The University of California, Berkeley

Ph.D. in Engineering (May 22, 1990)

Major field: Soil Mechanics

Minor fields: Geological Engineering and Mathematical Analysis

Dissertation: Electro‑kinetic barrier to contaminant transport through compacted clay

Dissertation advisor: Professor James K. Mitchell 

The University of California, Berkeley

M.S. in Engineering (May 17, 1985)

Specialization: Geotechnical Engineering 

The University of Hong Kong

B.Sc. in Engineering (November 20, 1982)

First Class Honors

Thesis: Dynamic consolidation

Thesis advisor: Dr. Y. Tsui