• Research Assistant Professor
Byoungjoon Na

Educational Background

  • Doctor of Philosophy, Texas A&M University – 2016
  • Master of Engineering, Texas A&M University – 2010
  • Bachelor of Science, Hanyang University – 2008

Research Interests

    • Wave breaking processes
    • Water wave mechanics
    • Air entrainment 
    • Air-sea interaction
    • Wave-structure interaction

Awards & Honors

  • American Bureau of Shipping Scholarship, 2015 and 2016

Selected Publications

  • Na, B., Chang, K.-A., Huang, Z.-C. and Lim, H.-J. (2016), Turbulent flow field and air entrainment in laboratory plunging breaking waves, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, DOI: 10.1002/2015JC011377.
  • Lim, H.-J., Chang, K.-A., Huang, Z.-C., and Na, B. (2015), Experimental study on plunging breaking waves in deep water, J. Geophys. Res. Oceans, 120, 2007–2049, DOI: 10.1002/2014JC010269.
  • Na, B., Chang, K.-A., Huang, Z.-C., Hsu, W.-Y., Chuang, W.-L., and Chen, Y.Y. (2016), Large-scale laboratory observation of fluid properties in plunging breaking waves, submitted.