1991-96, Received MS & PhD in Materials Science & Engineering from University of Cincinnati, USA.
1996, Joined CPT, Taiwan as Engineering Manager and executed technology transfer from Japan for TFT-LCD.
2000, Joined Toppoly, Taiwan as R&D Head for LTPS-LCD and AMOLED technology & product development
2006, Co-founder & CTO for Synergy Optronics, Shanghai for AMOLED product commercialization
2007, Joined DuPont Inc, USA as Technology Director, worked on various technology and business leader’s roles for display and solar cell business.
2015, SABIC Specialties SBU, Shanghai China, worked in roles as Global Business Director & Global Technology Director for consumer electronics
2017, Joined IMERYS Graphite & Carbon, Shanghai & worked as Global Strategy & Marketing Director for Lithium-Ion Battery materials
2018, Joined Light Polymers, USA & Hong Kong as Executive Vice President,
2022, Joined AvanStrate Inc. as CEO.
Alan has accumulated over 110 granted patents and has published over 50 papers and book chapters over the course of his career