Areas of Interest

  • Remote Sensing
  • Earth's Energy budget
  • Climate Change
  • Surface Reflectance and Albedo


  • MS
    Global Environment Change, Beijing Normal University, 2014
  • BE
    Remote Sensing Science and Technology, Wuhan University, 2011


  • Evaluation of the NOAA GOES-R ABI Land Surface Albedo and Reflectance Product Suite, AGU fall meeting 2017
  • Estimation of all-sky instantaneous photosynthetically active radiation from visible infrared imaging radiometer suite data using optimization method. Agro- Geoinformatics, 2017 6th International Conference 2017
  • He, T., Zhang, Y., Liang, S., Yu, Y. and Daniels, J., GOES-R ABI Land Surface Albedo: Algorithm, Validation and Inter-comparison, NOAA satellite conference 2017

Research Topics

  • Geospatial-Information Science and Remote Sensing
BSOS Dean’s Graduate Student Advisory Council (DGSAC)
Panelist at the Earth and Environmental Science Careers Panel, University Career Center
Zhang Yi
2138 LeFrak Hall
Department of Geographical Sciences
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