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Engineering educator

Gwo-Fong Lin, Chinese engineering educator. Achievements include research in modeling of hydrologic time series and in stochastic analysis of hydrological and hydraulic problems. Recipient Outstanding Teaching award Ministry of Education, 1992, Excellent Research award National Science Council, 1991, 92, 93, 94, Industry-Institution Cooperation award Ministry of Education, 2002.

Background

Lin, Gwo-Fong was born on July 3, 1954 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Ching-Hai and Kuei (Wu) Lin.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Tawian University, 1976. MEngring., Asian Institute of Technology, 1978. Doctor of Philosophy, University Pittsburgh, 1982.

Career

Associate professor National National Chung-Hsing University University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1983-1986, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1986-1990, professor, since 1990, director Hydrotech Research Institute, 1997—2000, chairman department civil engineering, 2001—2004.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in modeling of hydrologic time series and in stochastic analysis of hydrological and hydraulic problems.

Membership

Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Geophysical Union, International Association for Hydraulic Research, Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering (Paper award 1990, 97).

Connections

Married Li-Ying Huang, January 12, 1984. Children: Yen-Chun, Ying-Chun.

father:
Ching-Hai Lin

mother:
Kuei (Wu) Lin

spouse:
Li-Ying Huang

child:
Ying-Chun Lin

child:
Yen-Chun Lin