Department of Energy Engineering, College of Engineering, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea.
Young Moo Lee is currently Hanyang Distinguished Professor of Energy Engineering. He served as 14th President of Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea from 2015-2019. He received his B.S. and M.S. degree at Hanyang University, and his PhD in Fiber and Polymer Science at North Carolina State University in 1985. He was a postdoc at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, New York. Dr. Lee is engaged in novel membranes materials for separation of small molecules including gas, water and ions. Dr. Lee published more than 400 papers, is an author of fifteen book chapters, and owns 150 patents. He received the Kyung-Am Award in 2012. He served as an Editor of Journal of Membrane Science from 2004. He is a Fellow of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology, a member of the National Academy of Engineers of Korea, former President of Korean Membrane Society, and former President of Aseanian Membrane Society.