Zhiyong Zhou

Zhiyong Zhou

PhD Student in GIScience

University of Zurich

Biography

Interests
  • Outdoor/indoor Wayfinding and Navigation
  • Computational Place Modeling
  • Human-centered Computing
  • Spatial Data Science
Education
  • PhD in GIScience, 2022 (expected)

    University of Zurich

  • MEng in Cartography and Geographic Information Engineering, 2018

    China Unversity of Geosciences (Wuhan)

  • BEng in Geographic Information Systems, 2015

    China Unversity of Geosciences (Wuhan)

News

  • [2021-09-30] Gave a presentation for the short paper in GIScience 2021 Conference.
  • [2020-11-30] Awarded the GRC Travel Grant by Graduate Campus at UZH.
  • [2019-05-28] Gave the PhD concept talk in the Department of Geography at UZH.
  • [2018-09-01] Joined the GIScience Center at University of Zurich.
  • [2018-06-25] Qualified for the graduation from China Unviersity of Geosciences.
  • [2018-05-24] Defended my master thesis, titled with A Hierarchical Spatial Data Model for Map-matching Based Indoor Localization.

Projects

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PhD Project

PhD Project

Computational Hierarchy Modelling of Indoor Spaces for Navigation Guidance in Buildings

iSoNe

iSoNe

An indoor social networking system to drive the interaction between people indoors.

SmartENavi

SmartENavi

A context-aware navigation system for emergency response in buildings.

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