ECE Graduate Seminar
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Old Dominion University
Optics in Medicine
Dr. Nee-Yin Chou
President & CEO, CW Optics, Inc.
Friday, September 6, 2013
3:00 p.m. KH 224
Host: Dr. González
- History of Optics in Medicine
- CW Optics R&D
- Importance of EE & CE
- Challenger and Opportunities: Alzheimer’s and Cancer
Nee-Yin Chou, Ph.D., President & CEO, CW Optics, Inc.
Dr. Chou has more than 25 years of scientific management experience in the field of laser spectroscopy and optics. She holds a M.S. in Organic Chemistry and a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, and is a member of SPIE (International Society for Optics and Photonics) and AAWC (Association for the Advancement of Wound Care), a Fellow of ASLMS (American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery), and an alumna of Springboard Enterprises, a highly selective and unparalleled premier venture-catalyst platform that helps build great women-led businesses. Dr. Chou is passionate about sharing the joy of learning STEM-H with others and her volunteer work reflects her values. Her local involvement includes being a member of the York County School District Education Committee, the Advisory Board of the Physics, Computer Science, and Engineering Department at CNU, and the Executive Committee of the Sensors Technology Cluster in Hampton Roads. She is a member of the Board of Directors of the Virginia Biotechnology Association, a reviewer for IEEE EMBS, and a biotech advisor to KOTRA (Korea Trade Promotion Corporation). Dr. Chou was selected as one of the "Influential Women of Virginia" by the Virginia Lawyers Media in 2012. Her company won the 2013 Virginia Healthcare Innovators Award in the Medical Product/Device category.
Posted By: Linda Marshall
Date: Tue Sep 03 10:01:14 EDT 2013