Ki Hyeok Kwon
Ki Hyeok Kwon was born in 1976 in Seoul, Korea. He studied chemical engineering at the University of Seoul, where he received his B.S. degree in 2002 and M.S. degree in 2005 under the supervision of Prof. Do. W. Lee. After received his degree, he moved to Marquette University where he earned his Ph. D. degree in 2011 for the catalytic coupling reaction involving C-H bond activation under the guidance Dr. Chae S. Yi. He is now pursuing post-doctoral research in the group of Prof. Ryan Looper at the University of Utah. His research focuses on the synthesis and methodology development of complex molecules with biological activity.