Chuan-Chou Hwang was born in Tainan, Taiwan, in 1965. He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the National Central University, Taoyuan County, Taiwan, the M.S. degree in electrical engineering from the Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, USA, and the Ph.D. degree in electronics from the National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, Taiwan. He was a Senior Manager of IC designer in Cypress Semiconductor Inc. He was a Director of Product Engineering in Alchip Technology from 2003 to 2007, and he was a Senior Director of Product/Production Engineering in Enable Semiconductor from 2007 to 2008. He was responsible for products development, engineering solution review, and production. He worked with several partners including SONY Inc., Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (tsmc), University of Tokyo, Advanced Semiconductor Engineering (ASE), and Siliconware Precision Industries Co., Ltd. (SPIL). He took part in the design/production for CPU of SONY PSP and GRAPE-6 chip for University of Tokyo. GRAPE-6 is used in Massively-Parallel Special-Purpose Computer for Astrophysical Particle Simulations. He taught at the Department of Electronic Engineering, Ming Chi University of Technology, New Taipei City, Taiwan, now. His research interests are in the areas of memory devices, sensors materials and devices, electronic materials and devices, and science education.
Biography Updated on 17 November 2013