University of Wisconsin–Madison

Kai Liu

Visiting Scholar (Axing Zhu)

Research Areas

Digital terrain analysis; GIS Applications in Geomorphology; Parallel Computing

Current Research

Gully features extraction in loess plateau.

Recent Publications

Liu, K., Tang, G., Jiang, L., Zhu, A. X., Yang, J., & Song, X. (2015). Regional-scale calculation of the LS factor using parallel processing. Computers & Geosciences, 78, 110-122.

Jiang, S., Tang, G., & Liu, K. (2015). A New Extraction Method of Loess Shoulder-Line Based on Marr-Hildreth Operator and Terrain Mask. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0123804.

Jiang, L., Tang, G., Liu, X., Song, X., Yang, J., & Liu, K. (2013). Parallel contributing area calculation with granularity control on massive grid terrain datasets. Computers & Geosciences, 60, 70-80.

Kai Liu, Guoan Tang, Shen Jiang. Research on the classification of terrain texture from DEMs based on BP neural network[C], Geomorphometry 2013, Nanjing, 2013.

Huang, Xiaoli, Kai Liu, and Liyang Xiong. "The Influence of DEM Resolution on the Extraction of Terrain Texture." In Geomorphometry for Geosciences, edited by Jaroslaw Jasiewicz, Zbigniew Zwoliński, Helena Mitasova and Tomislav Hengl, 123-125. Poznań, Poland, 2015.

Contact Information

Phone: (608) 338-8626

Email: kliu77@wisc.edu