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Materials scientist

Chun-Kan Hou, Chinese materials scientist. Recipient National Distinguished Applied Scientist award Taiwan Government, 1989, National Distinguished Research award, 1990.

Background

Hou, Chun-Kan was born on September 19, 1951 in Yunlin, Taiwan. Son of Sun-Yuan and Chi-yi (Lee) Hou.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan, 1974. Master of Science, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, 1990.

Postgraduate, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, 1983.

Career

Engineer Government Arsenal, Kaohsiung, Taiwan, 1977-1978. Research scientist China Steel Corporation, 1978-1992. Associate professor National Yunlin Institute of Technology, 1992-1995, chairman mechanical engineering department, 1994-1996, professor, dean technological cooperative, 1996-1997, dean academy affairs, since 1997.

Consultant China Steel Corporation, Kaohsiung, 1992-1994, Gloria Heavy Industrial Corporation, Tainan, 1993-1996.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Reading, ping pong/table tennis, mountain climbing.

Connections

Married Yueh-Hua Cheng, January 14, 1979. Children: Tzu-Hui, Iu-Lin.

father:
Sun-Yuan Hou

mother:
Chi-yi (Lee) Hou

spouse:
Yueh-Hua Cheng

child:
Tzu-Hui Hou

child:
Iu-Lin Hou