Guo Qiang Liu

Senior Information Officer B

Current work and responsibilities

Currently I am working in the Seasonal Forecasting group of ESM (Earth System Modeling) program. My main resposibilities are to develop and implement the seasonal forcasting systems. In the mean time I also assist local and external researchers make use of the seasonal forecasting systems to carry out their research. Other resposibilities include management of computing resources for the research group on supercomputing systems etc.

Career background

  • 1982: B.Sc - Physics, Nanjing University, China.
  • 1987: Ph.D - Theoretical Nuclear Physics, University of Pittsburgh, U.S.A. (1982 CUSPEA Student)
Professional Certification
  • 1997: Graduate Certificate in Programming, Computer Power Institute, Sydney, Australia
  • 2002: Sun Certified Programmer for Java 2 Platform
Professional positions
  • 1987–1989: Research Associate, Institute of Theoretical Physics, University of Helsinki, Finland
  • 1990 : Researcher, Institute of Nuclear Sciences, Joseph Fourier University, France
  • 1991–1995: Researcher, Department of Physics, University of Adelaide, Australia
  • 1996–1997: Researcher, Department of Physics, Macquarie University, Australia
  • 1998–2002: Computer Programmer, IBM Glocal Services etc. Australia
  • 2003–Present: Information Technology Officer; Bureau of Meteorology, Australia

Guo Qiang Liu

  • Coupled model development for Seasonal Prediction and Climate Research
  • Climate Data processing
  • Programming and computing in many areas/languages including supercomputing