College Introduction

The Institute for Advanced Study (IAS) has been established at Shenzhen University to provide both undergraduate and postgraduate education, focusing on interdisciplinary teaching and research. As a special platform at Shenzhen University, IAS seeks to


Huizeng Liu

Ph.D., Assistant Professor

Shenzhen Overseas High-Caliber Personnel (Peacock Plan, Level C)



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Research Field & Interests:

Moon-based Earth observation and Remote Sensing for Earth Environment Monitoring, and my research interests include Moon- and deep space-based earth observation, Earth radiation budget, radiative transfer simulation, Remote Sensing monitoring of marine ecology and environment, Remote sensing for coastal ecology and environment, Ocean color remote sensing, Ocean color remote sensing atmospheric correction.

Working Experience:

2022.07-present, Institute for Advanced Study, Shenzhen University, Assistant Professor

2019.10-2022.06, MNR Key Laboratory for Geo-Environmental Monitoring of Great Bay, Shenzhen University, Postdoc, Advisor: Prof. Wu Guofeng & Prof. Li Qingquan


2015.09-2019.11, Hong Kong Baptist University, Ph.D., Supervisor: Prof. Zhou Qiming & Prof. Li Qingquan

2012.09-2015.06, Wuhan University, M.S., Supervisor: Prof. Wu Guofeng

2008.09-2012.06, Shandong University of Science and Technology, B.S.

Research Project:

(1) 2021.01-2023.12, National Natural Science Foundation of China, Principal Investigator

(2) 2021.07-2024.06, Development and Reform Commission of Shenzhen Municipality, Participant

(3) 2017.01-2020.12, National Key R&D Program of China, Participant

(4) 2016.01-2018.12, Shenzhen Science and Technology Innovation Commission, Participant

(5) 2015.09-2016.06, Hong Kong Baptist University Faculty Research Grant, Participant


(1) Huizeng Liu, Qingquan Li*, Ping Zhu, Zhongwen Hu, Chao Yang, Yongquan Wang, Aihong Cui, Zuomin Wang, Guofeng Wu*, A Glimpse of Ocean Color Remote Sensing from Moon-based Earth Observations, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2022, 60, 4206811.

(2) Yang Chao; Guo Wenhao; Zhang Chenchen; Cui Aihong; Li Xuecao; Zhao Tianhong; Huizeng Liu; Shi Tiezhu; Xu Gang; Fang Xu; Liu Xu; Zhang Kangyong; Gong Peng; Li Qingquan; Wu Guofeng, Characteristics and trends of hillside urbanization in China from 2007 to 2017, Habitat International, 2022, 120.

(3) Huizeng Liu, Xianqiang He, Qingquan Li, Xianjun Hu, Joji Ishizaka, Susanne Kratzer, Chao Yang, Tiezhu Shi, Shuibo Hu, Qiming Zhou, Guofeng Wu*, Evaluation of ocean colour atmospheric correction methods for Sentinel-3 OLCI using global automatic in-situ observations, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, 2022, 60, 4206319.

(4) Huizeng Liu, Xianqiang He, Qingquan Li, Junjie Wang, Tiezhu Shi, Zhongwen Hu, Chao Yang, Shuibo Hu, Qiming Zhou, Guofeng Wu*, Estimating Ultraviolet Reflectance from Visible Bands in Ocean Colour Remote Sensing, Remote Sensing of Environment, 2021, 258,112404.

(5) Huizeng Liu, Qingquan Li, Yan Bai, Chao Yang, Junjie Wang, Qiming Zhou, Shuibo Hu, Tiezhu Shi, Xiaomei Liao, Guofeng Wu*. Improving satellite retrieval of oceanic particulate organic carbon concentrations using machine learning methods. Remote Sensing of Environment, 2021, 256, 112316.

(6) Wang Zuomin; Hu Shuibo; Li Qingquan; Huizeng Liu; Liao Xiaomei; Wu Guofeng, A Four-Step Method for Estimating Suspended Particle Size Based on In Situ Comprehensive Observations in the Pearl River Estuary in China, Remote Sensing, 2021, 13(24).

(7) Yang Chao; Xia Rongling; Li Qingquan; Huizeng Liu; Shi Tiezhu; Wu Guofeng, Comparing hillside urbanizations of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei, Yangtze River Delta and Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macau greater Bay area urban agglomerations in China, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 2021, 102.

(8) Cui Aihong; Li Jianfeng; Zhou Qiming; Zhu Ruoxin; Huizeng Liu; Wu Guofeng; Li Qingquan, Use of a multiscalar GRACE-based standardized terrestrial water storage index for assessing global hydrological droughts, Journal of Hydrology, 2021, 603(PA).

(9) Shi, Tiezhu; Hu, Xianjun; Guo, Long; Su, Fenzheng; Tu, Wei; Hu, Zhongwen; Huizeng Liu; Yang, Chao; Wang, Jingzhe; Zhang, Jie; Wu, Guofeng, Digital mapping of zinc in urban topsoil using multisource geospatial data and random forest, Science of the Total Environment, 2021, 792.

(10) 周启鸣; 李剑锋; 崔爱红; 刘会增, 中亚干旱区陆地水资源对气候变化的响应, 水文, 2021, 41(02): 8-13+74.

(11) 周启鸣; 李剑锋; 崔爱红; 刘会增, 中亚干旱区陆地水资源评估方法与挑战, 水文, 2021, 41(01): 15-21+72.

(12) Yang, Chao; Huizeng Liu; Li, Qingquan; Cui, Aihong; Xia, Rongling; Shi, Tiezhu; Zhang, Jie; Gao, Wenxiu; Zhou, Xiang; Wu, Guofeng, Rapid Urbanization Induced Extensive Forest Loss to Urban Land in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area, China, Chinese Geographical Science, 2021, 31(1).

(13) Bie, Wanjuan; Fei, Teng; Liu, Xinyu; Huizeng Liu; Wu, Guofeng, Small water bodies mapped from Sentinel-2 MSI (MultiSpectral Imager) imagery with higher accuracy, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 2020, 41(20).

(14) Tiezhu Shi; Chao Yang; Huizeng Liu; Chao Wu; Zhihua Wang; He Li; Huifang Zhang; Long Guo; Guofeng Wu; Fenzhen Su, Mapping lead concentrations in urban topsoil using proximal and remote sensing data and hybrid statistical approaches, Environmental Pollution, 2020, 272(prepublish).

(15) Yang, Chao; Zhang, Chenchen; Li, Qingquan; Huizeng Liu; Gao, Wenxiu; Shi, Tiezhu; Liu, Xu; Wu, Guofeng, Rapid urbanization and policy variation greatly drive ecological quality evolution in Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macau Greater Bay Area of China: A remote sensing perspective, Ecological Indicators, 2020, 115(C).

(16) Liao, Xiaomei; Du, Yan; Wang, Tianyu; Hu, Shuibo; Zhan, Haigang; Huizeng Liu; Wu, Guofeng, High-Frequency Variations in Pearl River Plume Observed by Soil Moisture Active Passive Sea Surface Salinity, Remote Sensing, 2020, 12(3).

(17) Huizeng Liu, Qiming Zhou, Qingquan Li, Shuibo Hu, Tiezhu Shi, Guofeng Wu*, Determining switching threshold for NIR-SWIR combined atmospheric correction algorithm of ocean color remote sensing. ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing, 2019, 153, 59-73.

(18) Huizeng Liu, Shuibo Hu, Qiming Zhou*, Qingquan Li, Guofeng Wu, Revisiting effectiveness of turbidity index for the switching scheme of NIR-SWIR combined ocean color atmospheric correction algorithm, International Journal of Applied Earth Observation and Geoinformation, 2019, 76, 1-9.

(19) Yang, Chao; Li, Qingquan; Zhao, Tianhong; Huizeng Liu; Gao, Wenxiu; Shi, Tiezhu; Guan, Minglei; Wu, Guofeng, Detecting Spatiotemporal Features and Rationalities of Urban Expansions within the Guangdong–Hong Kong–Macau Greater Bay Area of China from 1987 to 2017 Using Time-Series Landsat Images and Socioeconomic Data, Remote Sensing, 2019, 11(19).

(20) Chen Fangyuan; Zhou Xin; Chen Yiyun; Wang Yihan; Huizeng Liu; Wang Junjie; Wu Guofeng, 不同核函数支持向量机和可见-近红外光谱的多种植被叶片生化组分估算, 光谱学与光谱分析, 2019, 39(2): 428-434.

(21) Shuibo Hu, Huizeng Liu*, Wenjing Zhao, Tiezhu Shi, Zhongwen Hu, Qingquan Li, Guofeng Wu*, Comparison of Machine Learning Techniques in Inferring Phytoplankton Size Classes. Remote Sensing, 2018, 10(3), 191

(22) Huizeng Liu, Qingquan Li, Tiezhu Shi, Shuibo Hu, Guofeng Wu*, Qiming Zhou*, Application of sentinel 2 MSI images to retrieve suspended particulate matter concentrations in Poyang Lake. Remote Sensing, 2017, 9(7), 761

(23) Huizeng Liu, Tiezhu Shi, Yiyun Chen, Junjie Wang, Teng Fei, Guofeng Wu*, Improving spectral estimation of soil organic carbon content through semi-supervised regression. Remote Sensing, 2017, 9(1), 29

(24) Huizeng Liu, Qiming Zhou*, Guofeng Wu, Shuibo Hu, Qingquan Li, Adaptation and Validation of the Swire Algorithm for Sentinel-3 Over Complex Waters of Pearl River Estuary, IGARSS 2018, IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, Spain, 2018-07

(25) 刘会增, 刘珏, 石铁柱, 王俊杰, 邬国锋*, 红树林景观格局遥感提取的尺度效应, 遥感信息, 2017, (05): 44-51

(26) Shi Tiezhu; Huizeng Liu; Chen Yiyun; Fei Teng; Wang Junjie; Wu Guofeng, Spectroscopic Diagnosis of Arsenic Contamination in Agricultural Soils, Sensors, 2017, 17(5): 1036.

(27) Huizeng Liu, Guofeng Wu, Tiezhu Shi, Zengyun Hu, Qiming Zhou*, Estimating orthophosphate phosphorus concentration in Shenzhen Bay with remote sensing and legacy in-situ measurements, Earth Observation and Remote Sensing Applications (EORSA), Guangzhou, China, 2016-07-04 to 2016-07-06

(28) 刘会增, 石铁柱, 王俊杰, 陈奕云, 邬国锋*, 利用区域土壤光谱库研究土壤有机碳反演模型传递性, 武汉大学学报(信息科学版), 2016, 41(7) : 889-895

(29) Wang Junjie; Shi Tiezhu; Huizeng Liu; Wu Guofeng, Successive projections algorithm-based three-band vegetation index for foliar phosphorus estimation, Ecological Indicators, 2016, 67: 12-20.

(30) Shi Tiezhu; Huizeng Liu; Chen Yiyun; Wang Junjie; Wu Guofeng, Estimation of arsenic in agricultural soils using hyperspectral vegetation indices of rice, Journal of Hazardous Materials, 2016, 308: 243-252.

(31) Shi Tiezhu; Liu Jue; Hu Zhongwen; Huizeng Liu; Wang Junjie; Wu Guofeng, New spectral metrics for mangrove forest identification, Remote Sensing Letters, 2016, 7(9): 885-894.

(32) 王奕涵; 石铁柱; 刘会增; 王俊杰; 邬国锋, 水稻叶片氮含量反演偏最小二乘模型设计, 遥感信息, 2015, (06): 42-47.

(33) Shi Tiezhu; Wang Junjie; Huizeng Liu; Wu Guofeng, Estimating leaf nitrogen concentration in heterogeneous crop plants from hyperspectral reflectance, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 2015, 36(18): 4652-4667.

(34) Shi Tiezhu; Chen Yiyun; Huizeng Liu; Wang Junjie; Wu Guofeng, Soil Organic Carbon Content Estimation with Laboratory-Based Visible-Near-Infrared Reflectance Spectroscopy: Feature Selection, Applied Spectroscopy, 2014, 68(8): 831-837.

(35) Shi Tiezhu; Huizeng Liu; Wang Junjie; Chen Yiyun; Fei Teng; Wu Guofeng, Monitoring Arsenic Contamination in Agricultural Soils with Reflectance Spectroscopy of Rice Plants, Environmental Science & Technology, 2014, 48(11): 6264-6272.

Awards and Honors

(1) 2021.10, Best Paper award at the “Deep space exploration science, technology and application” China Engineering Science and Technology Forum

(2) 2020.12, Best presentation award at the 9th National Academic Forum for Doctoral Students in Geographic Information Science

(3) 2020.02, Shenzhen Overseas High-Caliber Personnel (Peacock Plan, Level C)

(4) 2018.11, Best student paper award at the 18th Chinese Ocean Color Remote Sensing Forum

(5) 2016.06, Best Student Paper Award at EORSA 2016

(6) 2012.04, College GIS Rising Star at the 2012 College GIS Forum

(7) 2011.12, Grand Prize at the 2011 ESRI Cup Chinese College Students GIS Contest

(8) 2011, National Encouragement Scholarship

(9) 2010.10, Second Prize at the 2010 Chinese College Students GIS Contest

(10) 2010, National Encouragement Scholarship

Academic Responsibility:

(1) Reviewer of academic journals such as IEEE GRSM、IEEE TGRS、JAG、Geoscience and Remote Sensing、Remote Sensing、Resources, Conservation & Recycling、Ocean and Coastal Management、IJRS、遥感学报、武大学报信息科学版.

(2) Reviewer Board Member of the journal Remote Sensing