Hsin-Yun Hsu received the B.S. and M.Sc. degrees from the National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan, in 2001 and 2003, respectively, with the disciplines in agricultural chemistry and biomedical engineering. She received the Ph.D. degree from the Natural and Medical Sciences Institute at the University of Tübingen, Germany, in 2008. Between 2008– 2010, she worked at Kazusa DNA Research Institute, Japan. She is currently the faculty in Department of Applied Chemistry/Institute of Molecular Science, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan. Her research interests have included the fabrication of eco-friendly, biocompatible micro/nanoparticulate systems for biosensing and drug delivery applications. She also developed high-throughput bead-based assays for the identification of biomarkers in various diseases.