__教授課程__

破壞力學, 高等工程數學, 動力學, 連體力學, 彈性力學, 高等彈性力學, 破壞力學概論

__榮譽獎項__

1995 – 1996 : Outstanding Research Awards, National Science Council, ROC

1998 – 1999 : Outstanding Research Awards, National Science Council, ROC

2000 – 2001 : Outstanding Research Awards, National Science Council, ROC

2002 – 2005 : Distinguished Research Fellow, National Science Council, ROC

2005 – 2008 : Distinguished Research Fellow, National Science Council, ROC

2006 : Best paper award for Society of Surgery of the Hand, ROC

2007 : General Chair of the 7th International Congress on Thermal Stresses (ICTS)

2008 : Journal of Thermal Stresses (Editor)

2008 : Best award paper for Society of Surgery of the Spine, ROC

2008 : Member of the Executive Committee of ACMFMS, Matsue, Japan

2009 : Member of the Executive Committee of ICTS, Illinois, USA

2010 : General Chair of the 12th International Conference on Mesomechanics, Taipei, Taiwan

__Refereed Papers__

[A-1] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1984, "Size Effect of Cylindrical Specimens with

Fatigue Cracks", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech., 1(3), pp. 239-247.

[A-2] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1984, "Failure Initiation in Unnotched Specimens

Subjected to Monotonic and Cyclic Loading", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech.,

2(1), pp. 67-73.

[A-3] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1984, "Influence of Load Amplitude and Uniaxial

Tensile Properties on Fatigue Crack Growth", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech.,

2(3), pp. 247-257.

[A-4] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1986, "Static and Fatigue Behavior of Metal

Cylinders with Enhanced Surface Property", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech.,

5(1), pp. 39-45.

[A-5] Chao, C. K., 1986, "Stability of Cracks Interacting in Fibers", Advanced

Composite Materials and Structures, edited by G. C. Sih and S. E. Hsu, VNU

Science Press, The Netherlands, pp. 365-374.

[A-6] Sih, G. C., Lieu, F. L. and Chao, C. K., 1987, "Thermal/Mechanical Damage of

6061-T6 Aluminum Tensile Specimen", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech., 7(2),

pp. 67-78.

[A-7] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1989, "Fatigue Failure Initiation Analysis of

Wing/Fuselage Bolt Assembly", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech., 11(2), pp.

109-120.

[A-8] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1989, "Scaling of Size/Time/Temperature-Part 1:

Progressive Damage in Uniaxial Tensile Specimen", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture

Mech., 12(2), pp. 93-108.

[A-9] Sih, G. C. and Chao, C. K., 1989, "Scaling of Size/Time/Temperature-Part 2:

Progressive Damage in Uniaxial Compressive Specimen", J. Theoret. Appl.

Fracture Mech., 12(2), pp. 109-119.

[A-10] Chao, C. K. and Lin, S. Y., 1990, "Failure Stability of a Cracked Layer between

Dissimilar Materials", J. Theoret. Appl. Fracture Mech., 13(1), pp. 59-68. (NSC

78-0401-E011-04)

[A-11] Sih, G. C., Chao, C. K., Hwu, Y. J. and Hsu, C. T., 1990, "Spring Back in Cold

Metal Forming of AOO-H Steel: Non-Homogeneous Defermation", J. Theoret.

Appl. Fracture Mech., 14(2), pp. 81-99. (NSC 78-0401-E011-03)

[A-12] Chao, C. K. and Shie, J. J., 1991, "Stability of Failure Initiation by Fracture for

a Bi-Material Body with an Edge Crack", Applied Mechanics Reviews, 44(5), pp.

745-746.

[A-13] Sih, G. C., Chao, C. K., Liu, C. H. and Lin, S. Y., 1991, "Deep Drawing of

Plastically and Incrementally Deformed Circular Cylindrical Cup", J. Theoret.

Appl. Fracture Mech., 15(3), pp. 35-61.

[A-14] Chao, C. K. and Yu, C. H., 1991, "Failure Analysis of Pressure Vessel by Strain

Energy Density Theory", J. the Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineers, 12(2),

pp. 137-149.

[A-15] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1991, "Failure Analysis of a Thermoelastic

Cracked Plate by Formulating the Hilbert Problem", J. the Chinese Society of

Mechanical Engineers, 12(2), pp. 128-136. (NSC 79-0401-E011-08)

[A-16] Chao, C. K. and Tseng, C. C., 1992, "Stability of Failure Initiation by Fracture

for Fibrous Composite with Central Crack", J. Engineering Fracture Mechanics,

41(1), pp. 91-102. (NSC 80-0401-E011-04)

[A-17] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1992, "Central Crack in Anisotropic Elastic

Solid", J. the Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineers, 13(3), pp. 189-197.

[A-18] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1992, "Crack Trajectories Influenced by

Mechanical and Thermal Disturbance in Anisotropic Material", J. Theoret. Appl.

Fracture Mech. 17(3), pp. 177-187. (NSC 81-0401-E011-558)

[A-19] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1992, "Thermal Interface Crack Problems in

Dissimilar Anisotropic Media", J. Applied Physics, 72(7), pp. 2598-2604.

[A-20] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1992, "Mixed Mode Fracture for Two Collinear

Cracks in Anisotropic Medium", J. the Chinese Society of Mechanical

Engineers, 13(6), pp. 581-585.

[A-21] Chao, C. K., Liu, C. H. and Wu, H. J., 1993, "Numerical and Failure Analysis

on the Drawing of a Circular Cylindrical Cup", J. Engineering Fracture

Mechanics, 45(4), pp. 439-450.

[A-22] Chao, C. K. and Tseng, C. C., 1993, "A Power-Rate-Dependent Model for

Pellet/Cladding Mechanical Interaction", J. Nuclear Society Technology, 101(2),

pp. 202-211.

[A-23] Chao, C. K. and Tseng, C. C., 1993, "Pellet Crack Mechanism at Power Ramps",

J. Nuclear Materials, 199, pp. 159-166.

[A-24] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1993, "Hygrothermal Stresses for a Plane Crack

in a Generally Anisotropic Plate", J. Engineering Fracture Mechanics, 45(6), pp.

831-841.

[A-25] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1993, "Steady-State Heat Conduction Problem of

the Interface Crack between Dissimilar Anisotropic Media", Int. J. Heat and

Mass Transfer, 36(8), pp. 2021-2026.

[A-26] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1993, "Thermal Problem of Curvilinear Cracks in

Bonded Dissimilar Materials", J. Applied Physics, 73(11), pp. 7129-7137. (NSC

82-0401-E011-04)

[A-27] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1993, "Explicit Solutions for Curvilinear Cracks

in the Thermoelastic Medium", J. Thermal Stresses, 16(3), pp. 215-231.

[A-28] Chao, C. K. and Wang, J. L., 1993, "Failure Prediction of a Plate Weakened by

an Elliptic Hole under Thermal or Mechanical Load", J. Engineering Fracture

Mechanics, 45(6), pp. 843-856.

[A-29] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1993, "Thermoelastic Problem of Curvilinear

Cracks in Bonded Dissimilar Materials", International Journal of Solids and

Structures 30(22), pp. 3041-3057.

[A-30] Chao, C. K., and Kuo, L. Y., 1993, "Thermal Problem of Curvilinear Crack in

Bonded Dissimilar Materials with a Point Heat Source", International Journal

of Heat and Mass Transfer, 36(17), pp. 4085-4093.

[A-31] Chao, C. K., and Tseng, C. C., 1993, "Study on Barrier Fuel Zirconium Liner for

Rod Failure", Journal of Nuclear Engineering and Design, 144, pp. 509-515.

[A-32] Chang, R. C., and Chao, C. K., 1993, "General Solution to the

Hygrothermoelastic Interface Problem with Discontinuity between Dissimilar

Anisotropic Media", Journal of Applied Physics, 74(12), pp. 7085-7093. (NSC

83-0401-E011-074)

[A-33] Chao, C. K., Liu, C. H. and Wu, H. J., 1994, "A study of the Stretching Process

of Steel-Polymer-Steel Laminate", J. Materials Processing Technology, 40, pp.

155-172.

[A-34] Chao, C. K. and Huang, W. J., 1994, "Antiplane Problem of Curvilinear Cracks

in Bonded Dissimilar Materials", International Journal of Fracture, 64(3), pp.

179-190.

[A-35] Chao, C. K. and Kuo, L. Y., 1994, "Thermoelastic Problem of Curvilinear Crack

with a Point Heat Source", J. Thermal Stresses, 17(2), pp. 271-283.

[A-36] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1994, "Thermoelastic Problem of Dissimilar

Anisotropic Solids with a Rigid Line Inclusion", Journal of Applied Mechanics,

Transactions of the ASME, 61, pp. 978-980.

[A-37] Shen, M. H. and Chao, C. K., 1994, "Explicit Solutions for the Elastic and

Thermoelastic Fields with a Rigid Circular-Arc Inclusion", International

Journal of Fracture, 65(1), pp. 1-18.

[A-38] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 1994, "Analytical Solutions and Numerical

Examples for the Thermoelastic Interface Crack Problems in Dissimilar

Anisotropic Media", Journal of Thermal Stresses, 17(2), pp. 285-299.

[A-39] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1995, "Circular-Arc Inclusion at Isotropic

Bimaterial Interface", AIAA Journal, 33(2), pp. 332-339.

[A-40] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1995, "Solutions of Thermoelastic Crack

Problems in Bonded Dissimilar Media or Half-Plane Medium", International

Journal of Solids and Structures, 32(24), pp. 3537-3554.

[A-41] Chao, C. K. and Wu, S. P., 1995, "Explicit Solutions for the Antiplane Problem

of Bonded Dissimilar Materials with Two Concentric Circular-Arc Inclusions",

Journal of Energy Resources Technology, Transactions of the ASME, 117(1), pp.

1-6.

[A-42] Chao, C. K. and Chen, S. J., 1996, "Stress Intensity Factors of Two Bonded

Half-Plane Problem with a Point Heat Source", Nuclear Engineering and

Design, 160(1), pp. 97-109.

[A-43] Chao, C. K. and Lee, J. Y., 1996, "Interaction Between a Crack and a Circular

Elastic Inclusion under Remote uniform Heat Flow", International Journal of

Solids and Structures, 33(26), pp. 3865-3880.

[A-44] Chao, C. K. and Chiang, T. F., 1996, "Antiplane Interaction of an Anisotropic

Elliptic Inclusion with an Arbitrarily Oriented Crack", International Journal of

Fracture, 75(3), pp. 229-245.

[A-45] Tseng, C. C. and Chao, C. K., 1996, "Fuel Rod Load Follow Analysis", Journal

of Nuclear Materials, 228(3), pp. 284-289.

[A-46] Chao, C. K. and Wang, J. W., 1997, "Thermal Stress of a Subsurface Inclined

Crack Subjected to a Point Heat Source", Journal of Energy Resources

Technology, Transactions of the ASME, 119(1), pp. 38-44.

[A-47] Chao, C. K., Shen, M. H. and Fung, C. K., 1997, "On Multiple Circular

Inclusions in Plane Thermoelasticity", International Journal of Solids and

Structures, 34(15), pp. 1873-1892. (NSC 84-2212-E011-022)

[A-48] Chao, C. K. and Kao, B., 1997, "A Thin Cracked Layer Bonded to an Elastic

Half-Space under an Antiplane Concentrated Load", International Journal of

Fracture, 83(3), pp. 223-241.

[A-49] Chao, C. K., 1997, "Boundary Integral Equations for Notch Problems in Plane

Thermoelasticity", AIAA Journal, 35(8), pp. 1420-1422. (NSC

85-2212-E011-007)

[A-50] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1997, "On Bonded Circular Inclusions in Plane

Thermoelasticity", Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions of the ASME,

64(4), pp. 1000-1004. (NSC 86-2212-E011-006)

[A-51] Chao, C. K. and Young, C. W., 1998, "Antiplane Interaction of a Crack with a

Circular Inclusion in an Elastic Half-Plane", Journal of Engineering Mechanics,

ASCE, 124(2), pp. 167-175.

[A-52] Chao, C. K., 1998, “On Multiple Piezoelectric Inclusions Embedded in an

Intelligent Material,” Key Engineering Materials, 145-149, pp. 999-1004.

[A-53] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H., 1998, "Thermal Stresses in a Generally

Anisotropic Body with an Elliptic Inclusion Subject to Uniform Heat Flow",

Journal of Applied Mechanics, Transactions of the ASME, 65(1), pp. 51-58.

[A-54] Chao, C. K. and Kao, B., 1998, "Explicit Solutions of Plane Elastostatics

Problems in Heterogeneous Solids", Journal of Mechanics, 14(2), pp. 67-73.

[A-55] Chao, C. K. and Young, C. W., 1998, "On the General Treatment of Multiple

Inclusions in Antiplane Elastostatics", International Journal of Solids and

Structures, 35(26), pp. 3573-3593.

[A-56] Wang, C. H. and Chao, C. K., 1999, “Green’s Function for a Point Heat Source

in an Anisotropic Body Containing an Elliptic Hole or a Rigid Inclusion,

Journal of Mechanics, 15(3), pp. 89-95.

[A-57] Shen, M. H. and Chao, C. K., 1999, "Thermal Stresses of Bonded Dissimilar

Materials with a Circular-Arc Anticrack", Journal of Thermal Stresses, 22(3), pp.

637-657.

[A-58] Chao, C. K., Wu, S. P. and Gao, B., 1999, "Thermoelastic Contact between a

Flat Punch and an Anisotropic Half-Space", Journal of Applied Mechanics,

Transactions of the ASME, 66(2), pp. 548-552.

[A-59] Chao, C. K. and Chang, K. J., 1999, "Interacting Circular Inclusions in

Antiplane Piezoelectricity", International Journal of Solids and Structures,

36(22), pp. 3349-3373.

[A-60] Chao, C. K., Tsai, S. C. and Wang, C. H., 1999, “Thermal Stresses in an Infinite

Body with a Partially reinforced Elliptic Hole – A Type of Mixed

Boundary-Value problems,” Journal of The Chinese Institute of Engineers,

22(3), pp. 285-292.

[A-61] Chao, C. K. and Heh, T. Y., 1999, "Thermoelastic Interaction between a Hole

and an Elastic Circular Inclusion," AIAA Journal. 37(4), pp. 475-481.

[A-62] Chao, C. K. and Kao, B., 2000, "Rigid Stamp Indentation for a Thermoelastic

Half-Plane", International Journal of Solids and Structures, 37, pp. 4635-4654.

[A-63] Chao, C. K. and Tan, C, J., 2000, "On the General Solutions for Annular

Problems with a Point Heat Source," Journal of Applied Mechanics,

Transactions of the ASME, 67(3), pp.551-558.

[A-64] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 2000, “Damage Evaluation of Two-Layer Targets

Impacted by a Projectile,” International Journal of Impact Engineering, 24, pp.

299-311.

[A-65] Chao, C. K. and hsiao, C. C., 2000, "Boundary Integral Equations for Notch

Problems in an Anisotropic Half-Space," International Journal of Fracture, 105,

pp. 137-159.

[A-66] Chang, R. C., Wang, S. C. and Chao, C. K., 2001, "Effects of a Viscoelastic

Substrate on a Cracked Body under In-Plane Concentrated Loading," Acta

Mechanica, 148, pp. 215-230.

[A-67] Chao, C. K. and Gao, B., 2001, "Mixed Boundary Value Problems of

Two-Dimensional Anisotropic Thermoelasticity with Elliptic Boundaries,"

International Journal of Solids and Structures, 38, pp. 5975-5994.

[A-68] Chao, C. K. and Chang, K. W., 2001, "Contact Stresses in an Infinite Plate

Containing a Rigid Circular Inclusion under Thermal Loads," Acta Mechanica,

152, pp. 95-108.

[A-69] Wang, C. H. and Chao, C. K., 2002, "On Perturbation Solutions for Nearly

Circular Inclusions in Plane Thermoelasticity," Journal of Applied Mechanics,

Transactions of the ASME, 69(1), pp. 36-44.

[A-70] Chao, C. K., Hsiao, C. C., and Chen, P. Q., 2002, "Optimal Distal Screw

Alignment in the Gamma nail," Journal of Mechanics, 18(2), pp. 103-108.

[A-71] Wang, C. H. and Chao, C. K., 2003, "On approximate Solutions for

Two-Dimensional Thermoelastic Problems with a Nearly Circular Hole,"

Journal of Mechanics, 19(1), pp. 149-160.

[A-72] Chao, C. K., and Gao, B., 2003, "Indentation Problems of Two-Dimensional

Anisotropic Thermoelasticity with Perturbed Boundaries," Journal of Applied

Mechanics, Transactions of the ASME, 70(2), pp. 169-179.

[A-73] Chao, C. K., Hung, S. Y., and Yu, C. C., 2003, "Thermal Stress for Rapid

Thermal Processor," IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing,

16(2), pp. 335-341.

[A-74] Chao, C. K., Hung, S. Y., and Yu, C. C., 2003, "The Effect of Lamps Radius on

Thermal Stresses for Rapid Thermal Processing System," Journal of

Manufacturing Science and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 125, pp.

504-511.

[A-75] Chao, C. K., Hung, S. Y., 2003, "Stress Analysis in the Vertical Bridgman

Growth with the Modified Thermal Boundary Condition," Journal of Crystal

Growth, 256, pp. 107-115.

[A-76] Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Hou, S. M., Lin, J., and Chao, C. K., 2003, “Pushout

Strength of Tibial Locking Screws: Development of the Finite Element

Models,” Journal of The Chinese Institute of Engineer, 26, pp. 817-823.

[A-77] Lin, C. P., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2003, "A New Microlens Array

Fabrication Method Using UV Proximity Printing," Journal of Micromechanics

and Microengineering, 13, pp. 748-757.

[A-78] Lin, C. P., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2003, "Hexagonal Microlens Array

Modeling and Fabrication Using a Thermal Reflow Process," Journal of

Micromechanics and Microengineering, 13, pp. 775-781.

[A-79] Yang, H., Chao, C. K., Lin, C. P., and S. C. Shen, 2004, "Micro-Ball Lens Array

Modelling and Fabrication Using Thermal Reflow in Two Polymer Layers,"

Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 14, pp. 277-282.

[A-80] Hsiao, C. C., Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C., 2004, "Stress Analysis of an Elastic

Cracked Layer Bonded to a Viscoelastic Substrate," International Journal of

Solids and Structures, 41, pp. 1435-1451.

[A-81] Chao, C. K., and Chen, F. B., 2004, "Approximate Solution of Contact Stress for

a Smooth Disk in an Infinite Plate under Thermal Loads," Acta Mechanica, 168,

pp. 195-212.

[A-82] Hou, S. M., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Lin, J., 2004, "Mechanical

Tests and Finite Element Models for Bone Holding Power of Tibial Locking

Screws," Clinical Biomechanics, 19, pp. 738-745.

[A-83] Yang, H., Chao, C. K., Wei, M. K., and Lin, C. P., 2004, "High Fill-Factor

Microlens Array Modelling and Fabrication Using a Thermal Reflow Process,"

Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 14, pp. 1197-1204.

[A-84] Chao, C. K., Chen, F. M., and Shen, M. H., 2004, "Thermal Stresses in an

Isotropic Trimaterial Interacted with a Pair of Point Heat Source and Heat

Sink," International Journal of Solids and Structures, 41, pp. 6233-6247.

[A-85] Chao, C. K., and Chang R. C., 2004, “Application of Energy Density Theory of

Finite Cracked Bodies,” Journal of The Chinese Institute of Engineer, 27, pp.

799-804.

[A-86] Hung, S. Y., and Chao, C. K., 2005, "Thermal Stress Analysis for Rapid

Thermal Process with Convective Cooling," Journal of Manufacturing Science

and Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 127, pp. 564-571.

[A-87] Hung, S. Y., Chao, C. K., and Hsu, C. K., 2005, "Lamp Design for Fast Cooling

of Rapid Thermal Process with Two-Zone Lamp Using Step Cooling Process"

Semiconductor Science and Technology, 20, pp. 72-79.

[A-88] Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., Hou, S. M. Tsai, Y. T., and Lin, J., 2005,

"Increase of Pullout Strength of Spinal Screws with Conical Core:

Biomechanical Tests and Finite Element Analysis,” Journal of Orthopaedic

Research, 23(4), pp. 788-794.

[A-89] Hung, S. Y., Chao, C. K., Lin, T. H., and Lin, C. P., 2005, "Applying ANN/GA

algorithm to optimize the high fill-factor microlens array fabrication using UV

proximity printing process," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering,

15, pp. 2389-2397.

[A-90] Yang, H., Chao, C. K., Lin, T. H., and Lin, C. P., 2005, “Fabrication of

Microlens Array with Graduated Sags Using UV Proximity Printing Method,”

Microsystem Technologies, 12, pp. 82-90.

[A-91] Chang, R. C., Chao, C. K., Chuang, C. T., and Yang, P. H., 2006,

“Time-Dependent Effect of Viscoelastic Substrate on a Cracked Body Under

Inplane Load,” Key Engineering Materials, 306-308, pp. 477-482.

[A-92] Chao, C. K., Chen, F. M., and Shen, M. H., 2006, "Circularly Cylindrical

Layered Media in Plane Elasticity," International Journal of Solids and

Structures, 43, pp. 4739-4756.

[A-93] Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., and Lin, J., 2006, "Multiobjective Design

Optimization of Tibial Locking Screws Using Genetic Algorithm: Evaluation of

Mechanical Performance,” Journal of Orthopaedic Research, 24, pp. 908-916.

[A-94] Chao, C. K., Hsiao, C. C., 2006, "Parametric Analysis on Bone Screw Designs

for Holding Power," Journal of Mechanics, 22, pp. 13-18.

[A-95] Chuang, W. C, Ho, C. T., Lian, Y. R., Chao, C. K., Shyu, R. F., and Wang, W. C.,

2006, “Transducing Mechanical Forces Using a Polymer Optical Grating

Sensor,” Material Science Forum ICAM, V. 501, pp. 91-96.

[A-96] Chao, C. K., Chen, F. M., and Shen, M. H., 2006, "Green’s Functions for a Point

Heat Source for Circularly Cylindrical Layered Media" Journal of Thermal

Stresses, V. 29, pp. 809-847.

[A-97] Chao, C. K., Chen, F. M., and Shen, M. H., 2007, "An Exact Solution for

Thermal Stresses in a Three-Phase Composite Cylinder Subject to Uniform

Flow" International Journal of Solids and Structures, 44, pp. 926-940.

[A-98] Chao, C. K., Chen, J. Q., Yang, K. C., and Tseng, C. C., 2007, “Analysis of

Creep Crack Growth on Spent Fuel Zircaloy Cladding in Interim Storage,”

Journal of Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics, 47, pp. 26-34.

[A-99] Chao, C. K., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., and Lin, J., 2007, "Increasing the Bending

Strength of Tibial Locking Screws: Mechanical Tests and Finite Element

Analyses,” Clinical Biomechanics, 22, pp. 59-66.

[A-100] Lin, T. H., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2007, “Concave Microlens

Array Mold Fabrication in Photoresist Using NG UV Proximity Printing",

Microsystem Technologies, 13, pp. 1537-1543.

[A-101] Su, A. J., Jeng, J. C., Huang, H. P., Yu, C. C., Hung, S. Y., and Chao, C. K.,

2007, “Control relevant issues in semiconductor manufacturing: overview with

some new results,” Control Engineering Process (ADCHEM Special Issue, 15,

pp. 1268-1279.

[A-102] Chuang, W. C., Chao, C. K., and Ho, C. T., 2007, “Fabrication of

High-Resolution Periodical Structures on Polymer Waveguides Using a

Replication Process,” Optics Express, 15, pp. 8649-8659.

[A-103] Lin, T. H., Hung, S. Y., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2007, “Fabrication

of a Microlens Array Electroformed Mold with Low Roughness and High

Hardness", Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 17, pp. 419-425.

[A-104] Chao, C. K., Chuang, J. T., and Chang, R. C., 2007, “Thermal Stresses in a

Viscoelastic Three-Phase Composite Cylinder,” Journal of Theoretical and

Applied Fracture Mechanics, 48, pp. 258-268.

[A-105] Chao, C. K., Yang, K. C., and Tseng, C. C., 2008, “Rupture of Spent Fuel

Zircaloy Cladding in Dry Storage Due to Delayed Hydride Cracking,” Nuclear

Engineering and Design, 238 (1), pp. 124-129.

[A-106] Chao, C. K., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., and Lin, J., 2008, "Increasing

Bending Strength and Pollout Strength in Conical Pedicle Screws:

Biomechanical Tests and Finite Element Analyses, “ Journal of Spinal

Disorders and Techniques, 21, pp. 130-138.

[A-107] Porter, G. A., Chuang, S. T., Chao, C. K., Chang, R. C., 2008, “Thermal

Stresses in a Viscoelastic Tri-Material with a Combination of a Point Heat

Source and a Point Heat Sink,” Journal of Engineering Mathematics, 61, pp.

99-109.

[A-108] Chuang, W. C., Chao, C. K., Chang, W. C., and Ho, C. T., 2008, “Fabrication

of High Aspect Ratio Periodical Structure on Metal Using an Electroforming

Process,” Key Engineering Materials, 364-366, pp. 280-283.

[A-109] Chuang, C. T., Chao, C. K., Chang, R. C., and Chu, K. Y., 2008, “Effects of

Internal Stresses on the Mechanical Properties of Diposition Thin Films,”

Journal of Material Processing Technology, 201, pp. 770-774.

[A-110] Lin, T. H., Yang, H., Shyu, R. F., and Chao, C. K., 2008, “New Horizontal

Frustum Optical Waveguide Fabrication Using UV Proximity Printing",

Microsystem Technologies, 14, pp. 1035-1040.

[A-111] Hu, J. Y., Lin, C. P. Hung, S. Y., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2008,

“Semi-Ellipsoid Microlens Simulation and Fabrication for Enhancing Optical

Fiber Coupling Efficiency", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 147, pp.

93-98.

[A-112] Chen, F. M., and Chao, C. K., 2008, “Stress Analysis of an Infinite Plate with a

Coated Elliptic Hole under a Remote Uniform Heat Flow,” Journal of Thermal

Stresses, 31, pp. 599-613.

[A-113] Lin, T. H., Yang, H., Chao, C. K. and Hung, S. Y., 2009, “New High Fill-Factor

Triangular Microlens Array Fabrication Method Using UV Proximity Priting”

Microsystem Technolies, 15, pp. 1255-1261.

[A-114] Hsu, W. H., Chao, C. K., Hsu, H. C., Lin, J., and Hsu, C. C., 2009, “Parametric

Study on the Interface Pull Out Strength of the Vertebral Body Replacement

Spacer Using FEM-based Taguchi Methods”, Medical Engineering & Physics,

31, pp. 287-294.

[A-115] Tsai, W. C., Lin, S. C., Hsiao, C. C., Lu, T. W., Chao, C. K., and Liu, H. C.,

2009, “Biomechanical Analysis of Distal radial Fractures Using Intramedullary

Kirschner Wires”, Medical Engineering & Physics, 31, pp. 182-187.

[A-116] Chao, C. K., and Chen, F. M., 2009, “Heterogeneous Problems in Plane

Thermoelasticity” Journal of Thermal Stresses, 32, pp. 623-655.

[A-117] Chao, C. K., Chern, M. J., and Lin, T. H., 2009, “Damage Evaluation of

Cladding Integrity for Spent Fuel of Interim Storage” Journal of Procedia

Engineering, 1, pp. 6-8.

[A-118] Chao, C. K., Lu, L. M., Chen, C. K., and Chen, F. M., 2009, “Analytical

Solution for a Reinforcement Layer in a Coated elliptic Hole Under a Remote

Uniform Load,” International Journal of Solids and Structures, 46. pp.

2959-2965.

[A-119] Hsiao, C. C., Hu, Y. C., Chang, R. C., and Chao, C. K., 2009, “Residual

Stresses and Mechanical Properties of a ZnO Pyroelectric Sensor”,

International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Fracture Mechanics , 52, pp.

1-6.

[A-120] Chuang, W. C., Lee, A. C., Chao, C. K., and Ho, C. T., 2009, “Fabrication of

Optical Filters Based on Polymer Asymmetric Bragg Couplers,” Optics

Express, 17, pp. 18003-18013.

[A-121] Chao, C. K., Chen, C. K., and Chen, F. M., 2009, “Analytical Exact Solutions

of Heat Conduction Problems for a Three-Phase Elliptical Composite”

Computational Modeling of Engineering and Science, 47, pp. 283-298.

[A-122] Hsu, C. C., Lin J., Amaritsakul, Y., Antonius, T., and Chao, C. K., 2009, “Finite

Element Analysis for the Treatment of Proximal Femoral Fracture”, Computers,

Materials and Continua, 11, pp. 1-13.

[A-123] Lin, T. H., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K., 2010, “New Fabrication Method of

Micro-Pyramidal Vertical Probe Array for Probe Cards", Microsystem

Technologies (in press).

[A-124] Chao, C. K., Hu, J. Y., Hung, S. Y., and Yang, H., 2010, “Theoretical

Prediction of Fiber Coupling for Ellipsoidal Microlens", Journal of Mechanics,

26, pp. 29-36.

[A-125] Shih, K. S., Lin, S. C., Chao, C. K., Lee, W. S., Lu, T. W., and Hou, S. M.,

2010, “Biomechanical Influence of Pin Placement and Elbow Angle on Hinge

Alignment of Hinged Elbow-Fixtor Construct”, Journal of Biomechanics (in

press).

[A-126] Hsu, W. H., Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Tsai, Y. H., and Hsu, H. C., 2010,

“Analysis of Compressive Strength and Subsidence of the Vertebral Body

Cage with Taguchi methods”, Journal of the Chinese Institute of Engineers (in

press).

[A-127] Chao, C. K., 2010, “Thermal Stresses in a Viselastic Tri-Material”, Acta

Mechanica (accepted).

[A-128] Chao, C. K., Yang, K. C., Chen, J. Q., and Tseng, C. C., 2010, “Effect of

Hydride Embrittlement on Creep Life of Spent Fuel Cladding,” Journal of

Chinese Institute of Engineers (accepted)

[A-129] Fan, C. C., Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Lin, S. C., and Chao, K. H., 2010,

“Biomechanical Comparisons of Different Posterior Instrumentation

Constructs after Two-Level ALIF: a Finite Element Study”, Medical

Engineering & Physics, 32, pp. 203-211.

[A-130] Porter, G. A., Chao, C. K., Chang, R. C., and Li, Y. C., “Effects of Different

Interlayers on Indium-Tin Oxide Thin Films Sputtered on Flexible PET

Substrates,” Journal of Chinese Institute of Engineers (accepted)

[A-131] Chao, C. K., Wikarta, A., and Korsunsky, A. M., “Antiplane Problem of

Interaction between a Crack and a Reinforced Elliptic Hole Embedded in an

Infinite Matrix”, International Journal of Theoretical and Applied Fracture

Mechanics (accepted).

[A-132] Chao, C. K., Chen, C. K., and Chen, F. M., 2010, “Interfacial Stresses Induced

by a Point Heat Source in an Isotropic Plate with a Reinforced Elliptical Hole”

Computational Modeling of Engineering and Science (submitted).

[A-133] Chao, C. K., Chen, C. K., and Chen, F. M., Korsunsky, A. M., “Green’s

Function for a Coated Elliptic Hole Problem in Plane Elasticity,” International

Journal of Theoretical and Applied Multiscale Mechanics (accepted).

[A-134] Fan, C. Y. Chao, C. K., Chao, K. H. and Hsu, C. C., 2010, “The Optimum

Cage Position and Orientation on the ALIF with Facet Screw Fixation: a Finite

Element Analysis and the Taguchi Method", Journal of Mechanics (accepted).

[A-135] Chao, C. K., Lin, J., Putrai, S. T., and Hsu, C. C., 2010, “A Neuro-Genetic

Approach to a Multiobjective Design Optimization of Spinal Pedicle Screws",

Journal of Biomechanical Engineering-Transactions of the ASME (submitted).

[A-136] Chao, C. K., Lin, J., and Hsu, C. C., 2010, “Comparisons of Multiple Linear

Regression Analyses and Artificial Neural Networks in Developing the

Objective Functions of the Orthopaedic Screws", Medical Engineering &

Physics (submitted).

[A-137] Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Lin, F. H., and Lin, J., 2010, “Notch Sensitivity of

Titanium Causing Contradictory Effects on Locked Nails and Screws” Medical

Engineering & Physics (accepted).

__Conference Papers__

[B-1] Chao, C .K. Stability of Cracks Interacting with Fibers. International Conference

of Advanced Composite Materials and Structures, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of

China, July, (1986).

[B-2] Chao, C. K. and Yu, C. H. Failure Analysis of Pressure Vessel by Strain Energy

Density Theory. Proceedings of the 6th National Conference of the CSME, Tainan,

Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (1989).

[B-3] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Failure Analysis of a Thermoelastic Cracked Plate

by Formulating the Hilbert Problem. Proceedings of the 7th National Conference

of the CSME, Sinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (1990).

[B-4] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Central Crack in Anisotropic Elastic Solid.

Proceedings of the 8th National Conference of the CSME, Taipei, Taiwan,

Republic of China, November, (1991).

[B-5] Chao, C. K. and Wang, J. L. Failure Prediction of a Plate Weakened by an Elliptic

Hole under Thermal or Mechanical Load. Proceedings of the 15th National

Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of

China, December, (1991).

[B-6] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Failure Analysis of an Anisotropic, Finite Cracked

Plate under mechanical or Thermal Load. Proceedings of the 2th ROC

Symposium on Fracture Science, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, March,

(1992).

[B-7] Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Thermoelastic Problems of Interfacial Crack

Between Dissimilar Anisotropic Materials. International Conference on Advanced

Composites, Wollongong, Australia, February, 15-19, (1993).

[B-8] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H. Thermoelastic Problem of Curvilinear Cracks in

Bonded Dissimilar Materials. Proceedings of the 17th National Conference on

Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China,

December, (1993).

[B-9] Shen, M. H. and Chao, C. K. Exact Solutions for the Elastic and Thermoelastic

Fields with a Rigid Circular-Arc Inclusion. Proceedings of the 10th National

Conference of the CSME, Sinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (1993).

[B-10] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H. Thermoelastic Contact between a Flat Punch and

Anisotropic Half-Space. Proceedings of the 18th National Conference on

Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Sinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China,

December, (1994).

[B-11] Chao, C. K. and Shen, M. H. Thermoelastic Problem of Bonded Dissimilar

Materials with a Rigid Circular-Arc Inclusion. Fourth Pan American Congress

of Applied Mechanics, Universidad del Salvador, Buenos Aires, Argentina,

January 3-6, (1995).

[B-12] Tseng, C. C. and Chao, C. K. Fuel Rod Load Follow Analysis. Proceedings of

The Sixth NFD-INER Seminar on Fuel Technology, Taoyuan, Taiwan ,

Republic of China, May, (1995).

[B-13] Chao, C. K. Damage Assessment of Projectile/Target under Nominal Ordance

Impact. ASME/JSME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Hilton Hawaiian

Village, Honolulu, Hawaii, U.S.A, July 23-27, (1995).

[B-14] Chao, C. K. and Wang, J. W. Investigations on the Heat Flux Intensity Factor for

Two Concentric Circular-Arc Cracks Subjected to a Point Heat Source. The

Eighth Asia-Pacific Conference on Nondestructive Testing, Taipei, Taiwan,

R.O.C., December 11-14, (1995).

[B-15] Chao, C. K. and Lee, J. Y. Thermoelastic Interaction between a Crack and a

Circular Inclusion. Proceedings of the 12th National Conference of the CSME,

Chia-Yi, Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (1995).

[B-16] Chao, C. K. and Kao, B. A Thin Cracked Layer Bonded to an Elastic Half-Space

Under an Antiplane Concentrated Load. Proceedings of the 13th National

Conference of the CSME, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, November,

(1996).

[B-17] Chao, C. K. Analysis of Crack Problems in Dissimilar Media Under a Point Heat

Source. Proceedings of the 19th International Congress of Theoretical and

Applied Mechanics, Kyoto, Japan, August 25-31, (1996).

[B-18] Chao, C. K. Coating Cracks in Materials Under an Antiplane Concentrated Load.

Proceedings of the 9th International Conference on Fracture, Sydney, Australia,

April 1-5, (1997).

[B-19] Chao, C. K. Damage Assessment of Two-Layer Targets under Nominal Ordnance

Impact. Proceedings of the First International Conference on Damage and

Failure of Interface, Vienna, Austria, September 22-24, (1997).

[B-20] Chao, C. K. On Multiple Circular Piezoelectric Inclusions Embedded in an

Intelligent Material. Proceedings of the Third International Conference on

Fracture and Strength of Solids, Hong Kong, December 8-10, (1997).

[B-21] Chao, C. K. Solutions for Heterogeneous Problems in Plane Elastostatics.

Proceedings of the First Asian-Australasian Conference on Composite Materials,

Osaka, Japan, October 7-9, (1998).

[B-22] Chao, C. K. Thermoelastic Punch Problems for an Isotropic Half-Plane. Sixth

Pan American Congress of Applied Mechanics, Rio de Janeiro Osaka, Brazil,

January 4-8, (1999).

[B-23] Chao, C. K. Interaction between a Hole and an Elastic Circular Inclusion under a

Remote Uniform Heat Flow. 12th International Conference on Composite

Materials, Paris, France, July 5-9, (1999).

[B-24] Chao, C. K. Hole Problems in Anisotropic Half-Space. International Workshop

on Fracture Mechanics and Advanced Engineering Materials, The University of

Sydney, Australia, December 8-10, (1999).

[B-25] Chao, C. K. Stress Analysis of Hole or Crack problems in an Anisotropic

Half-Space. 27th Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive

Evaluation, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, U. S. A., July 16-21, (2000).

[B-26] Wang, C. H. and Chao, C. K. On Approximate Solutions for Nearly Circular

Inclusion Problems Under Remote Uniform Heat Flow. The Fourth Pacific

International Conference on Aerospace Science and Technology, Kaohsiung,

Taiwan (2001).

[B-27] Wang, C. H. and Chao, C. K. On Approximate Solutions for Nearly Circular

Holes in an Infinite Anisotropic Thermoelastic Solid. International Conference

on Complexity and Frontiers in Strength and Fracture, Tohoku University,

Sendai, Japan, (2001).

[B-28] Hsu, C. C., Lin, J., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Hou, S. M. Stress Analysis of

Distal Locking Screws in Locked nailing of femoral Fractures. The 43th Annual

Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic

of China, October, (2001).

[B-29] Hsu, C. C., Lin, J., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Hou, S. M. Mechanical testing

and finite element stress analysis of tibial locking screws. The 43th Annual

Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic

of China, October, (2001).

[B-30] Hsiao, C. C., Chao, C. K. and Chen, P. Q. FEM Model on Bone Screw Designs

for Holding Power. Proceedings of the 13th National Conference of the CSME,

Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (2001).

[B-31] Chao, C. K., Hsu, C. C., and Lin, J. Finite Element Analysis and Biomechanical

Testing for Interlocking Nailing of Femoral Fracture. Proceedings of the 13th

National Conference of the CSME, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China,

November, (2001).

[B-32] Chao, C. K., Chang, C. C., and Chen, P. Q. Biomechanical Testing of Pedicle

Screws for Holding Power. Proceedings of the 13th National Conference of the

CSME, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, November, (2001).

[B-33] Chao, C. K. On the Elastic Field for Multiple Circular Inclusions in Anti-Plane

and Plane Elastostatics. Proceedings of the first Taiwan-Japan Workshop on

mechanical and aerospace Engineering, Tainan, Taiwan, Republic of China,

December, (2001).

[B-34] Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Lin, J., and Chao, C. K. Bending Strength of Tibial

Locking Screws: Mechanical Testing and Finite Element Analysis. The 4th

Symposium of Orthopedic Trauma and Osteomyelitis, Keelung, Taiwan,

Republic of China, April 27, (2002).

[B-35] Chao, C. K. Indentation Problems of Two-Dimensional Anisotropic

Thermoelasticity with Perturbrd Boundaries. ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping

Conference, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, August 4-8, (2002).

[B-36] Chao, C. K. On Approximate Solutions for Inclusion Problems in Plane

Thermoelasticity. The 6th Far-East Conference on Non-Destructive Testing,

Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 21-24, (2002).

[B-37] Hsu, W. H, Chen, P. Q., and Chao, C. K., Finite Element Analysis for

Interlocking Nailing of Femoral Fracture. Proceedings of the 26th National

Conference on Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Huwei, Taiwan, Republic of

China, December 20-21, (2002).

[B-38] Hsu, C. C., Lin, J., and Chao, C. K. Parametric Analysis of Bending Strength of

Tibial Locking Screws by Finite Element Method and Taguchi Method.

Proceedings of the 26th National Conference on Theoretical and Mechanics,

Huwei, Taiwan, Republic of China, December 20-21, (2002).

[B-39] Chao, C. K., and Chen, F. M. Contact Stresses in an Infinite Plate Containing an

Elastic Circular Inclusion under Thermal Loads. The 5th Euromech Solid

mechanics Conference, Thessaloniki, Greece, August 17-22, (2003).

[B-40] Lin, J., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Hou, S. M. Bending Strength

of Tibial Locking Screws: Mechanical Test, Finite Element Model and Robust

Design Analysis. The 45th Annual Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery

of ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, October, (2003).

[B-41] Hou, S. M., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Lin, J. Mechanical Tests

and Finite Element Models for Bone Holding Power of Tibial Locking Screws.

The 45th Annual Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei,

Taiwan, Republic of China, October, (2003).

[B-42] Tsai, Y. T., Hsu, C. C., Wang, J. L., Chao, C. K., and Lin, J. Mechanical Tests

and Finite Element Models for Bending Stiffness of Bone Plate. The 63th

Annual Congress of Surgery, Taiwan Surgical Association, Taipei, Taiwan,

Republic of China, March, (2004).

[B-43] Yang, H., Chao, C. K., Lin, T. H., and Lin, C. P. Fabrication of graduation

microlens array with increasing sag heights using UV proximity printing

method. Proc. DTIP of MEMS & MOEMS, Montreux, Switzerland, May 12-14,

(2004).

[B-44] Chao, C. K., and Hsiao, C. C., Stress Analysis of an Elastic Cracked layer

Bonded to a Viscoelastic Substrate. ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping

Conference, San Diego, California, U. S. A., July 25-29, (2004).

[B-45] Fan, C. Y., Chao, C. K., Chen, P. Q., and Lin, S. J. Parametric Study of the

Effect of Interbody Cages on Lumbar Mechanism. The 6th Annual Symposium

of Taiwanese Society of Biomechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China,

November 27, (2004).

[B-46] Hsu, W. H., and Chao, C. K., Influences of Muscular Contractions on the Stress

Analysis of the Distal Screws and the Nail-Holes for Tibial Nailing. The 6th

Annual Symposium of Taiwanese Society of Biomechanics, Taipei, Taiwan,

Republic of China, November 27, (2004).

[B-47] Chao, C. K., and Chen, F. M., Thermal Stresses in an Isotropic Trimaterial

Induced by a Point Heat Source. Proceedings of the Seven International

Conference on Fracture and Strength of Solids, Bali, Indonesia, April 4-6,

(2005).

[B-48] Chao, C. K., and Chen, F. M., Green’s Functions for a Point Heat Source in

Circularly Cylindrical Layered Media. 6th International Congress on Thermal

Stresses, Vienna, Austria, May 26-29, (2005).

[B-49] Hsu, C. C., Lin, J., Su, F. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., and Hou, S. M.

Increasing Bending Strength and Bone Holding Power of Spinal Pedicle Screws

by Conical Screw Design: Biomechanical tests and finite element analyses. The

47th Annual Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei,

Taiwan, Republic of China, October, (2005).

[B-50] Hou, S. M., Hsu, C. C., Chou, C. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., and Lin, J. Finite

Element Analysis for the Treatment of Proximal Femoral Fracture. The 47th

Annual Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei, Taiwan,

Republic of China, October, (2005).

[B-51] Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., Hou, S. M., and Lin, J. Multi- objective

Design Optimization of Tibial Locking Screws Using Genetic Algorithm:

Evaluation of Mechanical Performance. The 2nd Asian Pacific Conference on

Biomechanics, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic of China, November 23-25, (2005).

[B-52] Lin, T. H., Yang, H., and Chao, C. K. PDMS Microlens Array Mold

Fabrication in Photoresist using UV Proximity Printing Method. The 22nd

National Conference on Mechanical Engineering, The Chinese Society of

Mechanical Engineers, Jung-Li, Taiwan, Republic of China, November 25-26,

(2005).

[B-53] Hsu, C. C., Chao, C. K., Wang, J. L., and Lin, J. Increase of Pullout Strength of

Spinal Pedicle Screws with Conical Core: Biomechanical Tests and Finite

Element Analyses. The 29th Conference on Theoretical and Mechanics,

Hsinchu, Taiwan, Republic of China, December 16-17, (2005).

[B-54] Chao, C. K. Green’s Functions for a Point Force in a Three-Phase Composite

Cylinder. ASME Pressure Vessels and Piping Conference, Vancouver, British

Columbia, Canada, July 23-27, (2006).

[B-55] Chao, C. K. and Chen, F. M. Thermal Stresses in Multi-layered Media with

Straight or Circular Boundaries. 19th Australasian Conference on the Mechanics

of Structures and Materials, Christchurch, New Zealand, November

29-December 1, (2006).

[B-56] Sih, K. S., Lin, S. C., Chao, C. K. and Hou, S. M., Kinematic Study of the

Innovative Dynamic Wrist Fixator with Arthrodiatasis. The 48th Annual

Meeting, Association of Orthopaedic Surgery of ROC, Taipei, Taiwan, Republic

of China, October, (2006). [First prize award]

[B-57] Porter, G. A., Chuang, C. T., Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Thermal Stresses in

a Viscoelastic Tri-material With a Combination of a Point Heat Source and a

Point Heat Sink. 7th International Congress on Thermal Stresses, Taipei, Taiwan,

June 4-7, (2007).

[B-58] Chuang, C. T., Chao, C. K. and Chang, R. C. Thermoviscoelastic Analysis of a

Three-Phase Composite Cylinder. 7th International Congress on Thermal

Stresses, Taipei, Taiwan, June 4-7, (2007).

[B-59] Chao, C. K. Chen, J. Q., Yang, K. C. and Tseng, C. C. Creep Crack Growth

Evaluations of Dry Storage Spent Fuel. 7th International Congress on Thermal

Stresses, Taipei, Taiwan, June 4-7, (2007).

[B-60] Chao, C. K. Analysis of thermal stesses in a visco-elastic tri-material under a

point heat-source. 6th International Congress on Industrial and Applied

Mathematics, Zurich, Switzerland, July 16-20, (2007).

[B-61] Chao, C. K. A Creep Rupture Criterion for Spent Fuel Zircaloy Cladding in

Interim Storage. 4th Japan-Taiwan Workshop on Mechanical and Aerospace

Enginering, Tokyo, Japan, October 29-31, (2007).

[B-62] Chao, C. K. Thermoviscoelastic Study of Singularities Interacting with

Interfaces. International Conference of Mesomechanics 2008, Cairo, Egypt, Jan.

28-Feb. 1, (2008).

[B-63] Chao, C. K. Study of Singularities Interacting with Interfaces for a

Thermoviscoelastic Trimaterial. Professor Liviu Librescu Memorial Sessions at

the ESM 2008 Mechanics Conference 2008, Virginia Tech, May 29-30, (2008).

[B-64] Chao, C. K. Thermal Stresses in a Viscoelastic Trimaterial. Asian Conference

on Mechanics at Functional Materials and Structures, Matsue, Japan, October

31- November 2, (2008). (Invited to be a Keynote Lecture)

[B-65] Fan, C. Y., Chao, K. H., Chung, S. Y., and Chao, C. K. The Effect of Different

Cage Orientation on the ALIF Intial Stability – A Finite Element Analysis and

Taguchi methods. Conference for Society of Surgery of the Spine, ROC, October

31- November 2, (2008).

[B-66] Chao, C. K. Lin, J., Hsu, C. C., and Amaritsakul, Y. Finite Element Analysis for

the treatment of Proximal Femur Fracture. International Conference ICCES09,

Phuket, Tailand, April 8- 13 (2009) (Invited to be a Keynote Lecture).

[B-67] Chao, C. K. and Chen, F. M. Hetergeneous Problems in Plane Thermoelasticity.

International Congress on Thermal Stresses, Illinois, USA, June 1- 4 (2009)

(Invited to be a Keynote Lecture).

[B-68] Chao, C. K. Chern, M. J., and Lin, T. H. Damage Evaluation of Cladding

Integrity for Spent Fuel in Interim Storage. Mesomechanics, University of

Oxford, UK, June 21- 24 (2009) (Invited to be a Keynote Lecture).