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(December 14 to 15, 2012)Foundation and main point of spatial statistics and spatio-temporal analysis

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Time: 9:00 to 10:00 am and 3:00 to 5:30 pm, December 14, 2012

                9:00 am to 12:00 pm, December 15, 2012

Venue: Meeting room 205, Building 572

Speaker: Dr. Ye Xinyue, Bowling Green State University


About the speaker:

Dr. Ye Xinyue is the director of Spatial Economic Analysis Lab,  Regional Development Center, Bowling Green State University (University  Center of Economic Development Bureau, United States Department of  Commerce), tutor of a PhD student from theEarth, Environment, and  Society Institute, an assistant professor, and one of the assessors of  the US National Science Foundation. His main studies focus on  spatio-temporal data analysis, spatial econometrics, open source  software, and urban planning. He was awarded the research and analysis  prize of the Economic Development Institute of American Universities in  2011. He also won the Young Scholar Award for Regional Development and  Planning of the US Geographic Society in 2012. He is the vice managing  editor of the Stochastic Environmental Research & Risk Assessment  (SCI Academic Journal). He co-chaired several projects under the US  National Science Foundation, United States Department of Commerce, and  United States Department of Energy. He was the vice secretary general of  Chinese People Geographic Information Society (CPGIS), chairman of the  International Conference on published of GeoInformatics (2011,2012;EI  Retrieval), and the chairman for developing countries in Regional  Development and Planning and East Asia, Asia Committee of the US  Geographic Society.He is one of developers of famous open source spatial  and temporal analysis software STARS and Pysal. He co-edited six  international academic journals (including SCI and SSCI magazine).