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Prof. Abel Chuang

Dr. Abel Chuang got his undergraduate and master degrees in Aerospace Engineering from National Cheng-Kung University in Taiwan. In his master work, he designed, fabricated, and tested a 10-lbf altitude control monopropellant thruster for a satellite. In 1999, he came to Penn State University to start his doctoral research, where he worked on a passive two-phase heat transfer device called loop heat pipe in Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering. Currently, he is an assistant professor at University of California, Merced focusing on both high temperature and low temperature PEM fuel cell research and development. In his spare time, Dr. Chuang likes to do sports, including jogging, swimming, and playing tennis.

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