Kuo-Nan Liou

Kuo-Nan Liou

Kuo-Nan Liou
Distinguished Professor
Primary Area: Physical and Wave Electronics

Office: 4242 Young Hall
Phone: (310) 794-9832
E-mail:

 
Research and Teaching Interests:
Atmospheric radiative transfer and remote sensing, clouds and aerosols, climate change, regional climate modeling in mountains and snow, light scattering by ice crystals and aerosols

 

Awards and Recognitions
2013     Roger Revelle Medal, American Geophysical Union
2012     Quadrennial Gold Medal Award, International Radiation Commission
2011     Distinguished Lecturer, Atmospheric Sciences at the Asia Oceania Geosciences Society (AOGS)
2010     William Nordberg Medal, Committee on Space Research, ICSU
2008     Chair, Special Fields and Interdisciplinary Engineering Section, NAE
2007     Nobel Peace Prize Certificate bestowed on the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change
2004     Academia Sinica (Chinese Academy of Sciences,Taiwan)
2004     Distinguished Achievement Award, Scientists Society of Southern California
2002     Honorary Professorship at the Institute of Atmospheric Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences.
2000     Fellow, American Association of the Advancement of Science
1999     National Academy of Engineering
1996     Fellow, American Geophysical Union, American Meteorological Society
1983     Fellow, Optical Society of America
1998     Jule Charney Award, American Meteorological Society
1996     Creativity Award, Atmospheric Sciences Division, National Science Foundation
Distinguished Achievement Award, Chinese American Engineers