Professor Chee Yee Kwok

Deputy Head of School and Head of Microsystems 

 

Telephone:    +61 2 9385 5300

Fascimile:     +61 2 9385 5993

Email:             cy.kwok@unsw.edu.au

Room:             751, Hilmer (E10)

 

Research Gateway

Qualifications

  • BSc, Physics, The University of New South Wales, 1971
  • BE (Hons. 1), Electrical Engineering, The University of New South Wales, 1973
  • PhD, Electrical Engineering, The University of New South Wales, 1978

Membership of Professional Societies

  • The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Member

Employment

  • The University of New South Wales,Professor, 2001- Present
  • The University of New South Wales, Associate Professor, 1998 - 2000
  • The University of New South Wales, Senior Lecturer, 1988 -1997
  • National University of Singapore, Senior Lecturer, 1984 -1988
  • National University of Singapore, Lecturer, 1982 -1984
  • The University of New South Wales, Project Scientist, 1980 -1982
  • AWA Microelectronics, Engineer, 1978 -1980

Research Interests

Microsystems/MEMS (MicroElectroMechanical Systems)

  • MEMS based optical interconnects for System In a Package
  • MOEMS (MicroOptoElectroMechanical Systems): integrated optical cross-switches
  • MEMS based VLSI chip cooling-module using dual synthetic jets
  • Out-of-plane microactuators
  • Application of micromachining technology to microsensors and microactuators
  • Inertial and angular sensors: capacitive, optical, magnetic
  • Flowsensors: thermocapactive
  • BioMEMS: neural stimulators

Analog integrated circuit design

  • Low power/low voltage CMOS analog design
  • Analog design with floating-gate CMOS devices

Insulating thin films/non-volatile memory

  • Electrical properties of SiO2 films, trap generation and charge trapping studies, Fowler-Nordhiem tunnelling
  • EEPROM programming studies and long term reliability