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educator , mechanical engineer

Roger Chenfang Hsiao, Chinese mechanical engineer, educator. Registered professional engineer, South Carolina. Scholar Taipei Institute of Technology, 1975, South Carolina Research and Development Foundation, 1986-1987; fellow Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1982-1984.

Background

Hsiao, Roger Chenfang was born on August 23, 1955 in Taichung, Republic of China. Came to the United States, 1979. Son of Tsang Wen and Su Chin (Chen) Hsiao.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Taipei Institute of Technology, 1976. Master of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1981. Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985.

Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, 1985.

Career

Design engineer, China Engineering Cons., Inc., Taipei, Republic of China, 1978-1979;teaching assistant, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1980-1981;research assistant, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, 1981-1985;assistant professor mechanic engineering, University of Southern California, Columbia, since 1986. Consultant Owen Electric Steel Company South Carolina., Cayce, 1986-1989, E-Tek Dynamics, Inc., San Jose, California, 1988. Founder, board directors Automation and Robotics Research Laboratory, Columbia, 1988.

Advanced technology specialist S.E. Manufacturing Technology Center, Columbia, since 1989.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, South Carolina.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals and conference proceedings.

Membership

Referee South Carolina. Competition for Creative Projects in Technologies and Arts, 1986. Clerk Columbia Chinese Christian Church, West Columbia, South Carolina., 1988.

Officer Republic of China Army, 1976-1978. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate, flexible assembly committee 1989-1990), Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Robotics and Automation Society (charter), Society Manufacturing Engineers (senior. Faculty Development fellow 1989), National Svc.

Robot Association (charter), American Association Artificial Intelligence, International Association Science and Technology for Development.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: stamp collecting, remote controlled aircraft modeling.

Connections

Married Hanling Hwang, January 3, 1981. L child, Cheston H.

father:
Tsang Wen Hsiao

mother:
Su Chin (Chen) Hsiao

spouse:
Hanling Hwang