PUBLICATIONS

He, C., Tian, J. Gao, B., and Zhao, Y. (2015). Differentiating climate and human-induced drivers of grassland degradation in the Liao River Basin, China, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment,187(1): 1-14 [PDF]

Tian, J. Jiang, Y., Chen, Y., Li, W., and Mu, N. (2014). Automated human mobility mode detection based on GPS tracking data, IEEE, DOI: 10.1109/GEOINFORMATICS.2014.6950833,187(1): 1-14 [PDF]

He, C., Liu, Z.,  Tian, J. and Ma, Q. (2014). Urban expansion dynamics and natural habitat loss in China: a multiscale landscape perspective, Global Change Biology, (99): 1-8 [PDF]

Zhang, X., Zhao, J. Tian, J. (2014). A robust coinversion model for soil moisture retrieval from multisensor data, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, (99): 1-8 [PDF]

Brock, G., Tian, J., and R. Yarborough (2012) The informal economy of Veracruz state during the Fox era: what do we know of the shadow economy, Journal of Developing Areas 48(2): 153-168 [PDF]

Cao, Y., Y. Wu, Y. Zhang, and J. Tian . (2013). Landscape pattern and sustainability of a 1300-year-old agricultural landscape in subtropical mountain areas, Southwestern China, International Journal of Sustainable Development and World Ecology, DOI:10.1080/13504509.2013.773266 [PDF]

He, C., Zhao, Y., Tian, J., Shi, P. (2012). Modeling urban landscape dynamics in a megalopolis cluster area by incorporating a gravitational field model with cellular automata, Landscape and Urban Planning 113:78-89 [PDF]

Tian, J., Tu, W., Tedders, S. and Chen, D. (2012). A spatial-temporal analysis of low birth weight prevalence in the State of Georgia, USA (1999-2009), GeoJournal,DOI 10.1007/s10708-013-9472-3 [PDF]

He, C., Zhao, Y., Tian, J., Shi, P. and Huang, Q. (2013). Improving change vector analysis by cross-correlogram spectral matching for accurate detection of land cover conversion, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 34(4): 1127-1145 [PDF]

Cao, Y., Wu, Y., Zhang, Y., Tian, J. and Zhang, Q. (2012). Landscape spatial pattern analysis for a trational agricultural landscape of hani terrace in southwestern china, Proceedings of 2012 2nd International Conference on Remote Sensing, Environment and Transportation Engineering, pages: 1547-1550 [PDF]

Chen, D., Cunningham, J., Mooreb, K. and Tian, J.(2011). Spatial and Temporal Aberration Detection Methods for Disease Outbreaks in Syndromic Surveillance Systems, Annals of GIS, 17(4): 211-220 [PDF]

Tu, W., Tedders, S. and Tian, J. (2012). An exploratory spatial data analysis of low birth weight prevalence in Georgia, Applied Geography, 32 (2): 195-207 [PDF]

Li, L., Zhang, X., Holt, J. Tian, J. and Piltner, R. (2012) Estimating Population Exposure to Fine Particulate Matter in the Conterminous U.S. using Shape Function-based Spatiotemporal Interpolation Method, Journal on Computing 1(4) [PDF]

Li, L., Zhang, X., Holt, J. Tian, J. and Piltner, R. (2011). Spatiotemporal interpolation methods for air pollution exposure, Symposium on Abstraction, Reformulation, and Approximation, Catalonia, Spain, July 17-18 [PDF]

He, C., Tian, J., and Hu, D. (2011). Simulation of the spatial stress due to urban expansion on the wetlands in Beijing, China using a GIS-based assessment model, Landscape and Urban Planning 101(3): 269-277 [PDF]

Tian, J. and Chen, D. (2010). Spectral, spatial and temporal sensitivity of correlating MODIS aerosol optical depth with ground-based PM2.5 across southern Ontario, Canadian Journal of Remote Sensing 36 (2): 119-128 [PDF]

Chen, D. and J. Tian (2010). Monitoring spatial and temporal variability of air quality using satellite observation data: a case study of MODIS-observed aerosols in Southern Ontario, Canada, In Ashok Kumar (Eds.), Air Quality, SCIYO [PDF]

Tian, J. and Chen, D. (2010). A semi-empirical model for predicting hourly ground-level fine particulate matter (PM2.5) concentration in southern Ontario from satellite remote sensing and ground-based meteorological measurements, Remote Sensing of Environment 114(2):221-229 [PDF]

Chen, D., Liu, W. Tian, J., and Luciani, P. (2010). Evaluating ecological and environmental impact of urbanization in Greater Toronto Area by using multi-temporal remotely sensed data and land ecological measures, In B. Jiang and X. Yao (Eds.), Geospatial Analysis and Modelling of Urban Structure and Dynamics, Springer [PDF]

Tian, J. and Chen, D. (2007). Optimization in multi-scale segmentation of high-resolution images for artificial feature recognition, International Journal of Remote Sensing , 28(20):4625-4644 [PDF]

Tian, J. and Chen, D. (2007). Evaluating satellite-based measurements for mapping air quality in Ontario, Canada, Journal of Environmental Informatics, 10(1):30-36 [PDF]