Alumni Home Pages for Dr. Vincent Lee

Vincent Wo Sang Lee

Ph.D. Civil Engineering 1979

Birthplace: Hong Kong, China

Professor of Civil Engineeering at USC.

Only Faculty in Civil also with a USC Ph.D.

Research in Earthquake Wave Propagation

97: Teaching award from School of Engineering

 He’s part of the migration of earthquake scientists from Caltech to USC in the 70s, as the only

 student among the group of senior and junior faculty members and post-doctoral researchers.

 Dr. Lee digitized many of the earliest (1933-) analog earthquake records, in the team of also

 Compiling ALL of the 1971 Sylmar (Los Angeles) Earthquake records while going to CalTech.

Dr. Vincent Lee's “O” License Plate. It says He’s an "Old Trojan", from when he’s a graduate student there from 76 to 79!


It looks like he will keep his "vanity" license plate for many more years.

I guess once you’re a Trojan, you’re a Trojan for life! It applies well to him.

Last updated on 17th September, 2004