Biography - Kang L. Wang, UCLA


Kang Wang, Distinguished Professor and Raytheon Chair in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Department, UCLA

Kang L. Wang received the B.S.E.E. from the National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, in 1964. He earned both the M.S.E.E. and the Ph.D. in electrical engineering from M.I.T., in 1966 and 1970, respectively. He has been an IEEE Fellow since 1992.  Professor Wang has been with the Electrical Engineering Department at UCLA since 1979. He was Chair of the department from 1993 to 1996. He is a Fellow of the IEEE, and a member of the American Physical Society, the Materials Research Society, the Eta Kappa Nu Society, the Sigma Xi Society and the Phi Tau Phi Honor Society. He has chaired many international conferences and symposia. He also serves as Editor-in-Chief of IEEE TNANO, Editors of Artech House and other publications.  Professor Wang is the recipient of numerous awards and recognitions, and the author of several books.