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


Research Topic: Ocean Optics (Retrieval of Optical Properties in Turbid Coastal Water Based on Radiative Transfer Approaches)

University of Twente                                                                                    10/2013 – present
PhD candidate, Water Resources department (ITC)
East China Normal University                                                                     09/2010 – 06/2013
Master of Science, State Key Laboratory of Estuarine and Coastal Research
National scholarship for graduate students                                              12/2012
CSC scholarship                                                                                               05/2013
TONGJI University                                                                                          09/2006 – 06/2010
Bachelor of Engineering, School of Ocean and Earth Science

Research Achievements
Yu, X., Salama, M.S., Shen, F., & Verhoef, W. (2016a). Retrieval of the diffuse attenuation coefficient from GOCI images using the 2SeaColor model: A case study in the Yangtze Estuary. Remote Sensing of Environment, 175, 109-119
Yu, X., Shen, F., & Liu, Y. (2016b). Light absorption properties of CDOM in the Changjiang (Yangtze) estuarine and coastal waters: An alternative approach for DOC estimation. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 181, 302-311
Yu, X., Shen, F., & Zhang, J. (2013). Influencing Factors in Measuring Absorption Coefficient of Suspended Particulate Matters. Environmental Science, 34, 1745-1753 (in Chinese)
Yu, X., Salama, S., Shen, F., Doxaran, D., & Zhou, Y. (2016). Multi-Mission Remote Sensing of Suspended Particulate Matter and Diffuse Attenuation Coefficient in the Yangtze Estuarine and Coastal Waters. In, Dragon 3 Final Results and Dragon 4 Kick-Off (p. 32) Doxaran, D., Salama, S., Yu, X., Shen, F., & Zhou, Y. (2014). Variations of Estuarine Turbid Plumes and Mudflats in Response to Human Activities and Climate Change. In, Dragon 3Mid Term Results (p. 40)

Research experiences

Participated in the ESA – MOST Dragon 3 Cooperation Project as European coPI (2013 – 2016).
Paticipated in the 5th EnMAP School on hyperspectral remote sensing (2016.4.4 – 2016.4.8).

Oral and Poster presentations:

IOCS 2017 meeting, Lisbon, Portugal (2017.5.14 – 5.19).
ESA-MOST 2016 Dragon 3 Final Results Symposium and Dragon 4 kick-off, Wuhan, China (2016.7.4 – 7.8).
2016 AGU Ocean Science Meeting, New Orleans, LA (2016.2.21 – 2.28).
ESA-MOST Dragon 3 2015 Symposium, Interlaken, Switzerland (2015.6.22 – 6.25).
ESA-MOST 2014 Dragon 3 Mid-Term Results Symposium, Chengdu, China (2014.5.26 – 5.29).