Yulin Li obtained his PhD in Polymer Chemistry and Physics from the Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences (2005), China. He started his first postdoctoral work at Lille University of Science and Technology, France. In 2006, he moved to Biomaterials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan, and then to Department of Applied Chemistry, Kyushu University, Japan, as a postdoctoral researcher. He is currently a Science 2008 FCT Assistant Researcher at Centro de Química da Madeira, University of Madeira. His current research interests are fabrication of smart hydrogels for biomedical applications.