|The water environment research center is established by three organizations, which are Water Resources Agency in the Ministry of Economic Affairs, National Taipei University of Technology, and University of Virginia . The Water Resources Agency is an official agency and supports us with the most grants. National Taipei University of Technology provides the space and hard devices to set up the center. The successful linkage of University of Virginia and this center is contributed by the professor Yu, who is the faculty of the department of Civil Engineering in University of Virginia . Through the cooperation with University of Virginia , we are able to introduce the latest information or related skill in water resources from the United States to Taiwan .