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Engineering educator

Hwung-Hweng Hwung, Chinese engineering educator. Named Outstanding Professor, Chinese Engineering Association, 1994. Coordinator National Science Council Coastal Engineering, Taipei, 1995, Executive Yuan, 1996. Member Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulics Engineering, Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (Republic of Chinese award 1984), Chinese Institute Engineers (award 1975).

Background

Hwung, Hwung-Hweng was born on November 10, 1946 in Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China. Son of Wan-Chuan and Pen (Lin) Hwung.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1970. Master of Science in Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Hydraulic and Ocean Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1981.

Career

Lecturer, National Cheng Kung U., Tainan, 1965-1981; associate professor, National Cheng Kung U., Tainan, 1981-1986; professor, National Cheng Kung U., Tainan, since 1986. Visiting professor Disaster Prevention Research Institute, Kyoto, Japan, 1994, H.K. U., Hong Kong, 1992. Director Tainin Hydraulics Laboratory, Tainan, since 1981.

Membership

Coordinator National Science Council Coastal Engineering, Taipei, 1995, Executive Yuan, 1996. Member Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulics Engineering, Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (Republic of Chinese award 1984), Chinese Institute Engineers (award 1975).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: table tennis.

Connections

Married Chi-Miao Chiou, October 9, 1972.

father:
Wan-Chuan Hwung

mother:
Pen (Lin) Hwung

spouse:
Chi-Miao Chiou