Dr. Yongze Song is a Lecturer and Doctoral Supervisor at Curtin University, Australia, and a Fellow of Royal Geographical Society (with IBG), UK. He has expertise in developing geospatial methods and implementing Earth data for sustainable infrastructure. He developed a series of geospatial methods and 6 R packages with over 70,000 downloads globally for understanding geographical and spatial data. He published over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles in the fields, including articles in 35 Q1 journals and 2 ESI highly cited papers. He is a recipient of 12 awards at international and national levels, such as the Global Young Scientist Award, Global Top 1% Peer Review Awards in Geosceinces, and Australian National Location Data First Prize. He is an Editorial Board Member of “GIScience & Remote Sensing” (IF 6.238, Q1), and Managing Guest Editor of “International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation” (IF 5.933) and “Remote Sensing” (IF 4.848). He serves for over 30 peer-reviewed journals as a reviewer.
Faculty Website; ResearchGate; Google Scholar; Publons; CV
Special Issue Call for Papers: “Recent Advances in Geocomputation and GeoAI for Mapping”.
Submission deadline: 1 July 2022
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Honours and Professional Services
2021, Global Young Scientist Award (Top 10)
2021, Editorial Board Member: GIScience & Remote Sensing, Taylor & Francis.
2021, Managing Guest Editor: International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation: Special Issue “Recent Advances in Geocomputation and GeoAI for Mapping”
2021, Scientific Program Committee Member: AGILE 2021 (the 24rd Conference), The Association of Geographic Information Laboratories in Europe (AGILE), 8-11 June, 2021, Crete, Greece
2020, Fellow of Royal Geographical Society (with the Institute of British Geographers), United Kingdom
2020, Managing Guest Editor: Remote Sensing: Special Issue “Remote Sensing on Land Surface Albedo”
2019, Global Peer Review Award: Top reviewers in Geosciences (Top 1%) and Top reviewers in Cross-field (Top 1%), Publons
2019, Chancellor’s Award for Exceptionally High Standard in the PhD Thesis, Curtin University
2019, Chinese Government Award for Outstanding Self-Financed Students Abroad (Top 0.1% Globally)
2018, National Honourable Mention: Exploring the Oceans Award, GovHack, Australia
2017, National Honourable Mention: STEM Award, GovHack, Australia
2016, Australian National First Prize: Location Data First Prize, GovHack, Australia
2015, Outstanding Graduate Award (Top 1%)
2013, National Scholarship for Postgraduates (Top 1%), China
2012, International Honourable Mention Certificate in Interdisciplinary Contest in Modelling Certificate of Achievement (ICM), COMAP and NSA, USA
2011, National Scholarship (Top 1%), China
2011, International Honourable Mention Certificate in Mathematical Contest in Modelling Certificate of Achievement (MCM), COMAP and NSA, USA
~ 2021, Reviewer for over 30 international peer-reviewed journals
Published over 40 peer-reviewed journal articles, including 35 Q1 journal articles and 2 ESI highly cited papers. Developed 6 R packages with over 70,000 downloads globally.
Editorial Board Member of “GIScience & Remote Sensing“, Managing Guest Editor of JAG and RS, and Reviewer for over 30 international journals. Received 12 awards at international and national levels.