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Dr. Chuyuan “Carter” Wang is an Assistant Research Professor in the School of Geographical Sciences and Urban Planning at Arizona State University. He obtained his master’s degree in Geography at Kansas State University in 2012, and a Ph.D. degree in Geography at Arizona State University in 2018. Carter’s research interests are in the areas of regional climate change, urban climate and environmental dynamics, terrestrial ecosystems, land use land cover change, agricultural and natural resources with the application of remote sensing and GIS. Carter won the first place in the best student poster competition at the regional AAG meeting in 2011. He received the University Distinguished Master’s Thesis Award at Kansas State University in 2012. Carter also received many student research awards, travel awards, and fellowships during his graduate studies in the U.S. that added up to more than $50,000 USD. Carter was selected as the President of the Arizona State University Student Chapter of the American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS) in 2015. He is now serving as the manuscript reviewer of more than 20 international scientific journals.
2018 - Ph.D. (Geography) Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ
2012 - M.A. (Geography) Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS
2010 - B.S. (Environmental Science) Minzu University of China, Beijing, China
Remote sensing, GIS, geospatial statistics, urban climate change, land use land cover change, ecological and agricultural resources management, sUAS-based remote sensing
Referred Journal Articles
Referred Conference Proceedings and Other Publications
Selected Conference Presentations
2019 Finalist, J. Warren Nystrom Award, 2019 AAG Annual Meeting, Washington, DC.
2018 Dissertation completion fellowship, School of Geographical Sciences & Urban Planning, Arizona State University
Finalist, Remote Sensing Specialty Group Student Honors Paper Competition, 2018 AAG Annual Meeting, New Orleans, LA.
2017 University Graduate Fellowship. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.
Outstanding Reviewer Award, Journal of Science of the Total Environment
2016 Finalist, Spatial Analysis and Modeling Specialty Group Student Paper Competition, 2016 AAG Annual Meeting, San Francisco, CA.
2015 A. J. Brazel Research Award. Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ.
2013 College of Arts and Sciences Student Research Travel Award. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.
2012 College nomination for the University Distinguished Thesis Award. Kansas State University, Manhattan, KS.
2011 First place in the student poster competition, Annual Meeting of Great Plains/Rocky Mountain Division of the AAG. Denver, CO.
2010 University distinguished bachelor's thesis award, Minzu University of China
2008 Yi-Ning Scholarship, Minzu University of China
University Global Awareness Scholarship, Dickinson State University
2007-2010 First prize, University Professional Scholarship, Minzu University of China
Association of American Geographers (AAG)
American Geophysical Union (AGU)
American Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ASPRS)
The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi
Academy of Model Aeronautics (AMA)