Staff Profile

Yilang Xu

Preferred Name: Yilang Xu

JOINT PROGRAM STUDENT

APPLIED OCEAN PHYSICS & ENGINEERING

Email: yxu@whoi.edu

Phone:

Office: CO-OP 202 

Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution,   Mail Stop 16
266 Woods Hole Road
Woods Hole, MA 02543

Website: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-1641-9909

Education

MIT-WHOI Joint Program (June 2018 โ€“ Present)

Ph.D. Candidate in Civil and Environmental Engineering at MIT and Applied Ocean Science and Engineering at WHOI

Stanford University (September 2016 โ€“ April 2018)

Master of Science in Civil and Environmental Engineering

Zhejiang University (September 2012 โ€“ June 2016)

Bachelor of Engineering in Water Resources and Ocean Engineering

Research Statement

Coastal physical oceanography, numerical ocean modeling, polynya dynamics, gravity currents, polar marine ecosystems.