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PhD Student: 2013-2017

School for the Environment, University of Massachusetts Boston
100 Morrissey Blvd. Boston, MA 02125




Remote sensing and its application to water; Bio-optics; Ocean color; phytoplankton; GIS.


2018   PhD     UMass Boston
2013   MSc     Chinese Academy of Science: South China Sea Institute of Oceanography


Wang G., Lee Z. & Mouw C. (2018) Concentrations of multiple phytoplankton pigments in the global oceans obtained from satellite ocean color measurements with MERIS. Applied Sciences 8 (12), 2678
Wang G., Lee Z. & Mouw C. (2017) Multi-spectral remote sensing of phytoplankton pigment absorption properties in cyanobacteria bloom waters: A regional example in the western basin of Lake Erie. Remote Sensing 9 (12), 1309

Wang G., Z. P. Lee, D. R. Mishra, & R. Ma (2016). Retrieving absorption coefficients of multiple phytoplankton pigments from hyperspectral remote sensing reflectance measured over cyanobacteria bloom waters. Limnology and Oceanography: methods, 14, 432-447

Wang, G., Cao, W., & Wang, G. (2014, March). The seasonal variation of the phytoplankton size class in northern South China Sea. In IOP Conference Series: Earth and Environmental Science (Vol. 17, No. 1, p. 2121).

Zhao, W. J., Wang, G. Q., Cao, W. X., Cui, T. W., Wang, G. F., Ling, J. F., … & Hu, S. B. (2014). Assessment of SeaWiFS, MODIS, and MERIS ocean colour products in the South China Sea. International Journal of Remote Sensing, (ahead-of-print), 1-23.

Wang, G., Cao, W., Wang, G., & Zhou, W. (2013). Phytoplankton size class derived from phytoplankton absorption and chlorophyll-a concentrations in the northern South China Sea. Chinese Journal of Oceanology and Limnology, 31, 750-761.

Xu Zhantang, Yang Yuezhong, Cao Wenxi, Sun Zhaohua, Yang Chaoyu, Ye Haibin, Wang Guoqing, Li Zhijun. In situ studying of the backward radiance distribution within sea ice in Liaodong Bay. Marine Science Bulletin, 30:277-284, 2011.