Liem Tran

Associate Professor

306 Burchfiel Geography Building
Phone: 865-974-6034
E-mail: ltran1@utk.edu

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Liem Tran is an environmental geographer and GIS/geospatial analyst. His primary research interests include integrated regional vulnerability assessment and the use of artificial intelligence (e.g., fuzzy set theory, neural network, and cellular automata) in geographic analysis and modeling. He has been in the core team of the US EPA's Regional Vulnerability Assessment (ReVA) program since 2000. He has developed various integration techniques, distance measures for ReVA.

Topics of expertise: environment, artificial intelligence in geographic analysis and modeling, regional vulnerability assessment