Prof. Vincent Gwo-Bin LEE
Fellow of IEEE, FIEEE, FASME, FAIMBE, FRSC, FIET, FSTAM (ROC) and FCSME (ROC)
Associate Editor-in-Chief, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology
Director, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
Gwo-Bin LEE received his B.S. and M.S. degrees in Department of Mechanical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 1989 and 1991, respectively. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering from University of California, Los Angeles, USA in 1998. Dr. Gwo-Bin LEE is currently a Chair Professor in the Department of Power Mechanical Engineering at National Tsing Hua University. His research interests lie on nano-biotechnology, micro/nanofluidics and their biomedical applications. He is the directors of “MEMS Design and Microfabrication Lab” and “Microfluidic Biochips Lab”. Dr. LEE has been very active in the field of micro/nanofluidic systems, and has developed integrated micro/nano systems incorporated with nano/biotechnology for biomedical applications. He has developed several micro/nano-scale platforms for cell, protein, and DNA manipulation and detection. Dr. LEE has published over 272 SCI journal papers, 384 conference papers, and filed 147 patents (101 patents granted) in the past 19 years. His works have been highly cited (over 7200 times) with an H-index of 46 (ISI). In Google Scholar, citations of all Dr. LEE’s papers are 12000 times with an h-index of 60. He also published 8 book chapters. He has served as a technical or organizing committee member in many international conferences. He was General Co-chair of IEEE NEMS 2014, IEEE MEMS 2013, IEEE NANOMED 2013, and General chair of IEEE NEMS 2011. He has received several academic awards, including Dragon Thesis Award (2002), Distinguished Research Award from Engineering School of National Cheng Kung University (2002), Distinguished Young Engineer Award from Chinese Engineering Society (2003), K. T. Lee Research Award from K. T. Lee Foundation (2004), Distinguished Mechanical Engineer Award from Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (2004), Distinguished Young Electrical Engineer Award from Chinese Electrical Engineering Society (2005), Young People of the Year (2006), Distinguished Engineering Professor from Chinese Mechanical Engineering Society (2006), Engineering Professor Award from Southern Division of Chinese Engineering Society (2007), Excellent Research Award from National Science Council in Taiwan (2007, 2011, 2014), National Innovation Award (2008, 2010, 2012, 2013, 2016), Distinguished Engineering Professor Award from Chinese Engineering Society (2009), Distinguished Kuo-Ting LEE Researcher Award from Kuo-Ting LEE Foundation (2009), and Outstanding Inventor Award (2011). He is the Fellow of Society of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics and the Fellow of Chinese Society of Mechanical Engineering. He was an elected ASME Fellow in 2013, an elected RSC Fellow in 2014, elected IET Fellow in 2015, and elected IEEE Fellow in 2016. He has been invited in various conferences for plenary and keynote talks. Currently, he is joint Editor-in-chief of Micro and Nano Letters and editor of several journals, including Scientific Reports, IET Bionanotechnology, Micro and Nanosystem, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics and Recent Patents on Nanotechnology. He is also a member of advisory board in Lab on a chip journal. He was the chair of International Steering Committee of IEEE MEMS 2015.