Wongyu Lee

Wongyu was raised in Daegu, South Korea. He completed his undergraduate studies at Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology (DGIST) in Daegu, South Korea, from which he received a B.S. in School of Basic Science in 2018. While at DGIST, Wongyu worked on the development of CH bond activation by biomimetic materials in the research group of Professor Jaeheung Cho. Following graduation, he studied as an organic chemist in Sukbok Chang's group at Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) and Institute for Basic Science (IBS) in Daejeon, South Korea. Now, he is working on visible light-mediated CH bond functionalizations.