Professor Huang-Jen Chiu
Huang-Jen Chiu is currently a Distinguished Professor, Dean of Research and Development Office at National Taiwan University of Science and Technology. His research interests include high efficiency/ high power density bidirectional DC/DC converters, PFC topologies, PV inverters, and DSP control in renewable energy applications. His work brought him several distinctive awards including the Young Researcher Award in 2004 from the Ministry of Science and Technology, Taiwan, the Outstanding Teaching Award in 2009 and 2017, the Excellent Research Award in 2009 and 2011 from the NTUST, the Y. Z. Hsu Scientific Paper Award in 2010, the Excellent Industry-academia collaboration Award in 2015, and 2017, Google Little Box Academic Awards and the 2018 IEEE Empower a Billion Lives (EBL) Pacific Asia Regional Award. His student teams won the grand prize of the IEEE International Future Energy Challenge (IFEC) in 2013 and 2015, respectively.