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May 18, 2017

Remote Sensing of Environment: Applications in Hydrologic and Water Quality Research

Speaker: Prof. Thian Yew Gan, Dept. of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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April 21, 2017

Biologically-Inspired Radar

Speaker: Professor Hugh Griffiths DSc(Eng), FREng, FIET, FIEEE, THALES/Royal Academy of Engineering Chair of RF Sensors, University College London

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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April 21, 2017

Leaf optical properties: an experimental and modeling approach - Application to optical remote sensing of vegetation

Speaker: Prof. Stéphane Jacquemoud, Department of Earth, Environmental and Planetary Sciences, Paris Diderot University

Time: 10:30am - 12:00noon

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 31, 2017

一些基本地理學概念及其在地理信息系統中的實現

Speaker: 劉瑜教授, 北京大學遙感與地理信息系統研究所

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 23, 2017

Temporarily Coherent Point SAR Interferometry: Parameterization and Estimation

Speaker: Dr. Lei Zhang, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 10:00am - 11:30am

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 17, 2017

Divergence and Convergence across Eurasia: A Comparative Analysis on Long-term Economic Development under Climate Change

Speaker: Dr. Qing Pei, Department of Social Sciences, The Education University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 10, 2017

Discrete Global Grids

Speaker: Prof. Michael F. Goodchild, The University of California, Santa Barbara

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 3, 2017

從甲骨文看商代社會

Speaker: Dr. XIE Chunling, Yale-China Chinese Language Centre, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 24, 2017

Importance of Mooring Line Dynamics for floating ORE deployments – theoretical and practical approach

Speaker: Prof. Lars Johanning, The University of Exeter

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 17, 2017

Scientific Communication in English: Potentially as difficult as Science itself?

Speaker: Dr. Adam Thomas Devlin, Institute of Space and Earth INformation Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 17, 2017

Earth System Science for sustainability: challenges and opportunities

Speaker: Prof. Deliang Chen, August Röhss Chair, Department of Earth Sciences, Assistant Dean for Research, Faculty of Science, University of Gothenburg, Sweden

Time: 10:30am - 12:00noon

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 10, 2017

數字地形分析的理論與方法進展

Speaker: Prof. TANG Guoan, School of Geography Science, Nanjing Normal University

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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December 2, 2016

Realistic Rendering and Interactive Simulation in Virtual Environments

Speaker: Prof. Hanqiu Sun, Department of Computer Science and Engineering , The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 25, 2016

Practice, challenges and opportunities of smart city development in Shenzhen

Speaker: Prof. Huang Zhengdong, Research Institute for Smart Cities , Shenzhen University

Time: 10:30am - 12:00noon

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 18, 2016

Husky: a High-Performance General-Purpose Big Data Platform

Speaker: Prof. James Cheng, Department of Computer Science and Engineering , The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK


November 14, 2016

Studies of Carbon Pools and Fluxes in Chinese Mangrove Ecosystems

Speaker: Prof. Guanghui Lin, Tsinghua University

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 11, 2016

Place-Making for Health, Happiness and Sustainability

Speaker: Prof. Jianxiang Huang, Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 4, 2016

Visual Analytics of Public Transportation System with Millions of Daily Passenger Trips

Speaker: Prof. Chi-Wing Fu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 28, 2016

Bistatic Techniques in Radar Remote Sensing

Speaker: Prof. Hugh Griffiths, University College London

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 14, 2016

A Brief History of Tides: From celestial clockwork to non-stationarity due to climate change

Speaker: Dr. Adam Thomas Devlin, Institute of Space and Earth INformation Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 7, 2016

甲骨文是如何破譯的?

Speaker: Dr. XIE Chunling, Yale-China Chinese Language Centre, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm - 5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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September 21, 2016

Big data, spatial data and social networks on the web

Speaker: Prof. Christophe Claramunt, The Naval Academy Research Institute, France

Time: 10:30am - 12:00noon

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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September 9, 2016

Changes in the Social and Spatial Background of China’s Educated Elite

Speaker: Prof. James Z. Lee, School of Humanities and Social Science, the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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May 12, 2016

Radio technologies in space explorations

Speaker: Prof. Paul Song, Department of Physics and Department of Environmental, Earth, and Atmospheric Sciences, University of Massachusetts Lowell

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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April 15, 2016

“Home is Where You Earn Your Living!” Translocal Mobility and Politics of Home in Europe

Speaker: Prof. Murat Es, Department of Geography and Resource Management / Urban Studies Programme, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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April 7, 2016

Changing Emigration from China and Varying Performance of Asian Immigrants in North America

Speaker: Prof. John Ma, Division of Social Science, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 21, 2016

Geospatial processing in the cloud with Google Earth Engine

Speaker: Dr. Nick Clinton, Developer Advocate for Google Earth Engine

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 18, 2016

Planning Intercity Railways in China’s Mega-City Regions: Insights from the Pearl River Delta

Speaker: Prof. Jiang Xu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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March 4, 2016

Evolution of landslide hazards near the epicentre of the Wenchuan earthquake: 2008-2015

Speaker: Prof. Limin Zhang, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 24, 2016

第九屆中國科學院院士講座系統:史前人類定居青藏高原的歷史和動力

Speaker: 陳發虎院士, 中國科學院地學部院士

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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Feburary 19, 2016

Polycentric Urban Development in China: Some Empirical Evidence

Speaker: Prof. Xingjian Liu, Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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January 15, 2016

Topic 1: Cost saving and cost effectiveness of ETS

Speaker: Prof. Ying Fan, School of Economics and Management, Beihang University

Topic 2: How Many Parameters is a Spatial PatternWorth: A Multi-Elliptic View of Spatial Data

Speaker: Prof. Zuoquan Zhao, Institute of Policy and Management, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:00pm-6:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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January 13, 2016

Space and Place

Speaker: Prof. Michael F. Goodchild, The University of California, Santa Barbara

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 27, 2015

Design Considerations of Indoor Locationing Systems using Angular and Timing Information

Speaker: Prof. Ke-Li Wu, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 18, 2015

Deep Learning in Computer Vision

Speaker: Prof. Xiaogang WANG, Department of Electronic Engineering, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 13, 2015

Exploring the impacts of location-based social media: Perspectives from Marshall McLuahn's laws of the media

Speaker: Prof. Daniel Sui, Department of Geography, The Ohio State University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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November 3, 2015

Land Use/Cover Classification in the Brazilian Amazon with Satellite Images

Speaker: Prof. Lu Dengsheng, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland

Time: 10:00am-11:30am

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK


October 30, 2015

HY-2衛星微波散射計資料處理技術及其在颱風監測中的應用

Speaker: 解學通教授, 廣州大學地理科學學院

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 23, 2015

Pacific-Indian Ocean Exchange (Indonesian Throughflow) and Its Proxy From Satellite Altimeters and Gravimeters

Speaker: Dr. Dwi SUSANTO, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 16, 2015

雲環境下協同地理計算

Speaker: Prof. You Lan, School of Computer Science and Information Engineening, Hubei University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 9, 2015

海岸帶環境熱點問題

Speaker: Prof. Li Hailong, Doctor of hydrogeology, the University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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October 2, 2015

Temperature sensitivity of ecosystem carbon cycle--empirical evidence and regulatory mechanisms

Speaker: Prof. Shuli Niu, Institute of Geographic Sciences and Natural Resources Research (IGSNRR), Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 26, 2015

基於虛擬地理環境的遊戲化學習與研究

Speaker: Prof. Bin Chen, Institute of Remote Sensing and GIS,Peking University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

Venue: Room 303, Fok Ying Tung Remote Sensing Science Building, CUHK

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September 18, 2015

Recent Development in Hyperspectral Image Processing

Speaker: Prof. Jun Li, , Sun Yat-Sen University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 4, 2015

Current Trends in Geoinformatics

Speaker: Prof. Josef Strobl, Department of Geoinformatics, University of Salzburg

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


July 16, 2015

From the Li-Strahler Geometric-Optical Model to Forest Ecosystem Energy, Carbon and Water Fluxes

Speaker: Prof. Conghe Song, Department of Geography, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


July 14, 2015

Big Models

Speaker: Mr. Cesar Harada, Open Hardware for the Environment

Time: 11:00am-12:00noon


July 6, 2015

Big Models

Speaker: Prof. Stewart Fotheringham, School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning , Arizona State University

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


April 17, 2015

Enigma of Land Supply in Hong Kong

Speaker: Dr. Kenneth Tang, Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Urban Planning and Design, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 27, 2015

Precursory Slow Slip Events Inferred from Foreshocks of the 2014 Iquique, Northern Chile, Earthquake

Speaker: Dr. YANG Hongfeng, Assistant Professor of Earth System Science Programme, CUHK

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 20, 2015

New types of processing and application technologies with remote sensing information — take target detection from hyperspectral imageries as an example

Speaker: Dr. Wang Ting, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, CUHK

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Feburary 11, 2015

中國地理信息科學研究發展

Speaker: Prof. Chenghu ZHOU, Division of Earth Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:15pm-5:15pm

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Feburary 11, 2015

空間遙感發展的商業化態勢

Speaker: Prof. Qingxi TONG, Division of Earth Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

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Feburary 6, 2015

科學研究的假設、命題與求證

Speaker: Prof. Guoan TANG, School of Geography Science, Nanjing Normal University

Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm


January 30, 2015

原始儒家與現代詮釋舉例

Speaker: Prof. Zhi CHEN, Jao Tsung-I Academy of Sinology, Hong Kong Baptist University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 23, 2015

Exploration on Urban Planning and Construction with Concerns of Eco-civilization,Taking Guangzhou City as An Example

Speaker: Prof. Yunnan CAI, Guangzhou Urban Planning Bureau

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 16, 2015

活在世界之巔 ---- 珠穆朗瑪峰自然保護區的野生動物

Speaker: Dr. Huijian HU, Guangdong Entomological Institute, South China Institute of Endangered Animals

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 12, 2015

Spatio-temporal Segmentation of Time Series with Shape Growth or Shrinkage Constraint

Speaker: Dr. Yuliya Tarabalka, Inria Sophia-Antipolis Mediterranee, Research Team AYIN, Sophia Antipolis

Time: 10:00am-11:00am


January 9, 2015

流域集成建模

Speaker: Dr. Xin Li, Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


December 3, 2014

中國大地測量的發展現狀及展望

Speaker: Prof. Li Jiancheng, Division of Civil Hydraulic and Architecture Engineering, Chinese Academy of Engineering

Time: 4:15pm-5:15pm

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December 3, 2014

城市GIS應用:從技術進步到業務重構

Speaker: Prof. Guo Renzhong, Division of Civil Hydraulic and Architecture Engineering, Chinese Academy of Engineering

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

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November 28, 2014

Urban Network Metrics as Predictors of Walkability and Health

Speaker: Prof. Chris Webster, Faculty of Architecture, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 21, 2014

Complex Systems and Emergence: How Theory Meets Reality

Speaker: Prof. Jianbo Gao, Institute of Complexity Science and Big Data Technology, Guangxi University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 18, 2014

Hydrodynamics for SAR Detection of Ocean Bottom Topography

Speaker: Prof. Quanan Zheng, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


November 10, 2014

Cross Country Movement Modeling and Cartographic Displaying During Natural Disasters

Speaker: Prof. Marian RYBANSKY, Department of Military Geography and Meteorology, University of Defence in Brno

Time: 10:00am-11:30am


October 3, 2014

Current Status of Beidou and GNSS applications in Hong Kong

Speaker: Prof. Wu Chen, Department of Land Surveying and Geoinformatics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 26, 2014

Spatial Pattern Statistics: Bridging the Gap between Spatial Data and Statistics

Speaker: Dr. Zuoquan Zhao, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 19, 2014

Impact of Land Cover/Land Use Changes and Climate on the Tropospheric Ozone Concentration and Air Quality

Speaker: Dr. Yu Fu, Earth System Science Programme Faculty of Science, CUHK

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 12, 2014

城市熱島緩減系統框架(UHIMS)與關鍵技術

Speaker: Prof. Weiwu WANG, Urban Planning and Design Institute, Zhejiang University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 5, 2014

Virtual Geographic Environment in the Application of the National Day Parade

Speaker: Dr. Gang CHEN, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, CUHK

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


April 29, 2014

What is Frequency?

Speaker: Prof. Norden E. Huang, Director of Center for Adaptive Data Analysis, Taiwan Central University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm

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April 29, 2014

A Thermometer in the Sky

Speaker: Prof. Liu Chao-Han, Distinguished Visiting Scholar, AS

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

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April 11, 2014

Topographic Mapping and Analysis at the Landing Site of Chang’E-3 on the Moon

Speaker: Prof. Bo Wu, Department of Land Surveying & Geo-Informatics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


April 4, 2014

Atmosphere-biosphere Interactions: Implications for Air Quality, Food Security and Public Health under Global Climate Change

Speaker: Prof. Amos P. K. Tai , Earth System Science Programme, CUHK

Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm


March 28, 2014

Safe Cities Concept – What makes Hong Kong as one of the safest cities and most stable societies in the world?

Speaker: Ir Prof Wong Chun-kau, Jolly, Hong Kong Police Force, HKSAR Government

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 27, 2014

Computable Cities: How CASA is Building a Science of Smart Cities

Speaker: Dr. Adam Dennett, The Bartlett Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis, University College London

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 21, 2014

高精度地表重力場及其地球動力學應用研究

Speaker: Prof. Sun Heping, Institute of Geodesy and Geophysics, CAS

Time: 11:00am-12:00noon


March 21, 2014

全球環境變化的空間大地測量研究

Speaker: Prof. Sun Heping, Institute of Geodesy and Geophysics, CAS

Time: 10:00am-11:00am


March 19, 2014

多軌制社會養老保障體系的轉型路徑

Speaker: Prof. Zhu Ling, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm

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March 14, 2014

Understanding Walking Choices–purposes, Environmental Factors and Path Decisions

Speaker: Prof. John Zacharias, College of Architecture and Landscape, Peking University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 7, 2014

Monitoring Changes in Arctic Permafrost Using Geophysical Methods

Speaker: Dr. Lin Liu, Faculty of Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Feburary 26, 2014

Impacts of the Tibetan Plateau on the Formation and Variability of the Asian Summer Monsoon

Speaker: Prof. Wu Guoxiong, Division of Earth Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm

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Feburary 26, 2014

Scientific Big Data and Digital Earth (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Guo Huadong, Division of Earth Sciences, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:00pm-4:00pm

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Feburary 21, 2014

Review on the Features of Interannual and Interdecadal Variability of Summer Rainfall over China and Associated Causes (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Yong Liu, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, CUHK

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Feburary 14, 2014

The Technology of Remote Sensing Satellite Orbit and Attitude Determination (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Xiaogang Pan, National University of Defense Technology

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 17, 2014

Detection of Vegetation Damages due to Natural Hazards by Remote Sensing Data

Speaker: Prof. Ji Chen, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 10, 2014

Numerical Studies of Internal Wave at Laboratory Scale & the Application of Adaptive Grid Method in Internal Wave Simulation (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Zhenhua Lin, The Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 22, 2013

Asian Monsoons in the NCEP Climate Forecast System Version 2

Speaker: Prof. Song Yang, School of Environmental Science and Engineering, Sun Yat-sen University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 15, 2013

Innovation and Vision

Speaker: Mr. Rong Wang, Huawei Technologies Co., Ltd.

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 8, 2013

Zonal Variation of Ionization Rates, Electron Densities in the Upper Atmosphere of Mars Using MGS Data

Speaker: Prof. Sharadkumar Premkumar Seth, Bhavan’s R.A College of Science

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


November 1, 2013

Global Water Problems & Adaptive Management to Changing Environment: Opportunity and Challenges for China

Speaker: Prof. Jun Xia The Research Institute for Water Security (RIWS), Wuhan University; Key Lab. of Water Cycle & Related Land Surface Processes, Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


October 18, 2013

Numerical Simulation on Coastal Hydrodynamic and Solute Transportation Process (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Jun Kong, Hohai University

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


October 11, 2013

Global Change Study and Ocean Remote Sensing (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Qing Dong, Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


October 4, 2013

Mapping (with) Data Quality (Information) (Again)?

Speaker: Prof. David Wong, Department of Geography, University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 27, 2013

The Atmospheric Pollution Situation and Challenges in China and Peral River Delta (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Liuju Zhong, Guangdong Environmental Monitoring Center

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 24, 2013

Our Planning Challenge: the Quest for Land and the Strive for Quality

Speaker: Mr. Kar Kan Ling, Planning Department, HKSARG

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 13, 2013

Urbanization and Smart City (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Shengzu GU, The National People's Congress of the People's Republic of China

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


September 6, 2013

Practical Application of Advanced InSAR Processing Techniques

Speaker: Dr. Milan Lazecky, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


May 6, 2013

Impact of the SST anomaly in Tropical Indo-Pacific on Asian Atmospheric Circulation (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. LIU Qinyu, College of Physical and Environmental Oceanography, Ocean University of China

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


April 26, 2013

Error Propagation in Space-Time Prisms----An Uncertainty Analysis in Time Geography

Speaker: Prof. Leung Yee, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


April 19, 2013

Global Climate Change and an Interesting Phenomenon of Tropical Cyclone (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Hu Kaiming, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


April 12, 2013

3D Ground Deformation Analysis based on Multisensor, Multitrack, and Multitemporal InSAR (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Zhang Rui, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


March 22, 2013

Heavy Smog and Haze Monitoring from Space (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Chen Liangfu, Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Feburary 22, 2013

Advanced Spatial Analyses in Environmental Studies

Speaker: Dr. Chaosheng Zhang, GIS Centre, Ryan Institute, National University of Ireland

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Feburary 4, 2013

Life is an Act (Chinese)

Speaker: Ms. Xinyi CHEN, Well-known Drama Director

Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm


January 25, 2013

Pearl River Delta Network Towards Resilient Urbanism within Local, Regional and Global Economic Flows

Speaker: Dr. Ronald Wall, Economic Geographer, Expert, Urban Development

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


January 24, 2013

Chinese Polar Scientific Expedition (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Rebecca Lee, Managing Director and founder, China Polar Museum Foundation Limited

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


January 18, 2013

A Comparative Advantage Strategy for Fast Pollution Mitigation in China

Speaker: Prof. Xu Yuan, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


December 7, 2012

Los Angeles: A Transit Metropolis in the Making?

Speaker: Prof. Sylvia He, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


December 3, 2012

SAR and Urban Areas: Past Trends and Current Challenges

Speaker: Prof. Paolo Gamba, Department of Electronics, University of Pavia

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Novmeber 30, 2012

To Exert the Role of Market Economy and Accomplish the Integration of Science and Technology and Economy - Exploring the Way of China's Economic Transition (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. XU Guanhua, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Novmeber 26, 2012

Scaling from the Field to the Satellite: Spectral Identification of Native and Non-Native Plant Species

Speaker: Prof. Susan L. Ustin, University of California Davis

Time: 10:30am-11:00am


Novmeber 20, 2012

Deformation and Vibration Measurement using Active Remote Sensing Techniques

Speaker: Dr. Michele Crosetto, Active Remote Sensing Unit, Institute of Geomatics

Time: 11:00am-12:00noon


Novmeber 16, 2012

Spatial and Temporal Variability of Greenhouse Gas Fluxes from a Temperate Peatland in Eastern Canada

Speaker: Prof. Derrick Lai, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


Novmeber 12, 2012

Operational Modeling of a Complex Estuary-plume System

Speaker: Dr. Antonio Baptista, NSF Science and Technology Center for Coastal Margin Observation & Prediction, Oregon Health & Science University

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


Novmeber 2, 2012

Lidar and Its Remote Sensing Application (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Wei Gong, State key Laboratory of Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing, Wuhan University

Time: 3:30am-5:00pm


October 26, 2012

Geo-Business: How Companies Are Using GIS to Enhance Decision-making, and Succeed Competitively

Speaker: Prof. James B. Pick, Professor, University of Redlands, USA and Visiting Scholar, City University of Hong Kong, Fall 2012

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


October 12, 2012

Precipitation-Surface Temperature Relationship

Speaker: Prof. Renguang WU, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


October 5, 2012

A Study of PM2.5 in Hong Kong: from Science to Policy Formulation

Speaker: Dr. Peter LOUIE, Environmental Protection Department, Air Science Group, The Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


September 28, 2012

What is Ziran (自然) and Civilized Naturalness? (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. LIU Xiaogan, Department of Philosophy, CUHK

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


September 14, 2012

The History in the Investigation of Chinese Impact Structures and the Confirmation of the Xinyan Impact Crater (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. CHEN Ming, Guangzhou Institute of Geochemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


April 20, 2012

A Large Scale Study of the Health Effects of Road Traffic Noise in Hong Kong

Speaker: Prof. Lam Kin-che, Institute of Environment, Energy and Sustainability, CUHK

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


April 13, 2012

Multimodal Processing in Speech-based Interactions

Speaker: Prof. Helen Meng, Department of Systems Engineering and Engineering Management, CUHK

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


April 13, 2012

The Interaction Between Climate and Air Quality And the Associated Risks and Opportunities

Speaker: Dr. Yuanyuan Fang, Elaine, Princeton University

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


March 30, 2012

Individuals’ Affective Experience of Daily Activity Engagements and Time Use: A Study in Hong Kong

Speaker: Dr. WANG Donggen, Department of Geography, Hong Kong Baptist University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 23, 2012

East Asian-North Indian Ocean Thermal Contrast and the East Asian Summer Monsoon Variation in the past 2650 years

Speaker: Dr. Ge LIU, Chinese Academy of Meteorological Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 16, 2012

The Dark Side of the Universe

Speaker: Prof. Chu Ming-chung, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 9, 2012

Studies on Spatial Decision Support Systems (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Jinyi CHANG, School of Computer Science and Engineering, Changshu Institute of Technology

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 2, 2012

Development and Applications of High-resolution PRD Regional Emission Inventories (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Junyu ZHENG, College of Environmental Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


Feburary 17, 2012

Water Vapor Observation in Hong Kong by Radiosonde, AERONET and MODIS

Speaker: Prof. Zhizhao LIU, Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 3, 2012

Climatic Changes over the Last Millennium in China, From Northwest Arid Regions to the South China Sea

Speaker: Dr. LIU Zhonghui, Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 13, 2012

Causality Analysis of Historical Climate Change and Social Crises

Speaker: Prof. David Zhang, Department of Geography, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


December 23, 2011

Ten years of Geographic Information Systems and Science

Speaker: Prof. Paul Longley, Department of Geography, University College London

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


December 12, 2011

Remote Sensing of Phytoplankton Community Composition – Case Studies in Subtropical Waters (the Northern South China Sea) and Temperate Waters (U.S. Northeast Coast)

Speaker: Dr. Pan Xiaoju, Postdoctoral Fellow, Academia Sinica

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


December 9, 2011

Image Information Extraction and its Applications

Speaker: Dr. Rajiv Chopra, Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Toronto

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


December 7, 2011

Location Based Services: Opportunity and Challenge, The New Methods of Building 3D City Model (Both in Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Jingnan LIU & Prof. Xianlin Liu, Chinese Academy of Engineering, China

Time: 10:00am-12:00am


November 25, 2011

Hyperspectral Data Reconstruction, Processing, and Analysis

Speaker: Dr. Robert J. Plemmons, Reynolds Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, U.S.A.

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


November 18, 2011

Innovations in Meteorology

Speaker: Mr. Chi Ming SHUN, Director, Hong Kong Observatory

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


November 15, 2011

Several Important New Questions on MJO Research (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Chongyin Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


November 11, 2011

Southern China Summer Rainfall: Interdecadal Change and Tropical Cyclone Contribution

Speaker: Prof. Renguang WU, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


November 10, 2011

PolSAR for oil slick observation

Speaker: Prof. Maurizio Migliaccio, Universita di Napoli Parthenope, Italy

Time: 10:30am-12:00noon


November 7, 2011

Displacement monitoring by Terrestrial SAR Interferometry: why, how and where

Speaker: Dr. Paolo Mazzanti, Chief Executive Officer, NHAZCA S.r.l., spin-off "Sapienza" Universita di Roma

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


October 27, 2011

Downstream nutrient transport by the Kuroshio in the East China Sea and its temporal variations

Speaker: Prof. Xinyu Guo, Center for Marine Environmental Studies, Ehime University, Japan

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


October 25, 2011

Remote Sensing Applications to Marine Ecology and Environments

Speaker: Prof. Danling TANG, The State Key Laboratory of Oceanography in the Tropics, South China Sea Institute of Oceanology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


October 17, 2011

A new paradigm shift in GIScience: From analysis to synthesis

Speaker: Prof. Daniel SUI, Distinguished Professor, Social & Behavioral Sciences, Ohio State University, USA

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm


October 7, 2011

Epicentre Hong Kong

Speaker: Dr. Ian McFeat Smith, Principal and Managing Director, IMS Tunnel Consultancy Ltd

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 23, 2011

The Design of Hong Kong Global Geopark

Speaker: Prof. Sai Leung NG, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


September 16, 2011

Mineral Treasuers and Earth Sciences (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. HU Hongshuan , Department of Earth Sciences, Sun Yat-sen University

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


September 12, 2011

Changing Pacific Ocean Tides

Speaker: Dr. David Jay, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Portland State University

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm


September 6, 2011

Tsunami Waves and What Lessons have we learned from the Tohoku-oki Earthquake of March 11, 2011

Speaker: Prof. David A. Yuen, Department of Earth Sciences and Minnesota Supercomputing Institute, University of Minnesota

Time: 10:30am-12:00pm


July 26, 2011

Dynamics of ENSO Multiplicity

Speaker: Prof. Fei-Fei Jin, University of Hawaii, USA

Time: 3:30pm-5:00pm


May 23, 2011

Toward Improving Short-term Forecasting of Precipitation

Speaker: Prof. Peter Man-Kong Yau, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, McGill University

Time: 2:30pm-4:00pm


April 15, 2011

Japan’s 9.0 Earthquake and Nature Gas

Speaker: Dr. Quentin Z Q Yue, Department of Civil Engineering, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 10:30am-12:30am


April 12, 2011

The Global Climate Changes: Past, Present and Future

Speaker: Prof. Norden E. HUANG, the K.T.Lee Chair Professor of National Central University

Time: 2:00pm-5:00pm


April 8, 2011

Interdecadal Changes in the Tropical and Extratropical Impacts on the East Asian Winter Monsoon

Speaker: Dr. Lin WANG, Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 11, 2011

Tectonics of Coastal Region of South China: Implications for Hong Kong Geology

Speaker: Prof. Lung Sang CHAN, Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 4, 2011

Sea-level Change and its Impacts on Coastal Region

Speaker: Prof. Nils-Axel Morner, Department of Paleogeophysics and Geodynamics, Stockholm University, Sweden

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 25, 2011

Self-adaptive Scale Digital Terrain Analysis and Modelling

Speaker: Prof. Zhou Qiming, Centre for Geo-Computation Studies, Hong Kong Baptist University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 18, 2011

The Pearl River Delta: Past and Future

Speaker: Prof. Zong Yongqiang, Department of Earth Sciences, The University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 18, 2011

ArcGIS-based Historical Mapping for Han Dynasty and the Use of Map in Multi-disciplinary Study (Chinese)

Speaker: Mr. Panqing XU, Sanjiang University

Time: 11:00am-12:00pm


January 21, 2011

Lake Optics Research (Chinese)

Speaker: Dr. Yunlin ZHANG, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 12, 2011

Chinese Dialect GIS Research (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Lili LIU

Time: 2:00pm-3:30pm


December 14, 2010

Chinese Earth Science Development in 21 Century (Chinese)

Speaker: Prof. Guanhua XU, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm


December 13, 2010

Spatial Information Science and Technology in Mars and Lunar Exploration

Speaker: Dr. Rongxing LI, Mapping and GIS Laboratory, The Ohio State University

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm


December 9, 2010

Recent Developments towards Understanding the Atmospheric Carbon Cycle

Speaker: Mr. King-Fai LI, California Institute of Technology

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


November 12, 2010

Targeted Observation, Data Assimilation, and Tropical Cyclone Predictability

Speaker: Prof. Chun-Chieh Wu, Department of Atmospheric Sciences, National Taiwan University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 22, 2010

From Desktop to Web-based Geographic Information System: Experience Sharing

Speaker: Mr. Kai Lok POON, Development and Construction Division, Housing Department

Time: 4:00pm-5:30pm


October 15, 2010

Multi-objective Route Planning for the Transportation of Dangerous Goods: Hong Kong as a Case Study

Speaker: Dr. LI Rongrong, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 8, 2010

Quantitative Interpretation Methods for Ocean Remote Sensing Data

Speaker: Prof. Zheng Quanan, Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Science, University of Maryland

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 30, 2010

Patents in Brief - What Every Researcher Should Know About Patents

Speaker: Dr. Carlo Colesanti, EPO (European Patent Office)

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


September 15, 2010

InSAR Observations of the 2009 Dyke Intrusion in Harrat Lunayyir, western Saudi Arabia

Speaker: Dr. Sigurjon Jonsson, Associate Professor of Geophysics, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


March 19, 2010

New Parameters of Geometrically Best Fitting Lunar Figures

Speaker: Prof. H. Baki Iz, Department of Land Surveying and GeoInformatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 12, 2010

Seeking Special Interest Tourism in HK

Speaker: Dr. Lawal Marafa, Department of Geography and Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 5, 2010

China Heihe integrated remote sensing experiment description

Speaker: Dr. Li Xin, Prof. Cheng Guodong, Cold and Arid Regions Environmental and Engineering Research Institute, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 26, 2010

Cosmic Microwave Background - Remote Sensing at the Extreme

Speaker: Prof. Chu Ming-chung, Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 11, 2010

Modeling studies of the response of ocean and sea ice ecosystem to climate changes

Speaker: Prof. Meibing Jin, University of Alaska Fairbanks, USA

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


Feburary 3, 2010

Actively respond to climate change and promote the concept of change in urban and rural planning

Speaker: Prof. Wang Guantao, Member of the CPC Central Committee, Minister of Construction

Time: 4:45pm


Feburary 3, 2010

Observations and Geophysical Causes of Present-Day Sea Level Rise

Speaker: Prof. C.K. Shum, Professor Distinguished University Scholar Division of Geodetic Science, School of Earth Sciences, The Ohio State University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 29, 2010

Introduction to State Key Lab of Marine Science and research on Sea surface CO2 mapping using remote sensing technology

Speaker: Prof. Dai Minhan, director of State Key Lab of Marine Science at Xiamen University, China

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 22, 2010

Study on sino-family-tree GIS (PPT in English)

Speaker: Dr. Chen Min, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 15, 2010

Observation and Simulation of the Diurnal Cycle in the Tropics

Speaker: Prof. Gabriel Lau, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory/NOAA and Department of Geosciences, Princeton University, USA

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 14, 2010

Research on the modeling and simulation of polarimetric scattering and information retrieval for microwave remote sensing

Speaker: Prof. Jin yaqiu, Key Laboratory of Wave Scattering and Remote Sensing Information (MoE), Fudan University

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm


January 14, 2010

Modeling, simulation, inversion and Chang E data validation for microwave observation in China's lunar project

Speaker: Prof. Jin yaqiu, Key Laboratory of Wave Scattering and Remote Sensing Information (MoE), Fudan University

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


January 13, 2010

Rainstorms, Typhoons and Cold Surges in East Asia: Observation, Simulation and Impact of Climate Change

Speaker: Prof. Gabriel Lau, Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Laboratory/NOAA and Department of Geosciences, Princeton University, USA

Time: 5:00pm-6:30pm


December 10, 2009

Multi/Hyperspectral Data Modeling: from spectral clusters to information classes

Speaker: Dr. Xiuping Jia, School of Engineering and Information Technology, University College, The University of New South Wales

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


November 27, 2009

Preparing for Copenhagen: What has Science Learn since IPCC 2007

Speaker: William K. M. Lau, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, USA

Time: 4:30pm


November 20, 2009

Quantitative Assessment of Climate Change and Human Impacts on Long-term Hydrologic Response: a Case Study in a Sub-basin of the Yellow River, China

Speaker: YANG HONG, Associate Professor, School of Civil Engineering and Environmental Sciences, University of Oklahoma

Time: 2:00pm


November 18, 2009

Slip inversion of earthquake fault by integration of GPS and InSAR data

Speaker: Prof. XU Houze, Director of Institute of Geodesy and Geophysics (IGG), Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS)

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


November 13, 2009

Recent advances on multi-image InSAR processing

Speaker: Prof. Daniele Perissin, Research Assistant Professor, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm


October 30, 2009

SAR Ocean and Atmospheric Remote Sensing and Application

Speaker: Dr. Fan Kaiguo, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 23, 2009

Remote sensing of turbidity in seawater intrusion reaches of Pearl River Estuary

Speaker: Prof. Chen Shuisen, Guangzhou Institute of Geography

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 16, 2009

The Application of 3S in Urban Planning

Speaker: Mr. LIU Kam Ming, Silas, Senior Town Planner / Information Systems, HKSAR Planning Department

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 9, 2009

Developing InSAR Technologies for Deformation Monitoring

Speaker: Prof. Ding Xiaoli, Chair Professor of Geomatics and Head of Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 22, 2009

Empowering Sustainable Planning using Multiscale Simulation and Remote Sensing under Rapid Urbanization in Mainland China

Speaker: Prof. Tsou Jinyeu, Director of Center for Housing Innovations, The Chinese of University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 15, 2009

The review of the global disaster emergency response and earth environmental monitoring application of Formosa II satellite

Speaker: Prof Liu Cheng-Chien, Earth Science Department, Cheng Kung University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 11, 2009

GIS-based Spatial Analysis for Heritage Historical Interpretation and Conservation Planning: a Case study of a Great Wall Pass

Speaker: Dr. HE Jie, Research Associate Center for Housing Innovations, CUHK

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


May 18, 2009

Optical Payload in the Earth Observation

Speaker: Prof Jianyu Wang, Associate Director, Chinese Academy of Sciences (Shanghai)

Time: 3:00pm


May 7, 2009

Measurements of atmospheric phenomena over the ocean using SAR

Speaker: Prof.Werner Alpers, University of Hamburg, Germany

Time: 10:15am


April 30, 2009

The Progress of INSAR and PS-INSAR/pol-SAR

Speaker: Prof. Liao Mengsheng

Time: 3:00pm


March 27, 2009

River Plume and Internal Waves in the Columbia River Mouth

Speaker: Prof. Pan Jiayi, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 13, 2009

Research and Practice in 3D City Modeling

Speaker: Dr. HU Mingyuan, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


March 6, 2009

Research on polarized and synthetic SAR land surface parameter inversion

Speaker: Prof. Li Zhen from Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 27, 2009

Remote sensing information retrieved from multi-modal radar

Speaker: Dr. Wei Zhiqiang, Institute of Space and Earth Information Science

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


Feburary 13, 2009

Discovery of hierarchical knowledge from spatial data

Speaker: Prof. Leung Yee, Department of Geography Resource Management, The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 16, 2009

Evaluating Altered Hydrologic Systems in the Metropolitan Los Angeles Region

Speaker: Dr. Jingfen Sheng, Postdoctoral Research Associate, Department of Geography, University of Southern California

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


January 9, 2009

Microwave Scattering Measurement Experiments and Data Analysis

Speaker: Prof. Tong Ling, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


December 9, 2008

Development of the Disaster Montioring and Warning Information System for the Fishery Industry in the PRD region

Speaker: Dr. Fang Chaoyang

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


November 28, 2008

Satellite Radar Observation of the Ocean

Speaker: Dr. Antony K. Liu, NASA Foddard Space Flight Center, USA

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


November 24, 2008

Remote sensing of soil organic matter and soil moisture in Northeast China

Speaker: Dr. Liu Huanjun, Institute of Applied Ecology, CAS (Shenyang)

Time: 4:00pm-4:30pm


November 24, 2008

Highway extraction from high resolution image using wavelet analysis

Speaker: Dr. Li Xiaofeng, Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology, CAS (Changchun)

Time: 4:30pm-5:00pm


November 21, 2008

Development of Research on China Global Change and Earth System Science

Speaker: Prof. Lin Hai, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


October 18, 2008

The first Chinese at South Pole: Global warming from the perspective of polar exploration

Speaker: Academician Dahe Qin, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Time: 4:30pm-5:00pm


October 10, 2008

Sustainable Development of Environmental Ethics and Region

Speaker: Prof. Zheng Du, academician of CAS

Time: 2:30pm-4:30pm


October 10, 2008

Multi-sensor PS analysis in urban sites

Speaker: Daniele Perissin , Politecnico di Milano Dipartimento di Elettronica e Informazione Via Giuseppe Ponzio

Time: 10:30am-11:30am


September 12, 2008

Geostatistics for GIScience

Speaker: Jingxiong Zhang, School of Remote Sensing Information Engineering, Wuhan University

Time: 4:30pm-5:30pm


September 9, 2008

The Progress of Space Exploration and the Chang'e Program in China

Speaker: Prof. Ouyang Ziyuan, Cheif Scientist of China's Lunar Exploration Program

Time: 4:30pm-6:00pm


August 7, 2008

Land use/cover change detection using remotely sensed data: three-case study in Northeast China and Australia

Speaker: Dr. Song Kaishan, Northeast Institute of Geography and Agroecology, CAS

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


June 5, 2008

NN Emulations of Complex Geophysical Mappings: Some Atmospheric and Oceanic Applications

Speaker: Prof. Vladimir Krasnoplosky, Environmental Modeling Center, NCEP/NWS/NOAA (SAIC)

Time: 10:30am


May 9, 2008

Water quality monitoring in Taihu Lake using remote sensing

Speaker: Dr. Ma Ronghua, Nanjing Institute of Geography and Limnology, CAS

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


April 28, 2008

Investigation of atmospheric phenonena over the ocean using spaceborne synthetic aperture radar images

Speaker: Prof. Werner Alpers, University of Hamburg, Germany

Time: 10:30am


April 22, 2008

Case II Water Quality Monitoring from Remote Sensing and in Situ Measurements

Speaker: Dr. Xing Qian-guo, Yantai Institute of Coastal Research, CAS

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


April 18, 2008

Interaction of river plume with coastal upwelling circulation in the northeastern South China Sea

Speaker: Prof. Jianping Gan, Department of Mathematics & Atmospheric, Marine and Coastal Environment (AMCE) Program School of Science, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


April 11, 2008

An Adaptive Inverse Distance Weighting Method for Spatial Interpolation

Speaker: Prof. David Wong, Professor and Chair, Department of Earth Systems and GeoInformation Science, George Mason University, VA USA

Time: 4:00pm


March 28, 2008

SAR remote sensing and ocean applications

Speaker: Prof. Yijun He, Qingdao Institute of Oceanography, CAS

Time: 4:00pm-5:00pm


March 3, 2008

Aerosol, Clouds and Climate

Speaker: Prof. Hans Graf, Department of Geography, University of Cambridge, UK

Time: 10:30am


December 17, 2007

New Insights into Maritime Trade between South China and South East Asia through Archaeology and Remote Sensing

Speaker: Prof. Janice Stargardt, University of Cambridge, UK

Time: 4:30pm


December 10, 2007

Web Architecture for Monitoring and Visualizing Mobile Objects in Maritime Contexts

Speaker: Cyril Ray, Naval Academy Research Institute, France

Time: 10:30am


December 10, 2007

Multi-user collaboration in a distributed and adaptive GIS

Speaker: Mathieu Petit, French Naval academy, France

Time: 10:30am


September 21, 2007

China's Space Programme: Review and Outlook

Speaker: Dr. Sun Laiyan, Administrator, China National Space Administration

Time: 1:30pm


January 19, 2007

Application of Dispersive Rayleigh waves

Speaker: Dr. Zhuang Shuangxi, Hong Kong University, HKSAR

Time: 2:00pm


December 6, 2006

A contextual approach for the development of GIS; Application to maritime navigation

Speaker: Mr. Methieu Petit, PhD student from Naval Academy Research Institute, France

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm


December 6, 2006

Modelling, Simulation and Visualization of Geographic Phenomena in Transportation

Speaker: Dr. Cyril Ray, Research fellow from Naval Academy Research Institute, France

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm


April 21, 2006

The ESLab, its Research/Planning Support System and Recent Application

Speaker: Prof. Juval Portugali, Professor of Geography, Department of Geography and the Human Environment, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Time: 2:30pm-3:30pm


July 29, 2005

GIS application on arsenic related toxicological aspects in an old tin mining area, Thailand

Speaker: Prof. ZHANG Jianjun, Public Health Department, Medical College, Shantou University, China

Time: 3:30pm-4:30pm


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