The CyberInfrastructure and Geospatial Information (CIGI) Laboratory researches and develops cutting-edge cyberinfrastructure to advance geospatial sciences and technologies. Currently, specific research areas include:
Computationally intensive spatial analysis and modeling
Computational theories and methods in geographic information science
CyberGIS and cyberinfrastructure
Data-intensive computational science
Multi-scale geospatial problem solving and spatiotemporal synthesis
CIGI includes a number of faculty, staff, and students from multiple institutions who have diverse disciplinary expertise such as Computational and Information Sciences, Computer Science, Environmental Science and Engineering, Geography, Hydrology, and Statistics. Dr. Shaowen Wang is CIGI founder and director.