C. M. Liaw was born in Taichung, Taiwan, on June 19, 1951. He received the B.S. degree in electronic engineering from Tamkang College of Arts and Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan, in 1979, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan, in 1981 and 1988, respectively. In 1988, he joined the faculty of National Tsing Hua University as an Associate Professor in electrical engineering. Since 1993, he has been a Professor at the Department of Electrical Engineering. His areas of research interest are power electronics, motor drive, and electric machine control. Dr. Liaw is a Life Member of the CIEE, a Member of the IEEE, an Editor of International Journal of Electrical Engineering, and an Editorial Board Member of IET Power Electronics.
Biography Updated on 17 January 2011