Houjie Wang, Prof. & Dr.

Houjie Wang

lPh.D, Professor

lCollege of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China, 238 Songling Rd., Qingdao 266100, China

lTel: 86-532-66782950

lFax: 86-532-66782062

lE-mail: hjwang@mail.ouc.edu.cn


lB.Sc. 1996, Ocean Engineering, Ocean University of Qingdao

lM.Sc. 1999, Ocean Engineering, Ocean University of Qingdao

lP.h.D 2002, Marine Geology, Ocean University of China

Working experiences:

lLecturer (2002-2005), College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

lAssociate Professor (2006-2010), College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

lProfessor (2011 topresent), College of Marine Geosciences, Ocean University of China

lVisiting scholar (2008.7-10), University of New South Wales, Australia

Teaching and research interests:

lEstuarine and coastal sediment dynamics; Large river deltas; Coastal processes.

Membership and Community Service:

lMember of Coastal and Estuarine Association, Chinese Society of Oceanography, Chinese Society for Oceanology and Limnology

lMember of American Geophysics Union (AGU)

lReferee for the professional journals: Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science; CATENA; Global and Planetary Change; Quaternary International; Journal of Asian Earth Science; Journal of Geophysical Research, Continental Shelf Research.

lReferee for the National Science Foundation of China (NSFC)

lGuest Editor, Special Issue in Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science

lGuest Editor, Special Issue in Continental Shelf Research

Ongoing projects:

lTypical coastal erosion-accumulation process andtendency under climate change (2010CB951202, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2010-2014, co-PI)

lSpatial pattern of sediment dynamics in the subaqueous Yellow River Delta: Process, mechanism and sedimentary impacts (41376096, National Science Foundation of China, 2014-2017, PI)

lInvestigation on the morphor-dynamics of the YellowRiver Estuary (2013FY112000, Ministry of Science and Technology, 2010-2014, co-PI)

Selected publications:

[1].Hu L., Shi X., Guo Z., Wang H., YangZ., 2013. Sources, dispersal and preservation of sedimentary organic matter in the Yellow Sea: The importance of depositional hydrodynamic forcing. MarineGeology 335, 52-63

[2].Luo S., Wang H., Cai F., 2013. An integrated risk assessment of coastal erosion based on fuzzyset theory along Fujian coast, southeast China. Ocean & Coastal Management, 84, 68-76

[3].Yu Y., Wang H., Shi X., Ran X., Cui T., QiaoS., Liu Y., 2013. New discharge regime of the Huanghe (Yellow River): Causesand implications. Continental Shelf Research, 69, 62-72.

[4].Hu L., Shi X., Yu Z., Lin T., Wang H., Ma D., Guo Z., Yang Z., 2012. Distribution of sedimentary organic matter in estuarine-inner shelf regions of the East China Sea: Implications for hydrodynamic forces and anthropogenic impact. Marine Chemistry, 142-144, 29-40

[5].Wang H., Yoshiki Saito, Bi N., Sun, X., Yang Z., 2011. Recent changes of sediment flux to the western Pacific Ocean from major rivers in East and Southeast Asia. Earth-Science Reviews, 108(1-2), 80-100

[6].Wang Y., Wang H., Bi N., Yang Z., 2011. Numerical modeling of hyperpycnal flow in an idealized river mouth. Estuarine and Coastal Shelf Science, 93(3), 228-238

[7].Hu Limin, Lin Tian, Shi Xuefa, Yang Zuosheng, Wang Houjie, Zhang Gan, Guo Zhigang, 2011. Is a key role of large river inputs on the fate of organochlorine pesticides in sediments of the Yellow and EastChinaSeas? Geophysical Research Letters, 38, L03602

[8].HuB., Wang H., Yang Z.s., Sun X.,2011. Temporal and spatial variations of the sediment rating curves in the Changjiang (Yangtze River) basin and their implications. Quaternary International, 230(1-2), 34-43

[9].Wang H., Bi Naishuang, Yoshiki Saito, Wang Yan, Sun Xiaoxiao, Hu Bangqi, 2010. Recent Changes in Sediment Delivery by the Huanghe (Yellow River) to the Sea: Causes and Environmental Implications in Its Estuary. Journal of Hydrology, 39(3-4),302-313

[10].Wang H., Bi N., Wang Y., Saito Y., Yang Z., 2010. Tide-modulated Hyperpycnal flows off the Huanghe (Yellow River) Mouth, China. Earth Surface Processes and Landforms, 35(11), 1315–1329

[11].Wang X. H. and Wang H., 2010. Tidal straining effect on the suspended sediment transport in the Huanghe (Yellow River) Estuary, China. Ocean Dynamics, 60, 1273-1283

[12].WangH., Yang Z., Wang Y., Saito Y., Liu J.P., 2008. Reconstruction of sediment flux from the Changjiang (Yangtze River) to the sea since 1860s. Journal of Hydrology, 349(3-4), 318-332

[13].Wang H., Yang Z., Saito Y., Liu J.P., Sun X., Wang Y., 2007. Stepwise Decreases of the Huanghe (Yellow River) Sediment Load(1950-2005): Impacts of Climate Changes and Human Activities. Global and Planetary Change, 57(3-4), 331-354

[14].Wang H., Yang Z., Li Y., Guo Z., Sun X. and Wang Y., 2007.Dispersal pattern of suspended sediment in the shear frontal zone off the Huanghe (Yellow River) mouth. Continental Shelf Research, 27(6), 854-871

[15].Wang H.J., Yang Z.S., Saito Y., Liu J.P. and Sun X.X, 2006. Interannual and seasonal variation of the Huanghe (Yellow River) water discharge over the past 50 years: connections to impacts from ENSO events and dams. Global and Planetary Change, 50 (3-4), 212-225

[16].Yang, Z., H. Wang, Y. Saito, J. D. Milliman, K. Xu, S. Qiao, and G. Shi, 2006. Dam impacts on the Changjiang (Yangtze) River sediment discharge to the sea: The past 55 years and after the Three Gorges Dam. Water Resources Research, Vol. 42, W04407

[17].Wang Houjie, Yang Zuosheng, Li Guangxue, Jiang Wensheng, 2006, Wave climate modeling on the abandoned Huanghe (Yellow River) delta lobe and related deltaicerosion. Journal of Coastal Research,22(4), 906-918

[18].Houjie Wang, Zuosheng Yang, Naishuang Bi and Haidong Li, 2005. Rapid shifts of the river plume pathway off the Huanghe mouth during water-sediment regulation scheme in 2005. Chinese Science Bulletin, 50(24), 2878-2884

[19].Wang H., Yang Z., Bi N., 2013. Changjiang (Yangtze) and Huanghe (Yellow) Rivers: historical reconstruction of land-use change and sediment load to thesea. In: Bianchi T., Allison M. and Cai W. (eds.), Biogeochemical Dynamics at Major River-Coastal Interfaces: Linkages with Global Change, Cambridge University Press, New York, pp.118-137

[20].Yang Z. and Wang H. (2008). The Coast of China. In: Mimura, N. (ed.), Asia-Pacific Coasts and Their Management: The states of Environment. Coastal Systems and Continental Margins, Vol. 11, pp.255-262, Springer.