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Dean , department chairman , Industrial engineer

Yi-Lang Chen, industrial engineer, department chairman, dean. Recipient research award, National Security Council, Taiwan, 1996—2000. Member of Taiwanese Society Biomechs., Ergonomic Society Taiwan.

Background

Chen, Yi-Lang was born on December 12, 1964 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Gin-Fa Chen and Lai-Mei Lee.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, 1989. Master of Science, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, 1992. Doctor of Philosophy, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, 1996.

Career

Assistant engineer Chunghsin Electric and Machinery Manufacturing Corporation, 1989—1990. Associate professor department industrial management and engineering Mingchi Institute of Technology, 1996—1999. Head and associate professor department industrial management and engineering Mingchi University of Technology, 1999—2000, professor ergonomics mgmnt. and industrial health and safety Taipei, Taiwan, since 2000, head of department industrial engineering & management, 2000—2002, dean of academic affairs Taiwan, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for sitting belt. Research in Remote Control model of Human Resources to evaluate the physical work load. Research in differences in anthropometry and muscular strength betrween western and Chinese men.

    Research in weakness in upper extremities of Chinese and its application. Research in new protocol to examine the movement of human lumbar spine. Research in vertrbral centroid method (VCM) to evaluate the lumbar lordosis & spine scoliosis.

    Research in non-invasive method to measure human's lumbosacral angle. Research in models to predict Chinese lifting capacities. Research in geometric data of lumbar-sacral region for Chinese men.

Membership

Member of Taiwanese Society Biomechs., Ergonomic Society Taiwan.

Connections

Married Feng-Ling Chao, April 17, 1996. Children: Yi, An.

father:
Gin-Fa Chen

mother:
Lai-Mei Lee

spouse:
Feng-Ling Chao

child:
Yi Chen

child:
An Chen