Dr. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Ph.D.

Chair Professor

Dep. Of Civil Engineering, I-Shou University

No.1,Sec.1,Syuecheng Rd.,Daslu District, Kaoshiung City,84001,Taiwan




Professional Experiences

  1. Chair Professor, I-Shou University, Taiwan(2008.2~Now)

  2. President, The Open University of Kaohsiung. (2005.2~2008.1)

  3. Acting Secretary General and Deputy Secretary General to the Mayor, Kaohsiung Municipal Government, Taiwan(1998.1~2005.1)

  4. Director General, Department of Environmental Protection, Kaohsiung Municipal Government, Taiwan. (1995.1~1998.12)

  5. Director General, National Institute of Environmental Analysis, EPA, Taiwan.(1992.1~1994.12)

  6. Director General, National Institute of Environmental Training EPA, Taiwan.(1991.7~1992.1)

  7. Director General, Bureau of Water Quality Protection, EPA, Taiwan.(1989.1~1991.7)

  8. Full time Associate Professor , Department of River and Harbour Engineering, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan(1985.8~1989.1)

  9. Adjunct Professor, National Central, Chiao Tung , Kaohsiung First ,Kaohsiung Marine University.(1991~2005)


  1. 1991, Ph.D. in Environmental Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University,U.S.A.

  2. 1985, Ph.D. in Civil Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taiwan.

  3. 1982, M.S. in Industrial Management Science, National Cheng-Kung University,Taiwan.

  4. 1972, B.S. in Civil Engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, Taiwan.

Awards and Honors

  1. 1988-Excellent University Textbooks Award-Taiwan Ministry of Education.

  2. 1991-nominated by trustees upon the faculty and President of JHU to the lifetime membership of the Johns Hopkins Society of scholars,The Johns Hopkins University, U.S.A.

  3. 1997-The Excellent Research Papers Award-Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering.

  4. 1998-The Excellent Public Civil Servants Award-Sun,Yun-Suan Foundation, receiving a grant of NT.$1,000,000 dollars for visiting and conducting academic research in the USA & Canada.

  5. 2008-Executive Yuan, Third-class merit medal (Outstanding University President)

  6. Awarded the Honorary Citizenship Certificate of Baltimore City, Maryland State, U.S.A (in July ,2007)

Research Interest

  1. Water Resources Systems Analysis

  2. Environmental Systems Analysis

  3. Environmental Engineering

  4. Water and Waste Water Treatment Design

  5. Water Resources Engineering

  6. Engineering Projects Evaluation


      1. Edward Ming-Yang Wu ,Shu-Lung Kuo*, Characteristics of Photochemical Reactions with VOCs Using Multivariate Statistical Techniques on Data from Photochemical Assessment Monitoring Stations, Atmosphere, Volume 13,Issue 9 , pp. 1~13 ,September 2022. (IF:3.110), Citescore 3.7scopus .國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者)
      2. Remediation Efficiency of the In Situ Vitrification Method at an Unidentified-Waste and Groundwater Treatment Site ,Water ,Volume 13, Issue24, December 2021. (IF:3.103) 國際期刊 SCI,通訊作者
      3. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*,Remediation Efficiency of the In Situ Vitrification Method at an Unidentified-Waste and Groundwater Treatment Site ,Water ,Volume 13, Issue24, December 2021. (IF:3.103) 國際期刊 SCI,通訊作者
      4. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu Lung Kuo * ,Study on Air Pollution Behavior of VOCs with Photochemical Monitoring Stations Using EGARCH Model in Southern Taiwan, Atmosphere, Volume 12,Issue 9 ,1167, pp. 1~14 ,September 2021. (IF:2.686)國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者)
      5. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*,Analysis on certain physical and resourceful properties of kish graphite containing materials ,Indian Society of Chemisty, Vol. 97, No. 11b, pp. 2490-2494 ,November 2020,.國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      6. Edward Ming-Yang Wu,Shu-Lung Kuo*, VARMA-EGARCH Model for Air-Quality Analyses and Application in Southern Taiwan,Atmosphere, Volume 11, Issue10, pp.1~15,October 2020. (IF:2.686)國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者)
      7. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Chemical Degradation of Pentachlorophenol Contaminated Soil with Fenton-Like Oxidation Using Nano Zero-Valent Iron, Journal of Environmental Sciences,Volume 14, Issue 1, .pp.26~33, January 2020.國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      8. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Competitive Adsorption Ability of Organoclay to Heavy Metals Pb and Cd ,Invention Journal of Research Technology in Engineering & Management (IJRTEM),Volume 6, Issue 3, pp.89~97,October 2019. 國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      9. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu-Lung Kuo, Multivariate Statistical Analyses for Air Quality Condition in a Steel Plant in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan, EPH - International Journal of Agriculture and Environmental Research, Volume 5, Issue 8, pp. 1-15,Aug, 2019 .國際期刊 SCI,多位作者
      10. Shu-Lung Kuo,Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Physicochemical characteristics and properties of Nano-Modified Coupled Smectite Catalysts with Ag+/Zn2+ ,INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF APPLIED SCIENCE ,P.17~34, Vol.5, Issue6,June 2019.國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      11. Shu-Lung Kuo,Edward Ming-Yang Wu*,Highway tunnel air quality assesment using multivariate Statistical classification on factor,cluster and discriminant analysis,lnternational Journal of Engineering&Technology,Volume 7, Issue2, pp.287~293.,2018.07國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      12. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, "The Photocatalytical Degradation of Trichloroethylene in Water by Reaction Board Using Clay Catalyst", Indian Chemical Society,Volume 91, pp.1731~1743, 2014.04國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      13. Shu-Lung Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, "Adsorption Cadmium and Aniline of Organoclay by HDTMA and CDTEA Intercalating", Indian Chemical Society,Volume 91, pp.1753~1763, 2014.04國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)
      14. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Lin-Chi Wang, Sheng-Lun Lin, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, "Validation and characterization of persistent organic pollutant emissions from stack flue gases of an electric arc furnace by using a long-term sampling system (AMESA®)", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, Volume 14, Issue1, pp. 185-196, 2014.02國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 2.827Subject Categories: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES
      15. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu Lung Kuo, "Decolourization of Methylene Blue in water Using Bentonite with Ti and Ag as Photocatalyst", Water Environment Research, Vol.87, No8, 2014.02國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者),Impact Factor:0.910
      16. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Chia Cheng Tsai, Juey Fu Cheng, Shu Lung Kuo, Wei Ting Lu, "The Application of Water Quality Monitoring Data in a Reservoir Watershed Using AMOS Confirmatory Factor Analyses", Environmental Modeling & Assessment, Vol.19, pp. 325~333, 2014.02國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者),Impact Factor:1.98 NSC-100-2221-E214-011
      17. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu-Lung Kuo, "A Study on the Use of a Statistical Analysis Model to Monitor Air Pollution Status in an Air Quality Total Quantity Control District", Atmosphere, vol. 4, no. 4, pp. 349-364, 2013.12國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor:1.478 Subject Categories: Environmental Science ISU-102-02-01,NSC-100-2221-E-214-011
      18. Edward Ming-Yang Wu , Chia-Cheng Tsai, Chitsan Lin, Shu-Lung Kuo, Zhi-Bo Kang, "Development of a New Municipal Solid Waste Management System:Multi-Objective Programming for a Merged Metropolis",ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, vol. 30, no. 4, pp. 153-160, 2013.03國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.426 Subject Categories: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCEISU-99-02-01 , NSC-100-2221-E214-024
      19. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu-Lung Kuo*, "Applying a Multivariate Statistical Analysis Model to Evaluate the Water Quality of a Watershed", Water Environment Research, vol. 84, no. 12, pp. 2075-2085, 2012.12國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 0.910 Subject Categories: Water Resources NSC 2011-2221-E214-011
      20. Chia-Cheng Tsai, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, "Analytical Particular Solutions of Augmented Polyharmonic Spline Associated with Mindlin Plate Model", Numerical Methods for Partial Differential Equations, vol. 28, no. 6, pp. 1778-1793, 2012.11國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 1.404, Subject Categories: MATHEMATICS, APPLIED NSC 99-2221-E-022 -007
      21. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu-Lung Kuo*, "Air Quality Time Series Based GARCH Model Analyses of Air Quality Information for a Total Quantity Control District", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 327-339, 2012.06國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 2.827,Subject Categories: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES NSC 100-2221-E214-011
      22. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Shu-Lung Kuo*, Wen-Cheng Liu, "Generalized Autoregressive Conditional Heteroskedastic Model for Water Quality Analyses and Time Series Investigation in Reservoir Watersheds", ENVIRONMENTAL ENGINEERING SCIENCE, vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 227-237, 2012.04國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.426 Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTALNSC 100-2221-E214-011
      23. Lien-Te Hsieh, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Lin-Chi Wang*, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Yen-Fu Yeh, "Reduction of Toxic Pollutants Emitted from Heavy-duty Diesel Vehicles by Deploying Diesel Particulate Filters", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, vol. 11, no. 6, pp. 709-715, 2011.11國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 2.827Subject Categories: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCESNSC98-2221-E-230-002-MY2
      24. Aullya Ardhini Artha, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Lin-Chi Wang*, Chi-Hsuan Chen, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, "Thermal Formation of Polybrominated Diphenyl Ethers in Raw and Water-Washed Fly Ash", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 393-400, 2011.08國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 2.827Subject Categories: ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCESNSC98-2221-E-230-002-MY2
      25. Chitsan Lin, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Chien-Nan Lee, Shu-Lung Kuo, "Multivariate Statistical Factor and Cluster Analyses for Selecting Food Waste Optimal Recycling Methods", Environmental Engineering Science, vol. 28, no. 5, pp. 349-356, 2011.05國際期刊SCI, EI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 1.426Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL
      26. Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Shu-Lung Kuo, Chih-Liang Kuo, "Optimal Design of Water Treatment Facilities Under Nonlinear Conditions with Uncertainty Based on Flexible Tolerance Concept", Environmental Engineering Science, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 275-282, 2011.04國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.426Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL
      27. Hsing-Wang Li, Lin-Chi Wang*, Chun-Chi Chen, Xing-Yi Yang, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Edward Ming-Yang Wu, "Influence of memory effect caused by aged bag filters on the stack PCDD/F emissions.", Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 185, no. 2-3, pp. 1148-1155, 2011.01國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(第六作者), Impact Factor: 4.173Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, CIVIL
      28. Maw-Cherng Lin, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, Junn-Yuan Teng, Wen-Chih Huang, "Cooperation-Competition Model of Transportation Construction Project from the Viewpoint of Budget Allocation", Journal of Marine Science and Technology, vol. 18, no. 6, pp. 915-923, 2010.12國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 0.838Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, MULTIDISCIPLINARY
      29. Shiunn-Cheng Chuang, Shui-Jen Chen, Kuo-Lin Huang, Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Guo-Ping Chang-Chien, Lin-Chi Wang, "Gas/Particle Partitioning of Dioxins in Exhaust Gases from Automobiles", Aerosol and Air Quality Research, vol. 10, no. 5, pp. 489-496, 2010.10國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(第四作者), Impact Factor: 2.827, Subject Categories: Environmental Sciences
      30. Wen-Cheng Liu, Ray-Shyan Wu, Edward Ming-Yang Wu, Yu-Pei Chang, Wei-Bo Chen, "Using water quality variables to predict light attenuation", Paddy and Water Environment, vol. 8, no. 3, pp. 267-275, 2010.09國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(第三作者), Impact Factor: 0.910, Subject Categories: -
      31. P.H. Hsieh, J.T. Kuo, Edward Ming-Yang Wu*, S.K. Ciou, W.C. Liu, "Optimal Best Management Practices (BMPs) placement strategies for nonpoint source pollution management in the Fei-Tsui Reservoir Watershed", Environmental Engineering Science, vol. 27, no. 6, pp. 441-449, 2010.06國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 1.426, Subject Categories: ENGINEERING, ENVIRONMENTAL
      32. Wang, J.B., Wamg, M.S., Wu Edward M., Chang-Chien Guo-Ping, Yi-Chieh Lai, "Approaches adopted to assess environmental impacts of PCDD/F emissions from a municipal solid waste incinerator", Journal of Hazardous Materials, vol. 152, no. 3, pp. 968-975, 2008.04國際期刊 SCI, EI,多位作者(第三作者), Impact Factor: 2.827Subject Categories: Civil Engineering
      33. Wu, Edward M., "Eco-efficiency: The High-tech. Industry Link to sustainable Development", Technology Management Critiques, vol. 1, no. 1, pp. 1-8, 2007.04國內期刊Subject Categories: 科技管理
      34. Wu, Edward M., "Graph Partitioning Using Linear and Semidefinite Programming", Journal of Mathematical Programming, vol. 95, pp. 91-101, 2003.09國際期刊 SCI(第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.117, Subject Categories: 作業研究及管理科學
      35. Wu, Edward M., Bellos, C., "Numerical Simulation of Morphological Changes in Rivers and Reservoirs", Journal of Computers &Mathematics with Application, vol. 45, pp. 453-467, 2003.07國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 0.611, Subject Categories: 水資源
      36. Wu, Edward M., "Optimization of Reservoir Management and Operation with Hedging Rules", Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management cASCE, vol. 129, no. 2, pp. 86-97, 2003.03國際期刊 SCI (第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.531Subject Categories: 水資源
      37. Yang, H. H., Lee, W. J., Hwang, K. P., Wu, Edward M., "Size Distribution and Dry deposition of Road Dust PAHs",Environment International, vol. 25, no. 5, pp. 585-597, 1999.06國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第四作者), Impact Factor: 2.626, Subject Categories: 環境工程
      38. 吳明洋、 劉俊一, "都市經營如何面對行銷時代-以高雄市環境保護工作為例", 中國工程師學會工程月刊,vol. 70, no. 3, pp. 20-31, 1997.03國內期刊,多位作者(第一作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程
      39. Tsai, Y.P., Ouyang, C.F., Wu, M.Y*., "Effluent Suspended Solid Control of Activated Sludge Process by Fuzzy Control Approach", Water Environment Research, vol. 68, no. 6, pp. 1045-1053, 1996.09國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 0.910Subject Categories: 環境工程
      40. Tsai, Y.P., Wu, M.Y.*, Ouyang, C.F., "Real Time Control of Dynamic Activated Sludge Process", Journal of Chinese Institute of Civil and Hydraulic Engineering, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 263-271, 1996.06國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程
      41. 柳家瑞、 鍾碧鶯、 吳明洋, "論生物毒性測試及其應用", 中華民國環境保護學會會誌, vol. 17, no. 2, pp. 1A-9A, 1994.12國內期刊,多位作者(第三作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程
      42. Tsai, Y.P., Ouyang, C.F., Chiang, W.L., Wu, M.Y., "Fuzzy Control of a Dynamic Activated sludge Process for the Forecast and Control of Effluent Suspended Solid Concentration", Water Science Technology, vol. 28, no. 11-12, pp. 355-367, 1994.11國際期刊SCI,多位作者(第四作者), Impact Factor: 1.023Subject Categories: 環境工程
      43. Tsai, Y.P., Ouyang, C.F., Chiang, W.L., Wu, M.Y., "Construction of An on-line Fuzzy Controller for The Dynamic Activated Sludge Process", Water Research, vol. 28, no. 4, pp. 913-921, 1994.04國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第四作者), Impact Factor: 2.459, Subject Categories: 環境工程
      44. Kao, J.J., Wu, Edward M*., Hwang, J.R., "Multiobjective Analysis for Discharge Management Programs: A Case Study of the Tung-Kang River Basin Taiwan", Journal of Environmental Management, vol. 1, no. 2, pp. 39-51, 1993.11國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 0.742Subject Categories: 環境工程
      45. 黃宗煌、 吳明洋, "改善飲用水及自來水原水之水質經濟效益評估", 臺灣銀行季刊, vol. 43, no. 2, pp. 348-372, 1992.06國內期刊,多位作者(第二作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程
      46. Huang, W.C., Wu, M.Y*., "Policy Making of Effluent Standard for Pig Raising Industry", Journal of the Chinese Institute of Environmental Engineering, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 57-62, 1992.03國際期刊 EI,多位作者(通訊作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程
      47. Wu, M.Y., Chu, W.S., "System analysis of a Water Treatment Plant in Taiwan", Journal of Water Resource Planning & Management Divisionc ASCE, vol. 117, no. 5, pp. 536-548, 1991.11國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(第一作者), Impact Factor: 1.531 Subject Categories: 環境工程
      48. 吳明洋, "水質保護及污染防治", 能源、資源與環境季刊, vol. 40, pp. 41-46, 1990.05國內期刊Subject Categories: 環境工程
      49. Wu, M.Y., "Waste Water Treatment and Eutrophication", Yearly Journal National Taiwan College of Marine Science andTechnology, vol. 23, pp. 1-26, 1989.04 國際期刊 EI Subject Categories: 環境工程
      50. 吳明洋, "自來水多水源的最佳化聯合操作", 自來水季刊, vol. 30, pp. 10-17, 1989.03國內期刊Subject Categories: 環境工程
      51. 吳明洋, "廢水處理廠之最佳化程序設計", 土木水利季刊, vol. 15, no. 3, pp. 35-46, 1988.11國內期刊Subject Categories: 環境工程
      52. 吳明洋, "序率供水條件下自來水事業的最佳定價政策—以電子計算機模擬結果來分析", 工程月刊, vol. 61,no. 8, pp. 40-48, 1988.08 國內期刊Subject Categories: 環境工程
      53. Li , K.C., Wu, M.Y.*, "Application of Stochastic NLP Model on the Optimal Design of the Water Treatment Facilities",Journal of Water Supply Research T, vol. 6, pp. 137-149, 1988.03 國際期刊 SCI,多位作者(通訊作者), Impact Factor: 0.452, Rank Factor: 2/144 Subject Categories: 環境工程
      54. 吳明洋、 李公哲, "目標函數為非線性限制式為線性之非線性規劃問題之求解研究—以淨水廠為例",土木水利季刊, vol. 14,no. 1, pp. 27-44, 1987.05 國內期刊,多位作者(第一作者) Subject Categories: 環境工程
      55. 吳明洋、 李公哲, "序率線性模式用於淨水廠最佳化設計之研究", 自來水季刊, 1987.03國內期刊,多位作者(第一作者) Subject Categories: 環境工程
      56. 吳明洋、 李公哲, "線性規劃模式中,結構限制式之推導—以淨水廠為案例", 工程月刊, vol. 60, no. 2, pp. 25-56, 1987.02國內期刊,多位作者(第一作者)Subject Categories: 環境工程


  1. Edward Ming-Yang Wu and Shu-lung Kuo,"Earth and its Atmosphere",VlDE LEAF PRESS, INDIA. 2021/1/21.(Chapter Author).

  2. Edward Ming-Yang Wu, "Water Treatment", InTech — Open Access Company, Rijeka, Croatia, 2013/01

  3. 吳明洋、侯鳳雄, "價值領導與管理-科技產業與領導人的價值管理", 五南圖書出版公司, 2007/09

  4. Wu, Edward M., "The Study on Systems Analysis of Multiple Raw Water Sources Operation", Water Resources Management WIT PRESS, UK, 2003/06

  5. Wu, Edward M., "Stochastic Integer Programming Analysis for Wastewater Treatment Plant Design", WIT PRESS, UK, 2002/06

  6. 吳明洋, "環境保護與永續發展─以美加兩國之趨勢探討我國應行之道", 孫運璿學術基金會, 2000/05

  7. 吳明洋, "水處理廠的系統化設計及其操作管理", 台北市文笙書局, 1988/03

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