Yuchi Ma

PhD Student


Research Interests

  • Precision Agriculture
  • UAV Mapping
  • Machine Learning & Deep Learning
  • Transfer Learning


B.S. 2017 – Geomatics Engineering, Wuhan University
M.S. 2019 – Civil Engineering, Purdue University
Ph.D. 2023 (expected) – Biological Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison


Ma, Y., Kang, Y., Ozdogan, M., and Zhang. Z., 2019. County-level corn yield prediction using deep transfer learning. In AGU Fall Meeting Abstracts 2019. (submitted)

Ma, Y., Anderson, J., Crouch, S. and Shan, J., 2019. Moving Object Detection and Tracking with Doppler LiDAR. Remote Sensing, 11(10), p.1154.

Li, Q., Ma, Y., Anderson, J., Curry, J. and Shan, J., 2019. Towards Uniform Point Density: Evaluation of an Adaptive Terrestrial Laser Scanner. Remote Sensing, 11(7), p.880.