sudong xu





Sudong Xu, Ph.D., Professor

(86-25) 8379-5913


  • B.SC. Coastal Engineering, HohaiUniversity

  • M.S. Coastal Engineering, HohaiUniversity

  • Ph.D. Civil and Environmental      Engineering, FloridaStateUniversity

Research Interests

  • Coastal hazards

  • Estuary and Coastal hydrodynamics

Journal papers

Yin, Kai, Xu, Sudong*, Huang, Wenrui, 2016. Modeling sediment concentration and transport induced by storm surge in Hengmen Eastern Access Channel. Natural Hazards, 82(1):617-642.

Chen, Yimei, Xu, Sudong* and Jin, Ying. 2016. Evaluation on ecological restoration capability of revetment in inland restricted channel. KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering, 20(6):2548-2558.

Xu, Sudong*, Li, Rui and Yin, Kai. 2015. Habitat evaluation for target species following deep-water channel regulations in the Yangtze  River. Journal of SoutheastUniversity (English Edition), 31(4): 559-565.

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang. 2014. An improved empirical equation for storm surge hydrographs in the Gulf of Mexico, U.S.A. Ocean engineering, 75, 174-179.

Chen, Yimei, Huang, Wenrui and Xu, Sudong*. 2014. Frequency Analysis of Extreme Water Levels in East and Southeast Coasts of China with Analysis on Effect of Sea Level Rise, Journal of Coastal Research. Special issue 68, 105-112.

Xu, Sudong., Yin, Kai, Huang, Wenrui, Zheng, Wei. 2014. Numerical simulation of typhoon-induced storm surge based on coupled hydrodynamic and wave models in the coast of Jiangsu Province, China. Journal of SoutheastUniversity (English Edition).In press

Xu, Sudong., Wenrui Huang, Guiping Zhang, Feng Gao, Xiaomin Li. 2014. Integrating Monte Carlo and hydrodynamic models for estimating extreme water levels by storm surge in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Natural Hazards. 71, 703-721.

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang. 2013. Effects of sea level rise on frequency analysis of 1% annual maximum water levels in the coast of FloridaOcean Engineering 71, 96-102.

Chen, Yimei.,Xu, Sudong. and Lin, Q., 2012. Quantitative application study on remote sensing of suspended sediment, China Ocean Engineering 26, 483-494.

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang. 2011. Estimating extreme water levels with long-term data by GEV distribution at Wusong station near Shanghai city in Yangtze Estuary, Ocean Engineering38, 468–478.

Huang, Wenrui. and Sudong. Xu. 2009. Neural Network and Harmonic Analysis for Recovering Missing Extreme Water Level Data during Hurricanes in Florida. Journal of Coastal Research25417-426.

Xu, Sudong., and Wenrui Huang, 2008. Frequency Analysis for Predicting 1% Annual Maximum Water Levels In FloridaCoast. International journal of Hydrological Process, 22, 4507–4518.

Huang, Wenrui and Sudong. Xu, 2008. Evaluation of GEV model for Frequency-Occurrence Analysis of Extreme Coastal Water Levels in the United States, Ocean Engineering35, 1132– 1147.

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang, 2008. Integrated Hydrodynamic Modeling and Frequency Analysis For Predicting 1% Storm Surge In Pensacola Bay.Journal of Coastal Research Special Issue 52, 253-260.

Conference papers

Yin, Kai, Xu, Sudong, Li, Rui, Geng, Yanfen, 2016. Storm Surge Simulation Response to Different Storm Tracks and Tidal Stencils on the NortheastCoast of Sri Lanka. The 26th InternationalOcean and Polar Engineering Conference.

Mao, Lilei, Xu, Sudong, Chen,Yimei,2016.Numerical and field study of ship-generated waves in Xicheng Canal, China. The International Offshore and Polar Engineering Conference,2016:1308-1312.

Xu, Sudong., Yin, Kai, Chen, Yimei, Chen, Xinhua, Zhang, Guiping, Huang, Wenrui. Applications to storm surge predictions in denglongshan, guangdong, china. Proceedings of the International Society of Offshore and Polar Engineers Conference. 2014:871-5.

Li, XiaoMin and Xu, Sudong. 2011. A Study on Port Container Throughput Predication based on Combined Forecasting Model. ICCTP 2011.

Li, XiaoMin and Xu, Sudong. and Zhang, Wei. 2011. An Application of Numerical Model for Storm Surge Analysis in Lianyungang. WCEUP 2011.

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang. 2010. ANN Applications to Storm Surge Predictions in Apalachicola,  Florida. 2010 International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering (CiSE 2010).

Xu, Sudong. and Wenrui Huang. 2010. Artificial Neural Network Model Application on Long Term Water Level Predictions of South Florida Coastal Waters. 2010 International Conference on Computational Intelligence and Software Engineering (CiSE 2010).

Huang, Wenrui and Sudong. Xu. 2010. Neural Network For Hindcasting Long-Term Historical Water Levels In NW FloridaCoast. 9th International Conference on Hydroinformatics (HIC 2010).

Xu Sudong. and Wenrui Huang, 2007, ADCIRC Application On Storm Surge Study in EscambiaBay. 2007 FLUCOME International Conference.