C. K. Michael Tse

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

The Little Prince

Short Biography

Michael Tse graduated from the University of Melbourne, Australia, with the Bang and PhD degrees in 1988 and 1991, respectively. His presently Chair Professor at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, with which he served as Head of the Department of Electronic and Information Engineering from 2005 to 2012. He was awarded a number of research and industry awards, including Prize Paper Awards by IEEE Transaction On Power Electronics in 2001 and 2015, two Gold Medals at the International Inventions Exhibition in Geneva in 2009 and 2013, and a number of recognitions by the academic and research communities, including honorary professorship by several Chinese and Australian universities, Chang Jiang Scholar Chair Professorship, IEEE Distinguished Lectureship, Distinguished Research Fellowship by the University of Calgary, and the Gledden Fellowship. Dr. Tse serves and has served as Editor-in-Chief for the IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems II, IEEE Circuits and Systems Magazine, Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Circuits and Systems Society Newsletter, Associate Editor for three IEEE Journal/Transactions, Editor for International Journal of Circuit Theory and Applications, and is on the editorial boards of a few other journals. He is a Fellow of IEEE and also of IE Australia.

Research field and activities

  • Nonlinear circuits and systems
  • Complex networks
  • Power electronics