Zhanming Wan

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Research Interests

Geographic Information Systems

Geospatial Data Visualization

Hydrological modeling

Evapotranspiration Retrieval

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Ph.D. Geoinformatics, The University of Oklahoma, 2015.12

Dissertation: “Intelligent Cyberinfrastructure for Big Data Enabled Hydrological Modeling, Prediction, and Evaluation”

M.S. Geographic Information Systems, Eastern Michigan University, 2012.4

B.E. Spatial Informatics and Digital Technology, Wuhan University, 2009.6

Research Experience

Postdoctoral Researcher, Texas Tech University. 2016.5 – present

Graduate Research Assistant, The University of Oklahoma. 2012.8 ~ 2015.12

Graduate Research Assistant, Eastern Michigan University. 2010.8 ~ 2012.4


Zhang, Ke, Xianwu Xue, Yang Hong, Jonathan J. Gourley, Ning Lu, Zhanming Wan, Zhen Hong, and Rick Wooten (2016). iCRESTRIGRS: A coupled modeling system for cascading flood-landslide disaster forecasting. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences (HESS), 1-23. DOI: 10.5194/hess-2016-143.

Wan, Zhanming, Ke Zhang, Xianwu Xue, Zhen Hong, Yang Hong, and Jonathan J. Gourley (2015). Water Balance Based Actual Evapotranspiration Reconstruction from Ground and Satellite Observations Over the Conterminous United States. Water Resources Research, 51 (8), 6485–6499. DOI: 10.1002/2015WR017311.

Xianwu Xue, Ke Zhang, Yang Hong, Jonathan J. Gourley, Wayne Kellogg, Renee A. Mcpherson, Zhanming Wan and Barney N. Austing (2015). New Multisite Cascading Calibration Approach for Hydrological Models: Case Study in the Red River Basin Using the VIC Model. Journal of Hydrologic Engineering. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)HE.1943-5584.0001282.

Wan, Zhanming, Yang Hong, Sadiq Khan, Jonathan Gourley, Zachary Flamig, Dalia Kirschbaum, and Guoqiang Tang (2014). A cloud-based global flood disaster community cyber-infrastructure: Development and demonstration. Environmental Modelling & Software, 58, 86-94. DOI: 10.1016/j.envsoft.2014.04.007.

Weiyue Li, Chun Liu, Zhanming Wan, Yang Hong, Weiwei Sun, Zhiwei Jian, and Sheng Chen (2013). A Cloud-based China s Landslide Disaster Database (CCLDD) Development and Analysis. In 1st International Workshop on Cloud Computing and Information Security. Atlantis Press. DOI: 10.2991/ccis-13.2013.49.

Contact Information

EMAILs: wan.zm@live.com