Dr. Fang-Pang LinData Computing Division Head, National Center for High-Performance Computing
Dr Fang-Pang Lin is the Data Computing Division Head in National Center for High Performance Computing (NCHC). He is one of key developers for developing a national cyber-infrastructure, namely Knowledge Innovation National Grid (KING). He co-founded the Global Lake Ecological Observational Network (GLEON) and Gobal Coral Reef Environmental Observational Network (CREON). His recent major efforts include Network-based Lake Metabolism research and Telescience in PRAGMA, World Wide Metacomputing with HLRS, Germany and behavior study and workflow model with AIAI, Edinburgh University, UK.
Dr Fang-Pang Lin has been working on unstructured grid methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) for more than a decade. His interests include multigrid methods, unstructured grid mesh generation, optimal design, multi-disciplinary numerical simulation and scientific visualization. His interest has been extended to advanced visualization, parallel and distributed computing and grid computing in recent years.
Dr. Fang-Pang Lin obtained his PhD in University of Wales at Swansea, UK. He worked in Rolls-Royce University Computing Center in Oxford University as a research scientist after one-year postdoctoral research in Swansea. He joined NCHC in Oct., 1997 and has been working in numerical simulation and software engineering regarding application integration. He was the winner of 2006 Outstanding Achievement Award in Science and Technology, the Executive Yuan of Taiwan.