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Aaron-Yandong Lang

Honours Student

Research School of Earth Science
Australian National University


Yandong is from Beijing Institute of Technology. In his Bachelor degree with ANU he majored in physics and math . He now intends to apply this physics and math knowledge to ocean dynamics.

THESIS: The climatic influence of the Agulhas current's retroflection and leakage

The Agulhas Current is one of the largest western boundary currents on Earth. It marks the western boundary of the Indian Ocean and runs along the east coast of Africa. It leakage and retroflection on the Indian Ocean make it crucial to the global climate system