Zhang Yonggen
School

School of Earth System Science

Professional Title

Associate professor

Discipline

地下水科学与工程(Subsurface Hydrology)、土壤物理(Soil Physics)、水文与水资源(Hydrology and Water Resources)

Contact Information

ygzhang@tju.edu.cn

92 Weijin Road, Bldg 16, Room 309, Nankai District, Tianjin University

300072

Education Background
  • Adjoint Ph.D. student| University of Arizona| Hydrology and Water Resources| 2013
  • Doctoral degree| China University of Geosciences, Beijing, China| Subsurface hydrology| 2014
  • Bachelor’s Degree| Jilin University, Changchun| Subsurface Hydrology| 2007
Research Interests
  • Inverse Modeling of Vadose Zone and Groundwater
  • soil parameterization, i.e., soil pedotransfer functions
  • Data Assimilation (ensemble Kalman Filtering)
  • Pore Scale Simulation (Lattice Boltzmann Method)
Courses
Professional Membership
  • Associate Editor of Vadose Zone journal
  • Co-Leader of Working group on pedotransfer functions initiated by ISMC
  • Member of  AGU, EGU, ISMC, SSSA, Interpore
Positions & Employments
  • 2017.7-Now

     Associate Professor, Institute of Surface-Earth System Science, Tianjin University, China 
  • 2013.10-2017.2

    Hydrology and Water Resources | The University of Arizona, USA 
Academic Achievements
Team
Subsurface Hydrology
We focus on the vadose zone and groundwater hydrology. We now have two master students.
Echo-hydrology and Water Research Center
Please see our  website at http://earth.tju.edu.cn/ISESS/cn/yjzx/stswyszyyjzx1/zxgk.htm