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Metuchen, NJ 08840



Fei Liu

Numerical Modeler


Fei graduated from Johns Hopkins University with training in planetary science. His Ph.D. was on climatology and he worked with earlier versions of CCSM. He has worked on the GFDL Flexible Modeling System (FMS) in the areas of model construction, build, test, result verification, and performance optimization. Dr. Liu played an important role in reorganizing coupler in GFDL coupled model. He also worked for a private company making network security appliances, dealing with various issues of Unix system programming, software scalability, and internet security. Dr. Liu is responsible for the ESMF Field-level classes and Xgrid, and has worked the last few years doing joint development with the CESM team. Dr. Liu is currently working on developping the next generation global forecasting model at NCEP.


  • Ph.D. Climatology, Johns Hopkins University
  • M.S. Planetary Sciences, Johns Hopkins University
  • B.S. Geophysics, University of Science and Technology, China,