Funded Projects

With support from collaborators, our team have raised more than
$ 8.4 million extramural research funds to LSU since July 2014

 

Ongoing Projects

2021-2025

COAWST WSSSR Coupled Ocean Atmosphere Waves Sediment Transport Waves, Sediment, Surge and Structure Response Forecasting System

(Xue is LSU PI)

NOPP

National Oceanographic Partnership Program

2021-2024 

Larval orientation, dispersal and connectivity  in a brachyuran crab under ocean acidification and elevated temperature 

(Xue is a co-PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation

2021-2024 

Coupled Ocean Modeling Testbed (COMT) Platform for Physics and Contaminant Exchange through the River - Estuary - Ocean Continuum

(Xue is a co-PI)

NOAA

NOAA

2021-2023

Using a Coupled Numerical Modeling System to Investigate Flooding Impacts During Hurricane Florence (2018)

(Xue is the PI)

USGS

US Geological Survey

2020-2021

RAPID: Waiting to Exhale: Quantifying Tropical Storm-Induced Increased Flux of Coastal Wetland Carbon into the Atmosphere?

(Xue is a Co-I) 

NSF

National Science Foundation

2020-2021

A Numerical Assessment of Louisiana's Surface Water Resource over the Past Three Decades

(Xue is the PI)

LWRRI 

Louisiana Water Resource Research Institute

2019-2023

Synergistic Effects of Petroleum Production and Ocean Environmental Changes on Oyster

(Xue is the PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation

2020-2023

Impact of Nonlinear Sedimentation on Dredge Area Benthic Ecosystem on Louisiana Shelf

(Xue is the PI)

BOEM

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

2018-2022

Development of a Fully Coupled Hydrology-Sediment Model to Evaluate Economic Costs of Soil Erosion in Southwest Louisiana

(Xue is the PI) 

LSU

Louisiana State University

2018-2022 (NCE)

Understanding and Quantifying Carbon Export to Coastal Oceans through Deltaic Systems

(Xue is the PI)

NASA

NASA & LA Board of Regents

2016-2020

Using Linked Models to Predict the Impacts of Hypoxia on Gulf Coast Fisheries Under Scenarios of Watershed and River Management

(Xue is a co-PI)

NOAA

NOAA

2016-2019 (NCE)

Fate of Coastal Wetland Carbon Under Increasing Sea Level Rise: Using the Subsiding Louisiana Coast as a Proxy for Future World-Wide Sea Level Projection

(Xue is a co-PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation

2015-2019 (NCE)

CyberSEES: Type 2: A Coastal Resilience Collaboratory: Cyber-enabled Discoveries for Sustainable Deltaic Coasts

(Xue is a co-PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation

 
 

Finished Projects

2014-2015

Developing an Integrated Modeling System to Assess and Project Impacts of Human Activity and Climate Change on Terrestrial-Ocean Carbon and Nutrient Associated Coastal Ecosystem Dynamics in the Gulf of Mexico

(Xue was the PI)

LBOR

Louisiana Board of Regents

2016-2017

Access Climate Change and Human Activities' Impact on the Coastal Environment of the Mekong Delta using High Performance Computing Techniques

(Xue was the PI)

VEF

Vietnam Education Foundation

2017-2018

Development of a Fully Coupled Atmospheric-Hydrological Model for Louisiana Coastal Rivers

(Xue was the PI)

LSU

Louisiana State University


2017-2019

Enhancing Sediment Retention Rate of Receiving Basins of Louisiana Sediment Diversions

(Xue is a co-PI)

LaCOE

Louisiana Center of Excellence

2017-2019

Project Louisiana River's Sediment Flux to the Coastal Ocean Using a Coupled Atmospheric-Hydrological Model

(Xue is the PI)

LaCOE

Louisiana Center of Excellence


2017-2020

Development of a Monitoring Program for Water Quality and Biogeochemical Processes of Louisiana Sediment Borrow Areas

(Xue is a co-PI)

BOEM

Bureau of Ocean Energy Management

2015-2021 (NCE)

CyberSEES: Type 2: A Coastal Resilience Collaboratory: Cyber-enabled Discoveries for Sustainable Deltaic Coasts

(Xue is a co-PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation

2016-2021 (NCE)

Fate of Coastal Wetland Carbon Under Increasing Sea Level Rise: Using the Subsiding Louisiana Coast as a Proxy for Future World-Wide Sea Level Projection

(Xue is a co-PI)

NSF

National Science Foundation