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Jinyu Sheng


Jinyu Sheng


Department of Oceanography

Email: jinyu.sheng@dal.ca
Phone: 902-494-2718
Fax: 902-494-3877
Mailing Address: 
Room 5676, LSC Ocean Wing, 1355 Oxford St
PO Box 15000, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada B3H 4R2
Research Topics:
  • Oceanography
  • Physical oceanography
  • Atmospheric science


  • BEng - East China Technical University
  • MSc - Memorial University
  • PhD - Memorial University


  • Zhu, L.S., J. Sheng, and X. Ji, 2016. Tidally-averaged water and salinity transport velocities over estuarine and coastal waters, with an application to the Pearl River Estuary. Ocean Dynamics.
  • Wang, P., and J. Sheng, 2016. A comparative study of wave-current interactions over the eastern Canadian shelf under severe weather conditions.  Journal of Geophysical Research-Oceans.
  • Ni, X., J. Sheng, and W. Feng, 2016. Simulation of free surface flow using the smoothed particle hydrodynamics (SPH) method with radiation open boundary conditions.  Journal of Atmospheric and Oceanic Technology..
  • Béguer-Pon, M., K. Kyoko, J. Sheng, M. Castonguay, and J. J. Dodson, 2016. Modeling the migration of the American eel in the Gulf of St. Lawrence. Marine Ecology Progress Series, 549:183-198, doi: 10.3354/meps11706
  • Taylor, A., K. Ohashi, J. Sheng, and M. Litvak, 2016. Oceanic distribution, behaviour, and a winter aggregation area of adult Atlantic sturgeon, Acipenser oxyrinchus oxyrinchus, in the Bay of Fundy, Canada. PloS One. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152470.     


  • 中国水利部2011年度禹水利科学技术二等奖
  • 加拿大Canada Foundation for Innovation (CFI) 2000年度 Researcher
  • 加拿大纽芬兰纪念大学1989年度NSERC-Industry Fellowship
  • 2011 Second award by the Ministry of Water Resources of China
  • 2013 HRM Volunteer Award
  • 2013 Provincial Volunteer Award of Nova Scotia