Dapeng Li

Dapeng Li

Assistant professor of GIscience, South Dakota State University


  • Ph.D. in Geography (Geographic Information Science and Cartograhy), Department of Geography, University of Utah -- 2016
  • M.S. in Cartograhy and Geographic Information Systems. Institute of Remote Sensing & GIS, Peking University, China -- 2011
  • B.S. in Geographic Information Systems, School of Information Engineering, China University of Geosciences, China -- 2008




Dapeng Li was a postdoctoral researcher in the Center for Systems Integration and Sustainability. His Ph.D. dissertation focuses on wildfire evacuation modeling in the American west.  His research interests include GIS and its applications in emergency management, public health, transportation, and sustainability. He is working on using agent-based modeling to study telecoupling systems during his postdoc training.


Title Book/Journal Year
Evolution of multiple global virtual material flows Science of The Total Environment 2019
Climate variability and trends at a national scale Scientific Reports 2017