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physics professor

Herng Yao, Chinese physics professor. Achievements include research in CP violation in particle physics. Recipient Research award, National Science Council, 1991-1993. Captain Chinese Nationalist Party, Taipei, 1990—1995; Member of Chinese Physics Teaching Association.

Background

Yao, Herng was born on July 31, 1954 in Mai-lea, Taiwan. Son of Gee-shin Yao and Ger-lin Wang.

Education

Master of Science in Physics, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, University California, Irvine, 1987. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, University California, Irvine, 1988.

Career

Associate professor, department physics National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, 1990—1994, professor, department physics, since 1994. Visiting professor Lawrance-Berkeley National Lab, 1994—1995. Director Han-lin Public, Tainan, Taiwan, since 2003.

Sub-Lieutenant Taiwan Army, 1979-1981.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in CP violation in particle physics.

Membership

Captain Chinese Nationalist Party, Taipei, 1990—1995. Member of Chinese Physics Teaching Association.

Connections

Married Gen Hsu, February 1, 2000. 1 child Ernest.

father:
Gee-shin Yao

mother:
Ger-lin Wang

spouse:
Gen Hsu

child:
Ernest Yao