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Engineering educator

Wen-Hwa Chen, Chinese engineering educator. Recipient Distinguished Research award, National Science Council, since 1985, Doctor Sun Yet-Sen award, 1986, Ices' 95 T.H.H. Pian medal International Conference Computational Engineering Science, Professor F.T. medal, 2000.

Background

Chen, Wen-Hwa was born on August 15, 1948 in Jun-Lin, Taiwan. Son of Ji and Ho (Wu) Chen.

Education

BSEng, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, Taiwan, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 1977.

Career

Associate professor National Tsing Hua University, 1977-1981, professor, since 1981, department head, 1981-1988, chairman Research and Development committee, 1988-1992, dean engineering, 1992-1998, vice president academy affairs, since 2002. Consultant National Bureau Standards, Taipei, 1978-1994.

Membership

Fellow American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (associate), American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (president Taiwan 1995-1997).

Connections

Married Hsiao Chang, December 23, 1972. 2 children.

father:
Ji Chen

mother:
Ho (Wu) Chen

spouse:
Hsiao Chang