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academic administrator , Engineering educator

Yan Kuin Su, Chinese electrical engineering educator, academic administrator. Achievements include research on long wavelength International Rectifier detectors and lasers, electroluminescent display, high speed devices. Outstanding Research Professor fellow National Science Council, 1987-1992, Best Teacher Professor fellow Ministry Education, 1992.

Background

Su, Yan Kuin was born on August 23, 1948 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Wan Gain and Lien Jin (Huang) Su.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1971. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1973. Doctor of Philosophy in Electrical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan, 1979.

Career

Research scholar University Southern California, Los Angeles, 1979-1980. Director laboratories department electrical engineering National Cheng Kung University, 1980-1986, professor, since 1983, chairman department, 1980-1993, associate dean College Engineering, since 1993. Member technical staff American Telephone & Telegraph Company Bell Laboratories, Holmdel, New Jersey, 1986-1987.

Director Engineering Promotion Center, National Science Council, Taipei, 1987-1989. Visiting professor University Stuttgart, Germany, 1992. Adjunct professor State University of New York, Binghamton, 1992.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research on long wavelength International Rectifier detectors and lasers, electroluminescent display, high speed devices.

Membership

Second lieutenant Chinese Army, 1973-1975. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior ), Electrochemical Society, Optical Society of America, Material Research Society, Society Photo-Optical Instrumentation Engineers, Phi Tau Phi (honorary).

Connections

Married Shin Chi Wang, December 5, 1975. Children: Ya Li, UY Yunn, Bor Hau.

father:
Wan Gain Su

mother:
Lien Jin (Huang) Su

spouse:
Shin Chi Wang

child:
Ya Li Su

child:
UY Yunn Su

child:
Bor Hau Su