Ling Bian

Department of Geography
University at Buffalo, State University of New York
301 Wilkeson Quad
Amherst, NY 14261
Tel: 716-645-0484
E-mail: lbian at buffalo dot edu
Curriculum Vitae

Research Interests
Dr. Bian is a Professor in the Department of Geography at the State University of New York of Buffalo. Her research interests are in the integration of GIS with environmental modeling. Her current research projects are in two areas: (1) Individual-based epidemiological modeling,and (2) Inter-operable environmental models. She teaches courses in GIS, remote sensing, geostatistics, GIS for environmental modeling, and a seminar on objects and fields.

Courses Taught
Geo 481/506: Geographic Information Systems
Geo 483/553: Remote Sensing
Geo 479/559: GIS for Environmental Modeling
Geo 503: Networks, Social Networks, and Social Media Networks
Geo 597: Applied Geostatistics
Geo 650: Objects and Fields



Department of Geography, 105 Wilkeson Quad, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14261 Phone: (716) 645-2722