Prof. Seung-Woo Kim is the Dean of the School of Mechanical, Aerospace and System Engineering at KAIST. He received PhD in precision engineering from Cranfield University (UK) in 1984. He is currently in charge of the graduate research group of Precision Engineering & Metrology. His research interest includes ultrafast optics for ultraprecision machine design, dimensional metrology, and opto- mechatronics systems synthesis. During last two decades of research work, he has published about one hundred technical papers in international journals and conferences. He has been working as principal investigator for numerous national and industrial research projects and currently involved in an important national creative research initiative project for the development of next generation precision engineering key technologies. He has also actively been involved in international academic societies for organizing on-time conferences for leading-edge precision engineering technologies. He is a member of SPIE, OSA, euspen and ASPE.