Hwaider Lin, Ph.D.

Interim Chief Operating Officer; Vice President of Research and Development

Dr. Hwaider Lin has been doing research in NSF ERC Center for TANMS (The Nano-systems ERC for Translational Applications of Nanoscale Multiferroic Systems Research Center) prior to joining Winchester Technologies and has achieved great progress especially in NEMS antenna which was published in Nature Communications and was widely cited in different news media, including Nature, Science, news in different websites and newspapers in different languages, TV interview, etc. He has 7 years Comsol and HFSS experience, 3 years cleanroom experience, more than 12 Grant writing experience. He has given over 25 presentations at international conferences and has published over 35 papers and held 3 patents on NEMS antennas.

Dr. Hwaider Lin won the NASA Tech Briefs-Create the Future Design Contest: First Prize (in Electronics/Sensors/IoT Category) with over 800 entries from 60 countries, which is sponsored by Comsol, Intel, Analog Devices, Mouser Electronics and is featured in NASA Tech Briefs Magazine. He also received several academic awards such as the Outstanding Graduate Student Award (in Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Engineering), which is the highest honor at Northeastern University; and ECE Department Distinguished Research Assistant Award.


  • Northeastern University, MA, USA
    Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Electrical Engineering – Microsystems, Materials, and Devices
  • National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu, Taiwan
    Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) in Power Mechanical Engineering


  • First Prize: Create the Future Design Contest, NASA Tech Briefs magazine
    (In Electronics/Sensors/IoT Category with over 800 entries from 60 countries)
  • Outstanding Graduate Student Award, Northeastern University
    • In Life Sciences, Physical Sciences, and Engineering
    • Highest honor at Northeastern University
  • Three Minute Thesis Competition – Finalist, International Microwave Symposium
  • Best Student Paper – Finalist, International Microwave Biomedical Conference
  • ECE Distinguished Research Assistant Award, Northeastern University
  • Comsol Best Poster Award, Comsol Conference, Boston, MA
  • Best Student Presentation Award – Finalist, Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials