Geng Yanfen


Yanfen Geng

    Female, Associate Professor

    Department of Harbor, Waterway and Coastal Engineering, School of Transportation,

    Southeast University

    Address: 2 SiPaiLou Road, Nanjing, 210096, China

    Cell phone: 0086-13951906642 

    Phone: +86-25-83795913



Ph.D, September 2006, Dalian University of Technology

M.S., March 2003, Dalian University of Technology

B.S., July 2000, Dalian University of Technology


2012-now: Associate Professor

2011-2012: University of California, Irvine (UCI)visiting scholar

2010-now: Dean of Department of Harbor, waterway and Coastal Engineering 

2007-2012: Assistant Professor


Simulation of hydrodynamics in rivers, estuaries, and coastal waters, Numerical method for shallow water equationsFlood and storm surge on the estuaries regionSediment transportWaterway and Coastal Engineering


Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., Jin S., 2005. FVS Scheme for severe Transient Flow in pipe networks. Journal of Hydrodynamics, Ser. B, 17(5):621 – 628.(EI)

Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., Jin S.,2006. River systemflood forecasting based on artificial neural network of radial basis function. Journal of Dalian University of Technology, 46(2):267-271. (In Chinese) (EI)

Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., Jin S.,2007. A Godunov method for water hammer problem based on f inite volume method. Chinese Journal of Computational Mechanics.24(4):513-518. (In Chinese) (EI)

Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., 2007. The numerical modelling of wave run-up using non-linear shallow water equations. Proceedings of the Fourth international Conference on Asian and Pacific Coasts: 193-200.

Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L.,2008. Two-dimensional unstructured finite volume model for bridge pier flow. Hydro-science and Engineering, 2008(4):78-83. (In Chinese)

Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., Lu Y.J., 2009. The Discretization of Two-dimensional Advection-Diffusion Equation Based on Unstructured Cell Center Finite Volume Method. Chinese Journal of Computational Physics, 26(1): 17-26. (In Chinese) (EI)

 Geng Y.F, Wang Z.L., 2012. A coastal ocean model of semi implicit finite volume unstructured grid. China Ocean Engineering, 26(2): 277-290. (SCI)


Courses Taught in Degree Programs at the Southeast University

(1) Hydraulics(undergraduate core)

(2) Special Topics of Hydraulic Engineering (undergraduate core)

(3) Estuarine and Coastal Engineering (graduate core)