Prof Milton L Lee

Emeritus Professor/Chief Science Officer, Brigham Young University/Axcend LLC

Milton L. Lee received a B.A. Degree in Chemistry from the University of Utah and a Ph.D. in Analytical Chemistry from Indiana University. He was a postdoctoral researcher at MIT before accepting a faculty position at Brigham Young University. Dr. Lee's research centers on capillary separation techniques and mass spectrometry detection. He has co-authored 600 publications and has received various awards including the ACS Award in Chromatography, ACS Award in Chemical Instrumentation, Pittsburgh Analytical Chemistry Award, ACS Award in Separations Science and Technology both LCGC Europe and North America Lifetime Achievement Awards, and the 2019 ACS Award in Analytical Chemistry. Dr. Lee has mentored over 100 graduate students and post-doctoral researchers. Professor Lee is also an entrepreneur and has been involved in transferring technology from his university research laboratory to the private sector, co‑founding four analytical instrument companies.