Beom S. Kim
Beom Soo Kim acts as a Professor of chemical engineering at Chungbuk National University, Cheongju, Republic of Korea. He studied chemical engineering at the Seoul National University, Republic of Korea (1988) and obtained a Ph.D. degree in biochemical engineering at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) (1993). He started his lab at Chungbuk National University (2001) and spent sabbatical research in the lab of Dr. Ching T. Hou at National Center for Agricultural Utilization Research (NCAUR), United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), Peoria, Illinois (2005). His research interests include production of various metabolites by high cell density culture, synthesis of biodegradable polymers and molecularly imprinted polymers, and biosynthesis of nanomaterials. Kim has published over 90 papers and several articles of his were chosen as the most downloaded and cited ones in the following journals: Bioprocess and Biosystems Engineering and Process Biochemistry.
Biography Updated on 31 July 2013