an image
  Contact Information


   Department of Geography,
  Geology, & Anthropology

  
   600 Chestnut St.
  Science Building RM159
  Indiana State University
  Terre Haute, IN 47809

  Phone: (812)237-2255
  Fax: (812)237-8029
  E-mail:
  qweng@indstate.edu;
  qhweng@gmail.com



Home >>Presentations

 
 Conference Presentations and Published Abstracts
(sole presenter, unless specified)

2010    2009        2008            2007            2006

2005            2004            2003            2002

2001            2000            1999            1998

                       1997            1996            Before 1996
_______________________________________________
2010
  • 2010. Weng, Q., Liu, H., Hu, X. and D.A. Quattrochi. Urban environmental characteristics and the outbreak of West Nile Virus: a preliminary study. AAG Annual Conference, Washington, DC, April 14-18, 2010.


2009

  • 2009. Recent advances in remote sensing of urban heat islands, 2nd International Conference on Earth Observation and Global Change, Chengdu, China, May 24-29.
 
  • 2009. Remote sensing of impervious surfaces in the urban areas: which algorithm should be applied, 2009 Joint Urban Remote Sensing Event, Shanghai, China, May 20-22.
 
  • 2009. Modeling urban heat islands and their relationship with impervious surface and vegetation abundance by using Terra's ASTER images. AAG Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 22-27.
 
  • 2009. Hu, X. and Q. Weng. Impervious surface extraction from IKONOS imagery using an object-based approach. AAG Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 22-27.
 
  • 2009. Liu, H., and Q. Weng. Trend Analysis of West Nile Virus Dissemination in California, U.S.A. AAG Annual Conference, Las Vegas, Nevada, March 22-27.
 
  • 2009. Liu, H., Weng, Q. and D. Gaines. Effects of West Nile Virus infection in birds and the environmental and socioeconomic variables in human disease incidence of West Nile Virus in northern Virginia, USA. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 8-13.
 
  • 2009. Wilson, C.O. and Q. Weng. Predicting surface water quality and its relation with urban land cover change in the Lake Calumet area, greater Chicago. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 8-13.
 
  • 2009. Rajasekar, U. and Q. Weng. Diachronous analysis of urban surface temperatures: an urban heat island perspective. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 8-13.
 
  • 2009. Hu, X. and Q. Weng. An object-based approach for classification of impervious surfaces from high spatial resolution imagery. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 8-13.
  • 2008. Modeling urban heat islands and their relationship with impervious surface and vegetation abundance by using Landsat images. 17th William T. Pecora Memorial Remote Sensing Symposium, Denver, Colorado, November 18-20, 2008.
 
  • 2008. Remote sensing data requirements for estimating and mapping urban impervious surfaces. The XXI Congress of the International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Beijing, China, July 3-11.
     
    • 2008. Urban remote sensing: practice, problem, and prospect. ASPRS Western Great Lakes and Eastern Great Lakes Regions Joint Summer Meeting, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June 12-14.
     
    • 2008. Liu, H. and Q. Weng. Multi-temporal analysis of the relationships between WNV dissemination and environmental conditions in Indianapolis, IN. ASPRS Annual Convention, Portland, Oregon, April 28 - May 2.
     
    • 2008. Hu, X. and Q. Weng. Estimation of impervious surface of Beijing, China with spectral normalized images using LSMA and ANN. ASPRS Annual Convention, Portland, Oregon, April 28 - May 2.
     
    • 2008. Liang, B. and Q. Weng. Fractal characteristics of the land use and land cover changes in Indianapolis, USA. ASPRS Annual Convention, Portland, Oregon, April 28 - May 2.
     
    • 2008. Rajasekar, U. and Q. Weng. Space and time analysis of urban heat island using Landsat images. ASPRS Annual Convention, Portland, Oregon, April 28 - May 2.
     
    • 2008. Urbanization and climate change: a case study of Guangzhou, China. AAG Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, April 15-19.
     
    • 2008. Weng, Q. and X. Hu. Use of medium spatial resolution satellite imagery for estimating and mapping urban impervious surfaces: Which method is better, LSMA or ANN? AAG Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, April 15-19.
     
    • 2008. Liang, B. and Q. Weng. Fractal characteristics of the land use and land cover changes in Indianapolis, USA. AAG Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, April 15-19.
     
    • 2008. Wilson, C.O. and Q. Weng. Urbanization and its implications for water quality and runoff in the Calumet river watershed, greater Chicago area, Illinois. AAG Annual Conference, Boston, Massachusetts, April 15-19.

    2007  
    • 2007. Estimating and mapping urban impervious surfaces: reflection on spectral, spatial, and temporal resolutions. 2007 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 10-14.
     
    • 2007. Rajasekar, U. and Q. Weng. Space-time analysis of urban heat islands using MODIS data. ASPRS Annual Convention, Tampa, Florida, May 7-11.
     
    • 2007. Hu, X. and Q. Weng. Extracting impervious surface using spectral mixture analysis with multi-temporal ASTER images. ASPRS Annual Convention, Tampa, Florida, May 7-11.
     
    • 2007. Liu, H. and Q. Weng. Influence of land surface temperature and landscape pattern on the West Nile Virus propagation in Chicago. ASPRS Annual Convention, Tampa, Florida, May 7-11.
     
    • 2007. Liu, H. and Q. Weng. Scaling-up effect on examination of seasonal variations in the relationship between landscape pattern and land surface temperature in Indianapolis, U.S.A. AAG Annual Conference, San Francisco, March 17-21.
     
    • 2007. Spatial variations of urban land surface temperatures. Joint Conference of 4th International Symposium Remote Sensing and Data Fusion over Urban Areas and 6th International Symposium Remote Sensing of Urban Areas, Paris, France, April 11-13.
    To the top

    2006 
    • 2006. Weng, Q. and U. Rajasekar. Spatial and temporal dynamics of land surface temperatures and urban heat islands in metropolitan Indianapolis using MODIS data. 2006 American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting, San Francisco, California, December 11-15.
     
    • 2006. An analysis of seasonal variability of satellite detected land surface temperatures and urban heat islands. 36th COSPAR (Committee on Space Science, International Council for Science) Scientific Assembly, Beijing, China, July 16-23.
     
    • 2006. An evaluation of spatial interpolation accuracy of elevation data. 12th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling, Vienna, Austria, July 10-12.
     
    • 2006. Changes in urban landscape composition in Indianapolis, 1991-2000: An analysis with the V-I-S model and spectral mixture analysis. ASPRS Annual Convention, Reno, Nevada, May 1-5.
     
    • 2006. Hu, X. and Q. Weng. Extracting impervious surface from medium spatial resolution imagery using spectral mixture analysis and artificial neural networks. ASPRS Annual Convention, Reno, Nevada, May 1-5.
     
    • 2006. Liu, H. and Q. Weng. Seasonal urban thermal patterns based on land surface temperatures measured from ASTER imagery. ASPRS Annual Convention, Reno, Nevada, May 1-5.
     
    • 2006. Sub-pixel analysis of the urban landscape dynamics in Indianapolis. AAG Annual Convention, Chicago, March 7-11.
     
    • 2006. Li, G. and Q. Weng. Satellite Estimation of Population Density Using Landsat ETM+ Image. AAG Annual Convention, Chicago, March 7-11.
    To the top

    2005  
    • 2005: Tao, L. and Q. Weng. Spatial Accessibility of Primary Healthcare in Cook County, IL. 2005 ESRI Health GIS Conference, Chicago, IL, October 23-26. 

    • 2005: Urban Air Pollution Patterns, Land Use, and Thermal Landscape: An Examination of the Linkage Using GIS. AAG Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, April 4-9.
     
    • 2005. Liang, B. and Q. Weng. A Multi-Scale Analysis of Census-Based Land Surface Temperature Variations and Determinants in Indianapolis, AAG Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, April 4-9.
     
    • 2005.  Li, G. and Q. Weng. Measuring Quality of Life in Indianapolis through Remote Sensing and Census. AAG Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, April 4-9.
     
    • 2005:  Modeling Urban Heat Islands in Indianapolis: Physically Based vs. Statistically Based Models. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 7-11.
     
    • 2005. Liu, H. and Q. Weng. Uncertainty Assessment in Landscape Metrics for an Enhanced Landsat ETM+ Image. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 7-11, 2005.
     
    • 2005. Li, G. and Q. Weng. Satellite Estimation of Population Density in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA, Using Landsat ETM+ Imagery. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 7-11, 2005.
     
    • 2005. Liang, B. and Q. Weng. A Multi-Scale Analysis of Census-Based Land Surface Temperature Variations and Determinants in Indianapolis. ASPRS Annual Convention, Baltimore, Maryland, March 7-11, 2005.
     
    • 2005: Weng, Q., Li, G., Burch, D. and J. Morley. Assessing Urban Quality of Life in Terre Haute Using Remote Sensing and GIS Technology - An Experiential Learning Opportunity. The Engaged Campus - An Annual Showcase of Educational Excellence at Indiana State University, Feb. 9-11.
    • 2004:  A Sub-Pixel Analysis of Urbanization Effect on Land Surface Temperature and Its Interplay with Impervious Surface and Vegetation Coverage in Indianapolis. ASPRS Annual Convention,Denver, Colorado, May 23-28, 2004. 
      • 2004:  Use of Remote Sensing and GIS to Mange Urban Heat. Indiana GIS 2004 Conference, Indianapolis, Feb. 25-26, 2004.
       To the top

      2003
      • 2003: Estimation of Land Surface Temperature -Vegetation Abundance Relationship for Urban Heat Island Studies in Indianapolis City, USA, ASPRS Annual Convention, Anchorage, Alaska, May 5-9.
       
       
      • 2003:  Satellite Detection of Land Use and Land Cover Changes in Metropolitan Indianapolis. Indiana GIS 2003 Conference: Securing Our Future, Indianapolis, Feb. 27-28, 2003.
      To the top

      2002 
      • 2002:  Fractal Analysis of Satellite-Detected Urban Heat Island Effect. ASPRS Annual Convention, Washington, D.C., April 23-27, 2002.
       
      • 2002: Cartographic Method of DEM Creation and Accuracy Assessment. Indiana GIS 2002 Conference: Moving to the Mainstream, Indianapolis, Feb. 28-March 1, 2002.
      To the top

      2001 
      • 2001:  (Weng, Q. and L. Qiao) Urban growth analysis with remote sensing and GIS: The case of Guangzhou, China. ASPRS Annual Convention, St. Louis, Missouri, April 23-27, 2001.
       
      • 2001:  Spatial analysis of urban growth impacts on biomass with Landsat TM data. AAG Annual Meeting, New York City, New York, February 27-March 3, 2001.
      To the top

      2000 
      • 2000:  Using variograms to evaluate uncertainty in DEMs. Southeast Division, AAG, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Nov. 19-21, 2000.
       
      • 2000:  Linking socioeconomic drivers to urban growth to environmental effects: a modeling approach with GIS and remote sensing. 4th International Conference on Integrating GIS and Environmental Modeling, Banff, Alberta, Canada, September 2-8, 2000.
       
      • 2000: A methodology for conceptualizing and quantifying uncertainty of Digital Elevation Models. 9th International Symposium on Spatial Data Handling, Beijing, China, August 10-12, 2000.
       
      • 2000: Evaluating land use change dynamics in the Zhujiang Delta of China using satellite remote sensing, GIS and stochastic modeling. ASPRS Annual Convention, Washington, DC. May 22-26, 2000.
       
      • 2000: Environmental impacts of accelerated urban growth in the Zhujiang Delta, China. AAG Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, April 4-8, 2000.
      To the top

      1999  
      • 1999: A remote sensing-GIS evaluation of urban expansion and its impact on surface temperature in the Zhujiang Delta, China. Southeast Division, AAG, Tampa, Florida, Nov. 20-23, 1999.
      To the top

      1998 
      • 1998: DEM accuracy: comparison of cartographic and photogrammetric method of data     acquisition. GIS/LIS 98. ASPRS-AAG-ACSM-URISA, Fort Worth, Texas, Nov.8-12.
       
      • 1998:  Spatial interpolation accuracy of elevation data: evaluation and visualization. ASPRS-RTI Annual Convention. Tampa, Florida, March 30-April 3, 1998.
       
      • 1998:  Spatial interaction modeling in a GIS environment. AAG, Boston, Massachusetts, March 25-29.
       
      • 1998:  Comparative study of spatial interpolation accuracy. ACSM Annual Convention and Exhibition, Baltimore, Maryland, March 2-5, 1998.
       
      • 1998:  Use of GIS to develop digital floodplain database for the state of Georgia. 13th Annual Southeastern Geography Student Conference, Feb. 6-7, 1998, Athens, Georgia.
      • 1997:  Integration of GIS and spatial analysis for spatial economic pattern analysis. Southeast Division, AAG, Birmingham, Alabama, Nov. 23-25, 1997.
       
      • 1997:  Modeling the spatial economic patterns in P. R. China using GIS. GIS/LIS 97, Cincinnati, Ohio, October 28-30, 1997.
      To the top

      1996 
      • 1996:  Modeling the spatial economic patterns in P. R. China using GIS. Southeast Division, AAG, Athens, Georgia, Nov.24-26, 1996.
      To the top

      Before 1996 
      • 1992.  The early agriculture and cultural ecology of the Zhujiang Delta. Annual Conference of Guangdong Ethnological Society, Guangzhou, China, December 2-4, 1992.
       
      • 1991:  The rise of philosophy of geography. Second Conference of Youth Geographers Committee, China Society of Geographers, Guangzhou, China.
       
      • 1991:  The schools of geographical thought. Second Conference of Youth Geographers Committee, China Society of Geographers, Guangzhou, China.
       
      • 1988:  Philosophizing on physical geography. Guangdong Province Society of Geographers, Guangzhou, China.





       
      Design downloaded from free website templates.