“Good, better, best. Never let it rest.  Til your good is better and your better is best.”   —   St. Jerome


Current Appointment


  • Ph.D. (2012-2017), Cornell University, USA
    School of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Advisor: Dr. Philip L.-F. Liu
    Minors: Mechanical Engineering (Fluid Dynamics); Computational Science & Engineering
  • Doctoral student (2011-2012), Virginia Tech, USA
    Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
    Advisor: Dr. Panayiotis Diplas
  • Master of Science (2006-2008), National Taiwan University
    Department of Civil Engineering – Hydraulic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Science (2002-2006), National Chung Hsing University
    Department of Soil and Water Conservation

Main Awards

  • John E. Perry Teaching Assistant Prize, Cornell University (2015)
  • Joseph H. DeFrees Fellowship, Cornell University (2013)
  • Olin Fellowship, Cornell University (2012)
  • G.V. Loganathan Memorial Fellowship, Virginia Tech (2011)
  • Scholarship of Sinotech Engineering Consultants, INC (2007)
  • Scholarship of Taipei County Government, Taiwan (2006, 2007, 2008)
  • Honorary Member of the Phi Tau Phi Scholastic Honor Society of the Republic of China (2006)
  • Ching O Medal, National Chung Hsing University (2004)

Journal Reviewer Services

As a young researcher, it’s been an honor to be invited to review manuscripts in the following two journals. I am more than willing to accept reviewing services on manuscripts related to my research fields.

Academic Society Membership

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