Wenbin Wu

Wenbin Wu

Professor, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences

Education:

2008, PhD, Center for Spatial Information Sciences, the University of Tokyo, Japan

2004, MSC, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, China

1998, B.A, Department of Geography, Central China Normal University, China

Bio:

Wenbin Wu is a full professor of agricultural land use at the Institute of Agricultural Resources & Regional Planning, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences. He specializes in spatial analysis and simulation of agricultural land use changes by integrating remote sensing, GIS, and statistical methodologies. He has made great contributions to land system science and seeks to improve: observing and monitoring of agricultural land system changes underway throughout the world; understanding of these changes as a coupled human–environment system; and spatially explicit modeling of agricultural land use changes and its consequences. He is actively involved in several collaborative research projects in the field of land use, global change, rural development and ecosystem services. He has published over 50 peer-reviewed articles in ISI rated journals and several book chapters