Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1955. Master of Science, University Vermont, 1959. Doctor of Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, 1962.
Research associate, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, 1962-1963; member technical staff, Bell laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, 1963-1964; assistant professor, Carnegie-Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1964-1968; associate professor, Carnegie-Mellon U., Pittsburgh, 1968-1974; professor electrical and computer engineering, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1974; acting department chairman, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, 1988-1991; department chairman, U. Miami, Coral Gables, Florida, since 1991. Senior postdoctoral research associate NAS, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, Goddard Space Flight Center, Maryland., 1972-1973.
(Book by Young, Tzay Y., Calvert, Thomas W.)
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (associate editor transactions Computers 1974-1976. Editorial board transactions Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence 1979-1984, advisory board 1984-1990). Member Sigma Xi, Eta Kappa Nu, Omicron Delta Kappa.
Married Lily Liu, December 27, 1965. Children: Debbie Chia-Pei, Arthur Chia-Kai.