SMC 2014 Speaker - H.-S. Philip Wong, Stanford - Biography

H.S. Philip Wong
Professor of Electrical Engineering
Willard R. and Inez Kerr Bell Professor in the School of Engineering
Stanford University

H.-S. Philip Wong is the Willard R. and Inez Kerr Bell Professor in the School of Engineering at Stanford University. He joined Stanford University as Professor of Electrical Engineering in 2004, after a 16-year research career on semiconductor technology with the IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York, USA. At IBM, he held various positions from Research Staff Member to Manager and Senior Manager. He is a Fellow of the IEEE and was the General Chair of the International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) in 2007. He is the co-author (with Deji Akinwande) of the book “Carbon Nanotube and Graphene Device Physics,” Cambridge University Press, 2011. He received the B.Sc. (Hons.), M.S., and Ph.D. from the University of Hong Kong, Stony Brook University, and Lehigh University, respectively. His academic appointments include the Chair of Excellence of the French Nanosciences Foundation, Guest Professor of Peking University, Honorary Professor of the Institute of Microelectronics of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, Visiting Chair Professor of Nanoelectronics of the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, and the Honorary Doctorate degree from the Institut Polytechnique de Grenoble, France.