Qinghua Guo

Professor, Institute of Botany, Chinese Academy of Sciences.

Adjunct Researcher, Sierra Nevada Research Institute.

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Ph.D. Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, UC-Berkeley

M.S. Institute of Remote Sensing and GIS, Peking University, China

B.S. Department of Urban and Environmental Science, Peking University, China

Research Interests

Geographic Information Science, Lidar application, Geographical One-class Data, Climate Change and Terrestrial Ecosystem.

Work Experience

Assistant professor, Associate Professor, Full Professor, School of Engineering, UC Merced

Professional Services

Editorial Board, Remote Sensing

Deputy Director of the Research Center for UAV Applications and Regulations, Chinese Academy of Sciences


Awards and Group Memberships

Erdas Award for Best Scientific Paper in Remote Sensing: American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing

Second Honorable Mention recipients for the Talbert Abrams Award: American Society for Photogrammetry & Remote Sensing

Faculty Development Award: UC Merced

Student Honors Paper Competition (2nd place): Remote Sensing Specialty Group: 100th Annual Meeting of the Association of American Geographers

Carolyn Meek Scholarship: UC Berkeley

Jiu Ding-Xuan Scholarship: Peking University

Outstanding Youth Scientist Award: Peking University

Excellent Academic Scholarship: Peking University

Excellent Social Work Award: Peking University