Apr 2009
Dr. Bingjing Liang (CUEC fellow) has accepted tenure-track position in the Geography and Geology Department at Mansfield University in Pennsylvania

Mar 2009
Mr. Xuefei Hu won the second place in AAG Remote Sensing Specialty Group 2009 student honors paper competition. His paper is entitled: Impervious Surface Extraction from IKONOS Imagery Using and Object-Based Approach.

Jan 2009
Professor Qihao Weng has been appointed as Associate Editor of the ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing. Publisher's Note

Oct 2008
Professor Xiaohua Tong visited Indiana State University on October 16th, 2008.

Dr. Tong is a full professor and deputy chairperson at Department of Surveying and Geo-Informatics, Tongji University, Shanghai, China. He is currently visiting professor at University of California - Santa Barbara with Prof. Michael Goodchild. During his visit Dr. Tong delivered a talk on: "Modeling and Processing Uncertainties in Geospatial Data and Analysis: Recent Developments."

Aug 2008
Ms. Bingqing Liang of CUEC was appointed as a faculty at Department of Geography, Western Illinois University.

July 2008
Dr. Weng attended the XXI ISPRS Congress, Beijing, July 3-11, 2008, where he gave an oral presentation on remote sensing data requirements for urban impervious surface mapping, and also chaired the Working Group VIII/1 - Human Settlement and Impact Analysis.

July 2008
Dr. Weng delivered a keynote address at 2008 International Workshop on Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Applications, Beijing, June 30- July 2, 2008. This event is co-sponsored by IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society.

June 2008
The researchers from CUEC (Dr. Weng, Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar and Xuefei Hu) participated and presented their research at the ASPRS WGL/EGL Joint Summer Meeting which was held in Milwaukee, Wisconsin on June 13. Dr. Weng was the program chair for this event.

May 2008
Dr. Qihao Weng was awarded a senior fellowship from NASA.

Apr - May 2008
The researchers from CUEC (Dr. Weng, Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar, Xuefei Hu, Bingqing Liang, Minjuan Cheng and Jing Han) participated and presented their work at the 74 ASPRS annual meeting held at Portland, Oregon.

Apr 2008
Umamaheshwaran Rajasekar (CUEC researcher) won First Place honors,\ in 12th Annual Undergraduate-Graduate Research Showcase hosted by Indiana State University, under the category Physical Science/Technology/Engineering: Oral Presentation ($150 award), for his presentation titled "Space-Time Analysis of Urban Heat Island".

Mar 2008
Ms. Guying Li successfully defended her PhD dissertation. She is now currently working as a researcher at Auburn University, Alabama.