USDA Forest Service

Pacific Southwest Research Station


Pacific Southwest Research Station
800 Buchanan Street
West Annex Building
Albany, CA 94710-0011

(510) 559-6300

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Center for Urban Forest Research

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Qingfu Xiao
Research Water Scientist - Land, Air and Water Resources %28LAWR%29, UC Davis
Phone: (530) 759-1727

Center for Urban Forest Research
Pacific Southwest Research Station
USDA, Forest Service

1731 Research Park Dr.
Davis, CA 95618

Ph: (530) 759-1700
Fx: (530) 756-1409

Research Interests/Duties
Qingfu works for the Land, Air and Water Resources hydrologic sciences and does joint research with the Center. He studies urban forest influences on urban hydrology, and measures and models urban hydrological processes. He is also involved in mapping urban forests using GIS and remote sensing. Qingfu received a Bachelor's of Science degree in Computer Science from Huazhong University of Science and Technology in the People's Republic of China and then received both a Master's and a Ph.D. in Hydrologic Sciences from UC Davis. He enjoys bringing Urban Forestry and Urban Hydrology together in his and the Center's research.
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