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physics professor , x-ray crystallographer

Hoong-Kun Fun, Malaysian physics professor, x-ray crystallographer. Fellow: Academy of Sciences Malaysia.

Background

Fun, Hoong-Kun was born on September 19, 1946 in Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia. Son of Kai Choon Fun and Choy Har Chaik.

Education

Bachelor of Science with 1st class honors, University Malaya, Pantai Valley, Selangor, Malaysia., 1969. Master of Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1971. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1974.

Career

Lecturer University Sains Malaysia, Georgetown, 1974—1988, associate professor, 1988—1997, professor crystallography, since 1997. Honorary professor Anhui University, China, since 1998. Advisory professor Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China, 1999.

Honorary professor Qingdao Institute Chemical Technology, China, 2000, Qingdao University of Science and Technology, China, since 2003.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Editor-in-chief Open Crystallography Journal, 2008-2010. Contributor more than 1800 articles to professional journals.

Membership

Fellow: Academy of Sciences Malaysia.

Connections

Married Phaik Choon Tan. Children: Yujjing, Ailyn.

father:
Kai Choon Fun

mother:
Choy Har Chaik

spouse:
Phaik Choon Tan

child:
Yujjing Fun

child:
Ailyn Fun