Bo Peng

bo dot peng at wisc dot edu

I am a Ph.D. student in Geographic Information Science (GIS) at University of Wisconsin - Madison, advised by Prof. Qunying Huang. I am also in the master program of Electrical and Computer Engineering (machine learning track) at UW-Madison. Previously, I received the M.Sc. from Chinese Academy of Sciences (2017), and the B.Eng. from Wuhan University (2014).

I've been thinking about leveraging the power of machine learning, optimization, and computer vision to advance remote sensing image understanding for social good applications.

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Research

My research interests span machine learning, computer vision, and remote sensing. I am recently focusing on self-supervised learning of spatial-spectral features in satellite and aerial imagery for disaster response.

Selected Projects
( * denotes the research advisor )
clean-usnob High-resolution Urban Flood Mapping
Bo Peng, Xinyi Liu, Zonglin Meng, Qunying Huang*
Under Review
clean-usnob Fast Real-Time Causal Line-wise Progressive Hyperspectral Anomaly Detection via Cholesky Decomposition
Lifu Zhang*, Bo Peng, Feizhou Zhang, Lizhe Wang, Hongming Zhang, Peng Zhang, Qingxi Tong*
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, October 2017
Teaching

GEOG 377 - Intro to Geographic Information Systems, UW-Madison
Lecturer, Summer 2019
TA, Spring 2019

GEOG 574 - Spatial Database, UW-Madison
TA, Fall 2018

Selected Graduate Coursework

Estimation and Decision Theory, ECE 830, UW-Madison
Learning based Methods in Computer Vision, CS 838, UW-Madison
Probability Theory and Stochastic Processes, ECE 730, UW-Madison
Mathematical Machine Learning, ECE/CS 761, UW-Madison
Machine Learning, CS 760, UW-Madison
Optimizaiton Computing Methods, UCAS
Numerical Computing Methods, UCAS

Education
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Ph.D., Geographic Information Science, Expected 202x
M.Sc., Electrical Engineering (Machine Learning), Expected 2019
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
M.Sc., Geographic Information Systems, 2017
Wuhan University
B.Eng., Remote Sensing, 2014

"Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does." - William James

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