Chung-Tse Michael Wu

Chung-Tse Michael Wu


  • Ph.D. Initiative & Graduate Student Challenge, Subcommittee: Student Activities, Education Committee, Standing Committees**
Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey


Dr. Chung-Tse Michael Wu is an assistant professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey. His research interests include applied electromagnetics, antennas, passive/active microwave and millimeter-wave components, RF systems and metamaterials. He received his B.S. degree from National Taiwan University (NTU) in 2006. He then received his M.S. and Ph.D. degree in the Department of Electrical Engineering, University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2009 and 2014, respectively. From September 2008 to June 2014, he worked as a graduate student researcher at the Microwave Electronics Laboratory in UCLA. In 2009, He was a summer intern in Bell Labs, Alcatel-Lucent, Murray Hills, NJ. In 2012, he was a special-joint researcher at Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) in Kanagawa, Japan. From 2014 to 2017, he was an assistant professor in the ECE department, Wayne State University (WSU) in Detroit, Michigan. Dr. Wu was also a visiting assistant professor at National Chung Hsing University, Taichung, Taiwan, in summer 2017.

In 2016, Dr. Wu received National Science Foundation (NSF) Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award, as well as WSU College of Engineering Faculty Research Excellence Award. He was also a recipient of 2011 IEEE Asia Pacific Microwave Conference (APMC) Student Prize and a recipient of 2013 IEEE APMC Best Student Paper Award. In addition, he received the second place award in 2014 IEEE International Microwave Symposium (IMS) student design competition. He is a Member of IEEE, IEEE-MTTs, IEEE-APS and IEEE-ComSoc.