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engineering , consultant , researcher , science educator

Der-Tsai Lee, Chinese engineering educator. Achievements include copyright for Geosheet: A Distributed Visualization Tool for Geometrics Algorithms; patent pending on nonlinear muscle-like controller; patents in field. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association Computing Machinery; member Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics.

Background

Lee, Der-Tsai was born on April 5, 1949 in Taipei, Taiwan.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1971. Master of Science in Computer Science, University Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Computer Science, University Illinois Urbana-Champaign, 1978.

Career

Assistant professor department electrical engineering and computer science Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, 1978-1981, associate professor, 1981-1986, professor, 1986—1996, professor department electrical and computer engineering, 1996—1999. Distinguished research fellow, director Institute Information Science Academia Sinica, since 1998, distinguished research fellow Genomics Research Center, since 2004. Professor department computer science and information engineering National Taiwan University, since 2000.

Consultant International Business Machines Corporation, Yorktown Heights, New York, 1982, United States Department of Agriculture, New Orleans, 1985-1989. Visiting research professor Institute Information Science, Academia Sinica, Taipei, 1984-1985. Adjunct professor department electrical engineering and computer science National Taiwan University, 1984-1985.

Progressive director National Science Foundation, Washington, 1989-1990. Adjunct professor department electrical and computer engineering Northwestern University, since 1999.

Achievements

  • Achievements include copyright for Geosheet: A Distributed Visualization Tool for Geometrics Algorithms. Patent pending on nonlinear muscle-like controller. Patents in field.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Association for Computing Machinery. Member Society Industrial and Applied Mathematics.