Wen-Pei Sung

Prof. Wen-Pei Sung

Department of Landscape Architecture

National Chin-Yi University of Technology, Taiwan

Distinguished Professor



2002  Ph.D., Civil Engineering, National Chung-Hsing University

1989  M.S., Civil Engineering, North Carolina State University

1986  B.S., Civil and Hydraulic Engineering, Chungniversity Yuan Christian


  1. J. H. Lin, Wen-Pei Sung*, T. Y. Chen, Y. J. Lin and J. C. Kuo, 2012, “Applying the Taguchi Method in Improving the Production of Bacterial Cellulose”, Journal of Biobased Materials and Bioenergy (SCI, EI), Vol. 6, No.6, pp. 1-7.
  2. Wen-Pei Sung, Chen, Ting-Yu, Shih, Ming-Hsiang, Zhao, Yu-Kuang, 2012, “Developing a Practical Geothermal Indoor Heating,Ventilation and Air Conditioning System”, Advanced Science Letters (SCI), Vol. 14, No.1, pp. 375-379(5).
  3. Rong Chen, Wen-Pei Sung*, Hung-Chang Chang and Yi-Rou Chi, 2013, “Applying Outdoor Environment to Develop Health, Comfort and Energy Saving Office in Hot-Humid Climate”, The Scientific World Journal (SCI), Vol. 2013, Article ID 367283, 8 pages,
  4. Hsueh-Chun Lin, Yang-Shan Lin, Yao-Ming Hong, Yao-Chiang Kan, Wen-Pei Sung*, 2013, “Risk Assessment with Coupling Multiple Physics Computation for Potential Failures of Landslide Dam Model”, Disaster Advances (SCI), Vol. 6, No. S3, pp. 326-337.
  5. Wen-Pei Sung, H. R. Wang, T.T. Tsai, 2011, “Analysis of energy and carbon dioxide emission caused by power consumption” International Journal of Energy Research , Vol. 35, Issue 11, pp. 1014-1022, September, 2011.
  6. T.T. Tsai, Wen-Pei Sung, and W. Song, 2011, “Identification of Indoor Airborne Microorganisms and Their Disinfection with Combined Nano-Ag/TiO2 Photocatalyst and UV Light”, Environmental Engineering Science, Vol. 28, No. 9, pp. 635-642. September.
  7. K.F. Chen, C.M. Kao, Wen-Pei Sung, C.C. Lin, and T.Y. Yeh, “Enhanced In Situ Anaerobic Bioremediation of TCE-contaminated Groundwater Using Nanoscale Zero-valent Iron (nZVI)”, Periodical of Materials Science Forum, Vol. 694, pp. 3-7.
  8. M. J. Wu, Y.S. Feng, Wen-Pei Sung*, R. Y. Surampalli, 2011, “Quantification and analysis of airborne bacterial characteristics in a nursing care institution”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, Vol. 61, No. 7, pp. 732–739.
  9. Viktor Gribniak, Gintaris Kaklauskas, Darius Bacinskas, Wen-Pei Sung, Aleksandr Sokolov, Darius Ulbinas, 2011, “Investigation of Shrinkage of Concrete Mixtures Used for Bridge Construction in LITHUANIA”, The Baltic Journal of Road and Bridge Engineering , Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 77–83.
  10. C. G. Go, C. H.Sui, M. H. Shih, Wen-Pei Sung, 2011, “Validity of the Displacement Dependent Semi-Active Hydraulic Damper Used in a Structure”, Journal of Vibration Control, Vol. 17, No. 4, pp. 578-587.
  11. Wen-Pei Sung, Ming-Hsiang Shih, and Chang-Liang Chen, 2011, “Development of Seismic Isolation Techniques for Elevated Platform of Hi-Tech Factory Building”, Advanced Science Letters, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 759-763.
  12. M. H. Shih, Wen-Pei Sung and F. J. Tsai, 2011, “Analysis Accuracy of Digital Image Correlation Technique to Monitor Natural Frequency Response of Building under Dynamic Excitation”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp 3904-3908.
  13. Wen-Pei Sung , M. H. Shih and F. J. Tsai, 2011, “Development of Digital Image Correlation Technique to Monitor Structural Damage Based on Natural Frequency as Damage Index”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp 3899-3903.
  14. Wen-Pei Sung , T. T. Tsai, H. J. Wang, M. D. Chen, 2011, “ Improved energy performance of air-conditioning system using variable primary flow chilled water systems in an office building”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp 1973-1977.
  15. Y. K. Zhao, L. Wei, C. C. LIEN, Wen-Pei Sung 2011, “Analyses of the Insulating Capacity of Green Roofs Made of Phenolic Resin board with Vegetation Coverage”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vols. 71-78, pp 4491-4495.
  16. Wen-Pei Sung, W. S. Ou, J.-M Chang and Y.-D. Kuan, 2011, “Studies on an Integrated Energy-Saving System Combining Architectural Energy-Saving Features and Renewable Energy in Taiwan”, Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 250-253, pp 3271-3274.
  17. Ming-Hsiang Shih, Wen-Pei Sung, Darius Bacinskas, 2011, “Development of Digital Imagine Correlation (DIC) Method for Three-Dimensional Rugged Surface of Construction Material”, Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 243-249, pp 5907-5910.
  18. Wen-Pei Sung, T.T. Tsai, M.J. Wu, H. R. Wang, R. Y. Surampalli, 2011, “Removal of indoor airborne bacteria by the nano-Ag/TiO2 as photocatalyst: a feasibility study in museum and nursing institutions”, Journal of Environmental Engineering, ASCE, Vol. 137, No. 3, pp. 163-170.
  19. T.Y. Chen, Wen-Pei Sung, Ming-Hsiang Shih and Yu-Kuang Zhao, 2011, “Evaluating the Effectiveness of Applying Phenolic Resin as Thermal Barrier in Buildings During Summer and Winter”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 44-47, pp. 2040-2044.
  20. Wen-Pei Sung, Ming-Hsiang Shih and Yu-Kuang Zhao, 2011, “Digital Imagine Correlation (DIC) Method for Detecting Crack Development in Construction Materials Subject to loading”, Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 44-47, pp. 2524-2528.
  21. M. H. Shih, Wen-Pei Sung and M. J. Wu, 2010, “Development of Numerical Modeling of Analysis Program for Energy-Dissipating Behavior of Velocity Dependent Hydraulic Damper”, Sadhana - Academy Proceedings in Engineering Science, Vol. 35, No. 5, pp. 631-647.
  22. Wen-Pei Sung, M.H. Shih and Y. K. Zhao 2010,“Energy Dissipation Behaviours and Seismic Reduction Performance of a Proposed Velocity and Displacement Dependent Hydraulic Damper (VDHD)”, Journal of Civil Engineering and Management , Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 428-438.
  23. Y.K. Zhao, Wen-Pei Sung, T.T. Tsai,H. J. Wang, 2010, “Application of nano-Ag/TiO2 as photocatalyst for air quality control: a feasibility study”, Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association, Vol. 60, March, pp. 337-345.
  24. Ming-Hsiang Shih and Wen-Pei Sung, 2010, “A Design Concept of Autonomous Controller for Improving Seismic Proof Capability of Semi-Active Control Device”, Experimental Techniques, Vol.34, No.4, pp. 20-26.
  25. Ming-Hsiang Shih, Wen-Pei Sung and Chang-Liang Chen, 2010, “Earthquake Proof Efficacy of Velocity and Displacement Dependent Hydraulic Damper (VDHD) for R.C. Structures”, The Structural Design of Tall and Special Buildings, Vol.19, No.5, pp. 479-496.