Professor Changshan Wu
BOLTON HALL 482
3210 N. Maryland Avenue
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201
2003 Ph.D., Geography, The Ohio State University
1999 M.S., Institute of Remote Sensing Applications, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
1995 B.S., Urban and Environmental Sciences, Peking University, China
Journal Publications and Book Chapters
2013 Chengbin Deng and Changshan Wu*, Improving Small-area Population Estimation: an Integrated Geographic and Demographic Approach, Annals of the Association of American Geographers, forthcoming.
2013 Rama Mohapatra and Changshan Wu, Modeling Urban Growth at a Micro level: a Panel Data Analysis, International Journal of Applied Geospatial Research, forthcoming.
2013 Wenliang Li and Changshan Wu*, A spatially explicit method to examine the impact of urbanization on natural ecosystem service values, Journal of Spatial Science, Forthcoming.
2013 Wenliang Li, Changshan Wu*, Shuying Zang, Modeling urban land use conversion of Daqing City, China: a comparative analysis of stochastic cellular automata and CLUE-S models, Stochastic Environmental Research & Risk Assessment, forthcoming.
2013 Lianru Gao, Bing Zhang, Xu Sun, Shanshan Li, Qian Du, and Changshan Wu, Optimized maximum noise fraction for dimensionality reduction of Chinese HJ-1A hyperspectral data, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, 65, doi:10.1186/1687-6180-2013-65
2013 Chengbin Deng and Changshan Wu*, A spatially adaptive spectral mixture analysis method for mapping subpixel impervious surface distribution, Remote Sensing of Environment, 133, 62-70.
2013 Chengbin Deng and Changshan Wu*, Estimating very high resolution land surface temperature using a spectral unmixing and thermal mixing approach, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 23, 155-164.
2013 Chengbin Deng and Changshan Wu*, Examining the impacts of urban biophysical compositions on surface urban heat island: a spectral unmixing and thermal mixing approach, Remote Sensing of Environment, 131, 262-274.
2013 Bing Zhang*, Shanshan Li, Changshan Wu, Lianru Gao, Wenjuan Zhang, Man Peng, A neighbourhood-constrained k-means approach to classify very high spatial resolution hyperspectral imagery, Remote Sensing Letters, forthcoming
2012 Chengbin Deng and Changshan Wu, BCI: a biophysical composition index for remote sensing of urban environments, Remote Sensing of Environment, 127, 247-259.
2011 Shuying Zang, Changshan Wu, Xiaodong Na*, Impact of Urbanization on Natural Ecosystem Service Values: a Comparative Study, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 179:575588
2011 Wanhui Yu, Shuying Zang*, Changshan Wu, Wen Liu, Xiaodong Na, Analyzing and modeling land use land cover change (LUCC) in the Daqing city, China, Applied Geography, 31 (2), 600-608.
2011 Changshan Wu and Fei Yuan, Remote Sensing of High-Resolution Urban Impervious Surfaces, Urban Remote Sensing: Monitoring, Synthesis and Modelling in the Urban Environment, Edited by Xiaojun Yang
2010 Le Wang and Changshan Wu, Population estimation using remote sensing and GIS technologies, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31 (21), 5569-5570.
2010 Jose L. Silvan-Cardenas, Le Wang*, Peter Rogerson, Changshan Wu, Tiantian Feng, and Benjamin D. Kamphaus, Assessing fine spatial resolution remote sensing for small area population estimation，International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31, 5605-5634.
2010 Chengbing Deng, Changshan Wu*, and Le Wang, Improving Housing Unit Method for Small Area Population Estimation Using Remote Sensing and GIS Information, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31, 5673- 5688.
2010 Rama P. Mohapatra and Changshan Wu, High Resolution Impervious Surface Estimation: an Integration of IKONOS and Landsat-7 ETM+ Imagery, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 76 (12), 1329-1341.
2009 Changshan Wu, Quantifying high-resolution impervious surfaces using spectral mixture analysis, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30 (11), 2915 2932
2008 Fei Yuan, Changshan Wu, and Marvin Bauer, Comparison of various spectral analysis techniques for impervious surface estimation using Landsat imagery, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 74 (8), 1045-1055.
2007 Changshan Wu and Fei Yuan, Seasonal sensitivity analysis of impervious surface estimation with satellite imagery, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 73 (12), 1393-1402.
2007 Changshan Wu and Alan T. Murray, Population estimation using Landsat ETM+ imagery, Geographical Analysis, 39 (1): 26-43.
2007 Changshan Wu, Remote sensing applications in urban socio-economic analysis, in Integration of GIS and Remote Sensing, edited by Mesev, V., John Wiley & Sons Ltd, Chichester, England.
2007 Rama P. Mohapatra and Changshan Wu, Sub-pixel imperviousness estimation with IKONOS image: an artificial neural network approach, Chapter 2, pp21-38, in Remote Sensing of Impervious Surfaces, Edited by Qihao Weng, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis Group.
2006 Danlin Yu and Changshan Wu, Incorporating Remote Sensing Information in Modeling House Values: A Regression Tree Approach, Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 72, 2, 129-138.
2005 Changshan Wu and Alan T. Murray, A cokriging method for estimating population density in urban areas, Computers, Environment, and Urban Systems, 29, 558-579.
2004 Changshan Wu, Normalized spectral mixture analysis for monitoring urban composition using ETM+ imagery, Remote Sensing of Environment, 93 (4), 480-492.
2003 Changshan Wu and Alan T. Murray, Estimating impervious surface distribution by spectral mixture analysis, Remote Sensing of Environment, 84, 493-505
2013 Greg Rybarcyzk and Changshan Wu, Examining the impact of urban morphology on bicycle mode choice, Environment and Planning B, Forthcoming.
2013 Dehua Mao, Zongming Wang*, Changshan Wu, Chunying Ren, Examining forest net primary productivity dynamics and climatic factors in Northeast China from 1982 to 2010, Chinese Geographical Science, Forthcoming.
2013 Haotao Zhao, Bing Zhang*, Changshan Wu, Zengli Zuo, and Zhengchao Chen, Development of a Coordinate Transformation Method for Direct Georeferencing in Map Projection Frames, ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing, 77, 94-103.
2012 Changshan Wu and Rashi Sharma, Housing Submarket Classification: the Role of Spatial Contiguity, Applied Geography, 32 (2), 746-756.
2012 Changshan Wu, Handbook of Applied Spatial Analysis: Software Tools, Methods and Applications, Journal of Regional Science, 52 (2), 386-387.
2010 Greg Rybarczyk and Changshan Wu, Bicycle Facility Planning Using GIS and Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis, Applied Geography, 30 (2), 282-293.
2009 Chris De Sousa, Changshan Wu, and Lynne M. Westphal, Assessing the Effect of Publicly-Assisted Brownfields Redevelopment on Surrounding Property Values, Economic Development Quarterly, 23 (2), 95-110.
2007 Danlin Yu, Dennis Wei, and Changshan Wu, Modeling spatial dimensions of housing prices in Milwaukee, Environment and Planning B 34(6) 1085 1102
2005 Min Wu, Tian Zhao, and Changshan Wu, Public health data collection and sharing using HIPAA messages, Journal of Medical Systems, 29, 303-316.
2005 Changshan Wu and Alan T. Murray, Optimizing public transit quality and system access: the multiple route maximal covering/shortest path problem, Environment and Planning B, 32, 163-178.
2004 Danlin Yu and Changshan Wu, Understanding population segregation from Landsat ETM+ imagery: a geographically weighted regression approach, GIScience and Remote Sensing, 41 (3), 187-206.
Impacts of climatic and land use changes on streamflow and water quality in the Milwaukee River basin, co-PI (PI: Choi, W), WI Groundwater Coordinating Council, United States Geological Survey, March 2013 August 2014, $78,556.
Urban Impervious Surface Estimation using Remote Sensing Techniques: a Simulation Approach, University of Wisconsin Milwaukee Research Growth Initiative, PI, July 2012 Dec 2013, $66,344.
Collaborative research: improving small area population estimation with high resolution remote sensing (with Dr. Le Wang from SUNY at Buffalo and Dr. Frederick Day from Texas State University San Marcos), National Science Foundation, August 2008 Jan 2012, $50,213.
Impervious Surface estimation using IKONOS imagery, Research Infrastructure Program, Wisconsin Space Grant Consortium, PI, June 2005 June 2006, $4,000
GIS analysis of the Milwaukee and Menomonee Rivers: pathogen concentrations and correlations, Center for Urban Population Health, Co-PI, June 2008 May 2009, (PI: Dr. Robert Burlage from School of Health, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), $21,049.
A GIS approach to waterborne infectious disease: cryptosporidium, Center for Urban Population Health, Co-PI, 5/21/07-5/25/08, (PI: Dr. Robert Burlage from School of Health, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee), $30,334.
Assessing the impact of brownfields redevelopment on Residential property values and real estate conditions, US Forest Service, North Central Research Station, Co-PI, September 2005 March 2007, (PI: Dr. Chris DeSousa from Department of Geography at UWM), $51,849
Understanding Lyme Disease and Environmental Relationships in Wisconsin - A remote sensing and GIS approach, The Graduate School Research Committee Awards, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, PI, September 2005 June 2006, $14,527
Current Graduate Students
· Hui Lin, Ph.d. candidate, Dissertation titleHedonic price model and spatial modeling for analyzing urban park system.
· Wenliang Li, Ph.d. candidate, Dissertation title Large-scale urban impervious surface estimation through incorporating temporal and spatial information into spectral mixture analysis
· Yang Song, Ph.d. student
· Miao Li, Ph.d. student, Harbin Normal University
· Haijian Liu, Ph.d. student
· Yingbin Deng, Ph.d. student
· Patience Farmer, MS student
Past Graduate Students
· Chengbin Deng (Ph.d. 2013), Small-area population estimation: an integration of demographic and geographic techniques (currently assistant professor, Department of Geography, SUNY-Binghamton)
· Rama Mohapatra (Ph.d. 2011), "Monitoring and Modeling Urban Growth Using Remote Sensing and GIS Technologies" (currently assistant professor, Department of Geography, Minnesota State University)
· Greg Rybarczyk (Ph.d. 2010), "Bicycle Travel Demand Forecasting Using Geographic Information Systems and Agent Based Modeling", (currently assistant professor, Department of Geography, University of Michigan Flint)
· Rashi Sharma (Ph.d. 2009), "Housing Submarkets: A Spatio-temporal Analysis", (Currently director of Trusanga Educational Services Pvt. Ltd.)
· Stephen W. Mauel (MS, 2008) GIS, GPS, and the USDA Soils Maps: Mapping the Jordan / Prairie Du Chien Contact in Southwestern Wisconsin, (Currently GIS specialist, Wisconsin Geological and Natural History Survey)
· Brandon Meleski, (MS, 2007)
· Qinhua Zhang (MA/MLIS, 2006)
· Greg Rybarczyk, (MS, 2005)