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educator , researcher , Civil engineer

Cheinway Hwang, Chinese civil engineer, researcher, educator. Achievements include development of methods of gravity, geoid, ocean circulations from satellite altimetry data. Recipient Distinguished Research awards, National Science Council, 1998, 2000. Member of International Association Geodesy (chairman SSG3.186 since 1999, Best Paper award 1999), American Geophysical Union.

Background

Hwang, Cheinway was born on August 5, 1962 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Son of Ching-Tien and Su-Jen Hwang.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, 1991.

Career

Professor department civil engineering Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, since 1993.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of methods of gravity, geoid, ocean circulations from satellite altimetry data.

Membership

Member of International Association Geodesy (chairman SSG3.186 since 1999, Best Paper award 1999), American Geophysical Union.

Connections

Married Ching-Hwa Chu, September 15, 1961. Children: William, Susan, Ting-Yi.

father:
Ching-Tien Hwang

mother:
Su-Jen Hwang

spouse:
Ching-Hwa Chu

child:
William Hwang

child:
Susan Hwang

child:
Ting-Yi Hwang