• E-mailYan.Li@uib.no
  • Visitor Address
    Allégaten 41
    5007 Bergen
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7803
    5020 Bergen

MAT 253: Fluid Mechanics (Post-graduate level) 

MAT 213: Functions of a Complex Variable 

Academic article
  • Show author(s) (2021). Why rogue waves occur atop abrupt depth transitions. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 11 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Weakly nonlinear broadband and multi-directional surface waves on an arbitrary depth: A framework, Stokes drift, and particle trajectories. Physics of Fluids. 19 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Three dimensional surface gravity waves of a broad bandwidth on deep water. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 43 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Surface wavepackets subject to an abrupt depth change. Part 1. Second-order theory. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 28 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Surface wavepackets subject to an abrupt depth change. Part 2. Experimental analysis. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 22 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2021). Harmonic-induced wave breaking due to abrupt depth transitions: An experimental and numerical study. Coastal Engineering. 15 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2020). Fully nonlinear simulations of unidirectional extreme waves provoked by strong depth transitions: The effect of slope. Physical Review Fluids. 28 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2019). Transient wave resistance upon a real shear current. European journal of mechanics. B, Fluids. 180-192.
  • Show author(s) (2019). A Framework for Modeling Linear Surface Waves on Shear Currents in Slowly Varying Waters. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR): Oceans. 2527-2545.
  • Show author(s) (2018). Wave-Interference Effects on Far-Field Ship Waves in the Presence of a Shear Current. Journal of Ship Research. 37-47.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Approximate Dispersion Relations for Waves on Arbitrary Shear Flows. Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR): Oceans. 9889-9905.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Ship waves on uniform shear current at finite depth: Wave resistance and critical velocity. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 539-567.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Multiple resonances of a moving oscillating surface disturbance on a shear current. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 668-689.
Doctoral dissertation
  • Show author(s) (2017). Surface water waves on depth dependent flows.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • Show author(s) (2019). Linear Evolution of a Narrow-Banded Surface Gravity Wavepacket Over an Infinite Step .
  • Show author(s) (2018). Surface Waves Generated by a Translating and Oscillating Source Atop Realistic Shear Flows. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2017). Effect on Doppler Resonance From a Near-Surface Shear Layer. 7 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2016). Effect of Anisotropic Shape on Ship Wakes in Presence of Shear Current of Uniform Vorticity. 8 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Waves in presence of shear current with uniform vorticity. 12 pages.
  • Show author(s) (2015). Initial Value Problems for Water Waves in the Presence of a Shear Current. 7 pages.

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Doctoral Thesis

  • Li, Yan. (2017) Surface water waves on depth dependent flows. 2017. ISBN 978-82-326-2461-4.

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2019-2022. FRINATEK Mobility Grant (project number 287389, 3.3 Million NOK): "Water wave modulation and wave forces with sheared currents" funded by Reserach Council of Norway. Role: PI. Click here for the project description and updates.