. Facet-based airborne light detection and ranging data filtering method. Optical Engineering, 46(6). Doi: 10.1117/1.2747232.

·           Shi, W.Z., Wu, Y.H., and Wu, L.X., 2007. Quantitative analysis of the projectile impact on rock using infrared thermography. International Journal of Impact Engineering, 34(5), 990-1002. Doi: 10.1016/j.ijimpeng.2006.03.002.

·           Shi, W., Tian, Y., and Liu, K., 2007. An integrated method for satellite image interpolation. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 28(6), 1355-1371. Doi: 10.1080/01431160600851876.

·           Liu, K.F. and Shi, W.Z., 2006. Computing the fuzzy topological relations of spatial objects based on induced fuzzy topology. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 20(8), 857-883. Doi: 10.1080/13658810600711345.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Shaker, A., 2006. The Line-Based Transformation Model (LBTM) for image-to-image registration of high-resolution satellite image data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 27(14), 3001-3012.

·           Cheung, C.K. and Shi, W.Z., 2006. Positional error modeling for line simplification based on automatic shape similarity analysis in GIS. Computers & Geosciences, 32(4), 462-475. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2005.08.002.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Cheung, C.K., 2006. Performance evaluation of line simplification algorithms for vector generalization. Cartographic Journal, 43(1), 27-44. Doi: 10.1179/000870406X93490.

·           Lee, C.S., Li, X.D, Shi, W.Z., Cheung, S.C., and Thornton, I., 2006. Metal contamination in urban, suburban, and country park soils of Hong Kong: A study based on GISand multivariate statistics. Science of the Total Environment, 356(1-3), 45-61. Doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2005.03.024.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Tian, Y., 2006. A hybrid interpolation method for the refinement of a regular grid digital elevation model. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 20(1), 53-67. Doi: 10.1080/13658810500286943.

·           Zhu, C., Shi, W., Pesaresi, M., Liu, L., Chen, X., and King, B., 2005. The recognition of road network from high-resolution satellite remotely sensed data using image morphological characteristics. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(24), 5493-5508. Doi: 10.1080/01431160500300354.

·           Zhu, C.Q., Shi, W.Z., Li, Q.Q., Wang, G.X., Cheung, T.C.K., Dai, E.F., and Shea, G.Y.K., 2005. Estimation of average DEM accuracy under linear interpolation considering random error at the nodes of TIN model. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(24), 5509-5523. Doi: 10.1080/10245330500169029.

·           Yang, B., Shi, W., and Li, Q., 2005. An integrated TIN and Grid method for constructing multi-resolution digital terrain models. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 19(10), 1019-1038. Doi: 10.1080/13658810500391156.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Liu, K.F., 2005.  Are topological relations dependent on the shape of spatial objects. Progress in Natural Science, 15(11), 1021-1025.

·           Dai, E., Wu, S.H., Shi, W.Z., Cheung, C.K., and Shaker, A., 2005. Modeling change-pattern-value dynamics on land use: An integrated GIS and artificial neural networks approach. Environmental Management, 36(4), 576-591. Doi: 10.1007/s00267-004-0165-z.

·           Lam, W.H.K., Chan, K.S., Tam, M.L., and Shi, W.Z., 2005. Short-term travel time forecasts for transport information system in Hong Kong. Journal of Advanced Transportation, 39(3), 289-306.

·           Yang, B.S., Shi, W.Z., and Li, Q.Q., 2005. A dynamic method for generating multi-resolution TIN models. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 71(8), 917-926.

·           Zhan, Q.M., Molenaar, M., Tempfli, K., and Shi, W.Z., 2005. Quality assessment for geo-spatial objects derived from remotely sensed data. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(14), 2953-2974. Doi: 10.1080/01431160500057764.

·           Shi, W.Z., Li, Q.Q., and Zhu, C.Q., 2005. Estimating the propagation error of DEM from higher-order interpolation algorithms. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(14), 3069-3084. Doi: 10.1080/01431160500057905.

·           Shi, W.Z., Zhu, C.Q., Tian, Y., and Nichol, J., 2005. Wavelet-based image fusion and quality assessment. International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 6(3-4), 241-251. Doi: 10.1016/j.jag.2004.10.010.

·           Shaker, A., Shi, W.Z., and Barakat, H., 2005. Assessment of the rectification accuracy of IKONOS imagery based on two-dimensional models. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(4), 719-731.

·           Yang, B.S., Li, Q.Q., and Shi, W.Z., 2005. Constructing multi-resolution triangulated irregular network model for visualization. Computers & Geosciences, 31(1), 77-86. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2004.09.011.

·           Tong, X.H., Shi, W.Z., and Liu, D.J., 2005. A least squares-based method for adjusting the boundaries of area objects. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 71(2), 189-195.

·           Shi, W.Z., Ehlers, M., and Molenaar, M., 2005. Uncertainties in Integrated Remote Sensing and GIS. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 26(14), 2911-2915.

·           Shi, W.Z., Cheung, C.K., and Tong, X.H., Modelling error propagation in vector-based overlay analysis. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 59(1-2), 47-59.

·           Wang, S.W., Xu, Z.Y., Li, H., Hong, J., and Shi, W.Z., 2004. Investigation on intelligent building standard communication protocols and application of IT technologies. Automation in Construction, 13(5), 607-619. Doi: 10.1016/j.autcon.2004.04.009.

·           Shi, W.Z., Li, Z.L., and Bedard, Y., 2004. Theme issue: advanced techniques for analysis of geo-spatial data. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 59(1-2), 1-5. Doi: 10.1016/j.isprsjprs.2004.01.001.

·           Shi, W.Z., Fisher, P.F., and Goodchild, M.F., 2004. Recent developments in modelling uncertainties in geo-spatial data and analysis. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 70(8), 919-920.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Liu, K.F., 2004. Modeling fuzzy topological relations between uncertain objects in a GIS. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 70(8), 921-929.

·           Cheung, C.K. and Shi, W.Z., 2004. Estimation of the positional uncertainty in line simplification in GIS. Cartographic Journal, 41(1), 37-45. Doi: 10.1179/000870404225019990.

·           Su, F.Z., Zhou, C.H., Lyne, V., Du, Y.Y., and Shi, W.Z., 2004. A data-mining approach to determine the spatio-temporal relationship between environmental factors and fish distribution. Ecological Modelling, 174(4), 421-431. Doi: 10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2003.10.006.

·           Zlatanova, S., Rahman, A.A., and Shi, W.Z., 2004. Topological models and frameworks for 3D spatial objects. Computers & Geosciences, 30(4), 419-428. Doi: 10.1016/j.cageo.2003.06.004.

·           Cheung, C.K., Shi, W.Z., and Zhou, X., 2004. A probability-based uncertainty model for point-in-polygon analysis in GIS. Geoinformatica, 8(1), 71-98. Doi: 10.1023/B:GEIN.0000007725.41038.03.

·           Konga, S.C.W., Li, H., Hunga, T.P.L., Shi, W.Z., Castro-Lacouturec, D, and Skibniewski, M., 2004. Enabling information sharing between E-commerce systems for construction material procurement. Automation in Construction, 13, 261- 276.

·           Li, X.D., Lee, S.L., Wong, S.C., Shi, W.Z., and Thornton, L., 2004. The study of metal contamination in urban soils of Hong Kong using a GIS-based approach. Environmental Pollution, 129(1), 113-124. Doi: 10.1016/j.envpol.2003.09.030.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Shaker, A., 2003. Analysis of terrain elevation effects on Ikonos imagery rectification accuracy by using non-rigorous models. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 69(12), 1359-1366.

·           Li, H., Kong, C.W., Pang, Y.C., Shi, W.Z., and Yu, L., 2003. Internet-based geographical information systems system for E-commerce application in construction material procurement. Journal of Construction Engineering and Management-ASCE, 129(6), 689-697. Doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)0733-9364(2003)129:6(689).

·           Shi, W.Z. and Wu, H.Y., 2003. A probabilistic paradigm for handling uncertain objects in GIS by randomized graph algebra. Progress in Natural Science, 13(9), 648-657. Doi: 10.1080/10020070312331344190.

·           Shi, W.Z., Yang, B.S., and Li, Q.Q., 2003. An object-oriented data model for complex objects in three-dimensional geographical information systems. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 17(5), 411-430. Doi: 10.1080/1365881031000086974.

·           Shi, W.Z., Zhu, C.Q., Zhu, C.Y., and Yang, X.M., 2003. Multi-band wavelet for fusing SPOT panchromatic and multispectral images. Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 69(5), 513-520.

·           Shi, W.Z., Cheung, C.K., and Zhu, C.Q., 2003. Modelling error propagation in vector-based buffer analysis. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 17(3), 251-271. Doi: 10.1080/1365881022000016007.

·           Pang, M.Y.C. and Shi, W.Z., 2002. Development of a process-based model for dynamic interaction in spatio-temporal GIS. Geoinformatica, 6(4), 323-344. Doi: 10.1023/A:1020876609236.

·           Lam, W.H.K., Chan, K.S., and Shi, J.W.Z., 2002. A traffic flow simulator for short-term travel time forecasting.Journal of Advanced Transportation, 36(3), 265-291.

·           Zhu, C.Q., Shi, W.Z., and Wan, G., 2002. Reducing remote sensing image and simplifying DEM data by the multi-band wavelet. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 23(3), 525-536. Doi: 10.1080/01431160010014864.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Zhu, C.Q., 2002. The line segment match method for extracting road network from high-resolution satellite images. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 40(2), 511-514.

·           Shi, W.Z., and Pang, M.Y.C., 2000.  Development of Voronoi-based cellular automata - an integrated dynamic model for Geographical Information Systems. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 14(5), 455-474. Doi: 10.1080/13658810050057597.

·           Shi, W. and Liu, W.B., 2000. A stochastic process-based model for the positional error of line segments in GIS.International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 14(1), 51-66. Doi: 10.1080/136588100240958.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1998. A generic statistical approach for modelling error of geometric features in GIS. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 12(2), 131-143. Doi: 10.1080/136588198241923.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Ehlers, M., 1996. Determining uncertainties and their propagation in dynamic change detection based on classified remotely-sensed images. International Journal of Remote Sensing, 17(14), 2729-2741.

(2)    Other English journal papers

·           Shi, W.Z., Zhang, A.S. and Ho, O.K., 2013. Spatial analysis of water mains failure clusters and factors: A Hong Kong case study. Annals of GIS, accepted.

·           Shi, W.Z. et al., 2012. Key theories and technologies on reliable dynamic monitoring for national geographical state. Chinese Science Bulletin, 57(24), 2239-2248.

·           Xiao C.C., Tian, Y.A., and Shi W.Z., 2010. A new method of pseudo absence data generation in landslide susceptibility mapping with a case study of Shenzhen. Science China-Technological Sciences, 53, 75-84.

·           Hu, C.C., Meng, L.K., and Shi, W.Z., 2008. Fuzzy Clustering Validity for Spatial Data. Geo-spatial Information Science, 11(3), 191-196.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Tian, Y., 2006. A fast supper resolution algorithm for image sequences. Journal of Wuhan University (Natural Science edition), 11(2), 399-404.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Tian, Y., 2006. A bi-directional method for digital elevation models interpolation in GIS. Geoinformation Science Journal, 6(1), 1-13.

·           Shi, W.Z., Mao, H.X., Tian, Y., and King, B., 2006. A review and analysis of the methods for building extraction from airborne laser scanning data. Journal of Geospatial Engineering, 8(1-2), 75-85.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Lam, W.H.K., 2005. A review of research and development on intelligent transport systems in Hong Kong-a geographic information systems perspective. International Journal of Geoinformatics, 1(2), 77-91.

·           Cheng, P.G, Shi, W.Z., Gong, J.Y., and Zhou, G.Q., 2005. QTPV data model and algorithm and its application to geological exploration engineering. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 8(1), 64-71.

·           Xu, X.H., Wang, S.W., and Shi, W.Z., 2004. A robust sequencing control strategy for air-handling units, building services engineering research and technology. Building Services Engineering Research and Technology, 25(2), 141-158.

·           Liu, C, Shi, W.Z., and Liu, D.J., 2003. Quality assessment of attribute data in gis based on simple random sampling. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 6(2), 13-19.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2003, State-of-the-art and future of geographic information systems in Hong Kong. Geographic Information Sciences, 9(1-2), 1-13.

·           Wang, S. L., Li, D., Shi., W. Z., Li, D., and Wang, X., 2003. Cloud model-based spatial data mining. Geographic Information Sciences, 9(1-2), 60-70.

·           Wang, S.L., Li, D.R., Shi, W.Z. and Wang, X.Z., 2003. Geo-rough space. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 6(1), 11-19.

·           Lam, H.K. and Shi, W.Z., 2003. Capacity analysis of urban roads in Hong Kong. Hong Kong Institution of Engineers - Transactions, 15-19.

·           Zhu, C.Q., and Shi, W.Z., 2003. Automatic road extraction from remotely sensed images in mountain areas based on mathematical morphology. Asia Journal of Geoinformatics, 3(4), 33-42.

·           Chen, Z.G., Shi, W.Z., and Hui, Y.H., 2002. An oases dynamics model and its application in the Manas oasis. Journal of Geographical Science, 12(3), 348-356.

·           Shaker, A., Shi, W.Z., and Barakat, H., 2002. Using empirical methods in precise geo-referencing of IKONOS imagery. GIM International, 16(11), 54-57.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2002, Book review: Uncertainty in Geographic Information by J.X. Zhang and M. F. Goodchild, Taylor and Francis. Transactions in GIS. 7(2), 286-288.

·           Wang, S.L., Shi, W.Z., Xu, Q.S., and Sen, Z.L., 2002. GIS-based land handling, Geomatics World, 1, 40-43.

·           Zhao, M., Tang G.A., and Shi, W.Z., 2002. A GIS based research on the distribution of rural settlement in Yulin district. Journal of Geographical Science, 12(2), 171-178.

·           Shi, W.Z., Liu, C., Cheng, P.G., Wang, F. and Kwan, K.W., 2001. Cyber Hong Kong - theory, technology and applications. Cyber City, 27, 9.

·           Shi, W.Z., Liu, C., Cheng, P.G., Wang, F. and Kwan, K.W., 2001. Development of Cyber Hong Kong - Theoretical and technological issues. Digital City, 1(1), 45-48.

·           Cheung, C.K. and Shi, W.Z., 2001. Measuring uncertainty of spatial features in a three-dimensional geographical information system based upon numerical analysis. Geographic Information Sciences,  7(2), 124-130.

·           Wang, S.L., Wang, X.Z., and Shi, W.Z., 2001. Development of a data mining method for land control. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 4(1), 68-76.

·           Gan, E. and Shi, W.Z., 2000. Minimising the impact of inappropriate use of spatial data hong kong’s base map. GIM International, 14, 44-47.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2000. Development of a hybrid model for three-dimensional GIS. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 3(2), 6-12.

·           Shi, W.Z., Meng X.L., and Liu, D.J., 2000. Detecting gross error in gis data based on the reliability theory. Geomatics Research Australasia, 72, 24-42.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Zhang, M.W., 2000. Development of a gis data model with spatial, temporal and attribute components based on object-oriented approach. Geo-Spatial Information Science, 3(1), 17-23.

·           Shi, W.Z., M. Ehlers and K. Tempfli, 1999. Analytical modeling of positional and thematic uncertainties in the integration of remote sensing and geographical information systems. Transactions in GIS, 3(2), 119-136.

·           Meng, X.L., Shi, W.Z., and Liu, D.J., 1999. Statistical tests of error distribution of manual map digitization for GIS data capturing. Geographic Information Sciences, 4(1-2), 52-58.

·           Chen, J., Shi, W.Z., and Li, Z.L., 1998. Enhancement the cooperation between Hong Kong and mainland China in GIS. Geo Information World, 1, 9-11.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Leung, J., 1998. Integrated GIS and expert system framework for redistricting. International Journal of Aerospace Survey and Earth Sciences, 1998-2, 99-105.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Tang, Z.F., 1998. Integration of hyperinformation with GIS. GIM International, 12(3), 27-29.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1997. Statistical modeling uncertainties of three-dimensional GIS features. Cartography and Geographic Information Systems, 24(1), 21-26.

·           Shi, W. Z., 1997. Development and applications of GIS in Hong Kong: a review and analysis. The Geomatics Journal of Hong Kong, 1(1), 43-52.

·           Ehlers, M., and Shi, W.Z., 1996. Error modeling for integrated GIS. Cartographica, 33(1), 11-21.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1990. The integration of GIS, photogrammetry and remote sensing and its application for land use change monitoring. Guangdong Remote Sensing Journal, January 1990.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1988. Application of aerial photogrammetry and remote sensing technologies to the urban traffic inventory. Postgraduate Academic Journal, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, 1.

(3)    Books

Research monographs

·           Shi, W.Z., 1994, Modeling Positional and Thematic Uncertainties in Integration of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems. ITC: Publication No.22, Enschede, ISBN 90 6164 099 7, 147 pages.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1998, Theory and Methods for Handling Errors in Spatial Data. ISBN: 7-03-007187-5. Science Press, Beijing, ISBN 7-03-007187-5, 163 pages (in Chinese).

史文中.空间数据误差处理的理论与方法[M].北京:科学出版社,1998. ISBN 7-03-007187-5, 163

·           Liu, D.J., W.Z. Shi, X.H. Tong and H.C. Sun, 1999, Accuracy Analysis and Quality Control for Spatial Data in GIS. Shanghai Press of Science and Technology. Shanghai, ISBN 7-5439-1499-9/T.572, 224 pages (in Chinese).

刘大杰,史文中. GIS空间数据精度分析与质量控制[M].上海. 上海科学技术文献出版社,1999, ISBN 7-5439-1499-9/T.572, 224

·           Wu, L.X. and W.Z Shi, 2003, Principle and Algorithms of Geographic Information System, ISBN: 7-03-012190-2. Science Press, Beijing. 441 pages (in Chinese).

吴立新, 史文中.地理信息系统原理与算法[M].北京.科学出版社.2003. ISBN: 7-03-012190-2. Science Press, Beijing. 441

·           Wang X.Z., W.Z. Shi and S.L. Wang, 2003, Theory of Fuzzy Spatial Information Process, ISBN: 7-307-03814-5. Wuhan University Press, Wuhan, 280 pages (in Chinese).

王新洲, 史文中.模糊空间信息处理[M].武汉.武汉大学出版社.2003. ISBN: 7-307-03814-5.280.

·           Li, Q.Q., B.S. Yang, W.Z. Shi, B.J. Li, Q.W. Hu, 2003, Three-Dimensional Spatial Information Technology. Wuhan University Press, 288 pages (in Chinese).

李清泉; 杨必胜;史文中;李必军;胡庆武; 三维空间数据的实时获取、建模与可视化[M],武汉,武汉大学出版社. 2003, ISBN: 7-307-04031-X. 288.

·           Cheng, J.C., H. D. Guo and W. Z. Shi, 2004, Uncertainties in Remote Sensing Data, ISBN: 7-03-012046-9. Science Press, Beijing, 247 pages (in Chinese).

承继成,郭华东,史文中.遥感数据的不确定问题[M].北京.科学出版社.2004 ISBN: 7-03-012046-9. 247

·           Meng, L.Q., W.Z. Shi, P.L. Zhan, 2005, Principles and Technology of Network GIS, Science Press, Beijing ISBN: 7-03-015122-4. 2005. 295 pages (in Chinese).

孟令奎,史文中,张鹏林.网络地理信息系统原理与技术[M].北京.科学出版社.2005. ISBN: 7-03-015122-4. 2005. 295.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2005, Principle of modeling uncertainties in spatial data and analysis, Science Press, Beijing, ISBN: 7-03-015602-1, 408 pages (in Chinese).

史文中.空间数据与空间分析不确定性原理[M].北京.科学出版社.2005. ISBN: 7-03-015602-1, 408

·           Shi, W.Z., 2009, Principle of modeling uncertainties in spatial data and spatial analyses, Taylor & Francis Group/ CRC Press, New York, 412 pages.

·           Zhu, C.Q. and W. Z. Shi, 2006, Spatial analysis modeling and principle, Science Press, Beijing, 208 pages (in Chinese).

朱长青,史文中.空间分析建模与原理[M].北京.科学出版社.2006. ISBN9787030168863,208

·           Shi, W.Z., L.X. Wu and Q.Q. Li, Y.B. Wang and B.S. Yang, 2007, Models and Algorithms for Three-dimensional Spatial Information System, Publishing House of Electronics Industry, Beijing. 268 pages (in Chinese).

史文中;吴立新;李清泉;王彦兵;杨必胜.三维空间信息系统模型与算法[M].北京. 电子工业出版社.2007.268.

·           Wu, L. Z.J. Gao, W Z Shi and X. M. Tang, 2010, Uncertainties in Geographic Information Systems, Publishing House of Electronics Industry, Beijing, 292 pages (In Chinese)

邬伦, 高振记, 史文中, 唐新明, 2010, 地理信息系统中的不确定性问题, 电子工业出版社 ,2010, .292.

Edited books

·           Shi, W.Z., P.F. Fisher and M. F. Goodchild (ed), 2002, Spatial Data Quality, ISBN: 0-415-25835-9. London and New York: Taylor & Francis. ISBN 0-415-25835-9, 313 pages.

·           Stain, A. W.Z. Shi and W. Bijker (ed), 2008, Quality Aspects of Spatial Data Mining, CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group, 364 pages.

·           Shi W.Z., Michael Goodchild, Brain Lees and Yee Leung, 2012, Advances in Geo-Spatial Information Science, Taylor and Francis, 285 pages.

·           Shi, W.Z., Yeh, Anthony G.O., Yee Leung and Chenghu Zhou, 2012, Advances in Spatial Data Handling and GIS. Springer Verlag, 239 pages.

Conference Proceedings (ed)

·           Wu, L., W.Z. Shi, Y. Fang, Q.X. Tong (ed), 2005, Proceedings of the 4th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, ISBN: 962-367-473-2. Hong Kong: Hong Kong Polytechnic University. 390 pages.

·           Shi, W.Z., M.F. Goodchild and P.F Fisher (ed), 2003, Proceedings of 2nd International Symposium of Spatial Data Quality. ISBN: 962-367-374-4. Hong Kong, March 19 - 20, 2003. 536 pages.

·           Shi, W.Z., M.F. Goodchild and P.F Fisher (ed), 1999, Proceedings of International Symposium of Spatial Data Quality. ISBN: 962-367-253-5. Hong Kong, July18-20, 1999. 628 pages.

·           Lai, P.C., Y. Leung and W.Z. Shi (ed), 1998, Proceedings of International Conference on Modeling Geographical and Environmental Systems with Geographical Information Systems. Hong Kong, June 22-25, 1998, 855 pages.

·           Zhou, Q. M., Z.L. Li, H. Lin and W.Z. Shi (ed), 1998, Proceedings of Geoinformatics'98. Beijing, June 17-19, 1998, 570 pages.

Book chapters

·           Shi, W.Z., 1996, Spatial Data Transformation in Urban Geographic Information Systems. In Lin H. et al (ed), 1996. Technologies and Applications in Urban Geographical Information Systems, pp. 59-69. Published by Shanghai Science and Technology Publishing House.

·           Shi, W.Z., 1996, Data Quality in Urban Geographic Information Systems. In Gong P. (ed.), 1996. Urban Geographical Information Systems, Beijing, pp. 69-80. Published by CPGIS.

·           Pang, Y.C. and W.Z. Shi, 1998, Modeling Hierarchical Structure of Spatial Processes using Voronoi Spatial Model. Poiker. T.K. and N. Chrisman (ed.) Spatial Data Handling'98, Vancouver, July 1998, pp. 34-44.

·           Liu, D.J., X.H. Tong and W.Z. Shi, 1999, Error Ellipse-Based Model for Positional Error of Three-dimension Line Object in GIS. Spatial Information Science, Technology and Applications, pp. 366-374.

·           Shi, W.Z. and Pang, Y.C, 1999, A Spatio-Temporal Model for Digital Earth. In Cui and Shi et al (ed), Digital Earth, Beijing, pp. 36-46.

·           Shi, W. Z., and W. Guo, 2002, Topological Relationships between Spatial Objects with Uncertainty. In: Shi, W.Z., P.F. Fisher and M. F. Goodchild (ed) Spatial Data Quality, Taylor and Frances. Pp. 50-61.

·           Gan, E. and W. Z. Shi, 2002, Error Metadata Management System. In Shi, W.Z., P.F. Fisher and M. F. Goodchild (ed.) Spatial Data Quality, Taylor and Frances. Pp. 251-266.

·           Wang, S.L., H.N.Yuan, G.Q. Chen, D.R. Li, W.Z. Shi, 2004, Rough spatial interpretation, Lecture Notes in Computer Science / Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3066, Tsumoto, S.; Slowinski, R.; Komorowski, J.; Grzymala-Busse, J.W. (Eds.), RSCTC 2004, Uppsala, Sweden, June 1-5, pp435-444 (SCI, EI Paper).

·           Wang SL, W.Z., Shi, H.N., Yuan et al, 2005, Attribute uncertainty in GIS data, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3614, pp. 614-623 (SCI, EI paper)

·           Yuan H.N., W.Z., Shi, J.B., Sun, 2005, Mining standard land price with tension spline function, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol. 3584, pp. 792-803 (SCI, EI paper)

·           Liu, Z.G., W.Z. Shi, D.R. Li, Q.Q., Qin, 2005, Partially supervised classification - Based on weighted unlabeled samples support vector machine, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, Vol.3584, pp. 118-129 (SCI, EI paper)

·           Shi, W.Z., 2008, Spatial data quality and uncertainty, In Manual of Geographic Information Science, American Society of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, pp201-225.

·           Shi, W.Z., 2007, Error propagation, In Karen Kemp (ed): Encyclopedia of Geographic Information Science, Sage Publications, Inc, 584 pages.

·           Mao, H.X., W.Z., Shi and Y., Tian, 2007, A preliminary study on spatial sampling for topographic data. In Stein, A., W. Z. Shi and W. Bijker (ed): Quality Aspect of Spatial Data Mining, pp. 59-72, CRC Press, 364 pages.

·           史文中,2011,浅析地理国情监测的进展与研究方向,《地理国情监测研究与探索》,测绘出版社,ISBN 978-7-5030-2456-6, pp.141-148.

·           Wang, S.L. and Shi, W.Z., 2012, Data mining and knowledge discovery. In Kresse, W. and Dvid M.D. (eds), Springer Handbook of Geographic Information, pp. 123-144, Springer, 1120 pages.

(4) Oral Presentations

l   Shi, W.Z., 2011, (Keynote speech), Recent development in geographic information science, The Sixth National GIS Symposium in Saudi Arabia, Saudi Arabia April 24-26, 2011.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2011, (Keynote speech), Reliable Dynamic Monitoring of National Geographic State, ISPRS workshop on Dynamic and Multidimentional GIS 2011, Shanghai October 17-18, 2011.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2010, (Keynote speech), Modeling uncertainties: from objects in GIS to remotely sensed image, Symposium of Commission on GIS Theory and Methods, China Association of GIS, Shanghai, September 28-29 2010.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2010, (Keynote speech), Spatial Information Technology for Global Change, Geoinfotech 2010, Bangkok, Thailand, 15-17 December 2010.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2009, (Keynote speech), Future of GISc and Principles of modelling uncertainties in spatial data and analyses, 2009 Taiwan Surveying and Geoinformation Conference, Zhongli, Taiwan, August 26-28 2009.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2009, (Keynote speech), Research trends in spatial information science and technology, International Symposium on Spatial Analysis, Spatial Temporal Data Modeling and Data Mining’2009, October 13-14 2009, Wuhan, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2009, (Keynote speech), Geographic information science: the research trend, Conference for Celebration of 100 Anniversary of Chinese Association of Geography (Cartography, Remote Sensing and GISc), October 17-20 2009, Beijing, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2008, (Keynote speech), Progress in uncertainty modeling and data quality control in GIS, Symposium on Geoinformatics Paves the Highway to Digital Earth, Osnabrueck, Germany, June 13 2008.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2008, (Keynote speech), From uncertainty description to spatial data quality control, 8th International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, 25th-27th June 208, Shanghai, China.

l   Shi, W.Z. 2008, (Keynote speech), Quality control for spatial data and analysis, Symposium on Theory and Methodology in GIS, CAGIS, September 12th-13th, 2008, Lanzhou, China.

l   Shi, W.Z. 2008, (Keynote speech), The Future of GIS, CRC Spatial Information Conference 2008, November 6th - 7th, 2008, Brisbane, Australia.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2007, (Keynote speech), An analysis of research development in spatial data quality and uncertainty modeling ISSDQ 2007 June13-15 2007 Enschede, The Netherlands.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2007, (Keynote speech), High Resolution Satellite Imageries: technology and applications. 2nd International Conference on Space Information Technology. November 10-11, 2007, Wuhan, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2006, (Keynote speech), A framework of modeling uncertainty in spatial data and analysis. International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation 2006. 19-21 September 2006 Kula Lumpur, Malaysia. 

l   Shi, W.Z., 2006, (Keynote speech), Spatial information science and technology for Intelligent Transport System, International Workshop Geo-spatial Information and Decision Support for Urban Planning, 30-31 October 2006, Wuhan China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2005, (Keynote speech), Towards uncertainty-based geographic information science (part A) - modeling uncertainties in spatial data, International Symposium for Spatial Data Quality, August 25-26, 2005, Beijing, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2005, (Keynote speech), Towards uncertainty-based geographic information science (part B) - modeling uncertainties in spatial analysis, International Symposium on Spatial-temporal Modeling, Spatial Reasoning, Spatial Analysis, Data Mining and Data Fusion. August 27- 29, 2005, Beijing, China.

l   Shi, W.Z. 2005, (Keynote speech), Development of Cyber Hong Kong, Forum on strategies of development digital city in China, October 19-22 2005, Suzhou, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., 2005, (Keynote speech), Development of Geo-Spatial Information Science and Technology, International Conference on Space Information Technology. November 19-20, 2005, Wuhan, China.

l   Shi, W.Z., (Keynote speech), October 22nd 2002, Development of Spatial Information Technology. International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation’2002, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

 

Conferences and Symposia Organized  [Top]

2012

Member            Program Committee, Seventh International Conference on Geographic Information Science, September 18-21, 2012, Columbus, OH, USA

2011

Co-Chair           International Scientific committee, ISPRS workshop on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS, 17-18 October, 2011, Shanghai.

Member            Scientific Committee, 7th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, 12-14 October 2011, Coimbra, Portugal.

Member            Program Committee, Annual Symposium of GIS Theory and Method Commission, CAGIS, September 24-25 2011.

2010

Chair                Organization Committee, Joint International Conference on Theory, Data Handling and Modelling in GeoSpatial Information Science, 26-28 May 2010, Hong Kong.

2009

Chair                Scientific Committee, International Symposium on Spatial Analysis, Spatial-Temporal Data Modeling, and Data Mining, 13–14 October 2009, Wuhan, China

Member            Program Committee, 7th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, July 6-7, 2009, St. John's Canada

2008

Member            Scientific Committee, ISPRS Congress 2008, July 2-12, 2008, Beijing, China

Member            Scientific Committee, The 8th International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, June 24-27, 2008, Shanghai, China

Member            Technical Committee, International Conference on Geoinformatics, June 28-29, 2008, Guangzhou, China

2007

Member            Scientific Program Committee, 5th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, June 13-15 2007, Enschede, The Netherlands.

2005

Member            Scientific Committee, 4th ISPRS Workshop on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS (DMGIS’05), September 5-8, 2005, University of Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom.

Member            International Advisory Committee, 4th International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality (ISSDQ’05), August 25-26, 2005, Beijing, China.

Member            Program Committee, The First International Conference on Advanced Data Mining and Applications, July 22-24, 2005, Wuhan China.

2004

Co-Chair           Organizing Committee, Greater China GIS Conference and Exhibition 2004, December 9-11, 2004, Hong Kong

Session Chair    PS WG IV/1: Spatial and Temporal Data Modelling and Analysis, TS WG IV/1:  Spatial and Temporal Data Modelling and Analysis, and TS ThS9: Uncertainty, Consistency and Accuracy of Data and Imagery, The XXth Congress of the ISPRS 14th July to 23rd July 2004, Istanbul, Turkey.

Session Chair    Modern Cartography and GIS Engineering, Symposium on Surveying and Mapping Development at Greater China Area. August 16-18 2004, Changchun, China

Session Chair    GIS applications on ITS, International Symposium on Inertial Navigation Technology and Intelligent Traffic, October 15-17 2004, Nanjing, China.

Member           Program Committee, Symposium on GIS Theory and Method, October 17-19, 2004 Beijing, China.

Session Chair    Quality and uncertainty of spatial data, Symposium on GIS Theory and Method, October 17-19, 2004 Beijing, China.

Member           Program Committee, Forum on Advanced Technologies for Logistics, September 24 2004, Hong Kong.

Session Chair    Keynote session – The logic of fuzzy detecting change in geographic information. Geoinformatics 2004, June 7-9 2004, Gavle, Sweden.

Member            Program Committee, Geoinformatics 2004, June 7-9 2004, Gavle, Sweden.

Member            International Advisory Committee and Organizing Committee, The 3rd International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, April 15-17, 2004, Bruck an der Leitha, Austria.

2003

Member            Organizing Committee, Program of International Advanced Workshop on Virtual Geographic Environments and Geocollaboration, Dec 15-16, 2003, Hong Kong.

Co-Chair           International Programme Committee, Asia GIS Conference, November 15-18, 2003, Wuhan, China.

Section Chair    Asia GIS Conference, October 16-18, 2003, Wuhan, China.

Member            Program Committee, SPIE Remote Sensing Conference 2003, Remote Sensing for Environmental Motoring, GIS Applications and Geology. 8-12 September 2003, Barcelona, Spain.

Member            International Scientific Committee, The International Colloquium Series on Land Use/Cover Change Science and Applications at its conference: "Studying Land Use Effects in Coastal Zones with Remote Sensing and GIS”, 13-16 August 2003 in Antalya/Kemer, Turkey.

Member            International Advisory Panel, International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation’2003, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Chair                International Advisory Committee and Organizing Committee, The 2nd International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, March 19-20 2003, Hong Kong.

2002

Member            International Advisory Panel, International Symposium and Exhibition on Geoinformation’2002, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Session Chair    Graphics and Virtual Reality Applications, International Conference with the theme Advances in Building Technology. 4-6 December 2002. Hong Kong.

Session Chair    ITS Session, Symposium on Navigation Technology and ITS, Nanjing China, October 11 2002.

Program Chair   Workshop in Spatial Information Technology, Hong Kong, September 20 2002.

Program Chair   Advanced Workshop in Remote Sensing, Hong Kong. August 30 2002.

Session Chair    Visualization for Navigation and Decision Making, ISPRS Commission II Symposium’02, Xian China. August 20-23, 2002.

Session Chair    Data Modeling and Analysis, ISPRS Commission IV Symposium’02, Ottawa, Canada. July 8-12, 2002.

Member            Science and Technical Program Committee, ISPRS Commission IV Symposium’02, Ottawa, Canada.

Member            Executive Committee, International Conference with the theme Advances in Building Technology. 4-6 December 2002. Hong Kong.

Member            International Steering Committee, Geoinformatics'2002, June 2002 Nanjing, China.

Member            Scientific Advisory Board, Fifth International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Melbourne, Australia.10-12 July, 2002.

2001

Session Chair    Beijing, Hong Kong and Macau Geomatics Conference 2001. Morning Session of 18th, 17- 19 December 2001, Hong Kong and Macau.

Program Chair   Environmental GIS, November 1 2001, Hong Kong.

Program Chair   Advanced Workshop in GIS for Intelligent Transport System in Hong Kong, 20 September 2001 Hong Kong

Session Chair    Panel Discussion, Future Outlook of Construction IT, 28-29/6/2001, Hong Kong.

Session Chair    Transport, The ASIA GIS 2001 -- Collaboration through GIS in the Internet Era, 20-22/6/2001, Japan.

Member            Program Committee,        The ASIA GIS 2001 -- Collaboration through GIS in the Internet Era, 20-22/6/2001, Japan.

Session Chair    For The 3rd ISPRS workshop on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS, The 10th Annual Conference of CPGIS on Geoinformatics (GEOINFORMATICS & DMGIS'2001). 23-25/5/2001, Thailand.

Member            Organizing Committee, for The 3rd ISPRS workshop on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS, The 10th Annual Conference of CPGIS on Geoinformatics (GEOINFORMATICS & DMGIS'2001). 23-25/5/2001, Thailand.

2000

Session Chair    Dynamic Spatial modeling (IC-17), XIXth Congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS). 16-23/7/2000. Amsterdam.

Session Chair    Methodology and Media, International IT Conference on Geo-Spatial Education. 6-8/7/2000, Hong Kong.

Member            Science Advisory Board, Fourth International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Amsterdam, 12-14 July, 2000.

Session Chair    Object-related uncertainty, Fourth International Symposium on Spatial Accuracy Assessment in Natural Resources and Environmental Sciences, Amsterdam, 12-14 July, 2000.

1999

Chair                Program Committee, International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, 18-20 July 1999.

Chair                Organizing Committee, International Symposium on Spatial Data Quality, 18-20 July 1999.

Member            Organizing Committee, The Second International Workshop on Dynamic and Multi-Dimensional GIS (DMGIS'99), 4-6 October 1999, Beijing.

1998

Member            Organizing Committee, International Conference on Modeling Geographical and Environmental Systems with Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Hong Kong, 23-25 June 1998.

Session Chair    Geographical and Environmental Analysis in Internet, International Conference on Modeling Geographical and Environmental Systems with Geographical Information Systems (GIS), Hong Kong, 23-25 June 1998.

Member            Organizing Committee, Geoinformatics’98, Beijing, 17-19 June 1998.

Session Chair    Spatial analysis, Geoinformatics’98, Beijing, 17-19 June 1998.

1997

Member           Organizing Committee, International Workshop on Dynamic and Multi-dimensional GIS, Hong Kong, 25-26, August 1997.

Teaching Activities  [Top]

(1)    Courses Taught

MSc

·           Geographical Information Systems Concepts and Principles

·           Geomatics Projects

·           GIS Operational Procedures

·           Advanced Geographical Information Systems

·           Geographical Information System Applications

·           Design and Development of Geographical Information Systems

·           Presentation Graphics for Geographical Information Systems

·           Geographical Information Systems Projects

BSc

·           Management of GIS

·           Monitoring the Change Earth

·           GIS Concepts

·           Digital Terrain Analysis

·           Surveyor in Society

·           Dissertation

·           Project Management (coordinator)

·           Mapping

·           Spatial Information Systems

·           Digital Mapping

(2)    Subject Development

MSc

04            GIS Engineering (new course)

04            Project (revision)

01            Geomatics Project (new course)

97            Design and Development of GIS (new course)

97            Advanced GIS (new course)

95            GIS Concepts and Techniques (revision)

95            Presentation Graphics for GIS (revision)

95            GIS Applications (revision)

BSc

04            Geospatial Database and Data Infrastructure (new course)

04            Geo-IT in Logistics & Transportation (new course)

04            Geospatial Data Mining (new course)       

01            Management of GIS (new course)

99            GIS Concepts (revision)

97-98        Digital Terrain Analysis (revision)

96-97        Mapping (revision)

95-96        Spatial Information Systems (revision)

Under-degree

98            GIS Applications, HD (new course)

98            Spatial Data Management, HD (new course)

96            Introduction to Cartography, HD (revision)

95            Digital Mapping, BSc and HC (revision)

Short Courses  [Top]

08                  Principle of modeling uncertainty for spatial data and spatial analyses, One day tutorial for ISPRS 2008 Congress in Beijing, July 2008, Beijing.

05                  Introduction to GPS & PDA in Land Use Survey, for Planning Department.

04                  Introduction to GPS & PDA in Land Use Survey, for Planning Department.

03                  Introduction to GIS/GPS/Automatic Vehicle Positioning Technologies, Police Department, HKSAR.

01                  GIS for Transportation, for E&S Land Data Management Consultant Ltd., Ove Arup and Partners Hong Kong, and Transportation Department, HKSAR.

14-16/6/96      Serve as an international consultant to Australia-Sino Project: HLRFIS at Hainan. Three-day training course on Land Information Management.

2/96               A three-day course on introduction to GIS including GIS modeling, Government Secretariat, Works Branch, Hong Kong.

Research Grants  [Top]

(a) Grant From Research Grant Council for Cooperative Research Centre, Hong Kong and local industry (external)

00-04             Advanced Research Centre for Spatial Information Technology, Principal Investigator (Total: HK$ 6,000,000 (including HK$ 2,750,000 from RGC, HK$750,000 from industry, and HK$2,500,000 matching fund from PolyU)).

                     Matching fund: (00-04) Development of Infrastructure for Cyber Hong Kong, Co-Principal Investigator (Funding from of Earmarked Provision for Special Projects, PolyU)

(b) Grants From Research Grant Council of Hong Kong, General Research Fund (GRF)/ Competitive Earmarked Research Grant (CERG) (external)

12-15             An Integrated Local Multiple Endmember Unmixing method for urban surface emissivity estimation from remotely sensed image Principal-investigator (HK$500, 000, PolyU 5249/12E)

08-11             Modeling Error of Area Objects in Spatial Data Principal-investigator (HK$375, 920)

08-10             Automatic registration of internal laser scans Co-Investigator (HK$331,000, collaborated with Bruce King)

05-07             Recognition of Area Objects from High-resolution Satellite Images Principal-investigator (fundable, HK$150, 000)

04-08             Building Object Extraction from Laser Scanned Data, Principal investigator (HK$506,000).

03-06             Fusion Methods for Multi-Sensor Satellite Images, Principal investigator  (HK$397,000, collaborated with Dr Janet Nichol of LSGI, PolyU)

03-06             Ecological Mapping in Hong Kong with Fine Spatial Resolution, IKONOS Oblique Satellite Images, Co-Investigator (HK$535,000, collaborated with Janet Nichol)

01-04             Development of models for uncertain spatial relationships between spatial objects, Principal-investigator (fundable, HK$200, 000)

01-04             The Polyhedral Earth – extending the map into three dimensions, Co-Investigator (HK$639,547, collaborated with C Gold)

00-04             A prototype dynamic marine GIS, Co-Investigator, (HK$ 655,000, collaborated with C. Gold)

99-02             Extracting linear features from high-resolution satellite images, Principal Investigator, (HK$ 405,000).

98-03             Data models for three-dimensional geographic information systems, Principal Investigator, (HK$ 720,000).

98-99             Implementation of a system to help write geo-data translators, Co-Investigator (fundable, HK$240,000, collaborated with Y C Lee).

97-99             Development of an advanced model for handling complex objects in GIS. Principal Investigator (HK$ 435,600).

95-98             Handling Uncertainties in Geographical Information Systems and Remote Sensing Integration. Principal Investigator (HK$ 337,990).

(c) Grants from Chinese Mainland (external)

Distinguished Young Scholar Fund (B), National Natural Science Foundation

06-09             Modeling uncertainty and quality assessment in spatial data, Principal Investigator, (RMB 400,000)

National Key Technology R&D Program, Ministry of Science and Technology, China

11-15             Key Technologies for Reliable Dynamic Monitoring of National Geographical State, Principal Investigator (RMB 5,600,000)

National Key Basic Research and Development Program (“973 Program”), Ministry of Science and Technology, China

05-10             Uncertainty-based spatial data mining, Principal Investigator (RMB 500,000)

PolyU- Tsinghua Research Centre for Information Technology in Construction

03-08             Integration of GIS, CAD and Virtual Reality for Construction, Principal Investigator (HK$ 800,000).

National Hi-Tech Research and Development Program (“863 Program”), Ministry of Science and Technology, China

11-13             Validation and Quality Control of Earth Observation Data, Principal Investigator (RMB 2,500,000)

01-03             Multi-source data mining and knowledge discovering, Co-Investigator (RMB 1,100,000, collaborated with X Z Wang of Wuhan University)

International Collaborative Program, National Natural Science Foundation, China

05-07             Modeling fuzzy spatial elements, Co-Investigator (Collaborated with X M Tang, Chinese Academy of Surveying and Mapping)

01-01             Accuracy analysis and quality control for spatial data in GIS, Co-Investigator (Collaborated with D J Liu of Tongji University)

98-99             3D GIS data model and visitation of spatial information, Co-Investigator (Collaborated with Prof. Q Q Li of Wuhan University).

Open Lab Fund, Key Lab of Land Use, Ministry of Land Resources, China

08-09             Error modeling for area object, Principal Investigator (RMB 110,000)

07-08             Data quality model for national land survey, Principal Investigator (RMB 200,000)

05-07             Data quality control for national land survey, Principal Investigator (RMB 130,000)

(d) Grant from Service Support Fund, Industry Department, Hong Kong (external)

98-99             Electronic Map Board for Tourist Information, Co-Investigator, (HK$ 658,000, collaborated with Y C Lee)

(e) Funding from Industry (external)

2011-date        Analyze the Risks of Epidemic Spread by Geographic Information Science (HK$1,264,000)

04-08             Virtual Prototyping of Construction, Co-Investigator (HK$500,000)

(f) PolyU Central Research Grant (internal)

12-14             A Multiple Endmember Un-mixing Method, Principal Investigator (HK$149,000).

12-13             Modeling and Control of Positional Error of Spatial Data in GIS, Principal Investigator (HK$ 150,000)

09-12             Modeling Uncertainty in Spatial Analysis, Principal Investigator (HK$ 381,000)

09-12             A Sand Accumulation Model-based Satellite Image Segmentation Method Principal Investigator (HK$ 341,000)

08-10             Further Study on Fuzzy Topological Relations Modelling for Spatial Objects, Principal Investigator (HK$ 721,000)

05-07             Methods for Improving Image Classification Accuracy, Co-Investigator (HK$110,000).

04-06             Further Development of Positional Uncertainty Models for Spatial Analyses and Processes, Principal Investigator, (HK$664,000)

01-04             Topographic and Thematic Mapping Based on High Resolution Satellite Image, Principal Investigator, (HK$644,000).

00-03             A Study of Integration of GIS with E-Commerce, Principal Investigator, (HK$429,000)

00-03             A Study on Error Propagation in Geographical Information System Principal Investigator (HK$644,820, collaborated with Dr X Zhou of AMA, PolyU)

01-07             R&D in Transport Information Systems, Co-Investigator, (HK$8,100,000, collaborated with Prof Y Q Chen, Prof. C Gold, Prof W Lam, Dr L. Pun, Dr W Chen, Mr G Shea, N. Emerson, E Mok, Dr H B Iz, Dr Z L Li, Dr X L Ding, Dr W T Hung).

99-00             Knowledge-based map matching for GPS navigation in ITS. Principal Investigator (HK$110,000, collaborated with Prof Y Q Chen and Dr Z L Li of LSGI, PolyU)

98-00             Reliability of Spatial Data in Geographic Information Systems. Principal Investigator, (HK$403,240)

98-99             Extract Information for Geographic Information Systems using remotely sensed image processing techniques. Principal Investigator, (HK$100,000)

98-98             Hong Kong Street guide for palm-top computers. Co-Investigator, (HK$70,000, collaborated with Prof. Y C Lee of LSGI, PolyU).

95-99             Design of Application Model for Geospatial Data Clearinghouse, Principal Investigator.

95-99             Object-Oriented Modeling Spatio-Temporal Data in Spatial Information Systems. Principal Investigator, (HK$ 617,033)

95-97             Development and Visualization of linguistic query for Geographical Information Systems. Principal Investigator, (HK$ 446,834)

95-97             Integration of Qualitative and Quantitative Information For Spatial Decision Support, Co-Investigator.

95-97             Spatio-Temporal and Dynamic Data Modeling in Geographic Information Systems. Principal Investigator, (HK$ 354,700)

95-98             Object-Oriented GIS. Co-Investigator, funded by Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. (HK$ 354,700)

95-96             GIS based spatial decision support methodology. Principal Investigator.

(g) Area of Strategic Development (ASD), PolyU (internal)

04-06             Virtual Prototyping of a Typical Residential Project in Hong Kong, Co-Investigator (HK$100,000).

03-05             A GIS-based Landslide Hazard Assessment System, Co-Investigator (HK$290,000).

03-04             Laser Scanning for Heritage Structure Recording, Co-Investigator  (HK$118,000).

02-04             Global Positioning System and Geographic Information System for Urban Hazards Monitoring Co-Investigator (HK$ 1,000,000, collaborated with X L Ding).

03-04             Registered Area Discrepancy Pre-analysis for New Territories Systematic Survey, Co-Investigator (HK$550,000).

Development of Error Indicators for GIS. Principal Investigator (HK$ 170,000)

96-98             Development of Cadastral surveying Automation Package. Co-Investigator (HK$ 300,000, collaborated with C Tang)

97-99             Design of a Data Model for an Object-oriented Data Interchange Environment for Geographic Data, Principal Investigator (HK$ 240,000)

(h) Interdisciplinary/Collaborative Research Grants, PolyU (internal)

11-13             A geo-statistical approach for analyzing spatial distribution patterns of heavy metal, Principal Investigator (HK$320,000).

08-10             A Study of Spatial Correlation between Geo-conditions and Environmental Pollution Using GIS, Principal Investigator (HK$250,000).

07-09             Sampling Strategy for Spatial Data Quality Control, Principal Investigator (HK$320,000).

05-07             Geographic Information Systems Technology for Fleet Management, Principal Investigator (HK$277,000).

04-06             E-Union for Construction Marketplace, Co-investigator (HK$300,000)

03-05             Middleware for Collaborative, Location-aware Mobile Applications (HK$ 250,000, Co-investigator, PolyU Inter-faculty research fund, collaborated with Dr J N. Cao of Computing Department).

02-04             A Framework for Developing a Unified B2B e-Trading Construction Marketplace Principal-Investigator (HK$300,000)

(i) Cross-Departmental Project Fund, FCLU, PolyU (internal)

08-10             Center for Spatial Information Principal Investigator (HK$250,000)

01-02             Resource-Driven Spatio-Temporal Modeling for Construction Planning, Co-Investigator (HK$500,000, collaborated with M Lu)

01-02             Land use and Transport Infrastructure Integration between Hong Kong and Pearl River Delta Region. Co-Investigator, (HK$, 500,000, collaborated with B S Tang)

?-?                 Development of Intelligent Building Management Systems by Integration of BACnet and GIS. Co-Investigator, (HK$ 500,000, collaborated with S W Wang)

?-?                Analysis of Land Use Infrastructure for Port Development in HK. Co-Principal Investigator (HK$ 500,000, collaborated with W Seabrooke)

00-06             Development of Structural Health Monitoring and Management System Based on Geographic Information System Technology. Co-Principal Investigator (HK$ 500,000, collaborated with Prof. J M. Ko)

(j) Hong Kong PhD Fellowship Scheme

11-15             Uncertainty-Based Spatial Data Mining (HK$750,000)

12-15             Sub-pixel land cover mapping (HK$750,000)

(k) Others (projects from 12/1994)

10-11/94         Modeling spatial relations in GIS -- development of test bed for poset and lattice operations, Principal investigator, University of Osnabrueck in Vechta, Germany.

91-94             Uncertainties in integration of GIS and remote sensing, Principal investigator, funded by ITC, the Netherlands.

90-91             Water depth survey using remote sensing and digital image processing techniques, co-investigator, funded by Lands Department of Guangdong Province, China.

88-91             Development of a land information system for land resource inventory, Principal investigator, funded by Lands Department of Guangdong Province, China.

88-91             Application of GIS (FINGIS) for cadastral management in Guangdong Province, co-investigator, funded by National Land Bureau, China.

86-88             Developing a prototype urban traffic and transportation information system, Principal investigator, funded by WTUSM, China.

86-87             GIS for urban (traffic, land use, environmental, population) planning, co-investigator, funded by Hungshi Urban Planning Bureau, China.

89-91             Establishing the joint venture on GIS between Lands Department of Guangdong Province (China) and Lands Department, NSW (Australia). 

88-89             Pilot Project of introducing FINGIS (Finland GIS) into China for cadastral applications.

85-86             Feasibility study of applying CUP (computer aided urban planning system, the Netherlands) in China for urban planning and management.

Consultantships/Contract Research  [Top]

11                  Light pollution monitoring and management by 3D GIS for Macao, Environmental Protection Department, Macao SAR Government

09-10             Develop of data quality data assessment and evaluation standard for Macao Digital Topographic Data with the scale 1:1000 (Phase I and Phase II), Macao Cartography and Cadastre Bureau

08                  Quality Assessment for Lidar Data, Civil Engineering and Development Department, HKSAR

07                  Lidar Technology for Terrain Modeling, Civil Engineering and Development Department, HKSAR

06-07             Data Quality Model for Macao 1:1000 Digital Topographic Data, Macao Cartography and Cadastre Bureau

05-06             Provision of Services for the Establishment of a Quality Model for the 1:1000 Topographic Data of the Survey and Mapping Office, Lands Department, HKSAR

05-06             Image Technology for Outcrop Rock Mapping and Boulder Change Detection, Engineering Department, HKSAR

03/04             Protocol development of Mapping Mikania Micrantha in Infrared Aerial Photographs, Agriculture, Fishery and Conservation Department for the project

03                  A Pilot Study on Mikania Mapping by Using Infrared Aerial Photographs and Image Processing Technologies, Agriculture, Fishery and Conservation Department

02/03             Enhancing mapping boulders using image processing technologies, Civil Engineering Department, HKSAR

01-02             Image Analysis for Generating a Boulder Map, Civil Engineering Department, HKSAR

?-?                A study of road network and parking data model for parking demand study in Hong Kong, E&S Land Data Management Consultant Ltd.

7/00-5/01        The feasibility study of the enhancement of computerized land information system (CLIS), new airport land information system and the linkage to CLIS for Land Administration Office, Lands Department, HKSAR Government, EDS Electronic Data Systems (HK) Ltd.

1/00-5/00        Development of GIS-based election information system for (Hong Kong) Legislative Council election in 2000, Registration and Electoral Office, Hong Kong Government

99-00             Integrated Land Data Bank Feasibility Study for Rating & Valuation Department, HKSAR Government, EDS Electronic Data Systems (HK) Ltd

99                  Feasibility Study of an Integrated Data Bank, Rating and Valuation Department, HKSAR

8/99-10/99      Development of the interactive map based inquiry system to Election Information Centre, Registration and Electoral Office, Registration and Electoral Office, Hong Kong Government

98                  Data modeling method used by the Utility Management System (UMS), Highways Department, HKSAR

12/96-2/97      Development of metadata for GIS in Hong Kong, Government Secretariat, Works Branch, Hong Kong

12/95-3/96      Trade mission to China on Geomatics

96-97             Cooperative GIS training for ESRI products, Horizon Technologies Ltd.

8/95-10/95      Application of GIS for River Sedimentation, AXIS Environmental Ltd, Hong Kong

Theses Supervised  [Top]     

(1)    PhD Student Supervision

·            Multi-constellations-based vehicle positioning and map matching method

·            Sub-pixel land cover mapping for remote sensing images

·            Reliable spatial analysis

·            Photogrammetry solution for mobile mapping system

·            Analyze the risks of epidemic spread by geographic information science

·            Uncertainty-based spatial data mining

·            GIS-aided change detection

·            Remote sensing for air pollution study

·            Extraction of Landslide site from Lidar data

·            Scale dependent uncertainty modeling

·            Unmixing mixture in remote sensing images

·            Object extraction from Hyperspectral Images

·            Uncertainty-based GIS

·            Modeling attribute uncertainty in spatial data

·            Positional error modeling for spatial data in GIS

·            Improvement and Estimation of Classification Accuracy for Remotely Sensed Images

·            Uncertainty-based spatial data mining

·            Development of Models for Uncertain Relationships between Spatial Objects

·            Point- and line-based transformation models for high resolution satellite image rectification

·            A Study on Error Propagation in Geographical Information System

·            Development of process-based model for dynamic interaction process in spatio-temporal GIS

·            Spatio-temporal and dynamic data modeling in geographic information systems

(2)    MPhil Student Supervision

·            Sampling methods for data quality checking

·            Mobile Mapping methods

·            Rule based Data Quality Check

·            Line-based Modeling Method of High Resolution Remote Sensing Imagery

·            Outlier detection and data filter in Lidar data with multiple attribute

·            Improving the efficiency of spatial query for internet/ mobile GIS

·            Reliability of Spatial Data in Geographic Information Systems 9Development and Visualization of linguistic query for Geographical Information Systems

(3)    MSc Student Supervision

·            Mobile campus navigation system 

·            Application of remote sensing technology for environmental pollution study 

·            Spatial analysis for housing price study

·            Object extraction from Lidar

·            Study on light pollution based on spatial information

·            Integrated GIS and Molecular Biology to analysis of PM2.5 and soil heavy metal pollutants on plants

·            Positioning and analysis of school children based on integrated GPS and GIS technology

·            Change detection using high resolution image, a case study in rural Macau

·            A Research on uncertainty evaluation index for line element 

·            Application of Digital Elevation Model (DEM)

·            Design of a location-based complaint app and website

·            Integrate on board sensor and Global Navigation Satellite Systems for land vehicle navigation 

·            Balanced Sampling Strategy for DEM Data Accuracy

·            Light Pollution Monitoring and Management by 3D GIS for Macau

·            Traffic Noise Impact on Surrounding Premises

·            The Study of applying GIS in Vehicle emissions and dispersion in Hong Kong Island

·            Analysis of spatial distribution of heavy metal pollution in Hong Kong Island by using an integrated interpolation

·            Analysis and Monitoring of PM2.5 Particle Pollution in Hong Kong

·            A study of spatial-temporal distribution of Human Swine Influenza in Hong Kong based on GIS and Spatial Analysis

·            Surface Bidirectional Reflectance and Albedo Properties derived using a land cover-based approach with AERONET Observations

·            A Study on Effective Management of GIS Projects

·            Assessment of Attribute Uncertainty Spatial Data in GIS

·            Accuracy Analysis of Airborne Li data 

·            The Accumulation and Propotion of Uncertainty in GIS Production

·            Estimation on the potential workload related to slope on the land boundary survey 

·            4D CAD System for Civil Engineering Project:  a prototyping system for simulating civil engineering construction

·            A Study on Effective Slope Management in Hong Kong

·            A Study of Standard Format for Data Exchange Between DGN and Shape file

·            Generate DEM from Lidar data

·            Spatial Analysis on the Relationship of Air/Soil Pollution under a High Traffic Conditions and Wind Factor on SARS Outbreak and Transmission by GIS Technology - Hong Kong Island and Amoy Gardens as Case Studies

·            Data Quality Assurance Methods of 1:1000 Digital Topographic Map Between Mainland China and Hong Kong

·            GIS Application in the Analysis of Secondary School Demand: Case Study in Hong Kong Island

·            Feasibility Evaluation of High-resolution Remote Sensing Image Rectification base on LBTM in West Area of China

·            Review of Clustering Methods in Spatial Data Mining

·            Enhancement on GIS Application in Tourism (G Web) - G Tour

·            Feasibility Study of Application of GIS for Public Bus in Hong Kong

·            Web-based GIS Application for Tourist – Prototype Review and System Design

·            Web-based GIS Application for Tourist – Coding Development

·            A Comparative Review on the Application of GIS tool in Environmental Impact Assessment

·            GIS application in slope sliding

·            Implementation of GIS for flooding problem in Hong Kong Natural hazard study at North Lantau Highway

·            Routing optimization: A GIS application in transportation strategy at the community level

·            Landslide debris flow modelling in GIS

·            The application of GIS in slope stabilities

·            Applying GIS technology to assist in the identification of pedestrianisation schemes: a case study of Causeway Bay

·            WebGIS development

·            A GIS application on real estate agency business in Hong Kong

·            Application of integrated GPS and GIS for water sport activities

·            A study of GIS for disaster analysis

·            Revision on spatial temporal database on intelligent transportation

·            The development and prospect of GIS in Macau

·            Spatial data infrastructure (SDI) in Hong Kong

·            Application of GIS for managing the indoor air quality impacts of renovation work

·            A Review and Analysis of Recent Development in GIS Technology

·            Map Matching for Car Navigation

·            Application of the Internet GIS on Hiking Routes in Hong Kong

·            Web-based GIS by Geography Markup Language

·            Data Modelling for Existing and Proposed Community Facilities

·            GIS-T application development: a road network path finding system with ORDBMS concept and an OO programming approach

·            Uncertainty in GIS Analysis for Landslide Hazard Assessment

·            Educating Children the Cartography

·            Design of multi-scale GIS for Hong Kong

·            Modelling of 3D building data for LIS in Hong Kong

·            The spatial analysis models applying to wildland fire disasters and emergency management supported by GIS

·            A study of land parcel change based on Cadastral Information System

·            Develop an internet/intranet application for AM/FM

·            Intrannet/Internet GIS for twon planning

·            Integration of GIS and GPS in real time navigation for emergency events in Hong Kong

·            A study on the user requirements, data policy and marketing strategy for GIS in Hong Kong

·            Integration of raster and vector data in geographical information system for highways alignment design

·            The strategy for organizational Development of AM/FM/GIS

·            A Study of GIS-Based Road Surface Management System

·            Estimating line string reliability by simulation approach

·            Analysis of Attribute Uncertainty Propagation in Overlay Operation

·            GIS Based Road Maintenance Management System

·            Error Metadata Management System for Hong Kong Topograhic Map

·            Establishing Meta Data Base for Cadastral Data in LIC, Hong Kong

·            Review of Uncertainty of GIS Objects

·            Exploratory Spatial Analysis in Redistricting

·            A GIS Approach to Locating Permanent Sites for Open Storage

Editorship  [Top]

 

11-date           Member of the Editorial Board, Spatial Statistics

11-date          Member of the Editorial Board, ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information

10-date           Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Spatial Information Science

08-date           Member of the Editorial Board, Journal of Geomatics Science and Technology (測繪科學技術學報)

07-date           Member of the Editorial Board, International Journal of Geographic Information Science

07-date           Column Editor, Annals of GIS (uncertainty modeling)

06-date           Member of the Editorial Board, Geomatics World (地理信息世界)

03-04             Guest Editor, International Journal of Remote Sensing

03                  Guest Editor, Phorogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing

02-03             Guest Editor, ISPRS Journal for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing

03-date           Member of the Editorial Board, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation (JAG)

03-date           Member of Editorial Board, Geography and Geographic Information Science (地理與地理信息科學)

02-07             Member, Asian Journal of Geoinformatics

01-02             Member, Editorial Advisory Board, GIM International

7/01-              Member of Editorial Board, Digital City

7/00-date        Member of International Editorial Board, Journal of Geospatial Engineering

97-99             Member of Editorial Board, The Geomatics Journal of Hong Kong