The development Nanotech research in Taiwan is still in the initial research stages. Dr. Tom Lee has a vision to see Taiwan become a world leader in the industry. Dr. Lee, who holds PhDs in metallurgy and material science, gathered a group of influential scientists in similar fields to form a research and development center. He also assembled a team of factories with the capacity to mass-produce nanotech raw materials. Then, together, in 2003, they formed Nano-infinity Nanotech Co. Ltd.