Sediment Research Platform
(Director: Dr. Shang-Lien Lo)
The goal of SRP is to to provide solutions and manpower training for healthy sediment environment and make Taiwan a sediment research hub in Asia. The major tasks include: (1) Physical and chemical characterizations of contaminated sediment for better evaluations of pollutant fate and transport, (2) Evaluations of toxicity, bioavailability and exposure of sediment contaminants for ecological and human risk assessments, and (3) Economical cost benefit analysis of remediation technologies for decision-making support.
Carbon Cycle Research Center
(Director: Dr. Pen-Chi Chiang)
Carbon cycle across anthroposphere and environment has been of the greatest global concerns to the public. The major tasks of CCRC are: (1) development and implementation of low carbon technology for sustainable industry, (2) construction of green technology exchange platform, and establishment of international collaboration programs, and (3) establishment of sustainability planning and evaluation, and design of blue print for national sustainability policy.