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Xin Yan


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GG Building, Room 313
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Research Interests:
Wetland remote sensing; Blue Carbon; Climate Change; Environmental Policy; GEOAI; Natural research; Big Earth Data; GIS
University of Georgia, Department of Geography, 2023 – Present
Ph.D. student and research assistant in Geography
Iowa State University, Department of Geological and Atmospheric Sciences, 2021 – 2023
Master student and teaching assistant in Earth Science
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS), Aerospace Information Research Institute, State Key Laboratory of Remote Sensing Science, 2018 – 2021
Master in Electronic and Communication Engineering
Shandong Agricultural University, College of Information Science and Engineering, 2014 – 2018
Bachelor in Surveying and Mapping Engineering
David F. Morehouse Fund in Geological Sciences at Iowa State University, 2021, 2022
Selected Publications:
Yan, X., Wang, R. and Niu, Z. Response of China’s Wetland NDVI to Climate Changes. Wetlands 42, 55 (2022).
X. Yan and Z. Niu, ”Reliability Evaluation and Migration of Wetland Samples,” in IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, vol. 14, pp. 8089-8099, 2021, doi:10.1109/JSTARS.2021.3102866.
• Wang, R., Yan, X., Niu, Z., and Chen, W. (2021). Long-Term Changes in Inland Water Surface Temperature across China Based on Remote Sensing Data, Journal of Hydrometeorology, 22(2), 523-532. 10.1175/JHM-D-20-0104.1

Major Professor

Deepak R Mishra

Merle C. Prunty, Jr. Professor and Associate Head

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