Research Interests

  • Stirring and mixing by mesoscale and submesoscale eddies in the western boundary currents and the Southern Ocean.
  • Energy cascades, eddy energy cycle, eddy-mean flow interaction.
  • Striations and their consequences.
  • Marginal seas.


  • B.S., June, 2006: Ocean University of China,
  • Ph.D., Feb. 2013: Massachusetts Institute of Technology(MIT)-Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI) Joint Program