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structural engineer

Yu Tang, Chinese structural engineer. Second lieutenant United States Army, 1979-1981. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate, Raymond C. Reese Research prize 1993), Sigma Xi.

Background

Tang, Yu was born on November 8, 1954 in Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China. Came to the United States, 1982. Son of Ming-chao and Pao-heng (Tong) Tang.

Education

Master of Science, National Taiwan University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, Rice University, 1986.

Career

Instructor Wang-Nan Institute of Technology, Chung-Li, Taiwan, 1981-1986. From research assistant to research associate Rice University, Houston, 1982-1989. Structural engineer Bechtel Inc., 1989.

Assistant engineer Argonne (Illinois) National Laboratory, since 1990.

Membership

Second lieutenant United States Army, 1979-1981. Member American Society of Civil Engineers (associate, Raymond C. Reese Research prize 1993), Sigma Xi.

Connections

Married Olivia S. Shyr, October 17, 1988. 1 child, Alan T.

father:
Ming-chao Tang

mother:
Pao-heng (Tong) Tang

spouse:
Olivia S. Shyr

child:
Alan T. Tang