Congratulations to Suk Hoo Yoon for winning the Biotechnology Division Ching Hou Biotechnology Award.
Biotechnology Division Ching Hou Biotechnology Award recognizes a scientist, technologist or leader who has made significant contributions to the advancement of the Division’s area of interest.
This spotlight will help you get to know Dr. Suk Hoo Yoon, including an overview of current research and how AOCS has helped develop his career.
Can you tell us about current research?
My research interests include single cell oil, lipase and phospholipase reactions, the chemistry of lipid oxidation, fats and oils processing
What was your reaction when you learned you had won the award?
I was so honored to be selected and appreciated it. It means a lot to have the support from my colleagues, and family.
How has AOCS helped develop your career?
AOCS broadened my networking between experts in the fats and oils field, strengthened my professional knowledge, and has kept me up to date on the latest information in the field.