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researcher , Engineering educator

Jiann-Quo Tarn, Chinese engineering educator, researcher. Professional engineer, Taiwan. Recipient Best Paper award The Chinese Institute Engineers, 1983. Member Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulic Engineering (chairman board journal.).

Background

Tarn, Jiann-Quo was born on July 25, 1946 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Chin-Yung and Re-Fong (Chang) Tarn.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Cheng-kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1968. Master of Science, National Cheng-kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Duke University, 1976.

Career

Research assistant Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1971-1975. Associate professor National National Cheng-Kung University University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1976-1979, professor civil engineering Taiwan, since 1979, chairman civil engineering department Taiwan, 1985-1991. Consultant Aero-Industry Development Center, Taiwan, 1982-1985.

Consultant, member National Science Council, Taiwan, since 1991.

Achievements

  • Professional engineer, Taiwan.

Membership

Member Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulic Engineering (chairman board journal.).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music, reading.

Connections

Married Lih-Jean Yang. Children: Herrot, Julia, Judy.

father:
Chin-Yung Tarn

mother:
Re-Fong (Chang) Tarn

spouse:
Lih-Jean Yang

child:
Herrot Tarn

child:
Julia Tarn

child:
Judy Tarn