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Civil engineering educator

Yen-Twu Kuo, Chinese civil engineering educator. Achievements include planning and design for construction of 12 bridge, including cantilever construction method, MRT, underground shopping mall and parking faculity, pumping stations and public buildings. Recipient Distinguished Youth Engineering award Chinese Institute Engineers, 1978, Civil Service medal of 3d order Executive Yuan, 1987, Civil Service medal of 3d order Executive Yuan, 1996.

Background

Kuo, Yen-Twu was born on May 15, 1945 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Ching-O and Huang-Tse Kuo.

Education

Master of Science, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1968. Doctor of Engineering, Hannover (Germany) University, 1976. Bachelor of Science, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1996.

Career

Associate researcher department сivil engineering, National Cheng Kung U., 1969-1972;associate professor department сivil engineering, National Cheng Kung U., 1976-1979;professor сivil engineering, National Cheng Kung U., 1979^. Consultant CTCI Corporation, Taipei, Taiwan, 1977-1978. Consultant Hanyn Engineering Cons.Co., Ltd., Tainan, 1979-1994, general consultant, since 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include planning and design for construction of 12 bridge, including cantilever construction method, MRT, underground shopping mall and parking faculity, pumping stations and public buildings.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional publications.

Membership

Second lieutenant, lecturer Chung Cheng Institute of Technology, Tahsi, Taiwan, 1966-1968. Member American Society of Civil Engineers, American Concrete Institute Organization, International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering.

Connections

Married Shu-Ying Chao. Children: Yin-Ping, Wei-Kuo.

father:
Ching-O Kuo

mother:
Huang-Tse Kuo

spouse:
Shu-Ying Chao

children:
Yin-Ping Kuo

Wei-Kuo