(Forthcoming) “Making Community Legible, 2012-2018” East Asian Science, Technology, Society 13, no. 1 (2019).
(Forthcoming) “Modeling Computers and Computer Models: Manufacturing Economic-Planning Projects in Taiwan, 1959-1968,” Technology and Culture 59, no. 4 (October 2018).
“Charting the Cartography of a Global Community of EASTS Scholars,” East Asian Science, Technology, Society 10, no. 4 (2016): 341-342.
“From DIY Computers to Illegal Copies: The Controversy Over Tinkering with Microcomputers in Taiwan, 1980-1984,” IEEE Annals of the History of Computing 33, no. 2 (2011): 75-88.
“Cold War Politics: Taiwanese Computing in the 1950s and 1960s,” Think Piece column, IEEE Annals of the History of Computing 32, no. 1 (2010): 92-95.
Discussant for the panel titled “The Future of SHOT (Society for the History of Technology),” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, St. Louis, Missouri, Oct. 11-14, 2018.
Discussant for the panel titled “The Measure of Men: Human-Machine Encounters in East Asia’s Long Twentieth Century,” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Philadelphia, Oct. 26-29, 2017.
“Econometric Models and Computers: Manufacturing Economic Planning Projects in Taiwan,” presented at the “Shift CTRL” workshop at Stanford University, Palo Alto, CA, May 7, 2016.
“Defining Innovations during the Cold War: Transnational Flows of Scientific, Technical, and Medical Experts in Taiwan and Singapore,” presented at the workshop on “Appreciating Innovation Across Countries,” organized by Lars Heide, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark, Nov. 5-6, 2015.
Discussant for the panel titled “The Power of the Print,” the Annual Meeting of the SHOT, Albuquerque, New Mexico, Oct. 8-11, 2015.
“Materialities Roundtable,” Institute’s Colloquium, Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, Berlin, Germany, Jun. 16, 2015.
“From Brain Drain to Foreign Talent: the Problematics of Transnational Flows of Scientific, Technical, and Medical Experts in Singapore, 1960-1985,” presented at the third Asian Biopolies workshop, National University of Singapore, Singapore, Jul. 16-17, 2013.
“Mainframe Computers and Economic-planning Projects in Taiwan, 1962-1968,” presented at the workshop of the Effectiveness of Mathematization, organized by Ann Johnson and Johannes Lenhard at the Center for Interdisciplinary Research (Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung), Bielefeld University, Germany, Aug. 9-11, 2012.
“Methodological Challenges: Archival study—Historical Sources on Mainframe Computers and US aid in Taiwan,” presented at the Workshop of Practices of Science and Technology Studies: Reflexive Takes on Cross-Context Collaboration, organized by the Graduate University for Advanced Studies, Japan, Aug. 24-25, 2010.
“From DIY Computers to Illegal Copies: The Controversy Over Building One’s Own Microcomputer in Taiwan, from 1980 to 1984,” presented at “New Voices, New Topics: Workshop in the History of Computing and Information,” organized by IEEE Annals of the History of Computing and the School of Information at University of Austin, Austin, Texas, Apr. 2-3, 2010.
Selected Conference Papers and Presentations
“Between ‘Magnificent Machine’ and ‘Elusive Device’—Wassily Leontief’s Input-output Analysis and its International Applicability,” the Annual Meeting of the Society for the History of Technology (SHOT), Singapore, Jun. 22-27, 2016
“Econometric Models and Computers: Manufacturing Economic Planning Projects in Taiwan,” presented at the Annual Meeting for the American Historical Association, Atlanta, Georgia, Jan. 7-10, 2016
“To Raise Pigs or Not: Negotiating over Agricultural Labor, Expertise, and Technology in Singapore’s Industrialization,” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Dearborn, Michigan, Nov. 6-9, 2014
“Negotiating Competing Sociotechnical Imaginaries between Taiwanese Technologists and United Nations Officials: A Cold War Technical-aid Program in Electronics Science and Digital Electronic Computing, 1958–64,” presented at the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Copenhagen, Denmark, Oct. 4-7, 2012
“Mainframe Computers and Economic-planning Projects in Taiwan, 1962-1968: Electronic Computing, Econometric Models, and Development Discourse,” presented at the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Cleveland, Ohio, Nov. 3-6, 2011
“Building a Technological System of Mainframe Computers in Taiwan, 1962-1966: National Chiao-Tung University, the Taiwan Power Company, and Electronic Computing Centers in Taiwan,” presented at the Annual Meeting of 4S, Tokyo, Japan, Aug. 25-29, 2010
“Science, Technical Aid, and Tinkering with Mainframe Computing in Cold War Taiwan, 1955-1965,” presented at the Annual Meeting of the History for Science Society (HSS), Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Nov. 6-9, 2008
“Engineers, International Aid Programs, and Mainframe Computing in Taiwan, circa 1960,” presented at the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 11-14, 2008
“Promises and Challenges of Doing International History of Technology, President’s Roundtable,” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Dearborn, Michigan, Nov. 6-9, 2014 (Co-organized with the SHOT Internationalization Committee)
“Integrating SHOT SIG (Special Interest Group) Concerns into the Teaching of History of Technology: Rethinking Modes of Instruction in a Diverse Communities, President’s Roundtable,” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Portland, Maine, Oct. 10-13, 2013 (Co-organized with Francesca Bray)
“Professional Development: 6S Student Activity,” the Annual Meeting of the Society of the Social Studies of Science (4S), Tokyo, Japan, Aug. 25-29, 2010
“Building Technologies in Cold War Asia—Technical Assistance Programs, International collaborations, and technological dialogue,” the Annual Meeting of SHOT, Lisbon, Portugal, Oct. 11-14, 2008
“Science, Technology, and Medicine in Transit in East Asia, 1944-1993,” the 12th meeting for the International Society for the History of East Asian Science, Technology, & Medicine (ISHEASTM), Baltimore, Maryland, Jul. 14-18, 2008