Dr. Zhang Zhiwei
Associate Professor, Key Laboratory of Physical Oceanography, MOE, OUC
Mailing Address: 238 Songling RD, Qingdao, 266100, China
PHD in Physical Oceanography, Ocean University of China, China
B.Sc in Marine Science, Ocean University of China, China
Associate Professor, Key Laboratory of Physical Oceanography, MOE, OUC, China
Assistant Professor, Key Laboratory of Physical Oceanography, MOE, OUC, China
Internal waves and mixing
Revealed the full-depth 3D structure, generation and dissipation mechanisms of oceanic mesoscale eddies in the northern South China Sea
Discovered a new type of submesoscale coherent vortices in the northwestern Pacific and evaluated their contribution to the water subduction.
Revealed the latitudinal distribution and driving mechanisms of the turbulent mixing in the tropical-extratropical Pacific upper ocean.
Zhang Zhiwei, Qiu Bo, Tian Jiwei, Zhao Wei, and Huang Xiaodong, Latitude-dependent finescale turbulent shear generations in the Pacific tropical-extratropical upper ocean, Nature Communications, 2018, 9, 4086, DOI: 10.1038/s41467-018-06260-8.
Zhang Zhiwei, Zhao Wei, Qiu Bo, and Tian Jiwei, Anticyclonic eddy sheddings from Kuroshio loop and the accompanying cyclonic eddy in the northeastern South China Sea, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 2017, 47(6), 1243~1259.
Zhang Zhiwei, Tian Jiwei, Qiu Bo, Zhao Wei, Chang Ping, Wu Dexing, and Wan Xiuquan, Observed 3D Structure，Generation, and Dissipation of Oceanic Mesoscale Eddies in the South China Sea, Scientific Reports, 2016, 6, 24349, 1~11.
Zhang Zhiwei, Zhao Wei, Tian Jiwei,Yang Qingxuan, and Qu Tangdong, Spatial structure and temporal variability of the zonal flow in the Luzon Strait, J. Geophys. Res., 2015, 120(2), 759~776.
Zhang Zhiwei, Li Peiliang, Xu Lixiao, Li Cheng, Zhao Wei, Tian Jiwei, and Qu Tangdong, Subthermocline eddies observed by rapid-sampling Argo floats in the subtropical northwestern Pacific Ocean in Spring 2014, Geophys. Res. Lett., 2015, 42(15), 6438~6445.
Zhang Zhiwei, Zhao Wei, Tian Jiwei, and Liang Xinfeng, A mesoscale eddy pair southwest of Taiwan and its influence on deep circulation, J. Geophys. Res., 2013, 118(12), 6479~6494.
Huang Xiaodong, Zhang Zhiwei, Zhang Xiaojiang, Qian Hongbao, Zhao Wei, and Tian Jiwei, Impacts of a mesoscale eddy pair on internal solitary waves in the northern South China Sea revealed by mooring array observations,J. Phys. Oceanogr., 2018, 47 (7), 1539–1554.
Li Cheng, Zhang Zhiwei, Tian Jiwei, and Zhao Wei, A statistical study on the subthermocline submesoscale eddies in the northwestern Pacific Ocean based on Argo data, J. Geophys. Res., 2017, 122(5), 3586~3598.
Sun Zhongbin, Zhang Zhiwei, Zhao Wei, and Tian Jiwei, Interannual modulation of eddy kinetic energy in the northeastern South China Sea as revealed by an eddy-resolving OGCM, J. Geophys. Res., 2016, 121(5), 3190~3201.
Li Cheng, Zhang Zhiwei, Zhao Wei, and Tian Jiwei, Temporal variability of the current in the northeastern South China Sea revealed by 2.5-year-long moored observations, J. Oceanogr, 2015,71(4), 361~372.
Fund (million Yuan)
The study on generation mechanism and role of energy cascade of the submesoscale processes along the periphery of mesoscale eddies in the northern South China Sea
Role of Southern Ocean in global heat redistribution and its climate effect
National Key Research and Development Program of China