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chemist , educator

Mao-Sung Kuo, Chinese chemist, educator. Achievements include research in determination of total mercury and methylmercury in drinking water, air and human hair by graphite-furnace atomic absorption spectrophotometry using 2,3-dimacaptopropane-1-sulfonate as a complexing ag; research in determination of beryllium in drinking water, in air, in human hair, and in marine organisms by GFAAS using acetylacetone as a chelating agent.

Background

Kuo, Mao-Sung was born on January 8, 1948 in Miao-Li, Taiwan. Son of Tung-Hsi and Li-Chun Kuo.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Tunghai University, Taichung, Taiwan, 1969. Master of Science in Chemistry, Ohio State University, 1975. Doctor of Philosophy in Chemistry, Oklahoma State University, 1979.

Career

Associate professor Tunghai University, Taichung, 1980—1982. Research associate Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, 1982—1985. Researcher Environmental Protection Agency of Taiwan Government, Taipei, 1985—1988.

Professor Tunghai University, since 1988. Second lieutenant Chinese Army, 1969-1970.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in determination of total mercury and methylmercury in drinking water, air and human hair by graphite-furnace atomic absorption spectrophotometry using 2,3-dimacaptopropane-1-sulfonate as a complexing ag. Research in determination of beryllium in drinking water, in air, in human hair, and in marine organisms by GFAAS using acetylacetone as a chelating agent.

Membership

Member of Chinese Chemical Society, Environmental Protection Society of Republic of China.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping pong/table tennis, volleyball, television.

Connections

Married En-Ai Liao, July 5, 1975.

father:
Tung-Hsi Kuo

mother:
Li-Chun Kuo

spouse:
En-Ai Liao