Dr. Ko Erik
- Senior Technical Manager, Nano and Advanced Materials Institute (NAMI)
Dr. KO leads an R&D team of ~20 researchers at NAMI, an applied R&D center funded by the Hong Kong Government. His research focuses on advancing the healthcare industry through R&D projects in natural ingredients-based formulations, cosmetics, and functional foods and beverages. He is dedicated to modernizing Chinese medicine and has invented a 1-minute herbal capsule as well as nanocarrier-based herbal skincare and haircare products, transforming advanced materials from laboratory to market.