About the Author

T. C. Tan

Dr. T. C. Tan is the Building Solution Architect for Europe. Based in the UK, Dr. Tan has worked with CommScope for 15 years bringing a depth of experience and knowledge unique to the industry. He holds a PhD in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Imperial College, London and is a Fellow of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) and a Chartered Engineer. Prior to CommScope, Dr. Tan joined AT&T in 1988 where he filled various EMEA technical roles at AT&T, Lucent and Avaya, and was a member of Bell Laboratories.

Dr. Tan has more than 30 years of experience in the telecommunications and networking industry and is a recognized expert on cabling systems, LANs, EMC, BAS and cable fire safety. He has published numerous articles and papers on these subjects. In 2002, Dr. Tan was nominated by NCN (Network Cabling News) magazine as one of the key “Movers and Shakers” for the UK network cabling industry.