Dr. Yong Wang

Brewster A Wing, Room 221, Dept. of Geography, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC 27858

wangy@ecu.edu, and (252) 328-1043





Brewster Building is shown. A Wing is facing the 10th street or parking lot, B Wing on the left, D Wing on the back, and C Wing on the right.



Teaching (Spring 2012):


1.     Geography (Geog) 1250 The Water Planet, Tu. Th., 3:30-4:45 pm, Room 203, Wing D, Brewster Building

2.     Geog 4420 Remote Sensing of Environment II, Tu. Th., 12:30-1:45 pm, Room 201, Wing C, Brewster Building

3.     Geog 6420 Advanced Remote Sensing, Tu. Th., 12:30-1:45 pm, Room 201, Wing C, Brewster Building

Office Hours: 8:00-11:30 am (Tu. Th.) or by an appointment.


Current Research Activities:

1.     A forest biomass study using SAR and LIDAR datasets,

2.     A pilot study using SAR, and other geo-spatial datasets to update the National Wetlands Inventory (NWI) maps,

3.     The North Carolina View (NCView) development program of AmericaView consortium,

4.      Using remotely sensed and geo-spatial datasets and sea level rise affecting marshes model (SLAMM) to investigate coastal/estuarine wetland changes, and

5.      Reducing recreational boating accidents through advanced risk analysis.

A Complete List of Articles Published or in Press in Referred Journals (02/2012).



Director, Undergraduate Studies in Geography, East Carolina University


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