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Gender male
Job title Professor
Department School of Naval Architecture, Ocean and Civil Engineering
1954 Hua Shan Road
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Degree Ph.D., The University of Wales, U.K., 1992
Job type Teaching/Education , Research
Research Area(s) Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering , Physical Oceanography , Marine and Coastal Engineering
Research Activities tidal hydrodynamics and tidal circulation in estuaries and coastal waters; mixing in estuaries and coastal waters; wave propagation over uneven bottoms; turbulent bottom boundary layer under combined wave-current; wave-current interaction in estuaries and coastal waters; fine sediment processes in estuaries and coastal waters;

Chinese Calligraphy
Research Region The Changjiang River estuary, Hangzhou Bay, East China Sea
Working languages English and ChinSpanishe
Skills/Expertise Experimental and theoretical studies of a range of estuarine and coastal processes
Comments OceanExpert website has been appreciated by John Z. Shi. Photograph of John Z. Shi (b. 31 December 1965-) taken on 10 October 2010, ca. age 45, Shanghai
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Prof. John Z. SHI)

1.3 Papers in International Peer-reviewed Journals (most recent first) [J43] Shi, John Z., Li, Yan-Hong, Hughes, Jocelyne M.R. and Zhao, Min 2013 Hydrological characteristics of vegetated river flows: a laboratory flume study. Hydrological Sciences Journal 58 (5): 1047-1058. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/02626667.2013.797580 [J42] Shi, John Z. 2011 Tide-induced fine sediment resuspension in the well-mixed Hangzhou Bay, East China Sea, China. Earth and Environmental Science Transactions of the Royal Society of Edinburgh 102 (1): 25-34. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1755691011010061 [J41] Shi, John Z. and Lu, Li-Feng 2011 A short note on the dispersion, mixing, stratification and circulation within the plume of the partially-mixed Changjiang River estuary, China. Journal of Hydro-environment Research 5 (2): 111-126. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jher.2010.06.002 [J40] Shi, John Z. and Zhang, Hong-Long 2011 Note on a 2DH finite element model of tidal flow of the North Passage of the partially-mixed Changjiang River estuary, China. Journal of Hydro-environment Research 5 (1): 49-62. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jher.2010.06.001 [J39] Shi, John Z., Lu, Li-Feng and Liu, Ya-Nan 2010 The hydrodynamics of an idealized estuarine plume along a straight coast: a numerical study. Environmental Modeling & Assessment 15 (6): 487-502. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10666-010-9219-1 [J38] Shi, John Z., Zhou, Hong-Qiang, Liu, Hua and Zhang, Yong-Gang 2010 Two-dimensional horizontal modeling of fine sediment transport at the South Channel-North Passage of the partially-mixed Changjiang River estuary, China. Environmental Earth Sciences 61 (8): 1691-1702. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12665-010-0482-x [J37] Shi, John Z. 2010 Tidal resuspension and transport processes of fine sediment within the river plume in the partially-mixed Changjiang River estuary, China: a personal perspective. Geomorphology 121 (3-4): 133-151. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.geomorph.2010.04.021 [J36] Shi, John Z., Gu, Wen-Jun and Wang, Dian-Zhi 2008 Wind wave-forced fine sediment erosion during the slack water periods in Hangzhou Bay, China. Environmental Geology 55 (3): 629-638. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00254-007-1013-2 [J35] Liu, Ying-Zhong and Shi, John Z. 2008 A theoretical formulation for wave propagations over uneven bottom. Ocean Engineering 35 (3-4): 426-432. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2007.10.002 [J34] Shi, John Z. and Wang, Yun 2008 The vertical structure of combined wave-current flow. Ocean Engineering 35 (1): 174-181. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2007.07.003 [J33] Lu, Li-Feng and Shi, John Z. 2007 The dispersal processes within the tide-modulated Changjiang River plume, China. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 55 (12): 1143-1155. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fld.1520 [J32] Liu, Ying-Zhong, Shi, John Z. and Perrie, Will 2007 A theoretical formulation for modeling 3D wave and current interactions in estuaries. Advances in Water Resources 30 (8): 1737-1745. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2007.01.002 [J31] Shi, John Z. and Lu, Li-Feng 2007 A model of the wave and current boundary layer structure. Hydrological Processes 21 (13): 1780-1786. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.6542 [J30] Shi, John Z., Luther, Mark E. and Meyers, Stephen 2006 Modeling of wind wave-induced bottom processes during the slack water periods in Tampa Bay, Florida. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 52 (11): 1277-1292. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fld.1377 [J29] Chen, Shen-Liang, Zhang, Guo-An, Yang, Shi-Lun and Shi, John Z. 2006 Temporal variations of fine suspended sediment concentration in the Changjiang River estuary and adjacent coastal waters, China. Journal of Hydrology 331 (1-2): 137-145. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2006.05.013 [J28] Zhao, Zi-Dan, Lian, Ji-Jian and Shi, John Z. 2006 Interactions among waves, current, and mud: numerical and laboratory studies. Advances in Water Resources 29 (11): 1731-1744. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.advwatres.2006.02.009 [J27] Shi, John Z., Zhang, Shu-Ying and Hamilton, Les J. 2006 Bottom fine sediment boundary layer and transport processes at the mouth of the Changjiang Estuary, China. Journal of Hydrology 327 (1-2): 276-288. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2005.11.039 [J26] Li, Shi-Sen and Shi, John Z. 2006 Algorithms for automatic generating interior nodal points and Delaunay triangulation using advancing front technique. Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering 22 (5): 467-474. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/cnm.831 [J25] Fan, Dai-Du, Guo, Yan-Xia, Wang, Ping and Shi, John Z. 2006 Cross-shore variations in morphodynamic processes of an open-coast mudflat in the Changjiang Delta: with an emphasis on storm impacts. Continental Shelf Research 26 (4): 517-538. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.csr.2005.12.011 [J24] Yang, Shi-Lun, Shi, Zhong, Zhao, Hua-Yun, Li, Peng, Dai, Shi-Bao and Gao, Ang 2004 Effects of human activities on the Yangtze River suspended sediment flux into the estuary in the last century. Hydrology and Earth System Sciences 8 (6): 1210-1216. E-Reprints URL: http://www.hydrol-earth-syst-sci.net/8/1210/2004/hess-8-1210-2004.pdf [J23] Cheng, He-Qin, Kostaschuk, Ray and Shi, Zhong 2004 Tidal currents, bed sediments and bedforms at the South Branch and the South Channel of the Changjiang (Yangtze) Estuary, China: implications for the ripple-dune transition. Estuaries 27 (5): 861-866. DOI: http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2FBF02912047 [J22] Shi, Zhong and Zhou, Hua-Jun 2004 Controls on settling velocities of mud flocs in the Changjiang Estuary, China. Hydrological Processes 18 (15): 2877-2892. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.1500 [J21] Shi, Zhong 2004 Behavior of fine suspended sediment at the North Passage of the Changjiang Estuary, China. Journal of Hydrology 293 (1-4): 180-190. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jhydrol.2004.01.014 [J20] Yang, Shi-Lun, Friedrichs, Carl T., Shi, Zhong, Ding, Ping-Xing, Zhu, Jun and Zhao, Qing-Ying 2003 Morphological response of tidal marshes, flats and channels of the outer Yangtze River mouth to a major storm. Estuaries 26 (6): 1416-1425. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1353417.pdf [J19] Shi, Zhong, Zhou, Hua-Jun, Eittreim, Stephen L. and Winterwerp, Johan C. 2003 Settling velocities of fine suspended particles in the Changjiang Estuary, China. Journal of Asian Earth Sciences 22 (3): 245-251. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1367-9120(03)00067-1 [J18] Shi, Zhong, Li, Shi-Sen and Petersen, Ole S. 2003 A vertically moving grid finite element modeling of tidal flow in the Changjiang Estuary, China. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids 43 (2): 115-127. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/fld.588 [J17] Shi, Zhong and Kirby, Robert 2003 Observations of fine suspended sediment processes in the turbidity maximum at the North Passage of the Changjiang Estuary, China. Journal of Coastal Research 19 (3): 529-540. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4299195.pdf [J16] Shi, Zhong 2002 Dynamics of the turbidity maximum in the Changjiang Estuary, China. Proceedings in Marine Science 5 (C): 655-669. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1568-2692(02)80046-8 [J15] Shi, Zhong and Hughes, Jocelyne M.R. 2002 Laboratory flume studies of microflow environments of aquatic plants. Hydrological Processes 16 (16): 3279-3289. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/hyp.1102 [J14] Shi, Zhong, Hamilton, Les J. and Wolanski, Eric 2000 Near-bed currents and suspended sediment transport in saltmarsh canopies. Journal of Coastal Research 16 (3): 909-914. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4300101.pdf [J13a] Shi, Zhong, Hamilton, Les J. and Ren, Lai-Fa 2001 Acoustic profiling of fine suspension concentration in the Changjiang Estuary - Reply. Estuaries 24 (1): 136-137. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1352821.pdf [J13] Shi, Zhong, Ren, Lai-Fa and Hamilton, Les J. 1999 Acoustic profiling of fine suspension concentration in the Changjiang Estuary. Estuaries 22 (3A): 648-656. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/1353052.pdf [J12] Shi, Zhong 1998 Acoustic observations of fluid mud and interfacial waves, Hangzhou Bay, China. Journal of Coastal Research 14 (4): 1348-1353. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4298896.pdf [J11] Hamilton, Les J., Shi, Zhong and Zhang, Shu-Ying 1998 Acoustic backscatter measurements of estuarine suspended cohesive sediment concentration profiles. Journal of Coastal Research 14 (4): 1213-1224. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4298881.pdf [J10] Shi, Zhong, Ren, Lai-Fa, Zhang, Shu-Ying and Chen, Ji-Yu 1997 Acoustic imaging of cohesive sediment re-entrainment and resuspension in the Changjiang Estuary, East China Sea. Geo-Marine Letters 17 (2): 162-168. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s003670050022 [J09] Shi, Zhong, Ren, Lai-Fa and Lin, Hong-Lie 1996 Vertical suspension profile in the Changjiang Estuary. Marine Geology 130 (1-2): 29-37. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0025-3227(95)01396-2 [J08] Shi, Zhong and Chen, Ji-Yu 1996 Morphodynamics and sediment dynamics on intertidal mudflats in China (1961-1994). Continental Shelf Research 16 (15): 1909-1926. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0278-4343(95)00059-3 [J07] Shi, Zhong, Pethick, John S., Burd, Fiona and Murphy, Brendan 1996 Velocity profiles in a saltmarsh canopy. Geo-Marine Letters 16 (4): 319-323. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01245563 [J06] Shi, Zhong, Pethick, John S. and Pye, Kenneth 1995 Flow structure in and above the various heights of a saltmarsh canopy: a laboratory flume study. Journal of Coastal Research 11 (4): 1204-1209. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4298423.pdf [J05] Shi, Zhong, Lamb, Henry F. and Collin, R. Lindsay 1995 Geomorphic change of saltmarsh tidal creek networks in the Dyfi Estuary, Wales. Marine Geology 128 (1-2): 73-83. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0025-3227(95)00074-9 [J04] Shi, Zhong 1993 Recent saltmarsh accretion and sea level fluctuations in the Dyfi Estuary, central Cardigan Bay, Wales, U.K. Geo-Marine Letters 13 (3): 182-188. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/BF01593192 [J03] Shi, Zhong 1992 Application of 'Pejrup Approach' for the classification of the sediments in the microtidal Dyfi Estuary, West Wales, U.K. Journal of Coastal Research 8 (2): 482-491. JSTOR Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/pdfplus/4297990.pdf [J02] Shi, Zhong and Lamb, Henry F. 1991 Post-glacial sedimentary evolution of a microtidal estuary, Dyfi Estuary, West Wales. Sedimentary Geology 73 (3-4): 227-246. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0037-0738(91)90086-S [J01] Shi, Zhong 1991 Tidal bedding and tidal cyclicities within the intertidal sediments of a microtidal estuary, the Dyfi River Estuary, West Wales, U.K. Sedimentary Geology 73 (1-2): 43-58. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/0037-0738(91)90022-6 1.4 Papers in Other Peer-reviewed English Journals (most recent first) [J?04] Shi, John Z., Li, Chen and Dou, Xi-Ping 2010 Three-dimensional modeling of tidal circulation within the North and South Passages of the partially-mixed Changjiang River estuary, China. Journal of Hydrodynamics B22 (5) Supplement 1: 656-661. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1001-6058(10)60010-8 [J?03] Zhang, Hong-Sheng, Zhao, Hai-Jun and Shi, Zhong 2007 A finite-difference approach to the time-dependent mild-slope equation. China Ocean Engineering 21 (1): 65-76. [J?02] Zhao, Zi-Dan, You, Tao and Shi, Zhong 2005 Wave height distribution for spilling waves inside and outside the surf zone. Transactions of Tianjin University 11 (5): 365-370. [J?01] Li, Shao-Wu, Li, Chun-Yan, Shi, Zhong and Gu, Han-Bin 2005 An improved nearshore wave breaking model based on the fully nonlinear Boussinesq equations. China Ocean Engineering 19 (1): 61-71. 1.5 Book Reviews and Editorials in International Journals (most recent first) [J

Created: 2008-08-23 Last Updated: 2016-06-21 by John Z. SHI