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also known as Sam Yang

Environmental engineer

Sam Yang, American environmental engineer. Achievements include discovery of temperature programmed reaction for determination of activation energy, ammonia regeneration for a combined NH3/CaO FGD process, urea/ammonia catalytic conversion process, engineering design for 20 multi-million dollar projects, six patent applications including high level oxygen air conditioning.

Background

Yang, Sam was born on September 24, 1954 in Changde, Peoples Republic of China. Came to the United States, 1988.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering (honorary), Xiangtan University, 1981. Master of Science in Environmental Engineering, University Cincinnati, 1991.

Career

Assistant lecturer Xiangtan University, China, 1982—1986, lecturer, 1986—1987. Research scholar University Cambridge, England, 1987—1988. Research assistant University Cincinnati, 1988—1991.

Senior engineer process and development Noell Inc., Long Beach, California, 1991—1996. Senior project engineer Mitsubishi Heavy Industries American Inc., 1997—2000. With Alstom Power Inc., Knoxville, Tennessee, 2000—2001.

Senior engineering supervisor Advanced Environmental Controls, Newport Beach, California, 2001—2003. With Government College Environmental, Anaheim, 2003—2004. Project consultant Environmental Resources Management, Santa Ana, 2004—2005.

Environmental specialist City of Los Angeles, since 2005.

Achievements

  • Achievements include discovery of temperature programmed reaction for determination of activation energy, ammonia regeneration for a combined NH3/CaO FGD process, urea/ammonia catalytic conversion process, engineering design for 20 multi-million dollar projects, six patent applications including high level oxygen air conditioning.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Environmental Protection Agency. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Air and Waste Management Association, Southern California.

Connections

Married Shui Bing, February 4, 1982. 1 child, Yanfei.

spouse:
Shui Bing

child:
Yanfei Yang