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educator , Plant biotechnologist

Wen Huei Chen, Chinese Plant biotechnologist, educator. Achievements include patents for automatic control of greenhouse environment, for nutriculture box for growing vegetables and flowers. Recipient Research award Agricultural Association China, 1987-1988, National Science Council, Taiwan, 1973-1976, 80-83.

Background

Chen, Wen Huei was born on March 5, 1944 in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Normal University Taipei, Taiwan, 1968. Master of Science, National Taiwan University Taipei, Taiwan, 1971. Master of Philosophy, University Leicester, England, 1979.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Nottingham, England, 1987.

Career

Teaching assistant department biology National Normal University Taipei, 1967-1968. Plant breeder department cane breeding Taiwan Sugar Research Institute, 1971-1988, plant biotechnologist department horticulture, 1988-1989, head department horticulture, 1990-2000. Deputy director agri-business department, since 2001.

Professor department biology National National Cheng-Kung University University Tainan, Taiwan, since 1998. Advisor Orchid Society Republic of China, since 1991. Member Research and Development appraisal committee Taiwan Banana Research institute, since 1994.

Judge 14th World Orchid Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, 1993, International Orchid Show Taiwan, 1993-1994. Judge captain 15th World Orchid Conference, Rio de Janeiro, 1996.

Achievements

  • Achievements include patents for automatic control of greenhouse environment, for nutriculture box for growing vegetables and flowers.

Membership

Advisor Tian Shin Charitable Institute, Taiwan, since 1993. Member Biological Society China, Chinese Bio-chemical Society, International Association Plant Tissue Culture (national correspondent since 1994), International Society Plant Molecular Biology.

Connections

Married Su-Chu Chiang, December 29, 1970. Children: Yi-Kai, Yi-Ching, Yi-Shiu.

spouse:
Su-Chu Chiang

child:
Yi-Kai Chen

child:
Yi-Shiu Chen

child:
Yi-Ching Chen