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Dr. Zhiwei Li is currently a Research Assistant Professor at the Department of Land Surveying and Geo-Informatics at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in Cartography and Geoinformation Engineering from Wuhan University in 2020. Before his current affiliation, he worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow and Assistant Research Fellow at Wuhan University from 2020 to 2022. His research interests mainly focus on urban remote sensing, cloud detection and removal, multi-source data fusion, land cover and land use, flood monitoring, etc. He was the PI of three projects funded by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (NSFC) and the China Postdoctoral Science Foundation. The methods and tools he developed have been widely applied to pre-processing of multiple types of satellite images to support national land resources monitoring by the China Land Survey and Planning Institute and other related departments.

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I am seeking 1~2 Research Assistants (for 6 months to 1 year) and one full-time Postdoctoral Fellow (for 2 years) in the area of remote sensing, computer vision, and artificial intelligence. The successful applicant will be appointed as a research staff with the Department of Land Surveying and GeoInformatics at The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and work with Dr. LI and within the PolyU Lab of Earth Observations (POLEIS) led by Prof. Qihao Weng to perform research for projects related to urban land use mapping and flood monitoring. (Join Us)

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Doctor of Engineering, Wuhan University


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