Mailing Address:

206 Morris Hall, Department of Geography

Minnesota State University, Mankato, MN 56001, USA

507-389-2617 (Geography Department)


Office Address: 212-J Armstrong Hall

507-389-2376 (Office); fei.yuan@mnsu.edu

Office Hours of Fall 2017: T & Th 1-2:50pm



  • Ph.D. 2004, University of Minnesota

Courses Taught:

  • Geog373-01 & -02: Introduction to GIS
  • Geog473/573: Intermediate GIS
  • Geog474/574: Introduction to Remote Sensing
  • Geog475/575: Advanced Remote Sensing
  • Geog479/579: GIS Practicum & Programming
  • Geog480/580: GIS for Natural Resources
  • Geog670: Issues of Geographic Techniques
  • Geog458/558: Geography of East Asia (summer online)

Research Interests:

  • Remote sensing of urban and rural environment
  • GIS and spatial modeling
  • Spatial analysis and spatial data visualization
  • Natural resources monitoring, assessment, and management

Selected Publications: