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Tony Liao
Title
Senior Research Associate
Email
tony.liao@noaa.gov
Phone
303-497-3549
Address
DSRC
325 Broadway
Boulder, CO 80305-3328
Affiliation
CIRES

Profile

Tony Liao (廖文偉), Senior Research Associate
Tony Liao, Ph.D., is a senior research associate of ATD (Advanced Technologies Division). He is also a senior member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers) education society. Tony currently serves as a Project Manager that focuses on international cooperation, mainly dedicated for the related case of the CWB (Central Weather Bureau) of Taiwan.

Research Interests
  • Information Education
  • Popular Education
  • Algorithm

Education
  • Ph.D. in Computer Education, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • M.S. in Computer Education, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, Taiwan
  • B.S. in Computer Science, Soochow University, Taipei, Taiwan

Experience
  • Assistant Professor, Taiwan Chinese Culture University, 2010~ 2015
  • Assistant Research Fellow, Taiwan Central Weather Bureau, 2004 ~2009
  • Teacher, National San-Chung Senior High School, 2002 ~ 2003

Professional Activities
  • Senior Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE)  
  • MIET Member, Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET)
  • Member, American Geophysical Union
  • Life Member, Taiwan Information Service Association of Chinese Colleges
  • Serves as Editorial Board Member, Journal of Educational Technology & Society (ET&S)
  • Serves as Technical Program Committee, International Conference on Algorithms, Computing and Systems (ICACS)
  • Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer (MCSE), Microsoft

Service on NOAA Boards, committees, and projects
  • Serves as Lead of Agreement #32 Between The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office In The United States and The American Institute In Taiwan For Technical Cooperation In Meteorology And Forecast Systems Development
  • Served as Lead of Agreement #31 Between The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office In The United States and The American Institute In Taiwan For Technical Cooperation In Meteorology And Forecast Systems Development
  • Served as Lead of Agreement #30 Between The Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office In The United States and The American Institute In Taiwan For Technical Cooperation In Meteorology And Forecast Systems Development

Honors and Awards
  • Governor’s Award for High-Impact Research 2017
  • NOAA/GSD Director’s Directed Research Fund 2016 
  • Linux Golden Penguin Award 2005