Shin-Tson Wu

Shin-Tson Wu began his studies at National Taiwan University, earning his Bachelor of Science degree in Physics. He completed PhD studies at the University of Southern California, working in Laser Physics.

Wu came to the University of Central Florida in 2001 and is now the Pegasus Professor of Optics and Photonics. Before this, he worked at the Hughes Research Laboratories in Malibu, California, USA.

Wu is an accomplished writer, having co-authored seven books, 530 journal articles, and has obtained 87 patents.

He is a charter fellow of the National Academy of Inventors and a Fellow of the Society, IEEE, SID, and SPIE; a member of the Florida Inventors Hall of Fame; and has received awards such as the Esther Hoffman Beller Medal, Slottow-Owaki Prize, the Joseph Fraunhofer Award/Robert Burley Prize, the G. G. Stokes Award, and the Jan Rajchman Prize.



Document Created: 3 Feb 2020
Last Updated: 17 Sep 2021