Shuzi Hayase, PhD
Graduate School of Life Science and Systems Engineering
Department of Biological Functions Engineering
Kyushu Institute of Technology, Japan
Prof. Hayase was graduated from Osaka University in 1978 and received Ph.D from Osaka University in 1983. He joined R&D Center in Toshiba from 1978 to 2000, during which the author was engaged in development of ULSI lithography, solar cells, direct methanol fuel cells, and polysilane. He joined polysilane research in Robert West group of Wisconsin University (US) from 1988 to 1990. He is a professor of Kyushu Institute of Technology (National Institute) since 2001. Since 2009 he is a Supervisor of PRESTO project (Japan Science and Technology Agency (JST), “Photoenergy conversion systems and materials for the next generation solar cells“ project). From 2012 to 2016, he was a dean of graduate school of life science and systems engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology. His research interest is printable solar cells. Since 2016 He is Executive Director, vice-President of Kyushu Institute of Technology, and Director of Organization for Promotion of Research and Innovation.
Ching-Ting Lee, PhD
Chair Professor & Vice President
Department of Electrical Engineering
Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Ching-Ting Lee was born in Taoyuan, Taiwan. He received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in the Electrical Engineering Department of the National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan, in 1972 and 1974, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Electrical Engineering Department from the Carnegie-Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, in 1982. He worked at Chung Shan Institute of Science and Technology, before he joined the Institute of Optical Sciences, National Central University, Chung-Li, Taiwan, as a professor in 1990. He joined on National Cheng Kung University as the Dean of the College of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from 2003 to 2009, the honor chair professor of the National Cheng Kung University from 2018 and now is the Vice president of Yuan Ze University. Among the awards and honors, he has received are the Fellow of IEEE, the Fellow of IET, the Fellow of TVS, Fellow of Asia-Pacific Academy of Materials, the Outstanding Research Professor Fellowship from the Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) (3 times), the Distinguish Service Award from the Institute of Electrical Engineering Society, the Optical Engineering Medal from the Optical Engineering Society, the Distinguish Electrical Engineering Professor Award from the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering Society, the Distinguish Engineering Professor Award from the Chinese Institute of Engineers, the Excellent Research Award of Technology Transfer and Cooperation between Industry and University from the National Cheng Kung University, the Yu-Ziang Hsu Scientific Chair Professor from the Far Eastern Science and Technology Memorial Foundation, and The Kwoh-Ting Li Honorary Scholar Award from the National Cheng Kung University. He is the chair professor of the National Cheng Kung University, National United University, Da-Yeh University and Yuan Ze University. His current research interests include nano materials and devices, light emission of Si nanoclusters, solar cells, GaN-based light-emitting diodes, GaN-based field effect transistors. His research activities have also investigated material oxide material and devices, III-V semiconductor lasers, photodetectors and high-speed electronic devices, and their associated integration for electrooptical integrated circuits.