Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Academician of CAS, Professor
Huadong GUO is a Professor of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) Institute of Remote Sensing and Digital Earth (RADI), an Academician of CAS, a Fellow of The World Academy of Sciences for the advancement of science in developing countries (TWAS), and a Fellow of the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences (IEAS). He presently serves as President of the International Society for Digital Earth (ISDE), Past-President of the ICSU Committee on Data for Science and Technology (CODATA), Science Committee Member of the Integrated Research on Disaster Risk (IRDR) programme co-sponsored by ICSU, ISSC and UNISDR, Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Digital Earth and Chairman of the Chinese National Committee for ISDE and China Committee for IRDR. He specializes in the science of remote sensing and its applications, and has conducted ground-breaking research on the information mechanisms of remote sensing, radar for Earth observation, and Digital Earth science. Prof. Guo has published more than 400 papers and sixteen books, and is the principal awardee of thirteen national and CAS prizes.