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Leroy L. Chang

University Professor, and Vice-President for Academic Affairs

The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Year: 1993

Subject: Physics

Award: Ballantine

Citation: For applications of semiconductor P.

Biographical Information

Leroy L. Chang earned his B.Sc. degree at National Taiwan University, his M.Sc. at the University of South Carolina, and his Ph.D. at Stanford University.

Dr. Chang's primary research interests focus on semiconductor physics; materials and devices; low dimensional electron systems; and quantum- and nano-structures. Dr. Chang joined the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology as Dean of the School of Science in 1993, and he is presently the Vice-President for Academic Affairs, and Professor of Physics and Electrical and Electronic Engineering. He is a member of National Academy of Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, the Academia Sinica, and the Hong Kong Academy of Engineering Sciences. He is also a fellow of the American Physical Society and the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering.