Areas of Interest

  • GIScience
  • Web GIS
  • Geospatial semantics and ontology
  • Databases

Degrees

  • Degree Type
    BS
    Degree Details
    Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping, 1993
  • Degree Type
    MS
    Degree Details
    GIS, Remote Sensing & Cartography, Peking University, 1996
  • Degree Type
    Ph.D
    Degree Details
    GIScience, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2005
  • Degree Type
    MS
    Degree Details
    Computer Science, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2003
Course Name Course Title Semester Syllabus
GEOG306 Introduction to Quantitative Methods for the Geographic Environmental Sciences Fall 2017 Syllabus
GEOG373 Geographic Information Systems Fall 2017 Syllabus
GEOG498K Web GIS Fall 2017 Syllabus
GEOG306 Introduction to Quantitative Methods for the Geographic Environmental Sciences Fall 2016 Syllabus
GEOG373 Geographic Information Systems Fall 2016 Syllabus
GEOG306 Introduction to Quantitative Methods for the Geographic Environmental Sciences Fall 2015 Syllabus
GEOG373 Geographic Information Systems Fall 2015 Syllabus
GEOG475 Computer Cartography Fall 2015 Syllabus
GEOG373 Geographic Information Systems Spring 2015 Syllabus
GEOG473 Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis Spring 2015 Syllabus
GEOG473 Geographic Information Systems and Spatial Analysis Winter 2015 Syllabus
GEOG373 Geographic Information Systems Fall 2014 Syllabus
GEOG475 Computer Cartography Fall 2014 Syllabus

GIScience research and application.

Develop algorithms and tools to measure semantic similarity, to achieve automated geospatial data integration, and to construct geospatial ontologies.

Research and development of Internet GIS and geospatial portals.

Naijun Zhou
1159 LeFrak Hall
Department of Geographical Sciences
Email
njzhou [at] umd.edu