Dr.Gong Ping (G.P.) Yeh is the President and Chairman of G P Yeh Foundation.
Born in Taiwan, he received education from 北一女新聯初中 in Taiwan, CKS international high school in Okinawa, MIT BS, Caltech MS, MIT PhD.
He is an American Physical Society Fellow, and Okinawa Goodwill Ambassador. He worked at Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory as a high energy physicist for 30 years.
Dr.Yeh’s work and contributions include the discovery of the Top Quark, pioneering large scale supercomputing using Linux, and initiating new Particle Therapy centers for treating tumor patients in Illinois, Taiwan, and other countries. He served as a member of the Republic of China Taiwan’s Presidential Science and Technology Advisory Committee and as Special Advisor to Japan’s Minister of Science and Technology Policy to create Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology.
He is invited to gatherings worldwide for solving the world’s biggest challenges including energy, economy, environment, education, science and technology. His research and interests in sustainable energies include wind, solar, biofuels, electric vehicles, hydrogen, and improving energy efficiencies.
In recent years, he has also focused on Molten Salt Reactors, Thorium Energy, and Accelerator Driven System as new source of energy. Dr.Yeh has been serving internationally as an advisor for sustainable energy in many countries.