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Engineering educator

Hsuan-Hsien Yeh, Chinese engineering educator. Achievements include research on the transformation of various organic fractions during water treatment processes; advanced treatment processes for drinking water. Research grantee National Science Council, Taipei, Taiwan, since 1982, Environmental Protection Administration, 1989-1994.

Background

Yeh, Hsuan-Hsien was born on December 13, 1950 in Fengshan, Taiwan. Son of Rueih-Lin and Mei-Yueh (Chen) Yeh.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1973. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Environmental Engineering, University Missouri, 1980.

Career

Research assistant University Missouri, Columbia, 1977-1980. Associate professor National Cheng Kung University, 1981-1988, professor engineering, since 1988, chairman department environmental engineering, 1999—2002. Visiting scholar University Delaware, Newark, 1986-1987.

Visiting scientist The Netherlands Water WorksTesting and Research Institute, 1995-1996, Australia Water Quality Center, 2004-2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on the transformation of various organic fractions during water treatment processes. Advanced treatment processes for drinking water.

Membership

England Taiwan Navy, 1975-1977. Member Chinese Institute Environmental Engineering (board directors 1990-1992, Research Paper award 1992, 2001, member board directors Tawain Water Supply Cooperation 2001-2003), Chinese Taiwan Water Works Association (member technical research committee since 1985, chairman publications committee 2003-2006, chairman technical research committee since 2006), International Water Association (governing board since 2000).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: jogging, reading, picnicking.

Connections

Married Gueih-Meh Yeh, March 29, 1982. Children: Yur-Shan, Yur-Jyuan.

father:
Rueih-Lin Yeh

mother:
Mei-Yueh (Chen) Yeh

spouse:
Gueih-Meh Yeh

child:
Yur-Shan Yeh

child:
Yur-Jyuan Yeh