Updated on March 13, 2019.
History of Myanmar Engineering Education
The HMEE-2012 team was led by Saya U Aung Hla Tun (National Literary Award winner and former Chief Editor of RIT Annual Magazines).
Saya U Ba Than provided many photos for use by the Project. He hosted the initial meeting for the Project and the penultimate meeting at his place (Winner Inn).
Saya U Thaw Kaung (former Chief Librarian of Rangoon University Central Library) provided access to Saya U Soe Paing and team to search the archives of Rangoon University and scan pertinent documents.
Saya U Soe Paing compiled material for the first two Sections of the book. He prepared a draft in English.
U Ohn Khine translated Section One of the book from Burmese into English. He wrote a summary of Section Two. His work was reviewed by Saya Des Rodgers and Saya U Soe Paing (who made revisions). U Ohn Khine and I compiled articles and photos for the CD Supplement of the book.
U Thant Zin and U Hla Win helped with the meetings and logistics.
U Myint Pe (M72, co-founder of Cartoon Box) also served as a member.
Daw Pyone Pyone Oo and team interviewed selected sayas and sayamas for the Project.
U Htay Maung (Editor at Myanmar Times) and his team provided Burmese Word Processing support for Saya U Aung Hla Tun.
U Thiha Latt was a saya at YTU. He was one of the core members of “Cartoon Box”. He helped with the printing/publication of the commemorative Swel Daw Yeik Magazine, Collection of RIT Cartoons, and HMEE-2012.
Monthly meetings are held to produce the revised version of HMEE-2012 book and to prepare material for topics not covered in HMEE-2012.