Wen-Hsiang Hsieh works as a Professor at the Department of Automation Engineering, National Formosa University (NFU), Taiwan. He serves as the Director of the Laboratory for Creative Mechanisms at NFU. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in mechanical engineering from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, in 1998 and 1991, respectively. He obtained his B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taiwan, in 1989. Since 1991, he has been working at NFU, Yunlin, Taiwan. He was promoted to the position of an Associate Professor and a Professor in 1999 and 2007, respectively. He authored nine Chinese patents, two books, and more than 90 papers in major journals and international conferences. His current research interests include variable speed system, creative mechanism design, bionic mechanisms, precision machinery, and motion design and control. He currently serves as a Regional Editor for recent patents on mechanical engineering (EI). He also served as a Reviewer of many international journals such as Mechanism and Machine Theory (SCI), Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science (SCI), International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology (SCI), and European Journal of Mechanics (SCI). In addition, he is involved in the organizing tasks of many international conferences, such as ICAM 2005 as a Technical Chairman, Automation 2007 as a Program Cochairman, ICCTD 2010, and ICMSC 2010.
Biography Updated on 20 November 2013