People

Staff

pub_img_4046.jpg Founder and Director

Senior Research Scientist

Senior Research Programmer

  • Yan Liu (Geography & GIScience and NCSA, UIUC)

Education, Outreach, and Training Coordinator

  • Johnathan Rush (CyberGIS Center for Advanced Digital and Spatial Studies, UIUC)

Research Programmer

Associate Program Manager

Undergraduate Adviser

Postdoc / Research Associate

Visiting Scholar and Student

  • Dr. Zhenhong Du (School of Earth Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, China)
  • Bingxian Lu (NCSA, UIUC), Visiting PhD Student from Dalian University of Technology (China)
  • Dr. Yuan Tian (Institute of Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Systems, Peking University, Beijing, China)
  • Dr. Jianjun Yu (Computer Network Information Center, Chinese Academy of Sciences]], Beijing, China)

Graduate Student

  • Yaping Cai (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Austin Davis (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Yizhao Gao (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Kurt Gimbel (Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Hao Hu (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Don Keefer (Informatics, UIUC), PhD Student
  • Ting Li (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Liping Liu (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Kiumars Soltani (Informatics, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Dandong Yin (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant

Undergraduate Student

  • Benjamin T. Liebersohn (Computer Science, Earlham College), Blue Waters Intern
  • Rui An (Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Jiayu Chen (Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Xinyao Huang (Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Vaibhav Pahwa (Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Varun Somani (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Raghav Bakshi (Mathematics and Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Soumitri Vadali (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Fengling Wang (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Student Intern
  • Shravan Byra (Computer Science, UIUC), Student Intern

Former Staff

Research Scientist

Postdoc / Research Associate

Research Programmer

  • Frank Weng (Geography, UIUC)

Visiting Scholar

Administrative Staff

  • Clarissa Gentzler (School of Earth, Society, and Environment, UIUC)
  • Carolyn Thomas (School of Earth, Society, and Environment, UIUC)

Student

  • Babak Behzad (Computer Science, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Lauren Blackburn (Graphic Design, Informatics, UIUC), Design Assistant
  • Gregory Bopp (Statistics, UIUC), James Scholars Honor Program
  • Julie Carlson (Geography & GIScience and NRES, UIUC)
  • Wei Chen (Computer Science, UIUC), Web Developer
  • Anthony Cohen (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), Roepke Fellow
  • Cameron Dart (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Dan Dong (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Varun Goel (Geography, UIUC), Research Assistant
  • Mengyu Guo (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), Visiting PhD Student from Tsinghua University (China)
  • Mingze Gao (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Zachary Halasz (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Su Yeon Han (Geography, UIUC), Masters Student, Research Assistant
  • Yiming Huang (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Hannah Kim (Graphic Design, UIUC), Design Assistant
  • Heejun Kim (Geography, UIUC), Masters Student, Fellow
  • Sun Woo Kim (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Brandon Kleszynski (Communications, Computer Science, Informatics, UIUC), Web Developer
  • Chris Korose (M.S. of Geography, UIUC), ISGS (Illinois State Geological Survey)
  • Yuhan Li (Industrial Design, UIUC), Design Assistant
  • Lan Luo (Geography, UIUC), Research Assistant
  • Rita Muehling (Geography, UIUC), Roepke Fellow
  • Rajiv Nair (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Web Developer
  • Garrett Nickel (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Connie Park (Geography, UIUC), Research Assistant
  • Georgy Petukhov (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Programmer
  • Kelly Pisanko (Graphic Design, UIUC), Design Assistant
  • Rupali Raju (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer
  • Yen-Ching Shih (Urbana High School), Student Intern
  • Eric Shook (Geography, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Xiao Wang (Geography, UIUC), Research Assistant
  • Kornelijus Survila (Computer Engineering, UIUC), System Administrator/Web Developer
  • Ke Yang (Computer Engineering, UIUC), Programmer
  • Sheng Ye (Geography, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Boyang Zhang (Geography and Computer Science, UIUC), Honors Program
  • Michael Zhang (Art and Design, UIUC), Research Assistant
  • Zhenhua Zhang (Geography & GIScience and NCSA, UIUC), Visiting PhD Student from the Chinese Academy of Sciences
  • Yanli Zhao (Geography, UIUC), PhD Student, Research Assistant
  • Kelly Ziegenfuss (Geography & GIScience, UIUC), Roepke Fellow
  • Tianxiao Zhang (Computer Science, UIUC), Programmer

Collaborator

Argonne National Lab / University of Chicago

Illinois State Geological Survey

NCSA

  • John W. Towns, Director of Collaborative Cyberinfrastructure Programs

San Diego Supercomputer Center

  • Nancy Wilkins-Diehr, Associate Director

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  • Dr. Jiawei Han, Abel Bliss Professor, Department of Computer Science
  • Dr. Praveen Kumar, Colonel Harry F. and Frankie M. Lovell Endowed Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Dr. Marc Snir, Michael Faiman and Saburo Muroga Professor, Department of Computer Science
  • Dr. Murugesu Sivapalan, Chester and Helen Siess Endowed Professor, Department of Geography and Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering

University of Texas - Austin

  • Dr. David Maidment, Hussein M. Alharthy Centennial Chair Professor, Department of Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering

University of Washington - Seattle

Utah State University

  • Dr. David Tarboton, Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering

U.S. Geological Survey

  • Dr. E. Lynn Usery, Research Physical Scientist, Director of the Center of Excellence for Geospatial Information Science (CEGIS)