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Mechanical engineering educator

Jao-Hwa Kuang, Chinese mechanical engineering educator. Member International Federation for Theory of Machines and Mechanisms (chair Taiwan chapter since 2001), Society Experimental Mechanics, Chinese Society Mechanical Engineers (associate editor journal since 1992, secretary-general 1991-1993).

Background

Kuang, Jao-Hwa was born on September 25, 1948 in Keelung, Republic of China. Son of Kuan Kuo Kuang and Shwu Fung Ju.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Chen Kung University, Tainan, Republic of China, 1970. Master of Science, Chen Kung University, Tainan, Republic of China, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, University Cincinnati, 1983.

Career

Researcher, Mech. Industry Research Laboratory, Kaohsiung, Republic of China, 1973-1976; instructor, Chen Kung U., 1976-1978; associate professor, Sun Yat-Sen U., Kaohsiung, 1983-1988; professor mechanic engineering, Sun Yat-Sen U., Kaohsiung, since 1988; department chairman mechanic engineering, Sun Yat-Sen U., Kaohsiung, since 1996; director Automation Technology Center, Sun Yat-Sen U., Kaohsiung. Consultant Metal Industry Development Center, Kaohsiung, since 1990.

Membership

Member International Federation for Theory of Machines and Mechanisms (chair Taiwan chapter since 2001), Society Experimental Mechanics, Chinese Society Mechanical Engineers (associate editor journal since 1992, secretary-general 1991-1993).

Connections

Married Yu-Hwa Pan, April 11, 1976. Children: Cynthia, Alice.

father:
Kuan Kuo Kuang

mother:
Shwu Fung Ju

spouse:
Yu-Hwa Pan

child:
Alice Kuang

child:
Cynthia Kuang