Welcome! I am Ziqi Li.
A creative full-stack software developer,
A young geographer,
A noob LoL and Hearthstone player,
And, a nerd.
M.A. in Geography
Expected in May 2016
Graduate Research Assistantship (on NSF funded project CALM)
Current GPA 4.0/4.0Sep 2014 - present
Measured in-situ end of season active layer depth of permafrost on CALM grids. Performed maintenance on climate station network across North Slope of Alaska.Aug 2015
Providing technical support on project entitled Transportation Policies for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth.
Automating geographic, agricultural and economic data processing and statistical analysis primarily using Python and R.Jun 2015 - May 2015
xVoice is a social voice-messaging IOS app. As the co-founder and core developer, I worked on full-stack development using Django, MySQL and AFNetworking.xVoice.io May 2015
Li, Z., & Shiklomanov, N. (2015). Effects of Arctic Urban and Industrial Development on Land Surface Temperature: A Case Study for the Norilsk Region, Russia. Association of American Geographers (AAG), Chicago IL, April 2015.Apr 2015
Li, Z., Zhang, Z. and Davey, K. (2015), Estimating Geographical PV Potential Using LiDAR Data for Buildings in Downtown San Francisco. Transactions in GIS. doi: 10.1111/tgis.12140Read more Mar 2015
EarthQuick is an IOS app showing world wide earth quakes during the past 24 hours. As the owner I used AFNetworking to retrieve live earthquake GeoJson feeds from USGS and display them on iPhone using Google Maps SDK for IOS.View on iTunes Nov 2014
B.S. in Geomatics and Minor in Computer Science
Diploma of Excellence in GIS
Graduation on Dean's Honours List
Excellent academic standing
Cumulative GPA 3.9/4.0 (CS GPA 4.0/4.0)Sep 2012 - Jul 2014
B.Eng. in Remote Sensing Information and Technology
Chinese Universities Entrance ScholarshipSep 2010 - Jul 2012
Waterloo Carpool is a carpool information sharing IOS app. As the co-founder and core developer, I worked on full-stack development using Spring Roo, PostgreSQL on Heroku.View on iTunes Mar 2014
Analyzed field-measured GPS and spatial species data and connected with protected areas and climate variables in Ghana and Madagascar.
Worked with Dr. Nyeema Harris in Department of Environmental Science, Policy and ManagementAug 2013
Supervised by Dr. W. Shen and Dr. Ying Li in Satellite Environment Center
Processed and analyzed MODIS imagery for monitoring urban heat island in Beijing over past decade.Jun - Jul 2013