Yung-Kang Shen received his Ph.D. degree from the National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1995. He has been an Associate Professor of the School of Dental Technology at Taipei Medical University (TMU) since 2007. He was an Acting Chairman of the School of Dental Technology of TMU, the Director of Bio-Medical Nano/Micro Forming Lab of TMU, the Researcher of Sleep Research Center and Nano Tissue Engineering and Image Research Center of Taipei Medical University Hospital (TMUH), the Researcher of the Department of Otolaryngology of Taiwan Adventist Hospital (TAH), and the Member of the Council of SME Taipei Chapter. He is a Visiting Professor of Changchun University of Science and Technology (China) since 2012. His research includes biomedical nano/micro forming technology, medical bionics design and manufacturing, mold manufacturing, anodic aluminum oxide, scaffold fabrication for cell culture and animal test, and computer-aided design, engineering, and manufacturing. Now, he has published more than 40 journal papers and 60 conference papers. Professor Shen was awarded the Best Paper Award for the 3rd International Forum on Systems and Mechatronics in Singapore in 2010. He was also awarded the First Prize in Poster Presentation Award for the 2nd Research Week-International Symposium 2012 of COM on Dental Technology, Oral Health Care and Biomedical Device in Taipei in 2012.
Biography Updated on 27 January 2013