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  Journal Special Issues and Books on

Environmental Sustainability

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Towards a Sustainable Earth through Remote Sensing 

A recent essay on environmental sustainability can be found here.

This web page showcases my works on this topic and serves as a call for opportunities for potential collaboration and cooperation with researchers of similar interests. 

Special Issues on Environmental Sustainability I edited or co-edited:

  • Weng, Q., Gamba, P., Chen, K.-S., Wang, G.X. and W. Yao (Guest Editors). 2019. “Environmental Sustainability in the Asian-Pacific Region”, special issue of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations & Remote Sensing, in progress.
  • He, Y., Weng, Q., Li, Z., Proctor, C. and B. Lu. 2019. “Remote Sensing for Terrestrial Ecosystem Health”, special issue of Remote Sensing, in progress.
  • Weng, Q., Sagan, V. and G. Chen. 2018. "Advances in Remote Sensing of Land-Cover and Land-Use Changes", special issue of Sensors, in progress.
  • Chen, G. and Q. Weng (Guest Editors). 2018. “Remote Sensing of Our Changing Landscapes with Geographic Object-based Image Analysis”, special issue of GIScience & Remote Sensing, Vol. 55, Issue 2.
  • Weng, Q., Wang, G., Xian, X., and H. Liu (Guest Editors), 2017. “Societal and Economic Benefits of Earth Observation Technologies”, special issue of Remote Sensing, Vol. 8(10) - Vol.9(10).
  • He, Y. and Q. Weng (Guest Editors), 2016. “Remote Sensing of Human-Environment Interactions along the Urban-Rural Gradient”, special issue of Remote Sensing, Vol. 8, Issues 2-11.
  • Weng, Q. and G. Xian (Guest Editors). 2015. “Earth Observation Techniques for Sustainable Development”, special issue of IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 12, Issues 5-10 (in conjunction with EORSA 2014).
  • Weng, Q. and G. Xian (Guest Editors). 2013. “Earth Observation Techniques for Regional and Global Environments”, special issue of IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, Vol. 10, Issues 3-5 (in conjunction with EORSA 2012).
  • Zhou, Y., Weng, Q. and N.B. Chang (Guest Editors). 2012. “Advances in Remote Sensing for Monitoring Global Environmental Changes”, special issue of Journal of Applied Remote Sensing, Vol. 6(1).
  • Weng, Q., Quattrochi, D.A. and T. Carlson (Guest Editors). 2012. “Remote Sensing of Urban Environments”, special issue of Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 117: 1-134.
  • Weng, Q., Zhang, J. Gamba, P., and G. Xian (Guest Editors). 2009. “Remote Sensing of Regional Land Use and Land Cover”, special issue of IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations & Remote Sensing, Vol. 2(2). (in conjunction with EORSA 2008).
  • Weng, Q., Quattrochi, D.A. and G. Xian (Guest Editors), 2008. “Remote Sensing of Land Surface Properties, Patterns, and Processes”, special issue of Sensors, Vol. 7-8.
  • Weng, Q. and D.A. Quattrochi (Guest Editors). 2006. “Thermal Remote Sensing of Urban Areas”, special issue of Remote Sensing of Environment, Vol. 104(2): 119-255.
  • Weng, Q. and Y.D. Wei (Guest Editors). 2003. “Land Use and Land Cover Changes in China under the Reform and Globalization”, special issue of Asian Geographer, 22(1-2).
Special Issues on Environmental Sustainability I oversaw:

Books on Environmental Sustainability that I edited/co-wrote:

  • Weng, Q. 2016. Remote Sensing for Sustainability. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor and Francis, pp. 366.
  • Zhang, H. Lin, H. Zhang, Y. and Q. Weng. 2015. Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces in Tropical and Subtropical Areas. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor and Francis, pp. 174.
  • Weng, Q. 2014. Global Urban Monitoring and Assessment through Earth Observation. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press/Taylor and Francis, pp. 440.
  • Wang, G.X. and Q. Weng. 2013. Remote Sensing of Natural Resources. Boca Raton, FL: , pp. 580.
  • Weng, Q. 2007. Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces, Boca Raton, FL: pp. 454.