Carter Wang

Assistant Professor


Contact Info

LA 2358


PhD Geography 2018
Arizona State University

MA Geography 2012
Kansas State University

BS Environmental Science 2010
Minzu University of China, Beijing

Areas of Expertise

Remote Sensing
GIS Applications
Urban Climate and Environment
Land Cover Change
Terrestrial Ecosystems

Selected Publications

Wang, C., Ferguson, K. M., Mody, E. H., Hunting, D., & Hoyt, J. (2019) Data-driven outreach to opportunity youth: Understanding and addressing youth disconnection via population data and GIS technology. Journal of Community Practice, manuscript accepted.

Wang, C.*, Li, Y., Myint, S. W., Zhao, Q., & Wentz, E. A. (2019). Impacts of Spatial Clustering of Urban Land Cover on Land Surface Temperature across Köppen Climate Zones in the Contiguous United States. Landscape and Urban Planning, 192, 103668. (IF: 5.144)

Wang, C., Wang, Z. -H., Wang, C., & Myint, S. W. (2019). Environmental cooling provided by urban trees under extreme heat and cold waves in U.S. cities. Remote Sensing of Environment, 227, 28-43. (IF: 8.218, citation: 5)

Estoque, R. C., Murayama, Y., Lasco, R. D., Myint, S. W., Pulhin, F. B., Wang, C., Ooba, M., & Hijioka, Y. (2018). Changes in the landscape pattern of the La Mesa Watershed – The last ecological frontier of Metro Manila, Philippines. Forest Ecology and Management, 430, 280-290. (IF: 3.126, citation: 3)

Estoque, R. C., Myint, S. W., Wang, C., Ishtiaque, A., Aung, T. T., Emerton, L., Ooba, M., Hijioka, Y., Mon, M. S., Wang, Z., & Fan, C. (2018). Assessing environmental impacts and change in Myanmar's mangrove ecosystem service value due to deforestation (2000-2014). Global Change Biology, 24(11): 5391-5410. (IF: 8.880, citation: 4)