photo: fahuiFahui Wang

James J. Parsons 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

Wang, F. 2015. Quantitative Methods and Socioeconomic Applications in GIS (2nd ed.)  Boca Raton, FL: Taylor & Francis.  Overview

Wang, Y., F. Wang, Y. Zhang and Y. Liu. 2018. Delineating urbanization “source-sink” regions in China: Evidence from mobile app data. Cities. DOI: 10.1016/j.cities.2018.09.016

Hu, Y. F. Wang, C Guin, and H. Zhu. A spatio-temporal kernel density estimation framework for predictive crime hotspot mapping and evaluation. Applied Geography 99: 89-97.

Hu, Y., F. Wang, and I. Xierali. 2018. Automated delineation of Hospital Service Areas and Hospital Referral Regions by modularity optimization. Health Services Research 53: 236-255.

Wang, F. 2018. Inverted Two-Step Floating Catchment Area method for measuring facility crowdedness. Professional Geographer 70: 251-260.

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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Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-6629
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