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M.Sc. Zihan Liu


Arcisstr. 21
80333 München

Curriculum Vitae

Since October 2023, Zihan Liu has worked as a research associate (doctoral researcher) at the Chair of Cartography and Visual Analytics. From July 2022 until September 2023, Zihan worked as a student research assistant in the same chair.

Zihan received his Master of Science (M.Sc.) degree from the International Master of Science Programme in Cartography, which is organized by the Technical University of Munich, Vienna University of Technology, Desden University of Technology, and the University of Twente, in September 2023. Prior to that, he received his Bachelor of Engineering (B.Eng.) degree in Geodesy and Geomatics Engineering from Wuhan University in June 2021, with a minor in Business Administration (Ziqiang Entrepreneurship Program). 

Research Interests

  • Urban Mobility: Traffic Safety, Active Mobility, Human-Vehicle Interaction
  • Visual Analytics in Mobility and Urban Science
  • Network and Complexity Science


  • Courses

    • Geoinformation (M.Sc. Transportation Systems; SS24)

    • Spatial Visual Analytics (M.Sc. Geodesy and Geoinformation; SS24)

  • Theses

    • Real-Time Visualization of Parking Status on Roads: A Case Study in Munich (J. Li, B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, ongoing, co-supervised with Y. Feng & J. Xue)

    • Scene Completion and Dynamic Object Reconstruction from LiDAR Point Cloud (J. Huang, M.Sc. Robotics, Cognition, Intelligence, ongoing, co-supervised with Y. Feng & J. Xue)

  • Seminars

    • How to Delineate a City: a Remote-Sensing Perspective (Z. Zhang, ESPACE Seminar, SS24)

  • Others

    • Great Geodetic Excursion 2024 (M.Sc. and B.Sc. Geodesy and Geoinformation; SS24)




  • Chen, Chuan; Feng, Yu; Wei, Mengyi; Liu, Zihan; Luo, Peng; Wang, Shengkai; Meng, Liqiu: A hyper-knowledge graph system for research on AI ethics cases. Heliyon 10 (7), 2024, e29048 mehr…


  • Liu, Zihan; Luo, Peng; Murphy, Christian E.; Meng, Liqiu: The Potential of VGI and Traffic Flow Generation Model for Solving the Traffic Sensor Location Problem. Abstracts of the ICA 6, 2023, 1-2 mehr…