SESHA 2009 Speaker Biography

Jenq-Renn Chen
Professor, National Kaohsiung First University of Science & Tech., Taiwan

Jenq-Renn Chen is the Professor of the Department of Safety, Health and Environmental Engineering, National Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, Taiwan. He is also in charge of the Taiwan EPA Southern Emergency Response Team which provided emergency response service to southern Taiwan. He received MSc and PhD from Imperial College, London, UK, both in Chemical Engineering. He has authored more than 50 papers in international journals and conferences, all in the broad range of process safety. He also participated in more than 70 chemical emergency responses and incident investigation in Taiwan. His current research interests are gas explosion, bubble explosion, and fundamental aspects of chemical releases.