Siew-Chong Tan received the B.Eng. (Hons.) and M.Eng. degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the National University of Singapore, Singapore, in 2000 and 2002, respectively, and the Ph.D. degree in electronic and information engineering from the Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, in 2005.
From October 2005 to May 2012, he worked as Research Associate, Postdoctoral Fellow, Lecturer, and Assistant Professor in Department of Electronic and Information Engineering, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong. From January to October 2011, he was Senior Scientist in Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*Star), Singapore. He is currently an Associate Professor in Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Dr. Tan was a Visiting Scholar at Grainger Center for Electric Machinery and Electromechanics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, from September to October 2009, and an Invited Academic Visitor of Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China, in December 2011. He is a co-author of the book "Sliding Mode Control of Switching Power Converters: Techniques and Implementation" (Boca Raton: CRC, 2011).
Dr. Tan is a senior member of the IEEE and serves extensively as a reviewer for various IEEE/IET transactions and journals on power, electronics, circuits, and control engineering.