Ph.D., Geography, University of Illinois, Urbana, 2005
M.A., Geography, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 1997
B.A., Geography, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, 1995
Professor Woonsup Choi
Department of Geography
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
P.O. Box 413
Milwaukee, WI 53201
Geog 120: Our Physical Environment - Syllabus (149kb); Online Syllabus (587kb)
Geog 403: Remote Sensing: Environmental and Land Use Analysis - Syllabus (48kb)
Geog 415: Hydrogeography - Syllabus (195kb)
Geog 520: Physical Geography of the City - Syllabus (57kb)
Geog 547: Spatial Analysis - Syllabus (45kb)
Research and Teaching Interests:
Effect of climate change and urbanization on water resources
Geographical Information Sciences
Identification of mid-latitudinal regional and urban temperature variabilities based on regional reanalysis data (with A.P. Keuser and S. Becker), Theoretical and Applied Climatology, DOI: 10.1007/s00704-011-0466-0.
Air temperature variability in Illinois based on weather station records and North American Regional Reanalysis from 1979 to 2006 (with A.P. Keuser and S. Becker), forthcoming in Physical Geography.
Simulating streamflow response to climate scenarios in central Canada using a simple statistical downscaling method incorporating changed variability (with P.F. Rasmussen, A.R. Moore and S.J. Kim), Climate Research, 40(1), 2009, pp. 89-102.
Use of the North American Regional Reanalysis for hydrological modeling in Manitoba (with S.J. Kim, P.F. Rasmussen, and A.R. Moore), Canadian Water Resources Journal, 34(1), 2009, pp. 17-36.
Catchment-scale hydrological response to climate-land-use combined scenarios: A case study for the Kishwaukee River basin, Illinois, Physical Geography 29 (1), 2008, pp. 79-99.
Assessing hydrological impact of potential land use change through hydrological and land use change modeling for the Kishwaukee River basin (USA) (with B.M. Deal), Journal of Environmental Management 88(4), 2008, pp. 1119-1130.
Long-term impacts of land-use change on non-point source pollutant loads for the St. Louis Metropolitan Area, USA (with Y. Wang and B.M. Deal), Environmental Management 35(2), 2005, pp.194-205.