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Civil engineering educator , Structural engineer

Cheng-Chiang Weng, Chinese civil engineering educator, structural engineer. Recipient Award of Excellence in Research National Science Council, 1993, Outstanding Award in Teaching Ministry of Education, 1993, 94.

Background

Weng, Cheng-Chiang was born on February 24, 1959 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Lai-cheng and Nen-chi (Chuang) Weng.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taipei Institute of Technology, 1979. Master of Science, Cornell University, 1984. Doctor of Philosophy, Cornell University, 1987.

Career

Research assistant civil engineering department Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 1983-1986. Associate professor civil engineering department National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, 1986-1992, professor civil engineering department Taiwan, since 1992. Visiting scholar University Washington, Seattle, 1992-1993.

Membership

Director Chinese Youth Goodwill Mission, Taipei, 1990, Taipei Folk Dance Group, 1991. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Chinese Society of Structural Engineers (member executive committee since 1993), Chinese Institute of Steel Construction, Chinese Society of Earthquake Engineering (member executive committee since 2000), Chinese Society of Civil Engineers (vice chairman steel structures committee 1989-1990).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, golf, classic music, travel, folk arts.

Connections

Married Yu-Hsia Lee, July 30, 1982. 1 child, Tsai-Chen.

father:
Lai-cheng Weng

mother:
Nen-chi (Chuang) Weng

spouse:
Yu-Hsia Lee

child:
Tsai-Chen Weng