Jue Wang, Assistant Professor


Home Campus:
U o f T Mississauga

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (2019)

Other Degrees:
MPhil – Hong Kong Polytechnic University (2012)
BSc – Sun Yat-sen University (2009)

Contact Information:

Phone: +1 (905) 569-5770

Office (UTM): William Davis Building, Room 3259

Email: gis.wang@utoronto.ca


Personal Website: http://juewang.space

Research Interests:

  • GIScience, spatial analysis, and big data
  • Health geography and environmental health
  • Time geography and human mobility

Teaching This Academic Year:

GGR321 Geographic Information Processing

GGR278 Geographical Information Systems

GGR494 Special Topics in GIS

Selected Publications:

Wang, Jue, and Mei-Po Kwan. 2018. “An Analytical Framework for Integrating the Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Environmental Context and Individual Mobility in Exposure Assessment: A Study on the Relationship between Food Environment Exposures and Body Weight.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15 (9): 2022–2045. doi: 10.3390/ijerph15092022.

Kwan, Mei-Po, Jue Wang, Matthew Tyburski, David H. Epstein, William J. Kowalczyk, and Kenzie L. Preston. 2019 “Uncertainties in the Geographic Context of Health Behaviors: A Study of Substance Users’ Exposure to Psychosocial Stress Using GPS Data.” International Journal of Geographical Information Science 33 (5): 855-876. doi:10.1080/13658816.2018.1503276.

Wang, Jue, and Mei‐Po Kwan. 2018. “Hexagon-Based Adaptive Crystal Growth Voronoi Diagrams Based on Weighted Planes for Service Area Delimitation.” ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 7 (7): 257–276. doi:10.3390/ijgi7070257.

Zhang, Xue, Jue Wang, Mei-Po Kwan, and Yanwei Chai. 2019. “Reside nearby, behave apart? Activity-space-based segregation among residents of various types of housing: A case study in Beijing, China.” Cities 88 (May): 166-180. doi: 10.1016/j.cities.2018.10.009.

Wang, Jue, Mei-Po Kwan, and Yanwei Chai. 2018. “An Innovative Context-Based Crystal-Growth Activity Space Method for Environmental Exposure Assessment: A Study Using GIS and GPS Trajectory Data Collected in Chicago.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15 (4): 703–726. doi:10.3390/ijerph15040703.

Wang, Jue, Kangjae Lee, and Mei-Po Kwan. 2018. “Environmental Influences on Leisure-Time Physical Inactivity in the U.S.: An Exploration of Spatial Non-stationarity.” ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 7 (4): 143–165. doi:10.3390/ijgi7040143.

Wang, Jue, Mei-Po Kwan, and LinBing Ma. 2014. “Delimiting Service Area Using Adaptive Crystal-Growth Voronoi Diagrams Based on Weighted Planes: A Case Study in Haizhu District of Guangzhou in China.” Applied Geography 50 (June): 108–119. doi:10.1016/j.apgeog.2014.03.001.

Dong, Weihua, Jing Ran, and Jue Wang. 2012. “Effectiveness and Efficiency of Map Symbols for Dynamic Geographic Information Visualization.” Cartography and Geographic Information Science 39 (2): 98–106. doi:10.1559/1523040639298.