Gwo-Shyh Song
  • Gwo-Shyh Song

    Associate Professor

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  • Research Room: Room 022, Institute of Oceanography
  • Field: Marine geology and geophysical exploration
  • Academic Background:
    • 1974 ~ 1978 B.A , Department of Oceanography, National Taiwan Ocean University
    • 1978 ~ 1980 M.A , Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University, Taipei
    • 1985 ~ 1989 P.H.D., School of Oceanography , the University of Washington, Seattle
    • 1980 ~ 1983 R.A, Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University
    • 1983 ~ 1990 Lecturer, Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University
    • 1997 ~ 2001 Member of Research and Development Committee, CHINESE OCEAN & UNDERWATER TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION
    • 2001 ~ 2002 Consultant, NATIONAL CENTER FOR OCEAN RESEARCH
    • 2001 ~ 2003 Chairman of Research and Development Committee, CHINESE OCEAN & UNDERWATER TECHNOLOGY ASSOCIATION
    • 2002 ~ 2005 Director, Division of marine Geology & Geophysics, Institute of Oceanography National Taiwan University
    • 2005 ~ present Associate professor, Institute of Oceanography, National Taiwan University
  • Research Achievements/Publications:
    • Chen, H. F., Wei, K. Y., Huang, J. J. S., Lin, C. C., Su, C. C., Song, G. S., Li, H. C., Lee, T. Q., Song, S. R., Pan, H. J. (2021) High-resolution records of anthropogenic activity and geohazards from the reservoir of Sun Moon Lake, Central Taiwan. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene, 9(1), DOI:10.1525/elementa.2020.00150
    • Song, G.S., Lo, S.C. and Fish, John Perry (2014) Under water slope measurement using a tilted multibeam sonar head, IEEE Journal of Oceanic Engineering, 39(3), 419-429.
    • Song, G.S., Liu, P. K. (2011) Attitude analysis on the sunken Samho Brother vessel, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 32(21), 6219-6240.
    • Song, G.S., Liu, P. K. (2009) Topographical mapping in littoral regions using the GPS backpack tideline tracing skill, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 30(3), 555-575.
    • Song, G.S. (2007) Side Scan Sonographs to Steep Slopes in the Wushieh Reservoir, International Journal of Remote Sensing, 28(7-8), 1857-1871. (SCI)
    • P.K Liu, Song, G.S. (2006) Undersea LNG Pipeline Span Investigation, Sea Technology, 47(7), 41-44. (SCI)
    • Song, G.S. (2005) Water Dams Scanned by Side Scan Sonar, Sea Technology, Vol. 46, no. 12, p. 57-60. (SCI)
    • 劉佩琨,宋國士 (2003) 台灣東南地區海陸地形特徵及其構造意義,海洋學刊,12月號。
    • 楊德建,陳冠宇,宋國士 (2003) 即時性動態測量(RTK)應用在深山型水庫定位的研究,台電工程月刊,第662期,115-136頁。
    • 楊德建,林俊賢,宋國士 (2003) 霧社水庫內沖積扇的土石粒徑調查分析研究,台電工程月刊,第660期,74-84頁。.
    • 宋國士 (2003) 海上緊急救難與水下偵搜,海洋技術季刊,第十三卷,第二期。
    • 宋國士 (2003) 多音束測深資料及側掃聲納影像對水下目標物的偵搜與辨識能力,海洋技術季刊,第十三卷,第二期。
    • 杜悅元,蔡顯修,宋國士,陳冠宇 (2002) 淺談海底形貌與海域生態調查—以鹽寮外海為例,海洋技術季刊,第十二卷,第二期。
    • Jan, Rong-Quen, yu-Hsing Liu, Ching-Yi Chen, Min-Chang Wand, Gwo-Shyh Song, Hong-Cheng Lin, Kwang-Tsao Shao(2003)Effects of pile size of artificial reefs on the standing stocks of fished, Fisheries Research, Vol. 63, 327-337.
    • (SCI) 宋國士、楊德建,陳冠宇 (2002) 霧社水庫、明潭電廠上下池受921地震事件影響庫底淤積量測調查,台電工程月刊,第647期,1-31頁。
    • 宋國士、溫良碩、劉康克、劉佩琨(2001)淡水河口區之水下地形,台灣海洋學刊,第39期,第二號,135-159頁。
    • Song,G.S. and Kuang-yui Chen(2001) Acoustic Calibration of Echo Sounding : Applications in Shelf Region off Northern Taiwan, TAO, Vol. 12, No 4, 663-684.(SCI expanded)
    • Ho-Shing Yu and Gwo-shyh Song (2000) Submarine Physiographic Features in Taiwan Region and Their Geological Significance, Journal of the Geological Society of China, Vol.43, No.2, 267-286.
    • Song,G.S, Ma,C. P. and Yu, H.S.(2000) Fault- genesis of the Chilung Sea Valley revealed by topographic lineaments, Marine Geology,v169,p305-325. (SCI)
    • Yu, H.S and Song,G.S(2000) Physiographic and Geologic Frameworks of the Shelf-Slope Region off Northeastern Taiwan, 38, 1-22.
    • 俞何興、宋國士(1999) 花蓮海底峽谷之地形地貌及地體結構造意義,地質,第十九卷,第一期,49-67頁,經濟部中央地質調查所。
    • Chang, Y.C., Song, G.S., and S.K. Hsu(1998) Automatic extraction of ridge and valley axes using the profile recognition and polygon breaking algorithm, Computers & Geosciences. v24,no 24, p83-93. (SCI)
    • Song,G.S and Y.C.Chang, and C.P. Ma.,(1997) Characteristics of Submarine Topography off northern Taiwan. TAO, V8, 4, 461-480
    • Yu, Ho-Shing and Song, Gwo-Shyh(1996) Sedimentary features of shelf north of Taiwan revealed by 3.5 kHz echo character, Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica, Vol. 35, No.2, p.105-114.
    • Yu , Ho-Shing and Song, G.S.(1994) Oblique convergence between Trench-Arc system and continent-implications for the formation of the submarine physiography off Southern Taiwan, Acta Oceanographica Taiwanica, No.32, p.45-53.
    • Fuh, Shi-Chie, Liu, Char-Shine and Song, G.S.(1994) Decoupled transcurrent faults in the offshore area south of Taiwan, Petroleum Geology of Taiwan, No.29, p.27-46.
    • Yu, H.S. & Song, G.S.(1993) Submarine physiography around Taiwan and its relation to tectonic setting, Jouranl of the Geological Society of China, v.36. p.139-156.
    • Song, G.S.(1993) Comment on “Naming of the submarine cabmarine canyons off northeastern Taiwan: a note” by Ho-Shing Yu, Acta Oceanographic Taiwanic, V.30, p.77-84.
    • Song, G.S.(1993) Numerical Simulations of Collision Process in Eastern Taiwan, TAO, v.4 No.1, p.145-160.
    • Song, G.S.(1992) Examination of Accuracy and Efficiency of the GPS as a Ship-Board Navigator up to Early 1992 in Taiwan Region, Acta Oceangraphica Taiwanica, V.28, p.102-117.
    • Song G.S., Lewis, B.T.R.(1990) A Simplified Slab pull model: An examination into the occurrence and recurrence of great interplate subduction earthquakes, Acta Oceangraphica Taiwanica, V.25, p.1-18.
    • 宋國士,陳民本(1982),臺灣海峽北部新竹外海沈積物顆粒分佈及沈積過程,Acta Oceangraphica Taiwanica, V.13,p.84-108。
  • Teaching:
      1. Introductin to Geological Oceanography
      2. Special Topics in Sea Floor Mapping
      3. Introductory Sea-Floor Investigation
      4. Introduction to Marine Geology
      5. Introduction to Application of Side-Scan Sonar
      6. Introduction to Applications of Geodynamics
      7. Kinematical Survey using GPS
      8. Practice and Theory in Bathymetry
      9. Introduction in Sonar Practice

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