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Dr. Jiayan Yang

Senior Scientist

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Contact Information
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
MS #21, Clark 303A
Woods Hole, MA  02543-1535
Tel:  (508) 289-3297
Fax:  (508) 457-2181
E-mail:  jyang@

Ph.D., Florida State University, 1991 (Physical Oceanography)
M.Sc., University of Washington, 1987 (Physical Oceanography)
B.Sc., Shandong College of Oceanography, P. R. China, 1983 (Applied Mathematics)

Research Interests

Dynamics of semi-enclosed marginal seas; interactions between shelf/marginal seas and the open ocean; numerical and theoretical studies of ocean circulation; Arctic ocean-ice interactions.


Last updated: October 15, 2015

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