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Physics educator

Tien Tzou Tsong, Chinese physics educator. Fellow American Physical Society, Chinese Physical Society (president 1994); member Chinese Vacuum Society (president 1993-1994), Academia Sinica.

Background

Tsong, Tien Tzou was born on September 6, 1934 in Taichung, Taiwan. Son of Lin Kuei and Teh (Chen) Tsong.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Taiwan National Normal University, Taipei, 1959. Master of Science, Pennsylvania State University, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, Pennsylvania State University, 1966.

Career

Assistant professor Pennsylvania State University, University Park, 1969-1971, associate professor, 1971-1975, professor, 1975-1990, distinguished professor, 1990-1993. Director Institute Physics Academia Sinica, Taipei, since 1990, distinguished research fellow, since 1992.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society, Chinese Physical Society (president 1994). Member Chinese Vacuum Society (president 1993-1994), Academia Sinica.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, environmental issues.

Connections

Married Miaw Fan Lin, March 24, 1964. Children: Jing Jing, Lily Jane, Edith Lee.

father:
Lin Kuei Tsong

mother:
Teh (Chen) Tsong

spouse:
Miaw Fan Lin

child:
Jing Jing Tsong

child:
Lily Jane Tsong

child:
Edith Lee Tsong