Sao-Jie Chen (陳少傑) received the B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from the National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, ROC, in 1977 and 1982 respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electrical engineering from the Southern Methodist University, Dallas, USA, in 1988.
Since 1982, he has been a member of the faculty in the Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, where he is currently an adjunct professor. During the fall of 1999, he was a visiting professor in the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of California, San Diego, USA. During the fall of 2003, he held an academic visitor position in the Department of System Level Design, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, USA. He obtained the “Outstanding Electrical Engineering Professor Award” by the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering in December 2003 to recognize his excellent contributions to EE education. During the Fall Semesters of 2004 to 2009 and Spring Semesters of 2012 to 2014, he has been a visiting professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, USA. He has served as an International Adjunct Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, during the Spring Semesters of 2010 and 2011 and a visiting professor during the Springs of 2015 and 2016. His current research interests include: System-on-Chip (SoC) hardware/software co-design, Network-on-Chip (NoC) design, and RF IC design.
Dr. Chen is a member of the Chinese Institute of Engineers, the Chinese Institute of Electrical Engineering, the Institute of Taiwanese IC Design, and a senior member of the IEEE Circuits and Systems.