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physicist , researcher

Chin-Kun Hu, Chinese physicist, researcher. Recipient Wu-Sun-Lian Foundation prize, 1989, National Science Council Outstanding Research prize, 1985, 87, 89, 93; National Science Council grantee, since 1983. Fellow Physical Society Republic of China; member International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (commission statistical physics, secretary commission on statistical physics. 1996-2002, vice chairman since 2002), American Physical Society.

Background

Hu, Chin-Kun was born on June 25, 1948 in Taipei, Taiwan. Son of Hsin and Han-Hsiao (Jong) Hu.

Education

Bachelor, National Tsinghua (Taiwan) University, 1971. Master of Science, National Tsinghua (Taiwan) University, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy, National Tsinghua (Taiwan) University, 1976.

Career

Postdoctoral, University of California, San Diego, 1978-1979; research associate, U. Maine, Orono, 1979-1981; research associate, U. Toronto, Ontario., Canada, 1981-1983; visiting expert, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 1983-1984; research fellow, Academia Sinica, Taipei, since 1984. Consultant National Science Council, Taipei, 1988-1989. Visiting scholar Harvard University, 1991-1993.

Membership

Fellow Physical Society Republic of China. Member International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (commission statistical physics, secretary commission on statistical physics. 1996-2002, vice chairman since 2002), American Physical Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: reading, walking.

Connections

Married Ting-Ting Chi, January 22, 1978. Children: Shun-Yun, Shun-Jen.

father:
Hsin Hu

mother:
Han-Hsiao (Jong) Hu

spouse:
Ting-Ting Chi

child:
Shun-Jen Hu

child:
Shun-Yun Hu