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Engineering educator

Yew Khoy Chuah, Chinese engineering educator. Recipient awards Industrial Technology Research Institute, Taiwan, 1990, 91, 92; named Distinguished Young Engineer Chinese Institute Engineers, Taiwan, 1991.

Background

Chuah, Yew Khoy was born on September 10, 1958 in Fujian, China. Arrived in Taiwan, 1986. Son of Say Chuan and Ah Soong (Chew) Chuah.

Education

Bachelor in Mathematics, Skidmore College, 1981. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 1982. Doctor of Philosophy in Mechanical Engineering, University California, Berkeley, 1985.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow Solar Energy Research Institute, 1984-1986. Research engineer Industrial Technology Research Institute, Chutung, Taiwan, 1986-1988, manager thermal system laboratory Taiwan, 1988-1991, deputy director thermofluid technical division Taiwan, 1991-1993. Chairman mechanical engineering Chang Gung University, Kui-shan, Taiwan, since 1993.

Committee member Building Energy Conservation, Building Research Institute, Ministry of Interior, Taiwan, since 1990. Advisor Association Taipei Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineers, since 1991.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (correspondent in Taiwan 1991-1994), American Society of Heating (chairman refrigeration committee Taiwan chapter since 1994), Chinese Institute Engineers, Chinese Society Mechanical Engineers, director Chinese Society Heating, Refrigerating and Air Conditioning Engineers (director).

Connections

Married Li-Chin Lee, December 26, 1987. 1 child, Yi-Hsien.

father:
Say Chuan Chuah

mother:
Ah Soong (Chew) Chuah

spouse:
Li-Chin Lee

child:
Yi-Hsien Chuah