Paula Hong is a Principal Scientist at Waters Corporation. She received her B.S. in Chemistry from Bucknell University (Lewisburg, PA) and her Ph.D. in Inorganic Chemistry from The University of Pennsylvania (Philadelphia,PA). She began her career as an applications chemist at Waters Corporation over 9 years ago. Her work has focused on UHPLC and sub-2um technology for the application of both small and large molecule separations. She has authored numerous publications, including review articles, white papers and application notes. In her more recent work she has focused on the impact of instrumentation characteristics on method transfer across both Waters and other manufacturers systems.