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physicist , researcher

Yew Kam Ho, Chinese physicist, researcher. Achievements include key research for development theoretical method of complex-coordinate rotation and its applications in atomic physics and positronic physics. Research grantee National Science Foundation, National Aeronautics and Space Administration, National Science Council, Taiwan, since 1993; recipient Excellence in Research award National Science Council, Taiwan, 1994-1995.

Background

Ho, Yew Kam was born on June 5, 1946 in Macau. Came to the United States, 1975. Son of Hung On and King Ho.

Education

Student, National Taiwan Normal University, Taipei, 1965. Bachelor of Science, Sir George Williams University, Montreal, Canada, 1969. Master of Science, University Western Ontario, London, 1971.

Doctor of Philosophy, University Western Ontario, 1975.

Career

Postdoctoral fellow National Aeronautics and Space Administration/Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, Maryland, 1975-1977. Assistant professor Wayne State University, Detroit, 1977-1980. Postdoctoral senior research fellow Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, 1980-1984, assistant professor research, 1984-1987, associate professor research, 1987-1993.

Research fellow Academia Sinica, Taipei, since 1993. Visiting scholar Academia Sinica, 1990-1991. Visiting scientist Institute Atomic and Molecular Physics Harvard University, 1997.

Achievements

  • Achievements include key research for development theoretical method of complex-coordinate rotation and its applications in atomic physics and positronic physics.

Membership

Fellow American Physical Society. Member International Conference on the Physics of Electronic and Atomic Collisions (general committee 1995-1999), Chinese Physical Society (Taipei).

Connections

Married Agnes, August 5, 1972. 1 child, Hubert C.

father:
Hung On

mother:
King Ho

spouse:
Agnes

child:
Hubert C. Ho