Dr. Bimal Kumar Ghimire is currently an assistant professor in the Department of Crop Science, College of Life Science, Konkuk University, Seoul, South Korea. He received his MS in Botany from NBU, India. He obtained his Ph.D. in Agriculture Science from Kangwon National University, South Korea, in 2008. Subsequently, he joined the Department of Botany, Sikkim University, India from 2011-2014. He has edited and written several books and contributed chapters on different aspects of plant sciences including light sources generally used in controlled agriculture, genetic transformation, and secondary metabolites of medicinal plants. His research interests and experience include plant anatomy, genetic diversity in bio-energy crops, tissues and cell culture, and genetic transformation, and published more than 100 articles in peer-reviewed journals and books. Recently working on silver ions water which is well-known for its antibacterial, antifungal, and anti-inflammatory properties.