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Ping  Wang

Ping Wang

Ping Wang


Office: CHE 215
Phone: 813/974-9170
Lab: CHE110/112



Ph.D., University of South Florida, 1995


Coastal geology,Sedimentary Geology,Coastal sedimentary processes,Nearshore sediment transport,Nearshore wave and current dynamics,Coastal morphodynamics,Coastal engineering and management.

Graduate Students

Jesse Asher, Jun Cheng, Denise Davis, Mark Horwitz, Emeli Sandoval, Ming Xie

Jacqueline Diehl

Specialty Area

Coastal Research

Recent Publications

Wang, P., Kirby, J.H., Haber, J.D., Horwitz, M.H., Knorr, P.O., and Krock, J.R., 2006. Morphological and sedimentological impacts of Hurricane Ivan and immediate post-storm beach recovery along the northwestern Florida barrier-island coasts. Journal of Coastal Research, 1382-1403.

Wang, P. and Horwitz, M.H., 2006 (published online). Erosional and Depositional Characteristics of Regional Overwash Deposits Caused by Multiple Hurricanes. Sedimentology.

Li, C., Wang, P. (corresponding author), Fan, D., and Yang, S., 2006. Characteristics and formation of Late-Quaternary incised-valley-fill sequences in sediment-rich deltas and estuaries: case studies from China. SEPM Special Publication 85.

Elko, N.A. and Wang,P., 2007. Immediate profile and planform evolution of a beach nourishment project with hurricane influences. Coastal Engineering. 54, 54-79.

Wang, P., Ebersole, B.A., Smith, E.R., and Johnson, B.D., 2002. Temporal and spatial variations of surf-zone currents and suspended-sediment concentration. Coastal Engineering, 46, 175-211.