Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering, University Washington, 1986. Master of Science in Civil Engineering, University Washington, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy, University Washington, 1992.
Postdoctoral research associate University Washington, Seattle, 1992-1993. Assistant professor University Macau, since 1993, associate dean faculty science and technical, since 1997. Public relations officer Faculty Association of University Macau, 1993-1994.
Member academy council, since 1993, university senate, since 1993, research committee, since 1996.
Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Geophysical Union, Golden Key (life), Tau Beta Pi (life), Chi Epsilon (life).
Married Ka Wai Chan, December 29, 1989. 1 child, Hou Teng.