Teh-Lu Liao is currently a Distinguished Professor and Department Chair in the Department of Engineering Science, National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, Taiwan. He received the B.S. degree with the highest honor from the Department of Engineering Science, NCKU in 1982, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees with the highest honor from the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University in 1984 and 1991, respectively. He joined the Department of Engineering Science, NCKU, Taiwan, as an Associate Professor in 1991 and was promoted to a full-Professor in 1999. His research interests include control theory, chaos communication systems, digital signal processing, network controlled systems, system biology, and quantum control. He is a recipient of numerous Research Awards from National Science Council, Taiwan, NCKU, and other professional groups in Taiwan. He has authored or coauthored over 100 SCI journal papers in the areas of control systems, mathematics, communications, and physics. He served as a Director of the Research and Service Headquarters, NCKU, from 2007 to 2009, to assist the research of Tainan Technology Industrial Park and Southern Taiwan Science Park (STSP), promoting the technological development capacity of southern Taiwan industry. He served as a Director of the Center for Industrial Elite Training & Convention Management, National Cheng Kung University, from 2009 to 2011, in assisting NCKU and STSP units to host conferences at international and domestic scale with professional services. He is serving as Editor-in-Chief of International Journal of Control theory and Applications, from 2007 to present, and as Associate Editor of Wiley’s Asian Journal of Control from 2010 to present. Professor Liao is a member of the IEEE.
Biography Updated on 19 April 2011