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logistics engineer

Wen Lea Pearn, Chinese logistics engineer. Recipient University Research award California State University, 1986, Excellent Research award National Science Council China, 1992, Performance award American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell Labs, Distinguished Research award National Science Council, Taiwan, Republic of China, 2003, Thomas L. Satty prize, 2004, Distinguished Research award National Chiao Tung University, 2005.


Pearn, Wen Lea was born on December 4, 1954 in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Son of Trun Lin and Yeh Chiao (Hu) Pearn.


Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan Normal University, 1977. Master of Science, University Maryland, 1981. Doctor of Philosophy, University Maryland, 1984.


Assistant research fellow National Taiwan Normal University, 1977-1979. Assistant professor operations research and statistics California State University, Fresno, 1984-1988. Member technical staff, system/quality engineer American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1988-1991.

Professor operations research and quality management National Chiao Tung University, Hsinchu, since 1991. Consultant Bopro Ent. Corporation, 1991-1998, Mardeck Ent.

Corporation, 1996-1999.


  • Achievements include research on solving the generalizations of the well-known Chinese Post Problem. Development of theory and technologies in process capability analysis. Network optimization, process capability analysis, quality engineering, applied statistics, semiconductor manufacturing scheduling.

    Development of Cpmk the most useful capability index todate for processes with two-sided specification limits.


Member Society Logistics Engineers, Quality Management Society, Operations Research Society of America.


Trun Lin Pearn

Yeh Chiao (Hu) Pearn