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educator , meteorologist , researcher

Ming-Cheng Yen, Chinese meteorologist, researcher, educator. Achievements include research in East Asian monsoon; research in anomalous weather systems; research in Taiwan rainfall weather and climate; research in fire nature in Taiwan; research in East Asian Monsoon Experiment-summer rainstorm and winter cold surge. Member of American Meteorological Society.

Background

Yen, Ming-Cheng was born on December 5, 1954 in Chia-Yi, Taiwan. Son of Tung-Po Yen and Pu-Yueh Liaw Yen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, 1979. Master of Science, National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, Iowa State University, Ames, 1990.

Career

Postdoctoral research associate Ames Laboratory, Iowa, 1990—1991. Assistant scientist Iowa State University, 1991—1995. Associate professor National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, 1995—2005, professor, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in East Asian monsoon. Research in anomalous weather systems. Research in Taiwan rainfall weather and climate.

    Research in fire nature in Taiwan. Research in East Asian Monsoon Experiment-summer rainstorm and winter cold surge.

Membership

Member of American Meteorological Society.

Connections

Married Mei-Chu Wang Yen, August 22, 1987.

father:
Tung-Po Yen

mother:
Pu-Yueh Liaw Yen

spouse:
Mei-Chu Wang Yen