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Fahui Wang

James J. Parsons Professor

  • Department Chair

Campus address
262A Howe-Russell-Kniffen Geoscience Complex
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803
Phone: 225-578-6629
Fax: 225-578-4420
Office hours: MWF 08:00 - 10:00

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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.  For an overview, click HERE
  • Wang, F., Y. Hu, S. Wang, and X. Li. 2017. Local Indicator of Colocation Quotient with a statistical significance test: examining spatial association of crime and facilities. Professional Geographer 69: 22-31. DOI: 10.1080/00330124.2016.1157498
  • Jia, P., F. Wang, and I. Xierali. 2017. Delineating hierarchical Hospital Service Areas in Florida. Geographical Review. DOI: 10.1111/j.1931-0846.2016.12207.x
  • Li, X., F. Wang, and S. Xiao. 2017. A two-step approach to planning new facilities towards equal accessibility. Environment and Planning B-Planning & Design. DOI: 10.1177/0265813516657083
  • Hu, Y., F. Wang, and I. Xierali. 2017. Automated delineation of Hospital Service Areas and Hospital Referral Regions by modularity optimization. Health Services Research. DOI: 10.1111/1475-6773.12616


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

Geog 4047:  Geographic Information Systems (online), to be offered in Summer 2017 (session B)