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Aerospace engineering educator

Yei-Chin Chao, Chinese aerospace engineering educator. Achievements include patent pending for control of the jet flames by acoustic excitation. Recipient Annual Research award National Science Council, 1986-1992, research grants, 1985-1992, Defense Research Committee, 1986-1992.


Chao, Yei-Chin was born on January 22, 1955 in Taiwan, Republic of China. Son of Pin-Tu and Yen-Kuay (Chen) Chao.


Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Aerospace, Georgia Institute of Technology, 1984.


Lecturer National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1979-1980, associate professor, 1984-1991, professor, since 1991, associate director, 1991-1993. Research assistant Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, 1980-1983. Consultant Chung-Sun Institute of Science and Technology, Tai Chung, since 1985, Industrial Technology Research Institute, Hsinchu, since 1990.

Founding member Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics of National National Cheng-Kung University University, 1983.


  • Achievements include patent pending for control of the jet flames by acoustic excitation.


Member Organizing committee The Combusion Institute of the Republic of China, Tainan, 1991-1992, board directors, since 1992. Member The Ko-Min Party, Taiwan, since 1984. Soldier Army, 1977. Member American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineering, Chinese School of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, The Chinese Combustion Institute (board directors since 1992, organizing member 1992).


Married Show-Learn Kuo, September 16, 1981. Children: Sheen, Vivia.

Pin-Tu Chao

Yen-Kuay (Chen) Chao

Show-Learn Kuo

Sheen Chao

Vivia Chao