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physicist , researcher

Yang-Fang Chen, Chinese, American physicist, researcher. Corporal Chinese Air Force, 1976-1978. Member Physical Society Republic China (editor in chief 1989-1990, executive councillors since 1991, editor 1991-1997, editor-in-chief since 1998, president 1997), American Physical Society, National Science Council Republic of China (editor newsletter since 1991, project coordinator since 1992, Outstanding Research award 1990-1993, 97-98).

Background

Chen, Yang-Fang was born on July 2, 1953 in Tainan, Taiwan. Son of Shang and I-chu (Lin) Chen.

Education

Bachelor of Science, National Tsing-Hua University, Hsin-Chu, Taiwan, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, Purdue University, 1984.

Career

Research assistant Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, 1981-1984. Research associate Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1985-1986. Associate professor National Taiwan University, Taipei, 1986-1991, professor, since 1991.

Membership

Corporal Chinese Air Force, 1976-1978. Member Physical Society Republic China (editor in chief 1989-1990, executive councillors since 1991, editor 1991-1997, editor-in-chief since 1998, president 1997), American Physical Society, National Science Council Republic of China (editor newsletter since 1991, project coordinator since 1992, Outstanding Research award 1990-1993, 97-98).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Ping pong/table tennis, bridge.

Connections

Married Ih-Ling Chen, January 26, 1974. Children: I-Ying, Ji-Pei.

father:
Shang Chen

mother:
I-chu (Lin) Chen

spouse:
Ih-Ling Chen

child:
I-Ying Chen

child:
Ji-Pei Chen