Jimin Wang

About me

Jimmy, 王际旻

Department of Geography

University at Baffulo, SUNY

#105, Buffalo, NY 14261

contact information


Github Repository

research interests

Spatial Data Science

Spatial-temporal Information retrieval

Spatial Textual Analysis

Geo-Web Service

AI in Geography

GIS Software development


University at Buffalo

M.S., Geographic Information Science

Department of Geography

University at Buffalo(SUNY), NY, U.S.A.

Aug 2018 - (May 2020)

Advisor: Dr. Yingjie Hu

GPA: 3.94

Wuhan University

Bachelor of Engineering, Science and Technology of Remote Sensing

School of remote sensing and information engineering

Wuhan University, China

Aug 2014 - May 2018

Major area: Geographic Information System & Spatial Information Engineering

GPA: 3.61

Research experience

Current Research

EUPEG: an extensible and unified geoparsers platform

GeoAI Lab • UB, SUNY, NY

Advisor: Dr. Yingjie Hu

Work summary: developing a benchmarking web service platform for effective and efficient comparison of geoparsers (algorithms used to extract location information from textual data) using Java, JavaScript, and Python

Aug 2018 - Present

Content based online maps metadata extraction using machine learning

GeoAI Lab • UB, SUNY, NY

Advisor: Dr. Yingjie Hu

Work summary: using Content Based Information Retrieval and Deep Learning methods to identify geo-extent information of general online maps

Jan 2018 - Present

Undergraduate Research

Study of exploring regional industrial agglomeration pattern

School of remote sensing and information engineering • WHU

Advisor: Dr. Zhipeng Gui

Keywords: Industry agglomeration, geovisualization, K-density function, spatio-temporal analysis

Oct 2016 - May 2017

Volunteer trajectory data cleaning and visualization

School of remote sensing and information engineering • WHU

Undergrad research assistant

Keywords: Trajectory data wrangling, C#, Visual Studio 2013, PostgreSQL, database design

Sep 2015 - Dec 2015


1 papers

ISPRS Workshop

(2) Siyu tian, Jimin Wang, and Zhipeng Gui. 2017. A Case Study: Exploring Industrial Agglomeration of Manufacturing Industries in Shanghai using Duranton and Overman's K-density Function. International Archives of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing & Spatial Information Sciences

Awards and fellowships


Wuhan University Second Scholarship, 2017

Wuhan University Second Scholarship, 2016

Wuhan University Third Scholarship, 2015


First prize (1 out of 200 teams), Central China University Mathmetics Model Competition, 2017

Honorable mention, The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling, 2017

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