Tak Sing Wong

Tak Sing Wong


Dr. Tak-Sing Wong is currently a professor at Penn State University. His current website can be found here.

Dr. Tak-Sing Wong is currently the Croucher Foundation Postdoctoral Fellow at Wyss Institute at Harvard University. He received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of California, Los Angeles in June 2009, following his B.Eng. degree specializing in robotics and manufacturing technologies from The Chinese University of Hong Kong in 2003. His current research interests include surface wetting phenomena, micro/nanomanufacturing, as well as bio-inspired technologies with applications in materials science, energy, and medicine. For more information, please visit my webpage here.

Awards and honors

2010 - 2012: Croucher Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship

2010: Elected member, Sigma Xi

2007 - 2009: Intel Foundation Ph.D. Fellowship

2008: Full Scholarship, Santa Fe Complex Systems Summer School

2007: Invited participant, INTEL Ph.D. Fellowship Forum 2007, Hillsboro, Oregon, USA

2003: 2nd Prize, Best Student Paper, IEEE Region 10 (Asia-Pacific) Student Paper Contest

2003: Best Poster Paper Award, IEEE 3rd Annual International Conference on Nanotechnology, San Francisco, USA

2003: 1st Prize, Best Student Paper, IEEE (Hong Kong) Student Paper Contest

2003: 1st Prize, Best Paper on Materials, Hong Kong Institute of Engineers, Material Division

2001: Lucent Global Science Scholar Award

2001: Invited Participant, Lucent Global Science Scholars’ Summit 2001, Bell Labs, Murray Hill, New Jersey, USA

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