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Guiming Zhang

Graduate student (Ph.D.)

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Past Education

M.S. Cart/GIS, Beijing Normal University, 2013

Research Areas



Predictive wildlife habitat mapping using citizen-contributed data.


Geog 377 - Intro to GIS, Spring 2016

Teaching Assistant
Geog 578-GIS Applications, Fall 2013
Geog 676-Web Spatial Database Development, Spring 2014
Geog 377-Intro to GIS, Fall 2014
Geog 578-GIS Applications, Spring 2015, Fall 2015


Zhang, G., Huang, Q., Zhu, A. X. & Keel, J. H. (2016). Enabling point pattern analysis on spatial big data using cloud computing: optimizing and accelerating Ripley's K function. International Journal of Geographical Information Science, 1-23. DOI: 10.1080/13658816.2016.1170836

Zhu, A.X., Zhang, G., Wang, W., et al., 2015. A citizen data-based approach to predictive mapping of spatial variation of natural phenomena. International Journal of Geographical Information Science. DOI:10.1080/13658816.2015.1058387

Awards and Honors

Excellent Volunteer in the 29th Olympic Games, 2008

Contact Information

Office: 416 Science Hall

Office Hours: Tue & Thu 10-11:00am @M376

Email: : gzhang45@wisc.edu