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Anbo Li Associate Professor

Research Interests: 
  • Geographic information security and copyright protection
  • Geological modeling and simulation

Educational Background

PhD, Cartography and Geographical Information System, Nanjing Normal University. (2007)

BA, Geology, Lanzhou University. (1996)

Visiting scholar, Geography, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2013.05---2014.05.


Research Interests

Geographic information security and copyright protection, geological modeling and simulation

Research Projects

1.  Nanjing urban and rural construction land suitability evaluation system, National 863 major project sub topics, host, 2009-2010.

2.  Research on Key Technologies of copyright protection for two GIS vector data products, National 863 project, 2006AA12Z222, vice director, 2006-2009.

3.  Map aesthetics and its visual quality measurement and control method research, High level talent research fund project of Nanjing Normal University, host, 2008-2011.

4.  The policy and law of China's geographic information security, Major Program of National Natural Social Foundation of China, 11&ZD162, participate, 2012-2015.

5.  Vector grid integration of geographic data geometric accuracy of the model and method of research, National Natural Science Foundation of China, D010701, participate, 2014-2017.

6.  Vector geographic data watermarking detection model research, National Natural Science Foundation of China, 41071245, participate, 2011-2013.

7.  GIS vector data copyright marking algorithm benchmarks and evaluation methods research, Doctoral fund of Ministry of Education, participate, 2012-2014.

Journal Articles

1.  Li A, Wang H, Zhou W. Scrambling encryption of vector digitalmap based on 2D chaos system[J]. Zhongguo Kuangye Daxue Xuebao/journal of China University of Mining & Technology, 2015, 44(4):747-753.

2.  Schubert U, Kraft G, Walther E. Research on place names and address segmentation in geocoding system[J]. Science of Surveying & Mapping, 2010, 35(2):46-48.

3.  Anbo L I. Real-time Copyright Protection for Spatial Data Files[J]. Journal of Geo-Information Science, 2009, 11(1):18-23.

4.  An-Bo L I, Guo-Nian L, Li B X, et al. Review of Copyright Marking Technology of DLG Production[J]. Bulletin of Surveying & Mapping, 2008.

5.  Anbo L I, Guonian L U, Sun X, et al. Smart Development of WebGIS Based on Customization Platform[J]. Geo-Information Science, 2007, 9(4):57-63.

6.  An-Bo L I, Shuo-Ben B I, Pei A P, et al. Research and Construction of GIS for Field Archaeology[J]. Geography and Geo-Information Science, 2004, 20(1):39-40.

7.  Zhang C, Anbo L I, Guonian L V, et al. A Reversible Watermakering Algrithm for Vector Map Based on Angle Modulating[J]. Journal of Geo-Information Science, 2013, 15(2):180-186.

8.  Zhang C, LI An bo Nantong University, Nantong, et al. Application of data cache in real estate registration management system[J]. Science of Surveying & Mapping, 2009, 34(3):226-228.

9.  Zhang C, An-Bo L I, Zhou L C. Research on the model of universal borehole log[J]. Science of Surveying & Mapping, 2012, 37(6):122-124.

10.  Zhang L, Anbo L I, Guonian L V, et al. Study on Adaptive Watermark of GIS Vector Data[J]. Geo-Information Science, 2008.

11.  Ii An-Bo,LI Sha-Sha,LV Guo-Nian.Disguise and reduction methods of GIS vector data based on  difference expansion principle. Procedia Engineering,Vol 29,Pages 1344-1350,2012 (EI) .

12.  LI Sha-Sha,ZHOU Wei,LI An-Bo.Image Watermark Similarity Calculation of GIS Vector Data, Procedia Engineering, Vol29, Pages1331-1337, 2012(EI).

13.  Li An-bo, Chen Ying,Lin Bing-xian,Zhou Wei,LvGuonian.Review on Copyright Marking Techniques of GIS Vector Data, IIH-MSP 2008 ,Pages 989-993,2008 (EI&IEEE).

14.  A Li,W Zhou,B Lin,Y Chen, Copyright Protection for GIS Vector Data Production, Geoinformatics 2008,Proceedings of SPIE, Page 7143:71432X-1-71432X-9,2008 (EI).

15.  Li An-bo, Lin Bing-xian,Chen Ying,Lv Guo-nian. Study On Copyright Authentication Of GIS Vector Data Based On Zero Watermarking. ISPRS 2008.ISPRS,XXXVII:1783-1786,2008(EI)

16.  Li Anbo, Hong  Lu, Cao Jianghua, Study on the method of cartographic visualization quality automated testing. Geoinformatics.2010,Piscataway,United States:IEEE Computer Society,2010(EI).

17.  Lin B X, Li A B . Study on benchmark system for copyright marking slgorithms of GIS vector data. Geoinformatics.2010,Piscataway,United States:IEEE Computer Society,2010(EI).

18.  Zhou Y Q , Li A B, Lv G N. Research of robustness evaluation method for GIS vector data digital watermarking algorithm.. Geoinformatics.2010,Piscataway,United States:IEEE Computer Society,2010(EI).

19.  Zuo C, Li A B, Meng Cui-cui. GIS vector data watermark automatic detecting method based on mobile agent. Geoinformatics.2010,Piscataway, United States:IEEE Computer Society,2010(EI).



1. Anbo Li, Guonian Lu and Wei Zhou. GIS vector data product copyright authentication technology, Beijing: Science Press, 2012.

2. Anbo Li, Liangchen Zhou and Guonian Lu. Geological information system, Beijing: Science Press, 2013.

3. Liangchen Zhou, Bingxian Lin, Anbo Li and Guonian Lu. Development and practice of geological information system. Beijing: Science Press, 2013.


1. A method of secure transmission of vector map data based on digital envelope: Li Anbo, Jiang Wei, Wu Xuerong, Wu Hao. Patent No.: ZL 20131006100.7

2. A SHP line surface layer hierarchy of data encryption and decryption methods. Zhou Wei, Wang Hairong, Li Anbo. The patent number: ZL 201310003056.8

3. A for SHP, line and plane layer integrity multi-level authentication method. Li Anbo, Wu Saisong, LV Guonian, Wu Xuerong. Patent No. ZL 2012 1 2012_1_0566500.2

4. Interpolation prediction, line and polygon types of GIS vector data hiding and reduction method based on. Li Anbo, Zhang Chi, LV Guo Nian. Patent No.: ZL 2012 1 2012_1_0212942.7

5. GIS vector data disguise and reduction method based on redundant bit substitution. Zhang Chi, Li Anbo, LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0346231.4

6. An oracle spatial database of digital watermark embedding and extraction method. Li Anbo, Wu Lvewei, LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2009 1 2009_1_0032558.7

7. A GIS vector data watermark embedding and extraction of data format adaptive method. Li Anbo, Jianghua Cao, LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2009 1 2009_1_0234944.4

8. A SHP line surface layer data hiding and reduction method based on chaos transform. Li Anbo, LV Guonian, Li Shasha. Patent No. ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0179867.4

9. Based on the random errors of GIS vector data hiding and reduction method. Li Anbo, LV Guonian, Zhou Wei. Patent No. ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0274342.9

10. A GIS vector data file access control method. Li Anbo, Gu Zhu, Lu G. Patent No.: ZL 200910027936.2

11. A spread watermark embedding and extraction method according to the difference between the shape and the data layer. Li Anbo Cao Jianghua, and LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0040426.6

12. GIS vector data camouflage and reduction method based on the weakening of the element geometric precision. Li Anbo, LV Guonian, Zhang Chi. Patent No.: ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0293514.7

13. A GIS vector data for the multiple digital watermarking method. Jiang Hua Cao, Li Anbo, LV Guonian. Patent No. ZL 2010 1 2010_1_0548741.5

14. Form customization configuration and analysis operation method based on VO. Lin Bingxian, Li Anbo, LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2009 1 2009_1_0034808.0

15. A data mask GIS vector data digital watermark based on embedding and extraction method. Zhou Wei, Li Anbo, Chen Ying Patent No.: ZL 2009 1 2009_1_0032921.5

16. A GIS vector data image watermarking method to computing similarity. Li Shasha, Li Anbo, Zhou Wei, LV Guonian. Patent No.: ZL 2011 1 2011_1_0195671.4

17. Angle transform, line and polygon types of GIS vector data hiding and reduction method based on. Zhang Chi, LV Guonian, Li Anbo. Patent No.: ZL 2012 1 2012_1_0029064.5

18. A fragile watermarking method based on chaotic map SHP line and plane layer. Zhou Wei, Li ShaSha, Li Anbo, Wang Hairong,. Patent No.: ZL 2012 1 2012_1_0142896.8

19. A GIS vector, line and plane layer data arranged disorderly and reduction method. Li Anbo, Wu Xuerong, Wu Saisong, Jiang Wei. Patent No.: ZL 2012 1 2012_1_0584651.0

20. A SHP, line and plane layer data set chaos and reduction method. Wang Hairong, Li Anbo, and Zhou Wei. Patent No.: ZL 2013 1 0525545.X.