International Conference on Rings and Algebras
In honor of Professor P.-H. Lee
July 10–16, 2011 (National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan)

puceThe Conference

PH LeeThis conference honors Professor Pjek-Hwee Lee, a mathematician who devoted his life to research in ring and algebra theory and to promoting mathematics in Taiwan.

Professor Lee received his Ph.D. in 1974 from the University of Chicago under the supervision of Professor Israel Nathan Herstein. He then joined the faculty of the mathematics department of National Taiwan University and spent a life long productive career there.

For the past 36 years, Professor Lee dedicated his life to mathematics research and to training young mathematicians. During that time, he supervised many graduate students. He served as the director of the Mathematics Research Center and the director of the Mathematics Research Promotion Center of the National Science Council and as the Vice President of the Mathematical Society of the Republic of China.

Professor Lee is scheduled to retire in February 2012 after a long and exceptional career at the National Taiwan University.

puceInvited Speakers

  • Miguel Ferrero (Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil)
  • Surender Jain (Ohio University, USA)
  • Chi-Kwong Li (College of William & Mary, USA)
  • Ying-Fen Lin (National Dong Hwa University, Taiwan)
  • Cheng-Kai Liu (National Changhua University of Education, Taiwan)
  • Leonid Makar-Limanov (Wayne State University, USA)
  • Jae Keol Park (Pusan National University, Republic of Korea)
  • Edmund PuczyƂowski (University of Warsaw, Poland)
  • Louis Rowen (Bar-Ilan University, Israel)
  • Peter Šemrl (University of Ljubljana, Slovenia)
  • Lance Small (University of California, San Diego, USA)
  • Robert Wisbauer (Universität Düsseldorf, Germany)
  • Tsai-Lien Wong (National Sun Yat-sen University, Taiwan)
  • Yiqiang Zhou (Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada)


  • Mikhail Chebotar (Kent State University, USA)
  • Chen-Lian Chuang (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)
  • Wen-Fong Ke (National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan)
  • Tsiu-Kwen Lee (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)


For registration, please write to Wen-Fong Ke ( or Mikhail Chebotar ( Please include the following information: Full name, Position, Institution, Address, City, and Country.

puceProceedings of the conference

A proceedings of the conference has been arranged with Linear and Multilinear Algebra as a special issue. Detailed information can be found by clicking on this link.