Bio


Jun-Chau Chien received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from National Taiwan University in 2004 and 2006, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences from University of California, Berkeley, in 2015. He is currently a post-doctoral research associate at University of California, Berkeley. He has held industrial positions at InvenSense, Xilinx, and HMicro working on mixed-signal integrated circuits for inertial sensors and wireline/wireless transceivers. He is broadly interested in innovative biotechnology for point-of-care diagnostics and medical imaging with emphasis on silicon-based approaches.

Dr. Chien is the recipient of the 2006 Annual Best Thesis Award from Graduate Institute of Electronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, the 2007 International Solid-State Circuit Conference (ISSCC) Silkroad Award, the co-recipient of 2010 IEEE Jack Kilby Award for ISSCC Outstanding Student Paper, the 2014 Analog Devices Outstanding Design Award, the 2014 Microwave Theory and Techniques Society (MTT-S) Graduate Fellowship for Medical Applications, the 2014 Solid-State Circuit Society (SSCS) Predoctoral Achievement Award, and the 2014 UC Berkeley Outstanding Graduate Student Instructor Award.

Professional Education


  • Bachelor of Science, National Taiwan University (2004)
  • Master of Science, National Taiwan University (2006)
  • Doctor of Philosophy, University of California Berkeley (2015)

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