Dr. Loke Weng Keong received his graduate training in both Chemistry and Pharmacology at the National University of Singapore. He spent his last 22 years in defence research with DSO National Laboratories and is recognised as a Distinguished Member of Technical Staff. He is currently serving as the Programme Director for a bunch of wonderful folks researching on technological solutions to counter Chemical, Toxins, Radiological and Nuclear threats. He is actively involved in a number of national committees that includes the Advisory Committee to the National Environmental Agency on Radiation Protection and Nuclear Science, Operational Civil Emergency Joint Planning Staffing of the Singapore Civil Defence Force and the Toxicology Advisory Team advising the Ministry of Health, Singapore. He is the co-editor for 1 book and co-author for 3 patents, 3 book chapters, 30 journal papers and 47 conference papers.