Release date: 2019-05-07



Deputy director of POL


Physical Oceanography Laboratory, Ocean University of China, 5 Yushan Road, Qingdao 266003, China.

Email:, Office Tel : +86-532-82032025

Research Interest:

ocean energetic, meridional overturning circulation, dynamics of mesoscale eddies and sub-mesoscale process

Selected Publications:

1. CHEN C., W. Wang, and D.-X. Wu, 2010: The intrinsic depth of horizontal convection. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 28(3): 643-648.

2. LIU L.-L., W. Wang, and R.-X. Huang, 2008: The mechanical energy input to the ocean induced by tropical cyclones. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38(6):1253-1266.

3. Whitehead, J. A., and W. Wang, 2008: A Laboratory Model of Vertical Ocean Circulation Driven by Mixing. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 38(5): 1091-1106.

4. HUANG R.-X., C. J. Huang, and W. Wang, 2007: Dynamical roles of mixed layer in regulating the meridional mass/heat fluxes. Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, 112(C5): C05036.

5. HUANG C.-J., W. Wang, and R.-X. Huang, 2007: Climate variability in the Equatorial Pacific Ocean induced by decadal variability of mixing coefficient. Journal of Physical Oceanography, 37(5): 1163-1176.