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science educator

Gin-Rong Hank Liu, Chinese science educator. Achievements include research in satellite remote sensing of typhoon monitoring and heavy rainfall, air quality monitoring with satellite remote sensing. Grantee, National Science Council, 1990—2002.

Background

Liu, Gin-Rong Hank was born on December 30, 1952 in Chia-Yi, Taiwan. Son of Chang-Fu Liu and Kuei-Ying Young.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, 1975. Master of Science, University Wisconsin, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University Wisconsin, 1986.

Career

Weather observer Civil Aeronautics Administration, Taiwan, 1978—1980. Research assistant Space Science and Engineering Center, University Wisconsin, Madison, 1980—1986. Associate professor Center for Space and Remote Sensing Research National Central University, Jungli, Taiwan, 1986—1993, professor Taiwan, since 1993.

Commissioner school affair board National Central University, Jungli, since 1990, commissioner school research and development board, since 1997, director Center for Space and Remote Sensing Research, 1998—2001. Commissioner International Geosphere-Biosphere Program, Taiwan, since 2001. Second lieutenant Air Force, 1975-1977, Taiwan.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in satellite remote sensing of typhoon monitoring and heavy rainfall, air quality monitoring with satellite remote sensing.

Membership

Member of Chinese Geosci. Union (commissioner since 2001), Chinese Meteorological Society (chief academy committee since 2001, Paper of Year of Doctor Huang award 2002), Chinese Society Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing.

Connections

Married Yuh-Ling Sophia Su, July 1, 1981. Children: Glendy, Sandy, Andy.

father:
Chang-Fu Liu

mother:
Kuei-Ying Young

spouse:
Yuh-Ling Sophia Su

child:
Glendy Liu

child:
Sandy Liu

child:
Andy Liu