Xiaoguang Wang
Xiaoguang WangAssistant Professor
Urban Planning, Transportation, Human Geography
Dow Science Complex 287
989-774-3833


​​Education
  • Ph.D., University of Michigan, 2009
  • M.S., University of Michigan, 2005
  • B.S., Beijing University, 2003​​
​​Teaching Areas
Culture of the World, Landuse Planning, Advanced Landuse Planning, GIS and Social Science
​​Research Fields
Land Use and Transportation Planning, GPS and GIS Applications in Planning, Travel Behaviors, Fuel Consumptions and Emissions
Selected Publications
  • Wang, X., L. Chao, L. Kostyniuk, Q. Shen, S. Bao. (2014) "The Influence of Street Environments on Fuel Efficiency: Insights from Naturalistic Driving". International Journal of Environmental Science and Technology. 1-16. doi: 10.1007/s13762-014-0584-1
  • Wang, X., L. Kostyniuk, M. Barnes. (2014). "Built Environment and Driving Outcomes: The Case for an Integrated GIS/GPS Approach". International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research 5(2): 11-29.
  • Wang, X., J. Grengs, L. Kostyniuk. (2013). "Examining Effects of the Built Environment Along Commuting Routes on Travel Outcomes by Using a GPS Dataset". Journal of Urban Planning and Development. doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)UP.1943-5444.0000181
  • Wang, X., J. Grengs, L. Kostyniuk. (2013). "Visualizing Travel Patterns with a GPS Dataset: How Commuting Routes Influence Non-Work Travel Behavior". Journal of Urban Technology 20(3): 105-125.
  • Grengs, J., X. Wang, et al. (2008). "Using GPS Data to Understand Driving Behavior." Journal of Urban Technology 15(2): 33-53.
  • Feng, J., Y. Zhou, X. Wang. (2004). "The Development of Suburbanization of Beijing and Its Countermeasures in the 1990s." City Planning Review (Chinese) 28(3):13-29.
  • Grengs, J., X. Wang, et al. (2008). “Using GPS Data to Understand Driving Behavior.”Journal of Urban Technology 15(2): 33-53.
  • Feng, J., Y. Zhou, X. Wang. (2004). “The Development of Suburbanization of Beijing and Its Countermeasures in the 1990s.” City Planning Review (Chinese) 28(3):13-29.