Yung C. Liang is currently an tenure Associate Professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,National University of Singapore, Singapore. His research interests include power microelectronics, silicon microsystems, micro fuel cells and ferroelectric devices. He has more than 180 journal and conference publications in these areas.
Prof. Liang is a member of the Phi Tau Phi Honorary Society (Taiwan) and the Society of Industry Technology (Singapore). He served as the Chairman of the IEEE Singapore Section during 1998-1999. He was the founding Adcom Member for the IEEE International Conference on Power Electronics and Drive Systems (IEEE PEDS) in 1995 and the IEEE International Conference on Sustainable Energy Technologies (IEEE ICSET) in 2008. He was the recipient of the IEEE Third Millennium Medal in 2000 and the IEEE Singapore Section Distinguished Volunteer Award in 2009. He also received the Transactions Paper Prize from the IEEE Power Electronics Society for his work on high-frequency smart power synchronous rectifiers in 2000.
He currently serves as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics and the International Journal of Power Electronics.