• BASIC DATA:

Name:

Deren Li

Sex:

Male

Birth Date and Place:

December 31, 1939, Jiangsu Province, China

Nationality:

Chinese

Family Status:

 

Wife:

Yixuan Zhu (Prof. In Close-Range Photogrammetry)

Sons:

Wei Li (born in Nov. 2, 1968)

Bo Li (born in May 6, 1972)

Position:

Prof. and Director of National Key Laboratory for Information Engineering in Surveying, Mapping and Remote Sensing (LIESMARS) at Wuhan University

Employment Period:

1963 to present

Present Address:

129 Luo Yu Road, Wuhan, P. R. China, 430079

Telephone:

+86 27 87865402 (O)

+86 27 87884224 (H)

Fax:

+86 27 87865402

+86 27 87646769

  • EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:

Aug. 1963 – Dec. 1964:

Intern, the Second Surveying Team, National Bureau of Surveying and Mapping, China

Dec. 1964 – Dec. 1970

Technician, Scientific Institute of Surveying and Mapping, National Bureau of Surveying and Mapping, China

Jan. 1971 – Oct. 1975

Technician, Head of Lab, Shijiazhuang Cement Production Factory, China

Oct. 1975 – Sep. 1978

Engineer, Bureau of Surveying and Mapping of Hebei Province, China

Jan. 1982 – Sep. 1986

Lecturer, Head of Photogrammetry Section, Former Wuhan Technical University of Surveying and Mapping (WTUSM), China

Oct. 1986 – Jan. 1997

Prof., Supervisor and Head of School of Information Engineering, WTUSM, China

Feb. 1997 – July. 2000

President of WTUSM, China

Aug. 2000 - present

Director, LIESMARS, Wuhan University, China

  • QUALIFICATIONS:

Sep. 1957 – July. 1963

Diploma at Department of Photogrammetry, WTUSM

Oct. 1978 – Dec. 1981

Master’s Degree, Department of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Majoring in Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, WTUSM (Supervisor: Prof. Wang Zhizhuo)

Mar. 1982 – Aug. 1982

German Studies Program, Beijing Language Studies Institute

May. 1983 – Feb. 1985

Dr.-Ing, Department of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, Stuttgart University of Germany (Supervisor: Prof. F. Ackermann)

 

  • AFFILIATIONS:
    l Academician of Chinese Academy of Sciences
    l Academician of Chinese Academy of Engineering
    l Academician of International Academy of European and Asian Studies
    l Vice President of Chinese Society of Geodesy,Photogrammetry and Cartography
    l Vice President of Chinese Society of Image and Graphics
    l Vice President of Chinese Society of Geography, Affiliated Society of Environmental Remote Sensing
    l Vice President of Hubei Provincial Commission of Science and Technology
    l President of Hubei Society of Surveying and Mapping
    l Honorary President of Hubei Provincial Society of Lands
    l President of Wuhan Association of Occident Homecoming
    l President of Wuhan Sodality of Homecoming Doctor Students
    l Top Scientist of Wuhan Optical Valley, China
    l Commission President III (1988-1992) and Commission VI (1992-1996) of International Society for Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ISPRS)
    l Vice-chairman of CEOS (2004)
    l Chairman of Academic commission of Wuhan University
  • RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:
    l Responsible for development of a combined adjustment system in China
    l Responsible for development of a software package for SPOT image evaluation at analytical plotter and ortho-projector
    l Responsible for research for the application of mathematical morphology in map recognition
    l Responsible for point determination by using GPS in air borne and space borne photogrammetry and remote sensing
    l Responsible for development of Chinese GIS software
    l Research in automatic image interpretation and man-made object identification
    l Visiting Scholar of Bonn University, Germany (Oct. 1982 – May. 1983)
    l Guest Professor of Queens Land University of Technology, Australia (1991)
    l Guest Professor of ETH in Zurich, Switzerland, (1991 and 1995)
    l Guest Researcher of Calgary University, Canada(1994)
  • PUBLICATIONS

    More than 350 technical papers and 8 books have been published