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n    Rector Prof. Hermann Kokenge and Director Prof. of Mechanical Engineering WERNER HUFENBACH from the TU-DRESDEN University visit COMC on Nov. 21(Nov 2007) photo

n    During Typhoon KROSA(2007/10/14~2007/10/17) , the max significant wave was 23.67m, which was observed by WRA’s Gueishandao data buoy. The max wind gust was 33.3 m/sec (12F) , which was observed by WRA’s Gueishandao data buoy. (September 2007)

n    During Typhoon WIPHA(2007/9/17~2007/9/19) , the max significant wave was 3.93m, which was observed by WRA’s Su-ao data buoy. The max wind gust was 21.2 m/sec (9F) , which was observed by WRA’s Yong-an station. (September 2007)

n    During Typhoon SEPAT(2007/8/16~2007/8/19)the max wind gust was  44.2 m/sec (14F) , which was observed by WRAs Shihti station. The max significant wave was 9.37m, which was observed by CWB’s Hualien data buoy. (August 2007)

n    The International Course “Coastal Protection” funded by DAAD, Germany will be held from Sep. 17 to Oct. 12, 2007 in National Cheng Kung University. See the detail.

n    During Typhoon PABUK(2007/8/6~2007/8/8) And WUTIP(2007/8/8~2007/8/9) , the max wind gust was  28.2 m/sec, which was observed by WRA’s Erluanbi data buoy. The max significant wave was 436cm, which was observed by MOTC’s Gueishandao data buoy. (August 2007)

n    Director Prof. C.C. Kao is assigned by The NSC and DAAD to organize 2007 NSC-DAAD Summer Institute Program. 10 Chinese PhD students have been going to visit Germany since July. 20 German students will stay in Taiwan universities or institutes for two months since August 2007

n    A group composed of 7 professors from the School of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering of TU Dalian in China visited COMC on June 22.  photo

n    Dr. Peter Froehle from the Institute for Environmental Engineering of Rostock University, Germany visited COMC from June 20 to 27 in order to arrange the Summer School course which will be held in Sep./Oct. in National Cheng Kung University. Jun, 2007

n    Prof. Pruszak and Prof. Ostrowski from the Department of Coastal Engineering & Dynamics of Institute of Hydroengineering (IBW) in Polish Academy Science (PAN) visit COMC from May 28 to June 5 to exchange scientific knowledge and experiences in order to look for further cooperation. The activity is supported by NSC and PAN. (May 2007)  photo

n    In order to develop the next generation data acquisition system, COMC started to use the PCB prototype machine from March. (Apr. 2007)

n    Director Prof. C.C. Kao attended the meeting of Marine Resource Conservation Working Group for APEC region in April in Australia. (Apr. 2007)

n    The project manager, Dr. D.J. Doong attended The 14th Waves in Shallow Environments (WISE meeting) in April in Australia. He presented the latest wave measurement results in the meeting. (Apr. 2007)

n    The vice president of Gdansk University in Poland visit COMC on Apr. 13. (Apr. 2007) See the picture