CyberGIS Center @ UIUC

Dr. Zhiyu Li is a Research Programmer in the CyberGIS Center at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC). He currently leads the hydro and innovative app team that develops cyberGIS technologies and applications to support the water science research community. Dr. Li holds a Ph.D. in Environmental Science from the University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, and he was a postdoc researcher at Brigham Young University before he joined UIUC.

Getting Started with Interactive Mapping and Data Visualization (2021 GIS Day Workshop)

This notebook will walk you through some basic techniques of conducting Interative Mapping and Data Visualization in the CyberGIS-Jupyter environment We will retrieve the latest COVID-19 data from the Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH) website, examine and preprocess the data, make plots of daily new cases by counties using matplotlib, create an interactive map with ipyleaflet to visualize weekly channge of new cases across the state, and finally link map and plot together After finishing this notebook, you will have a "app-style" ...