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Engineering educator

Robert Rongjiann Hwang, Chinese engineering educator. Civil engineering. Lieutenant Air-Force Base, 1964-1965. Member Chinese Association Engineering (Best Technology Paper award 1978, 79), Chinese Association Physics, Chinese Association mechanics.

Background

Hwang, Robert Rongjiann was born on September 1, 1941 in Changhwa, Taiwan. Son of Wei-Chung H. and Ing Jian.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Chung-Yuan University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, 1964. Master of Science, Taiwan University, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, University Iowa, 1974.

Career

Research associate, Iowa Institute Hydraulics Research, Iowa City, 1973-1974; research associate fellow Institute Physics, Academy Sinica, Taipei, 1974-1978; research fellow Institute Physics, Academy Sinica, Taipei, since 1978; deputy director Institute Physics, Academy Sinica, Taipei, 1982-1988; professor, Taiwan U., Taipei, since 1978; dean College Engineering, Taiwan Ocean U., Taipei, 1989-1995; professor, Taiwan Ocean U., Taipei, since 1989. Director program of ocean engineering National Science Council, Taipei, 1991-1995. Consultant National Science Council, Taipei, since 1995.

Reviewer National Std. and Patient Bureau, Taipei, since 1968.

Achievements

  • Civil engineering.

Membership

Lieutenant Air-Force Base, 1964-1965. Member Chinese Association Engineering (Best Technology Paper award 1978, 79), Chinese Association Physics, Chinese Association mechanics.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: table tennis, hiking, swimming.

Connections

Married Yueh-Hsiu Wang, February 21, 1969. Children: Wen-Yi, Lin-Ting, Yi-Ting.

father:
Wei-Chung H.

mother:
Ing Jian

spouse:
Yueh-Hsiu Wang

child:
Wen-Yi Hwang

child:
Yi-Ting Hwang

child:
Lin-Ting Hwang