Yew-Min Tzeng, Chaoyang University of Technology, Taichung, Taiwan. Yew-Min Tzeng is a professor of biochemical sciences and technology at department of applied chemistry, Chaoyang University of Technology. He received his Ph.D. in November 1987 from University of Toronto, Canada. His research focuses on bioactive compounds of herbal medicine, fungus metabolites, peptide antibiotics, and fermentation, separation, purification & identification technologies. He has published 120 journal articles, and many conference presentations. Professor Tzeng received Canada Awards for Business Excellence - Invention Category, Bronze Trophy in 1987, the “Outstanding Scientific Achievement Award” from Eastern Canada Chinese Institute of Arts and Sciences in 1987, and the "YABEC Award” from Young Asian Biochemical Engineers’ Community in 2007. Professor Tzeng is the president of Biochemical Engineering Society of Taiwan (2010~2013). He is currently on the executive board of Asian Federation of Biotechnology (AFOB) and on the editorial board of many international journals.
Biography Updated on 4 September 2012