Position: Assistant Professor, Department of Oceanography and Coastal Sciences, (Center for Computation and Technology)
Office: 3137 ECE Building
Bachelor's Degree(s): B.Sc., Mechanics, Zhongshan University
Master's Degrees(s): M.Phil. Civil and Environmental Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Ph.D.(s): Ph.D. Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles
Physical Oceanography; Ocean Biogeochemical Dynamis; Ocean modeling
DeVries, T., J.-H. Liang, and C. Deutsch (2014), A mechanistic particle flux model applied to the oceanic phosphorus cycle, Biogeosciences, in press.
McWilliams, J. C., E. Huckle, J.-H. Liang, and P. P. Sullivan (2014), Langmuir turbulence in swell, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 44, 870-890.
Liang, J.-H., C. Deutsch, J. C. McWilliams, B. Baschek, P. P. Sullivan, and D. Chiba (2013), Parameterizing bubble-mediated air-sea gas exchange and its effect on ocean ventilation, Global Biogeochem. Cycles, 27(3), 894-905.
McWilliams, J. C., E. Huckle, J.-H. Liang, and P. P. Sullivan (2012), The wavy Ekman layer: Langmuir circulations, breaking waves, and Reynolds stress, J. Phys. Oceanogr., 42, 1793-1816.
Liang, J.-H., J. C. McWilliams, J. Kurian, F. Colas, P. Wang, and Y. Uchiyama (2012), Mesoscale variability in the northeastern tropical Pacific: Forcing mechanisms and eddy properties, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C07003, doi:10.1029/2012JC008008.
Liang, J.-H., J. C. McWilliams, P. P. Sullivan, and B. Baschek (2012), Large Eddy Simulation of the bubbly ocean: New insights on subsurface bubble distribution and bubble-mediated gas transfer, J. Geophys. Res., 117, C04002, doi:10.1029/2011JC007766.
Liang, J.-H., J. C. McWilliams, P. P. Sullivan, and B. Baschek (2011), Modeling bubbles and dissolved gases in the ocean, J. Geophys. Res., 116, C03015, doi:10.1029/2010JC006579.
Liang, J.-H., J. C. McWilliams, and N. Gruber (2009), The high-frequency response of the ocean to mountain gap winds in the northeastern tropical Pacific. J. Geophys. Res., 114, C12005, doi:10.1029/2009JC005370.
Ghidaoui, M. S., and J. H. Liang (2008), Investigation of shallow mixing layers by BGK finite volume model. Int. J. Comput. Fluid Dyn., 22(7), 523-537.
Liang, J. H., M. S. Ghidaoui, J. Q. Deng, and W. G. Gray (2007), A Boltzmann-based finite volume algorithm for surface water flows on cells of arbitary shapes. J. Hydrau. Res., 45, 147-164.
Ghidaoui, M. S., A. A. Kolyshkin, J. H. Liang, F. C. Chan, and K. Xu (2006), Linear and nonlinear analysis of shallow wakes. J. Fluid Mech., 548, 309-340.
Ghidaoui, M. S., J. H. Liang, F. C. Chan, and S. Q. Zhang (2006), BGK based finite volume scheme for hydraulic application. Int. J. Comput. Fluid Dyn., 20(6), 439-451.
2014-2018 NSF-OCE: Modeling bubbly flows and bubble-mediated gas transfer in high wind conditions
2016-2019 NSF-OCE: Collaborative Research: Bubble processes during air-sea gas transfer