Hsun-Ying Kao

1107 NE 45th St., Suite 320
Seattle, WA. 98105-4656, USA
email: hkao (at) esr.org


Research focus: ENSO, tropical air-sea interactions, and data analysis

Hsun-Ying Kao received her B.S. degree in atmospheric sciences from National Taiwan University in 2003, and worked as a research assistant from 2003 to 2004. In 2004, she began her studies on contrasting eastern-Pacific and central-Pacific types of ENSO for her Ph.D. After graduation from University of California, Irvine in 2009, she joined ESR as a research associate, and has been working on the Aquarius satellite project.


B.A. (2003) National Taiwan University (Atmospheric sciences)
Ph.D. (2009) University of California, Irvine (Earth System Science)

Current Research Projects:

  • Aquarius/SAC-D Satellite Mission


For a complete publication list, see Hsun-Ying Kao on Google Scholar.