Xin Wang


Department of Geomatics Engineering


University of Regina

Contact information


Office: 403.220.3355

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Research and teaching

Research areas

  • Advanced analytics & AI
  • Big Data
  • Artificial intelligence & data analytics
  • Smart cities

Research activities

Location Recommendation Methods,Trajectory Mining, Spatial Clustering Algorithms and Systems, Data Analytical Methods for Oil and Gas Applications , Data Mining for Transportation, Environment and Health Applications 


Dr. Xin Wang is a Professor at the Department of Geomatics Engineering Schulich School of Engineering at the University of Calgary, where she develops novel algorithms and methods to analyze large geospatial data sets. Dr. Xin Wang holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science, MSc. in Software Engineering from Northwest University, China and a Ph.D in Computer Science from University of Regina. Her current research interests are spatial databases and spatial data mining, big spatio-temporal data analytics, data mining for oil and gas, ontology and knowledge engineering in GIS, web GIS and location-based social networks. She is an executive member and treasurer of Canadian Artificial Intelligence Association (CAIAC).  


2018       Research Achievement Award, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary.

2017       Graduate Educator Award, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary.

2015      Outstanding Teaching Performance for ENGO351, Schulich School of Engineering, University of Calgary.