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Ocean engineering educator

Yan Yong, Chinese ocean engineering educator. Recipient Presidential Young Investigator award National Science Foundation, 1990. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Academy Mechanics, Acoustical Society of America.

Background

Yong, Yan was born on July 23, 1955 in Wuhan, Hubei, People's Republic of China. Came to the United States, 1982. Son of Zhiyu Xiong and Jingfang Zhou.

Education

Diploma, Wuhan Institute Building Materials, 1982;Master of Science, University of Illinois, 1983;Doctor of Philosophy, University of Illinois, 1987.

Career

Research assistant, University of Illinois, Urbana, 1982-1984;research associate, Florida Atlantic U., Boca Raton, 1985-1987;associate professor ocean engineering, Florida Atlantic U., Boca Raton, since 1988. Research scientist Wright-Patterson Air Force Base Dayton, Ohio, 1990.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, American Society of Civil Engineers, American Academy Mechanics, Acoustical Society of America.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: classical music.

Connections

Married Yiling Xiong, June 20, 1987.

father:
Zhiyu Xiong

mother:
Jingfang Zhou

spouse:
Yiling Xiong