Who am I and my colorful history (update Christmas 2007)

My name is Fa Cheng 法政, Surname CHIN and I am from KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA.


May 2007 - present - working as Senior Sales Manager for Shinhint Group of Companies, working and living in Hong Kong.


July 2005 - April 2007 - working as Senior Acoustics Engineer 高级声学工程师 for Philips Sound Solution (PSS APAC) 飞利浦扬声系统 under Philips (China) Investment Co. Ltd, located in Shenzhen. Later the company was absorbed into D&M Holdings listed in Tokyo Stock Exchange 6735.

Worked on raw loudspeaker development, boxes and filters. Anechoic chamber correction and optimization. Maximizing simulation software and measurements hardware like: -

  1. Klippel's Distortion Analyzer 2 with Laser for displacement sensing for non-linear studies.
  2. CLIOwin 7.03  QC,
  3. LOUDSOFT's FINEBox, FINEMotor 2.1.2, especially FINECone 2.0 (Finite Element) & FINEX
  4. FEMM 4.0

Successful projects

  1. Ultra low distortion study.
  2. Optimize driver design where magnet reduce 50%  but sensitivity increased 1dB.
  3. Klippel Expansion Box.
  4. CLIOwin QC on production end of line 100% checking,  storing, auto post process statistics.

Earn the value to attend (May 2006) two days intensive official training at Dresden, Germany, Klippel HQ on 8th & 9th May 2006 - by working very hard and learning from zero finally be the trainer and implementer of all Klippel's capability and new method as well as inner understandings.


Sept 2001 - June 2005 - working as Audio & Acoustics Engineer for ATLAS HIFI CORPORATION (M) SDN BHD  responsible for performing "Room Acoustics" simulation for clients based on BOSE(R) Modeler(R) software "Ray-Tracing+Hybrid" method. The company sole import and retail BOSE(R) consumer range of products as well as distribute professional range of products.

Successful projects

  1. The Malaysian Royal Mosque in Kuala Kangsar, Perak
  2. The ARL Bowling Center in Alamanda Shopping Complex in Putrajaya, new government city of Malaysia
  3. Shangri-La Hotel Kuala Lumpur, Main Lobby, Lobby Lounge, Zipangu Japanese Restaurant, Lafite French Restaurant, Horizon Lounge Golden Club 27th Floor, Lemon Garden Cafe.
  4. BUM City Chain Store, Genting, Central Market, Ipoh personally. Later secured Penang and Sarawak.
  5. Adidas Chain Store, KL Central, Jalan Bukit Bintang
  6. Aseana Chain Stores
  7. Mosque in Rawang 1600 sq meters
  8. Hotel Hall in  Port Dickson 1600 sq meters
  9. Some pubs and clubs and more................


Sept 2000 - July 2001 - studying for final year of B.Eng. (Hons.) Electroacoustics from Salford University's School of Acoustics and Electronic Engineering department. My final year project was "Finite Element Analysis on Loudspeakers"

Aug 1999 - July 2000 - working as Industrial Placement Engineer for AMINA TECHNOLOGIES LTD in Huntingdon, Cambridge, England. Involved intensively on practical application, manufacture and  development of NXT(R) Flat Panel Loudspeakers. Sometimes refer to as Distributed / Diffused Mode Loudspeaker. This year also gave me a chance to use and learn MLSSA(TM) a R&D level acoustical measurement system. Over 10,000 measurements was carried out in numerous conditions, including noisy & full scale anechoic chamber. The "true" limits of "Time Domain" type analyzers are fully understood.


Sept 1997 - June 1999 - studying for 1st and 2nd year of B.Eng. (Hons.) Electroacoustic at Salford's University's (at that time, Department of Acoustics) This is where I start to learn all my mistakes since 1989.


Sept 1996 - Sept 1997 - working as Assistant Manager for STEADFAST AUDIO SDN BHD. The company sole import and retail BOSE(R) consumer and professional audio products.

some time in 1997 - assisted a team and won Malaysia IASCA Championship for Highest SPL of 158.8 dB SPL in a Van, with 40 pieces of 10" woofers, using 40 amplifiers. Total power was around 24,000 watts RMS (I think). Used techniques learned from Installer Institute, Daytona, Florida.


June 1996 - Jan 1997 - working as Part time tutor for SAE Institute of Audio Engineering. Teaching syllabus according to the school. My style of teaching includes plenty of practical demonstrations and or listening tests.


Feb & March 1995 - send to full course training by the company at Installer Institute, Daytona, Florida. Courses includes: -

  1. Intro to Formal Installation Instruction

  2. Beyond Basic Installation Instruction

  3. Advance Enclosure Design Instruction

  4. Advance Fabrication Instruction

  5. Mobile Security

  6. Finally passed the test and certified as "Installer" of EIA/MED (but expired in 1996)


Sept 1994 - Jan 1997 - working as Technical Sales for VENTURE AUDIO SDN BHD. The company sole import and distribute BOSTWICK brand from USA.


March 1993 - August 1994 - studying for my Diploma in Audio Engineering from SAE (at that time School of Audio Engineering)


1987 - 1992 - High School - when I was in high school I was constantly glued to car-audio products, installation, testing etc since 1989. This is where it all started.


I also have an arsenal of measurement equipments & software

  1. pcRTA + 4 pieces of M31 for multi-plexing + 1 piece of M52 for 170dB SPL

  2. LMS + 1 piece of M31

  3. LEAP 4.6

  4. SA3050A RTA (2 units both upgraded to 170dB SPL)

my email here



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