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Geotechnical engineer

Kuo-Liang Pan, Chinese geotechnical engineer.


Pan, Kuo-Liang was born on November 19, 1941 in Chu-Nan, Taiwan. Son of Chih and Chao-Chih (Chen) Pan.


Bachelor of Science, Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1978.


Teaching assistant Cheng Kung University, 1965-1967. Exploration team leader Institute Nuclear Energy Research, Lon-Tan, Taiwan, 1967-1974. Researcher science & technical advisory group Executive Yuen, Taipei, Taiwan, 1987-1992.

Director resources division Energy & Resources Laboratories, Hsin-Chu, Taiwan, 1986—1991, advisor, senior scientist Taiwan, 1991-1994. Vice president Moh and Associates, Inc., Taipei, Taiwan, 1994-1996, director, senior vice president, 1996-1999. Independent consultant, since 1999.

Reviewer National Science Council, Taipei, 1975-2001. Science and technical expert Water Resource Bureau, Tai-Chung, Taiwan, 1987-1992. Committee member National Standards Bureau, Taipei, since 1987.

Executive director Sino-Geotechnical Research and Development Foundation, 1996-1999. Assistant professor University Northern Iowa, 1978-1979. Adjunct professor Cheng Kung University, 1986-1993, 96—.

Adjunct professor department applied geology National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, since 1991. Senior advisory Sustainable Development Center Water Resources Bureau, 1999-2001.


Fellow Geological Society of America, Chinese Institute Mining and Metropolitan Engineers (committee director 1964-1996). Member Geological Society China (director, council member 1979-1996), Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulic Engineering (committee member 1984-1990), Taiwan Geotechnical Society (council 1997-1901), International Association Engineering Geology, International Association Hydrogeologists, Taiwan Society of Public Works (director 2000^, chairman 2003^), Sigma Xi.


  • Other Interests

    Hiking, photography, travel.


Married Mei-Lan Hwang, 1966. Children: Amy, Susan, Sidney.

Chih Pan

Chao-Chih (Chen) Pan

Mei-Lan Hwang

Amy Pan

Susan Pan

Sidney Pan