Dr. Hyunjoon Kong received his B.S. (1992) and M.S. (1995) in Industrial Chemistry Engineering from Hanyang University, Seoul Korea. He later earned his Ph.D. in Macromolecular Science and Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2001. Currently Dr. Kong is an Assistant Professor for the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.