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electrical engineering educator

Tsen-Chung Cheng, Chinese electrical engineering educator. Recipient Outstanding Electrical Engineering faculty award University Southern California, 1976, Engineering Service award University Southern California, 1981. Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (relay committee award 1986, Best Paper award 1988), Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.

Background

Cheng, Tsen-Chung was born on December 24, 1944 in Shanghai, Peoples Republic of China. Son of Yik Yu and Shun Lan (Tsui) Cheng.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1969;Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1970;Doctor of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1974.

Career

Assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1974-1980;associate professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1980-1984;Lloyd F. Hunt professor, director electric power program, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, since 1984. President T.C. Cheng Doctor of Science Inc., San Marino, California, since 1981. Consultant Los Angeles Department Water and Power, since 1984, Southern California Edison Company, since 1982, Pacific Gas & Electric Company, San Francisco, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Patentee in field. Author over 120 publications.

Membership

Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (relay committee award 1986, Best Paper award 1988), Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Tau Beta Pi.

Connections

Married Doris Tin Gen Lee, August 25, 1974. 1 child, Jason.

father:
Yik Yu Cheng

mother:
Shun Lan (Tsui) Cheng

spouse:
Doris Tin Gen Lee

child:
Jason Cheng