Gangfeng Ma, Ph.D.

Dr. Gangfeng Ma is an assistant professor in the department of civil and environmental engineering at Old Dominion University. He received his B.S. (2003) and M.S. (2006) degrees in civil engineering at Tongji University, China, and his Ph.D. (2012) degree in civil engineering from Center for Applied Coastal Research at University of Delaware, USA. His research focuses on development and application of high-fidelty numerical models to studying coastal and estuarine processes, landslide-induced tsunami as well as sea level rise impacts on coastal infrastructures.     
Research Interests:
  • Ocean wave processes
  • Wetland hydrodynamics
  • Sediment transport
  • Coastal hazard assessment
  • Landslide-induced tsunami 
  • Sea level rise impacts on coasts
Professional Experience:
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Old Dominion University, July 2012 - present
  • Research Assistant, Center for Applied Coastal Research, University of Delaware, Jan. 2008 - May 2012
  • Research Assistant, Department of Civil and Coastal Engineering, University of Florida, Aug.2006 - Dec. 2007
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  Gangfeng Ma
  129C Kaufman Hall
  Old Dominion University
  Norfolk, VA 23529
  Phone: +1 757-683-4732
  Fax: +1  757-683-5453