Jing Liang Li is a research academic in the Institute for Technology, Research and Innovation, at Deakin University, Australia. He got his PhD in Chemical Engineering from the National University of Singapore in 2004. Before moving to Australia, he worked as a research fellow in Professor Xiang Yang Liu's group at the Physics Department of the National University of Singapore on the research of supramolecular soft materials. He has published more than 40 papers, most of which are in this area.
Xiang Yang Liu is a Professor in the Department of Chemistry and the Department of Physics at the National University of Singapore (NUS). Having obtained his PhD degree from the Radboud University Nijmegen, The Netherlands, he spent his career working for Unilever Research Port Sunlight Lab before taking up his present appointment at NUS. Professor Liu has authored or co-authored more than 170 scientific publications and has received numerous scientific awards, including the 2007 Outstanding Researcher Award from NUS.