Dr. Shoou-Jinn Chang was born in Taipei, Taiwan on January 17, 1961. He received the B.S. degree from the National Cheng Kung University (NCKU), Tainan, Taiwan in 1983, the M.S. degree from the State University of New York, Stony Brook in 1985 and the Ph.D. degree from the University of California, Los Angeles in 1989, all in electrical engineering. From 1989 to 1992, he was a Research Scientist at Nippon Telegraph and Telephone (NTT) Basic Research Laboratories, Musashino, Japan. He joined the Department of Electrical Engineering, NCKU in 1992 as an Associate Professor, where he was promoted to Full Professor in 1998. He is currently the Deputy Director of the Advanced Optoelectronic Technology Center, NCKU. He was a Royal Society Visiting Scholar with the University of Wales, Swansea, UK from January 1999 to March 1999, a Visiting Scholar with the Research Center for Advanced Science and Technology, University of Tokyo, Japan from July 1999 to February 2000, a Visiting Scholar with the Institute of Microstructural Science, National Research Council, Canada from August 2001 to September 2001, a Visiting Scholar with the Institute of Physics, Stuttgart University, Germany from August 2002 to September 2002, and a Visiting Scholar with the Faculty of Engineering, Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan from July 2005 to September 2005. He is also an honorary professor of the Changchun University of Science.
Biography Updated on 13 May 2013