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Dr. Wei Chen

Wei Chen

Dr. Wei Chen

Hydrodynamics and Data Assimilation


Phone: +49 (0)4152 87-2009

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Research Interests

• Circulation and transport processes in the coastal seas

• Estuarine dynamics, especially the tidal motion and residual currents, salt and sediment transport, turbidity maxima

• Data assimilation for the coastal ocean

Current Projects

  • Work Experience Since 2017 - Institute of Coastal Systems Analysis and Modeling, Helmholtz-Zentrum Hereon, Germany
    2012 - Shanghai Estuarine and Coastal Science Research Center, Ministry of Transport, China
  • Education PhD in Physical Oceanography (2012-2017): Institute for Marine and Atmospheric research Utrecht, Utrecht University

    MSc in Physical Geography (2009-2012): State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal research, East China Normal University

    BSc in Applied Physics (2005-2009): College of Physics and Engineering, Zhengzhou University