Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences at the University of Colorado Boulder

WenWei Liao

Research Interests

WenWei Liao (廖文偉) is a marine science educator in the Cooperative Institute for Research in Environmental Sciences (CIRES) at University of Colorado Boulder and is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Education Society (IEEE Education Society). He is also a visiting associate professor in the International College of Semiconductor Technology at Taiwan National Chiao Tung University. His research interests span both education and computer technologies. Much of his work has been on improving the education technologies and the performance of the computer technologies. 

Current Research

1.  Development of a hazardous weather monitoring and forecast system Pursuant to the Agreement between the American Institute in Taiwan and the Taipei Economic and Cultural Representative Office in the United States for Technical Cooperation in Meteorology and Forecast Systems Development

2.  Using Science On a Sphere© or  Science On a Sphere© Explorer to do the science education



Honors and Awards

  • NOAA/GSD Director’s Directed Research Fund 2016
  • Governor’s Award for High-Impact Research 2017