Profile for Gargi Chaudhuri

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Specialty area(s)

GIS, Spatial Simulation Modeling, Land use and land cover change, Network Analysis, and Cartography.

Education

2007 - 2011: Ph.D in Geography, University of California Santa Barbara
2005 - 2007: M.Sc in Geography (Speciality: Cartography), University of Calcutta
2002 - 2005: B.Sc in Geography (Honors, Speciality: Cartography), University of Calcutta. Minor in Political Science and Economics

Teaching history

University of Wisconsin La Crosse

  • GEO 102: Maps & Society
  • GEO 200: Conservation of Environment
  • ESC/GEO 250: Maps and GIS
  • GEO 309: Urban Geography
  • GEO 310: Transportation Geography
  • ESC/GEO 385: Geographic Information System and Science
  • GEO 465: Scripting in GIS
  • GEO 401: Geography Capstone
  • GEO 485: Advanced Geographic Information System

University of California Santa Barbara (Instructor/TA)

  • Geog 12: Maps and Mapping
  • Geog 126: Maps in Science and Society
  • Geog 128: Analytical and Computer Cartography
  • Geog 184: Cartographic Design and Geographic Visualization
  • Geog 210C: Statistical Methods in Geography
  • Geog 288KC/195KC: GIS Research

Professional history

  • 2018 – Present: Associate Professor, Dept. of Geography and Earth Science, University of Wisconsin La Crosse; Affiliated Faculty, Center of South Asia, University of Wisconsin
  • 2012 – 2018: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Geography and Earth Science, University of Wisconsin La Crosse; Affiliated Faculty, Center of South Asia, University of Wisconsin
  • 2011 – 2012: Postdoctoral Fellow, Resilience and Adaptive Management Group, Dept. of Biological Sciences, University of Alaska Anchorage
  • 2011: Instructor, Department of Geography, University of California Santa Barbara
  • 2010: Graduate Student Intern, Summer Intern, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Geographic Information Science and Technology Group, Computational Sciences and Engineering Division
  • 2009 – 2011: Graduate Research Assistant, Dept. of Geography, University of California Santa Barbara
  • 2007 – 2009: Teaching Assistant, Dept. of Geography, University of California Santa Barbara

Research and publishing

  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C. (2019), Modeling an Indian megalopolis– a case study on adapting SLEUTH urban growth model. Computer, Environment, and Urban System, Vol – 77: XX-XX.
  • Chaudhuri, G.,and Foley, S. (2019), DSLEUTH: a distributed version of SLEUTH urban growth model, SpringSim-ANSS 2019, April 29-May 2, Tucson, AZ, USA; ©2019 Society for Modeling and Simulation (SCS) International
  • Chaudhuri, G.(2017), Simulating urban growth in South Asia: A SLEUTH Application, Proceedings of Geocomputation 2017, September 5 – 7, University of Leeds, UK.
  • Chaudhuri, G.,Mishra, N. B. (2016), Spatio-temporal dynamics of land cover and land surface temperature in Ganges-Brahmaputra Delta: A comparative analysis between India and Bangladesh. Applied Geography, 68, 68-83
  • Dutta, S., and Chaudhuri, G. (2015), Mapping Environmentally Sensitive Areas of Rajasthan in Western India, Geographical Review, Vol. 105 (4): 441-461
  • Mishra, N. B., and Chaudhuri, G.(2015), Spatio-temporal Analysis of Trends in Seasonal Vegetation Productivity across Uttarakhand, Indian Himalayas, 2000-2014, Applied Geography, Vol. 56, pp. 29-41
  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C. (2015), On the Spatiotemporal Dynamics of the Coupling between Land Use and Road Networks: Does Political History Matter? Environment and Planning B, Vol. 42: 133- 156
  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C., (2014), Temporal sensitivity in urban growth modeling: A case study using SLEUTH, Transactions in GIS, Vol. 18(2): 302–320
  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C. (2013), The SLEUTH Land Use Change Model: A Review, International Journal of Environmental Resources Research, Vol. 1(1): 88 – 104.
  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C. (2013), How does land use policy affect urban growth? A case study on the Italo-Slovenian border, Journal of Land Use Science, Vol. 8(4): 443-465
  • Chaudhuri, G., and Clarke, K. C. (2011), Temporal limitations of urban growth modelling, Proceedings of Geocomputation 2011, July 20 – 22, University College London, UK.
  • Chaudhuri, G. (2007), Sustainable Tourism in Mountains, The Observer, Student Geographical Association, University of Calcutta, Vol. 45, pp. 42 – 44