T. Paul Chow, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
Professor T. Paul Chow received his PhD in Electrical Engineering from the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), USA, in 1982. He was a member of the technical staff at GE Corporate Research and Development from 1977 to 1989. Since 1989, he has been with RPI, where he is now professor of the Electrical, Computer and Systems Engineering Department. He has been working in the power semiconductor device area since 1982. His present research activities include high voltage silicon, GaAs and wide (particularly SiC and GaN) and ultra-wide (diamond and AlN) bandgap semiconductor power devices and ICs. He has published over 150 papers in scientific journals, has contributed eight chapters in technical textbooks, and has procured over fifteen patents. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE).