Weining Zhu
Weining Zhu

Research Assistant Professor
Geosciences, GIS and Remote Sensing

Dow Science Complex 272
  • Ph.D., University of Massachusetts - Amherst, 2012
Teaching Areas

Spatial Analysis and Statistics, GIS and Spatial Database, Remote Sensing, Environmental Geography

Research Fields

GIS and Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, Spatial Analysis and Statistics, Climate Change and Aquatic Ecosystem, Human-Nature Interaction

Selected Publications

(Publications on ResearcherID)
  • Zhu, W.N., Y.Q. Tian, Q. Yu, and B.L. Becker, 2013, Using Hyperion Imagery to Monitor the Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Colored Dissolved Organic Matter in Estuarine and Coastal Regions, Remote Sensing of Environment, 134 (2013):342-354, DOI:10.1016/j.rse.2013.03.009.
  • Zhu, W.N., and Q. Yu, 2013, Inversion of Chromophoric Dissolved Organic Matter (CDOM) for Turbid Estuarine and Coastal Waters Using Hyperspectral Remote Sensing, IEEE Transactions on Geosciences and Remote Sensing, DOI: 10.1109/TGRS.2012.2224117.
  • Tian, Y.Q., Q. Yu, and W.N. Zhu, 2012, Estimating of chromophoric dissolved organic matter (CDOM) with in-situ and satellite hyperspectral remote sensing technology, Book Series: IEEE International Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing IGARSS, 2040-2042.
  • Zhu, W.N., Q. Yu, Y.Q. Tian, R.F. Chen, and G.B. Gardner, 2011, Estimating of chromophoric dissolved organic matter (CDOM) in the Mississippi and Atchafalaya River plume regions using above-surface hyperspectral remote sensing, Journal of Geophysical Research & Oceans, 116, CO2011, DOI: 10.1029/2010JC006523.
  • Zhu, W.N., and Q. Yu, 2010, Spatial chromatic tessellation: conception, interpretation, and implication, Annals of GIS, 16(4), 237-254. (Best Student Paper Award, Geoinformatics 2010).
  • Yu, Q., Y.Q. Tian, R.F. Chen, A. Liu, G.B. Gardner and W.N. Zhu, 2010, Functional linear analysis for estimating riverine CDOM in coastal environment using in situ hyperspectral data, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 76(10), 1147, C1158. (2009 Early Career Best Paper Award, AAG Remote Sensing Specialty Group).
  • Zhu, W.N., 2006, Competition metric, Physics Letters A, Vol. 353, No. 2-3, 166-170.