photo: fahuiFahui Wang

Cyril & Tutta Vetter Alumni Professor


Ph.D. City & Regional Planning, The Ohio State University, 1995
M.A. Economics, The Ohio State University, 1993
B.S. Geography, Peking University, 1988


Fahui Wang’s current work focuses on spatially-integrated social sciences, public policy and planning (S3P3).

Selected Publications

Kang, C., L. Shi, F. Wang, Y. Liu. 2020. How urban places are visited by social groups? Evidence from matrix factorization on mobile phone data. Transactions in GIS. DOI: 10.1111/tgis.12654

Hu, Y., C. Wang, R. Li, F. Wang. 2020. Estimating a large drive time matrix between zip codes in the United States: A differential sampling approach. Journal of Transport Geography 72. DOI: 10.1016/j.jtrangeo.2020.102770

Wang, F., C. Wang, Y. Hu, J. Weiss, J. Alford-Teaster, T. Onega. 2020. Automated delineation of cancer service areas in northeast region of the United States: a network optimization approach. Spatial and Spatio-temporal Epidemiology 33:100338. doi:10.1016/j.sste.2020.100338 (PMID: 32370938)

Wang, F. 2020. Why public health needs GIS? A methodological review. Annals of GIS 26: 1-12. DOI: 10.1080/19475683.2019.1702099

Hu, W., J. Tan, M. Li, F. Wang, and J. Wang. 2020. Impact of traffic on the spatiotemporal variations of spatial accessibility of emergency medical services in inner-city Shanghai. Environment and Planning B: Urban Analytics and City Science 47: 841-854. DOI: 10.1177/2399808318809711

Courses Taught

Geog 4037: Geography of China
Geog 4047: Geographic Information Systems
Geog 4073: Urban Geography
Geog 4077: Economic Geography
Geog 7935: Advanced Quantitative Methods
Geog 7945: Socio-economic Applications of GIS


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