Prof. Yeoung Sang Yun is a Professor in the Department of Chemical Engineering and Director of Environmental Biotechnology National Research Laboratory at Chonbuk National University, South Korea. Previosly he was a Chair at School of Engineering from 2013-2015. He completed his Ph.D. at Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) in Biochemical Engineering. Prof. Yun awarded with Great Minds of the 21st Century, ABI in 2005, Best Paper Award, Korean Society of Environmental Engineers in 2006. Prof. Yeoung Sang Yun's research interests biosorbents and biosorption process, fate and degradation of emerging contaminants, and bio-inspired nanomaterials synthesis. He has nearly 20 years of experience in environmental biotechnology and biomaterials research.