Dr. Chia-Hao Ko ( 葛家豪 ): Sr. Staff Engineer of ExxonMobil Development Company. Chia-Hao has experience in structural design and analysis for fixed platforms, subsea structures, and floating production vessels such as FPSO in the oil and energy industry. Before joining ExxonMobil, Chia-Hao was a Sr. Structural Lead Engineer of SBM Offshore leading a team with 15+ engineers and designers to design turret structures for FPSO. Chia-Hao received his bachelor’s and master’s degrees in Naval Architecture from National Cheng Kung University and National Taiwan University, respectively. He earned a PhD degree in Civil Engineering from National Taiwan University in 2003, and was awarded a second master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Texas A&M University in 2006. Chia-Hao has published several technical articles regarding dynamic interactions between structures and fluids, liquid sloshing, and numerical simulations.