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Prof. Jao-Hwa Kuang

Prof. Jao-Hwa Kuang

BUSINESS ADDRESS
 

College of Engineering

National Sun Yat Sen University                        

Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan                             

 

Telephone No.:   +886-7-525-4000

                              +886-7-5252000 ext. 4000

 

Fax. No. :              +886-7-525-4009

 

     Department of Mechanical                                 

And Electro-Mechanical Engineering               

National Sun Yat Sen University                        

Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan                             

 

Telephone No.: +886-7-525-4213

                            +886-7-5252000 ext. 4213

 

Fax. No.:            +886-7-525-4299

                           +886-7-525-4213

 Email:kuang@faculty.nsysu.edu.tw
 
 EDUCATION
1983.12

Ph.D. (Department of Mechanical Engineering), University of Cincinnati, U.S.A.

1973.6

M.S. (Department of Mechanical Engineering), National Chen Kung University, Taiwan

1970.6
B.S. (Department of Mechanical Engineering), National Chen Kung University, Taiwan
 
 EXPERIENCE
  • Academic Experience
    Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, (1989.08 - present.)
    Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, (1984.02 - 1989.07.)
    Teaching and Research Assistants, Department of Mechanical Engineering University of Cincinnati, Ohio, U. S. A., (1978.09-1983.12)
    Instructor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Chen Kung University, Taiwan, (1977.08-1978.07)
    Administrative Experience
    Dean, Office of Academic Affairs, National Sun Yat-Sen University, (2004.09 –2006.10).
    Chairman, Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, (1996.08 – 1999.07).
    Director, Research Center of Automation Techniques, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan (1989.08-1995.07)
    Professional Experience
    Consulting Adviser, Kwang Yang Motor Co., Ltd, Taiwan, (1998.07-1999.07)
    Consulting Adviser, Div. of Inspection and Measurement, Metal Industrial Development and Rearch Center (MIDRC), Taiwan, (1996.07-1999.07) (2000.07-)
    Associate Researcher, Industrial Technologies Research Institute, Taiwan, (1974.07-1977.07)
    Mechanical Engineer, Manufacturing Laboratory, Metal Industries Research Institute, Taiwan, (1973.06-1974.07)
 HONORS / AWARDS
    • Best Paper Award in the International Mechanisms and Machine Science Conference, Presented by CCMMS2008, Taiwan, July 28-31, 2008, Qinhuangdao, China
    • Best Paper Award in the 3rd National Conference on Precision Mechanical Manufacture, Presented by the SME Taipei Chapter, Taiwan, 2003.
    • Award of Outstanding Research, Presented by the National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan, 2003
    • Award of Outstanding Professor, Presented by the Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineering, Taiwan, 2002.
    • Best Paper Award in the 8th Sound and Vibration Conference, Presented by the Society of the Sound and Vibration of the Republic of China, Taiwan, 1999.
    • Best Paper Award in the 22nd Theoretical and Applied Mechanics Conference, Presented by the Society of the Theoretical and Applied Mechanics of the Republic of China, Taiwan, 1998.
    • Award of Materials for Multimedia Teaching, Presented by the Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 1998.
    • Excellence in Academic-Industry Research Award, Presented by the Ministry of Education, Taiwan, 1997.
    • Best Project Achievement Award, Presented by the Nuclear Council of the Republic of China, Taiwan, 1994
    • Best Thesis Award, Presented by the Chinese Society of the Mechanical Engineers, Taiwan, 1973. (with advisor Prof. K. S. Lee)