Background and activities


  • 08/2020 - present: PhD candidate, Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering & Department of Biological Sciences, NTNU Ålesund, Norway. Monitoring and simulation of the farm environment in sea-based salmon production (Main supervisor: Lars Christian Gansel, Co-supervisor: Guoyuan Li)
  • 08/2018 - 06/2020: Department of Ocean Operations and Civil Engineering, NTNU Ålesund, Norway. M.Sc.
  • 09/2007 - 06/2011: Department of Ships and Ocean Engineering, Tianjin University. Tianjin, China. B.Sc.

Work Experience

  • 2011 - 2018: China Petroleum Pipeline Engineering Co., Ltd., China. Project Engineer.

Research Interests

  • Digital twins
  • Simulation of marine operations
  • Fish behavior

Detail information could be found from Intelligent Systems Lab:

Scientific, academic and artistic work


  • Gao, Sihan; Piehl, Henry Peter. (2020) Numerical Analysis and Model Tests of Hydrodynamic Loads on Perforated Plates. 2020.