Chang Gung University
Kwei-Shan, Taoyuan, Taiwan (Republic of China)
Dr. Tan is a Singaporean, and he received his Ph.D in Electrical Engineering from the University of Toronto in 1992. He has 10 years of working experiences in reliability in electronic industry before joining Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore as faculty member in 1996 till 2014. He joined Chang Gung University, Taiwan and set up a research Center on Reliability Sciences and Technologies in Taiwan and acts as Center Director. He has published 350+ International Journal and Conference papers, and giving 10+ keynote talks and 50+ invited talks in International Conferences and several tutorials in International Conferences. He holds 14 patents and 1 copyright on reliability software. He has written 4 books and 3 book chapters in the field of reliability. He is an Editor of Scientific Report, Nature Publishing Group, an Editor of IEEE Transaction on Materials and Devices Reliability, Series Editor of SpringerBrief in Reliability, and Associate editor of Microelectronic Reliability. He is a member of the advisory panel of Elsevier Publishing Group.
He is a senior member of IEEE and ASQ, Distinguish Lecturer of IEEE Electronic Device Society on reliability, Current Chair of IEEE Nanotechnology Chapter - Singapore Section, Fellow of Institute of Engineers, Singapore, and Fellow of Singapore Quality Institute. He is the General Chair of ANQ Congress 2014. He is a recipient of IEEE Region 10 Outstanding Volunteer Award in 2011. He is in the reviewer board of several International Journals. He is the first individual recipient of Ishikawa-Kano Quality Award in Singapore in 2014. He is active in providing consultation to multi-national corporations on reliability.
His research interests include reliability and failure physics modeling of electronic components and systems, finite element modeling of materials degradation, statistical modeling of engineering systems, nano-materials and devices reliability, and prognosis & health management of engineering system.
Tuesday, May 21
9:15 AM – 10:15 AM