Yang-Fang Chen

Professor of Department of Physics

National Taiwan University

Taipei, Taiwan




B. S. in Physics, National Tsin-Hua University, Taiwan                  
Ph.D. in Physics, Purdue University, USA  



Career Experience


Professor at National Taiwan University, Department of Physics.                   
Associate Professor at National Taiwan University, Department of Physics.          
Post Doctoral Member of Division of Applied Science at Harvard University, USA      




Honors and Awards:

  1. Outstanding research award of National Science Council of Republic of China. (1997-1998, 1995-1996, 1994-1995)
  2. Distinguished research fellow of National Science Council of Republic of China. (1998-2004)
  3. Guest Editor of Journal of Chemistry and Physics of Solids. (2000-2001)
  4. National Lecture Chair of Ministry of Education of Republic of China. (2001)
  5. Outstanding teacher award. (2001, 2003, 2005)
  6. Chair professor of National Taiwan University. (2006-2018)
  7. TSMC research award. (first prize, 2007)
  8. Lam outstanding research award. (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013)
  9. Academician of Asia Pacific Academy of Materials. (2013)
  10. Referee for International Journal¡GPhysical Review Letters, Physical Review, Journal of Chemistry and Physics, IEEE Electronic Devices Letters, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Applied Physics, Journal of Electrochemical Society, Journal of Crystal Growth, Nature Communication, Advanced Materials¡Ketc.
  11. Member of Editorial Board for International Journal¡GScientific Reports, Journal of Lasers Optics and Photonics, and The Scientific Pages of Robotics.
  12. International Advisory Committee¡GInternational Symposium on Blue Laser and Light Emitting Diodes

Patents Right:

  1. Y.F. Chen, Crystalline SiCN with a direct optical band gap of 3.8eV, U.S. patent 5935705 (1999)
  2. Y.F. Chen, A new wide-band gap semiconductor: SiCN, ROC patent 451499 (2001)
  3. W.F. Su, Y.F. Chen, M.C. Wu, C.M. Chuang, and Y.C. Huang, ¡§Nanolithography made from dual function water base magnetic LSMO resist,¡¨ Taiwan Patent (2006)
  4. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Electrode structure and solar cell applying the same¡¨, Taiwan Patent: TWM361106 (2009)
  5. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Electrode structure and solar cell applying the same¡¨ Japan patent: JP3154145 (2009)
  6. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Positive and negative dual function magnetic resist lithography¡¨, US patent¡GUS7598022, (2009)
  7. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Electrode structures for solar cells¡¨, Taiwan patent: TWM387372(2010)
  8. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Solar cells and their electrode structures¡¨, Taiwan patent: TWM393802(2010)
  9. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Solar cells and their rear side electrode structures¡¨, Taiwan patent (2010)
  10. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Electrode structures of double printing for solar cells¡¨, China patent (2010)
  11. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Solar Cell Having Scatter On Grid ¡¨, Taiwan patent: TWM400097(2011)
  12. Y.F. Chen, ¡§Photovoltaic Device and Backside Electrode Structure Therefore¡¨, Taiwan patent: TWM396489(2011)