Members

The Asia-Pacific Leadership Network for Nuclear Non-Proliferation and Disarmament (APLN) has ninety-three members from sixteen countries across Asia and the Pacific, consisting of former political, diplomatic and military leaders, senior government officials, and scholars and opinion leaders. The APLN aims to inform and energize public opinion, especially high-level policymakers, to take seriously the very real threats posed by nuclear weapons, and to do everything possible to achieve a world in which they are contained, diminished and eventually eliminated.

Joo-ho WHANG

Joo-ho WHANG

President of the Korean Nuclear Society

Joo-ho Whang is the Vice President and a professor of nuclear engineering at Kyung Hee University. He was previously the President of the Korea Institute of Energy Research.

Dr. Joo-ho Whang is the President of the Korean Nuclear Society. He has been a professor of nuclear engineering at Kyung Hee University in Korea since 1991. From 2010 to 2013, he was the President of the Korea Institute of Energy Research and also served as the Nuclear Program Coordinator of the Korea Institute of Science and Technology Evaluation and Planning from 1999 to 2001. Whang has also worked as a Senior Researcher in Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute from 1986 to 1991. He received his Ph. D. at Georgia Tech in 1986.