I came over to the United States as an international student from Hong Kong when it was still a British Crown Colony. I received all my college and postgraduate degrees from the U.S., including a Ph.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I spent three years at the University of California-Santa Barbara before joining Poly in 1982.
University of Wisconsin 1979
Doctor of Philosophy,
From: June 1996 to August 1996
Bell Communication Research
I was involved with computation studies of photonic bandgap crystals.
Jet Propulsion Laboratory
I was involved with optimization problems related to infrared detector design.
From: June 2003 to August 2003
My work related to light-emitting diodes involves collaborators in universities and industries in Taiwan.
Work on infrared detectors grew from collaborative work with the Army Research Laboratory in Maryland.
Treatment planning in Gamma-Knife and brachytherapies are new projects witht the Cancer Center at the NYU Medical Center.