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KOH Tieh Yong

Weather Scientist, Climate Consultant, Sustainability Educator

PhD (MIT), BSc Hons I (IC)

Koh Tieh Yong

Dr KOH Tieh Yong

Co-chair, Working Group for Asian-Australian Monsoon (WG-AAM),

CLIVAR/GEWEX Monsoons Panel, World Climate Research Programme,

World Meteorological Organisation

许智扬 博士

气象与气候学家 兼 永续发展科学顾问

亚澳季风工作组 联合主席

世界气象组织 世界气候研究计划 CLIVAR/GEWEX季风小组

Educational Qualifications

PhD (Atmospheric Science)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
BSc Hons 1st class (Physics)
Imperial College London

Professional Experience

2022 - present
Provisional Member, Asia Pacific Institute of Experts
2021 - 2023
Associate Professor, School of Science and Technology, Singapore University of Social Sciences
2017 - 2021
Associate Professor, Centre for University Core, College of Lifelong and Experiential Learning, Singapore University of Social Sciences (* renamed from SIM University)
2016 - 2017
Associate Professor, UniSIM College, SIM University
2015 - 2016
Associate Professor (with tenure), Asian School of the Environment, Nanyang Technological University
2013 - 2015
Associate Professor (with tenure), School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
2009 - 2016
Principal Investigator (Regional Climate), Earth Observatory of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University
2008 - 2017
Co-Investigator, Center for Environmental Sensing and Modeling (CENSAM), Singapore-MIT Alliance for Research and Technology (SMART)
2005 - 2014
Principal Investigator (Tropical Weather), Temasek Laboratories, Nanyang Technological University
2004 - 2013
Assistant Professor, School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences, Nanyang Technological University
2001 - 2004
Research Scientist (A) & Principal Investigator (Meteorology), Temasek Laboratories, National University of Singapore
Visiting Scientist, Laboratoire de Meteorologie Dynamique (LMD), Ecole Polytechnique

Consultancy Experience

2022 May - present
Weather-related Worksite Incident
Pan United Concrete Pte Ltd
2021 Feb - Mar
Training Course on Climate for Secondary and Pre-university Geography Teachers
Academy of Singapore Teachers, Ministry of Education
2020 Dec - 2021 Mar
ASEAN State of Climate Change Report
Institute of Global Environmental Strategies / Centre for International Law, National University of Singapore
Bangkok, Thailand / Singapore
2014 May - 2015 May
Development of Weather Database in Singapore for Atmospheric Dispersion Modelling
DSO National Laboratories
2012 Feb - May
Sensitivity of Dispersion Modelling Results to Perturbations in Wind Magnitude
DSO National Laboratories
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