Gengen Friday He (Lecturer)

Assistant Professor

Geographical Sciences / Faculty of Science and Engineering
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Room 337, Sir Peter Mansfield Building


University of Nottingham Ningbo China


199 Taikang East Road, Ningbo, 315100, China


+86(0)574-88180000 ext.8317


Ph.D The University of Tennessee

M.S Georgetown University

B.S Georgetown University


GIS, Spatial Cognition, Depth Sensor, Indoor Environment, Multi-Sensor Integration

Research interests

Dr. Gengen He focuses on the development and application of geospatial technology to improve human navigation and environmental understanding, data creation in the indoor environment, and integration of optimized modelling algorithms for smartphones, drones, and robotics.  


Indoor Navigation and Multi-Sensor Integration

Depth Sensor Integration on Smartphone and Scanners


Gao, Song and He, Gengen. “Proceedings of the 1st ACM SIGSPATIAL Workshop on High-Precision Maps and Intelligent Applications for Autonomous Vehicles.” SIGSPATIAL17 25th ACM SIGSPATIAL International Conference on Advances in Geographic Information Systems, 2017.  

He, Gengen et al. “Collaborative Navigation in an Unfamiliar Environment with People Having Different Spatial Aptitudes.” Spatial Cognition and Computation, vol. 15, no. 4. 2015, pp. 285-307.

Yan Jingjing, He, Gengen, & Craig Hancock. “Low-Cost Vision-Based Positioning System.” Adjunct Proceedings of the 14th International Conference on Location Based Services, 2018, pp.44-49.

Luo, Xiyun, He, Gengen, et al.  “A Chemical Potential Driven Micro-Membrane Sampler and Its Application for Determination of Trace Carbonyl Compounds in Air.” Talanta, vol 82, no 5. 2010, pp. 1802-1808.

Kelemen, Reka K., He, Gengen et al.  “Classification of T Cell Movement Tracks Allows for Prediction of Cell Function.” International Journal of Computional Biology and Drug Design, vol. 7, 2014, pp. 113-129.