Dr. Lain-Jong (Lance) Li received a BSc and an MSc in chemistry at National Taiwan University. After 5 years of R&D at Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (1997-2002), he obtained his PhD from Oxford University in 2006. He was an assistant professor in Nanyang Tech. Univ. Singapore (2006-2009). Since 2010, he has become an Associate Prof. at Academia Sinica Taiwan and he started his Associate Professorship at KAUST in 2014. He has obtained Humboldt Research Fellowship for Experienced Researchers (Germany 2011) and Career Development Award Taiwan (2010). He has received Academia Sinica Research Awards and Wu Ta-Yu Research Awards in 2013. He is now having > 11200 citations, more than 210 SCI journals and h-index is 54 (ISI Web of knowledge). He is also a CTO of one start up company in Taiwan. His main research interest is synthesis of two-dimensional materials and their applications in electronics and energy-field.