The CyberInfrastructure and Geospatial Information (CIGI) Laboratory researches and develops cutting-edge cyberinfrastructure to advance geospatial sciences and technologies. Currently, specific research areas include:
Computational and data sciences
Computationally intensive spatial analysis and modeling
Geographic information science and systems
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.