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Engineering educator

Shu-Tao Liao, Chinese engineering educator.


Liao, Shu-Tao was born on November 3, 1962 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Chi-Sen Liao and Ming-Mei Huang.


Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1985. Master of Science, University Texas Austin, 1991. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas Austin, 1994.


Research assistant, civil engineering Computer Center Department National Taiwan University, 1987—1989. Associate professor Department Civil Engineering and Engineering Informatics, Chung Hua University, Hsin Chu, Taiwan, since 1995, chairman, since 2006. Member Chinese Institute Civil and Hydraulic Engineering, Taipei, 1998—2000, 2002—2004, Council Slopeland Utilization Authorization, Hsin Chu City Government, 2000—2002.

Head Division Extra-Curricular Activities, Office Student Affairs, Chung Hua University, 2001—2003. 2nd lieutenant Army, 1985-1987, Taipei.


  • Achievements include research in integrity evaluation of capped or uncapped piles with nondestructive testing Non-Destructive Testing techniques. Research in correction factor to improve accuracy of estimating pile length with parallel seismic method. Research in new elastic-wave-based imaging method, which incorporates synthetic aperture focusing technique, for scanning defects inside concrete structures.


Married Whei-Meih Chang, June 25, 1989. 1 child Timothy.

Chi-Sen Liao

Ming-Mei Huang

Whei-Meih Chang

Timothy Liao