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Richard Shue-Tak Yu

biochemist , educator , consultant

Richard Shue-Tak Yu, Australian biochemist, consultant, educator. Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, New York Academy of Sciences, Controlled Release Society.

Background

Yu, Richard Shue-Tak was born on June 27, 1943 in Quangzhou, Quangdong, China. Arrived in Australia, 1962. Son of Chin and Kit-Yee (Chan) Yu.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1966. Master of Science, Monash University, Melbourne, Australia, 1968. Doctor of Philosophy, Australian National University, Canberrra, 1972.

DEd, University Melbourne, 1998. Doctor of Philosophy, University Melbourne, 2000.

Career

Alexander von Humboldt fellow Max-Planck Institute Molecular Genetics, Berlin, 1972, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation postdoctoral fellow, 1973. Research fellow, senior research fellow Australian National University, Canberra, 1974-1980. Section leader, principal scientist Food Research Institute, Melbourne, 1980-1989.

Chief scientist Drug Implant Technology Daratech Party Ltd., 1990-1994. Managing director Bonaphyte Products Party Ltd., since 1995. Director Bonaphyte Products Party Ltd., 1985-1990.

Visiting professor Northeast Agricultural University, Harbin, China, 1988, Nanking (China) Agricultural University, 1993.

Works

  • Patentee in field. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member American Association for the Advancement of Science, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, New York Academy of Sciences, Controlled Release Society.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Cooking, enjoying fine food, walking, movies, reading.

Connections

Married Miu-Ling Lui, August 1, 1967. Children: Rosebud, Maisie, Fleur.

father:
Chin Yu

mother:
Kit-Yee (Chan) Yu

spouse:
Miu-Ling Lui

children:
Rosebud Yu

Maisie Yu

Fleur Yu