Franklin Laureate Database
Leroy L. Chang
University Professor, and Vice-President for Academic Affairs
The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Citation: For applications of semiconductor P.
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.