Sung Wan Kim
  • Distinguished Professor, Bioengineering, Hanyang University
  • Honorary Doctorate, University of Twente
  • Distinguished Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Distinguished Professor, Pharmaceutical Chemistry

Research Summary

Dr. Kim is a pioneer in drug delivery research and has engaged in his research since 1974 in the areas of hydrogels, biodegradable drug conjugates, self-regulating drug delivery and stimuli sensitive polymers. He also worked extensively in medical polymers, especially blood compatible polymers.


  • B.S., Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea
  • M.S., Physical Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea
  • Ph.D., Chemistry, University of Utah. Project: Thesis Supervisor, Professor Henry Eyring


See CV.