Yi Qi

Yi Qi

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Title Spatial Scientist
Address 315 Hardin Hall
3310 Holdrege Street
Lincoln NE
68583-0973
Phone 402-472-8195
FAX 402-472-2946
E-mail yqi7@unl.edu
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Selected Publications

Dashti, H., Glenn, N.F., Ustin, S., Mitchell, J.J., Qi, Y., Ilangakoon, N.T., Flores, A.N., Silván-Cárdenas, J.L., Zhao, K., Spaete, L.P., & Graaff, M.d. (2019). Empirical Methods for Remote Sensing of Nitrogen in Drylands May Lead to Unreliable Interpretation of Ecosystem Function. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 1-12 Online
Qi, Y., Ustin, S., & Glenn, N. (2018). Imaging Spectroscopic Analysis of Biochemical Traits for Shrub Species in Great Basin, USA. Remote Sensing, 10, 1621-1632 Online
Yi Q., Dennison P. E., Jolly M.W., Kropp R.C., Riano, D. (2016) Seasonal relationships between foliar moisture content, heat content and biochemistry of Lodgepole Pine and Big Sa gebrush Foliage. International Journal of Wildland Fire25 (5): 574-578. Online
Yi Q., Dennison P. E., Jolly M.W., Kropp R.C., Brewer S.C. (2014) Spectroscopic Analysis of Seasonal Changes in Live Fuel Moisture Content and Leaf Dry Mass. Remote Sensing of Environment 150: 198-206. Online
Dennison, P.E., A.K. Thorpe, E.R. Pardyjak, D.A. Roberts, Y.Qi, R.O. Green, E.S. Bradley, and C.C. Funk. (2013) High spatial resolution mapping of elevated atmospheric carbon dioxide using airborne imaging spectroscopy: Radiative transfer modeling and power plant plume detection. Remote Sensing of Environment 139: 116-129. Online

Educational Background

  • Other - China University of Geosciences, Wuhan, Bachelor of Engineering in GIS (2004)
  • MS - Northern Illinois University, Geography (2008)
  • PhD - University of Utah, Geogrpahy (2014)

SNR Program Area(s)

  • Applied Climate and Spatial Science

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Areas of Interest

  • Remote Sensing
  • Spatial Data Science
  • GIS
  • Applied Ecology

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Graduate Program(s)

Master of Science in Natural Resource Sciences


including specializations in
  • Applied Ecology
  • Bio-Atmospheric Interactions
  • Geographic Information Systems
  • Remote Sensing

Doctor of Philosophy in Natural Resource Sciences


including specializations in
  • Applied Ecology
  • Bio-Atmospheric Interactions