Biography

Professor Jimmy Yun is the Director of UNSW China Advanced Technology Industrial Research Institute. He also served as a Professor in the School of Chemical Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia. He is a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Technological Science and Engineering, and has served as an expert advisor for various government agencies in Singapore and China in the area of nanotechnology and nanomaterials. He has more than 40 granted patents, and more than 100 publications in international journals. Professor Yun has engaged in a wide range of industrial scale development for major chemical and pharmaceutical companies, such as GSK, 3M, BASF, Nitto Denko, Johnson and Johnson, Novo Nordisk, Evoniks, Sinopec, in the area of nanoscale energy materials, drug delivery systems, catalytic materials, specialty chemicals etc.