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Engineering educator

Chin-Hsiung Loh, Chinese engineering educator. Achievements include research in area of earthquake engineering and structural dynamics. Recipient Outstanding Research award National Science Council, Taiwan, 1987, 91, 93. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Japan Society Civil Engineering, Chinese Society Structural Engineering, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

Background

Loh, Chin-Hsiung was born on February 20, 1948 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Yu-Po and Shin-Shin (Yen) Loh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National National Chung-Hsing University University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1970. Master of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1974. Doctor of Philosophy, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1980.

Career

Research associate University California, Berkeley, 1981-1982, University Illinois, Champaign/Urbana, 1982. Visiting associate professor California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, 1987-1988. Research fellow Academia Sinica, Institute Earth Science, 1989-1994.

Director Center for Earthquake Engineering Research, College Engineering National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1990-1993, professor department civil engineering, since 1989. Director National Center Research Earthquake Engineering, since 1997. National advisory committee National Disaster Prevention Project, National Science Council, Republic of China, since 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in area of earthquake engineering and structural dynamics.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, Japan Society Civil Engineering, Chinese Society Structural Engineering, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute.

Connections

Married Li-Chuan Lin. Children: Kenneth Jan-Hwang, Alingo Ya-Ling.

father:
Yu-Po Loh

mother:
Shin-Shin (Yen) Loh

spouse:
Li-Chuan Lin

child:
Kenneth Jan-Hwang Loh

child:
Alingo Ya-Ling Loh