Faculty

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곽경원

곽경원

Quantum Spectroscopy Lab LINK

  • kkwak@korea.ac.kr
  • Office: Asan Science Bldg. RM 206, +82-3290-3128
  • Lab: R&D Center, RM 219A
  • Physical, Analytical, Energy
Education
  • 1992.3-1999.2: Korea University, B.S., Chemistry
  • 1999.3-2001.2: Korea University, M.S., Physical Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Minhaeng Cho)
  • 2003.08-2008.08: Stanford University, Ph. D., Physical Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Michael D. Fayer)
Careers
  • 2016.3 – present : Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Korea University
  • 2015.3 – 2016.2 : Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Chung-Ang University
  • 2011.3 – 2015.2 : Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Chung-Ang University
  • 2010.9 – 2010.12 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Bioengineering, University of California at Berkeley, USA (Research Advisor: Professor S.W. Lee)
  • 2008.9 – 2010.8 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Department of Chemistry, Bioengineering, University of California at Berkeley, USA (Research Advisor: Professor Stephen R. Leone).
Research Areas
  1. Physical Chemistry
  2. Spectroscopy and Imaging
  3. Chemical Dynamics
  4. Liquid Electrolyte for Energy Storage System
  5. Computational Chemistry for Lanthanide and Actinide compounds.
Representative Publications
  1. “Ultrafast dynamics of solute-solvent complexation observed at thermal equilibrium in real time’ J. Zheng, K. Kwak, J. Asbury, X. Chen, I.R. Piletic, M.D. Fayer, Science, 309, 1338, (2005)
  2. “Ultrafast Carbon-Carbon Single Bond Rotational Isomerization in room temperature solution” Zheng JR, Kwak K, Xie J, Fayer MD Science 313 1952 (2006).
  3. “Dynamics around solute and solute-solvent complex in mixed solvents” Kwak K, Park S and Fayer MD. Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 104 14221 (2007)
  4. “Biomimetic Self-Templating Supramolecular Structure” WJ Chung, JW Oh, K Kwak ,BY Lee, J Meyer, E Wang, A Hexamer, SW Lee, Nature,478 364 (2011)
  5. Infrared Pump−.Probe Study of Nanoconfined Water Structure in Reverse Micelle, Jooyong Lee, Michał Maj, Kyungwon Kwak*, and Minhaeng Cho*, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 5, 3404 (2014)
김종승

김종승

Supramolecular Nano-Organic Material Laboratory LINK

  • jongskim@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 305, +82-2-3290-3143
  • Lab1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 346, +82-2-3290-3605
  • Lab2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 552, +82-2-3290-3606
  • Lab3 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 548, +82-2-3290-3607
  • Organic, Biological, Nano & materials
Education
  • 1989 - 1993 : Texas Tech University, Ph. D., Organic Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. Richard A. Bartsch
  • 1986 - 1988 : Chungnam National University, M. S., Chemistry
  • 1982 - 1986 : Kongju National Teachers University, B. S., Chemistry Education
Careers
  • 2007.9 - present : Professor at Korea University
  • 2009.4 - present : Director of Creative Research Initiative Project
  • 2003.3 - 2007.8 : Professor at Dankook University
  • 1994.3 - 2003.2 : Associate professor at Konyang University
  • 1993.10 - 1994.8 : Postdoctoral Research Associate at University of Houston (with Prof. J. K. Kochi)
  • 1988.10 - 1989.7 : Researcher at Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology
Research Areas
  1. Host-Guest Chemistry, Calixarene Chemistry
  2. Synthesis of Calix[4]arene crown ethers for selective separation of radioactive species
  3. N-Pivot Calix[4]azacrown ethers and Their Practical Applications
  4. Fluoresence sensors
  5. Studies on Alzheimer’s disease
  6. Development of new contrast agents for MRI
  7. Small molecule based drug delivery system
Representative Publications
  1. A. Sharma, M.-G. Lee, H. Shi, M. Won, J. F. Arambula, J. L. Sessler, J. Y. Lee, S.-G. Chi, J. S. Kim, 'Overcoming Drug Resistance by Targeting Cancer Bioenergetics with an Activatable Prodrug' Chem (Cell Press), 2370-2383, 4, 2018.
  2. P. Verwilst, H.-R. Kim, J. Seo, N.-W. Sohn, S.-Y. Cha, Y. Kim, S. Maeng, J.-W. Shin, J. H. Kwak, C. Kang, J. S. Kim, ‘Rational Design of In Vivo Tau Tangle-Selective Near Infrared Fluorophores: Expanding the BODIPY Universe’ J. Am. Chem. Soc., 13393-13403, 139, 2017.
  3. H. S. Jung, J.-H. Lee, K. Kim, S. Koo, P. Verwilst, J. L. Sessler, C. Kang, J. S. Kim ‘A mitochondria-targeted cryptocyanine-based photothermogenic photosensitizer’ J. Am. Chem. Soc., 9972-9978, 139, 2017.
  4. H. S. Jung, J. Han, H. Shi, S. Koo, H. Singh, H.-J. Kim, J. L. Sessler, J. Y. Lee, J.-H. Kim, J. S. Kim, ‘Overcoming the Limits of Hypoxia in Photodynamic Therapy: A Carbonic Anhydrase IX-Targeted Approach’ J. Am. Chem. Soc., 7595-7602, 139, 2017 (Cover, Spotlight paper).
  5. M. H. Lee, E.-J. Kim, H. Lee, H. M.Kim, M. J. Chang, S. Y. Park, K. S. Hong, J. S. Kim, J. L. Sessler, ‘Liposomal Texaphyrin Theranostics for Metastatic Liver Cancer’ J. Am. Chem. Soc., 16380–16387, 138, 2016.
  6. H. S. Jung, J. Han, J.-H. Lee, J. H. Lee, J.-M. Choi, H.-S. Kweon, J. H. Han, J. H. Kim, K. M. Byun, J. H. Jung, C. Kang, J. S. Kim, ‘Enhanced NIR Radiation-Triggered Hyperthermia by Mitochondrial Targeting’ J. Am. Chem. Soc., 3017−3023, 137, 2015.
김준곤

김준곤

Biophysical Chemistry and Instrumental Analysis Laboratory LINK

  • hughkim@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 312, +82-2-3290-3126
  • Lab1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 246, +82-2-3290-3544
  • Physical, Biological, Analytical
Education
  • 2008 : California Institute of Technology, Ph.D., Physical Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. J. L. Beauchamp
  • 2003 : University of California, Berkeley, B.S., Chemistry
Careers
  • 2015. 9 - present: Associate Professor at Korea University
  • 2014. 9 - 2015. 8: Associate Professor at POSTECH
  • 2010. 2 - 2014. 8: Assistant Professor at POSTECH
  • 2008. 9 - 2010. 1: Post-Doctoral Scholar at NASA-JPL, CALTECH
Research Areas
  1. Protein Misfolding, Interactions, and Degenerative Diseases
  2. Supramolecular Control of Protein Folding and Intermolecular Interaction Dynamics
  3. Precision Medicine Development for Childhood Cancer
  4. Developing Instrumental Analysis Techniques including Mass Spectrometry
Representative Publications
  1. Lee, H. H. L.; Heo, C. E.; Seo, N; Yun, S. G.; An, H. J.; Kim, H. I.* "Accurate Quantification of N-glycolylneuraminic Acid in Therapeutic Proteins Using Supramolecular Mass Spectrometry" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2018, DOI: 10.1021/jacs.8b07864
  2. Choi, T. S.; Lee, J. Y.; Han, J. Y.; Jeong, B. C.; Wongkongkathep, P.; Loo, J. A.; Lee, M. J.; Kim, H. I. "Supramolecular Modulation of Structural Polymorphism in Pathogenic α-Synuclein Fibrils Using Cu(II) Coordination" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2018, 57, 3099-3103
  3. Choi, T. S.; Lee, H. J.; Han, J. Y.; Lim, M. H.*; Kim, H. I.* "Molecular Insights into Human Serum Albumin as a Receptor of Amyloid-β in the Extracellular Region" J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2017, 139, 15437-15445.
  4. Lee, H. H. L.; Lee, J. W.; Jang, Y.; Ko, Y. H.; Kim, K.*; Kim, H. I.* "Manifesting Subtle Differences of Neutral Hydrophilic Guest Isomers in a Molecular Container by Phase Transfer" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 55, 8249-8253
  5. Lee, J. W.; Shin, M. H.; Mobley, W.; Urbach, A. R.*; Kim, H. I.* "Supramolecular Enhancement of Protein Analysis via the Recognition of Phenylalanine with Cucurbit[7]uril" J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015, 137, 15322-15329
  6. Lee, H. H.;Choi, T. S.; Lee, S. J. C.; Lee, J. W.; Park, J.; Ko, Y. H.; Kim, W. J.; Kim, K.; Kim, H. I. " Supramolecular Inhibition of Amyloid Fibrillation by Cucurbit[7]uril" Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 7461-7465
김학중

김학중

Medicinal Chemistry and Chemical Biology Laboratory LINK

  • hakkim@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 313, +82-2-3290-3148
  • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 552, +82-2-3290-3613
  • Organic, Biological, Catalysis
Education
  • 1993.3 – 1997.2 : Seoul National University, B. S., Chemistry
  • 1997.3 – 1999.2 : Seoul National University, M. S., Organic Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Eun Lee)
  • 2004.9 – 2010.8 : University of Texas at Austin, Ph. D., Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Hung-wen Liu)
Careers
  • 2015.2 – present : Associate Professor at Korea University
  • 2012.3 – 2015.2 : Assistant Professor at Korea University
  • 2010.10 – 2011.12 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, The Scripps Research Institute (Research Advisor: Professor Peter G. Schultz)
  • 1999.1 – 2004.5 : Research Scientist, LG Chem/CI/Life Sciences
Research Areas
  1. Organic Synthesis
  2. Medicinal Chemistry
  3. Chemical Biology
Representative Publications
  1. Haeun Lee, Woon Young Song, Minju Kim, Min Wook Lee, Soojeung Kim, Ye Song Park, Kyungwon Kwak, Man Hwan Oh,Kim, Hak Joong. Synthesis and Characterization of Anguibactin To Reveal Its Competence To Function as a Thermally Stable Surrogate Siderophore for a Gram-Negative Pathogen, Acinetobacter baumannii. Org. Lett. 2018, 20, 6476.
  2. Woon Young Song, Dawa Jeong, Jimin Kim, Min Wook Lee, Man Hwan Oh, Kim, Hak Joong. Key Structural Elements for Cellular Uptake of Acinetobactin, a Major Siderophore of Acinetobacter baumannii. Org. Lett. 2017, 19, 500.
  3. Kim, Hak Joong, Sei-hyun Choi, Byung-sun Jeon, Namho Kim, Rongson Pongdee, Qingquan Wu, Hung-wen Liu. Chemoenzymatic synthesis of spinosyn A. Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 13553.
  4. Kim, Hak Joong, Mark W. Ruszczycky, Sei-hyun Choi, Yung-nan Liu, Hung-wen Liu. Enzyme-catalysed [4+2] cycloaddition is a key step in the biosynthesis of spinosyn A. Nature 2011, 473, 109.
박성남

박성남

Ultrafast Spectroscopy Laboratory LINK

  • spark8@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 321, +82-2-3290-3144
  • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 325, +82-2-3290-3602
  • Physical, Analytical, Nano & materials, Energy
Education
  • 1997.2 Korea University, B.S., Chemistry
  • 1999.2 Korea University, M.S., Physical Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Keon Kim)
  • 2005.8 The University of Chicago, Ph.D., Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Norbert F. Scherer)
Careers
  • 2009.3 – Present : Assistant, Associate Professor at Korea University
  • 2005.9 – 2009.2 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Stanford University and PULSE Institute, SLAC National Accelerator Lab (Research Advisors: Professors Michael D. Fayer and Professor Kelly J. Gaffney)
Research Areas
  • Photoinduced chemical reactions, thermally-driven equilibrium dynamics, and photophysical processes occurring on picosecond to microsecond timescales by using various time-domain spectroscopic tools (i.e., transient absorption spectroscopy, 2DIR spectroscopy, IR pump-probe spectroscopy) time-correlated single photon counting (TCSPC) method, nanosecond photoluminescence spectroscopy) combined with quantum chemical calculations.
    • - Photoinduced chemical reactions
    • - Thermally-driven chemical exchange dynamics (isomerizations, ion pairing, complexation dynamics, solute-solvent interactions ...)
    • - Hydrogen-bond dynamics and proton transfer dynamics in aqueous solutions
    • - Exciton dynamics in photoactive materials (OLED and solar cells)
    • - Photophysics in quantum dots (QDs)
Representative Publications
  1. Junwoo Baek, Joonyoung Francis Joung, Songyi Lee, Hanju Rhee, Myung Hwa Kim, Sungnam Park*, and Juyoung Yoon*, “Origin of the Reversible Thermochromic Properties of Polydiacetylenes Revealed by Ultrafast Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2016, 7, 259-265
  2. YoungAh Kwon and Sungnam Park*, “Complexation dynamics of CH3SCN and Li+ in acetonitrile studied by two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015, 17, 24193-24200
  3. Joonyoung Francis Joung, Sangin Kim, and Sungnam Park*, “Effect of NaCl Salts on the Activation Energy of Excited-State Proton Transfer Reaction of Coumarin 183”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2015, 119, 15509-15515
  4. Chiho Lee, Hyewon Son, and Sungnam Park*, “Acid-base equilibrium dynamics in methanol and dimethyl sulfoxide probed by two-dimensional infrared spectroscopy”, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2015, 17, 17557-17561
  5. Son, Hyewon; Nam, Dayoung; Park, Sungnam*, “Real-Time Probing of Hydrogen-Bond Exchange Dynamics in Aqueous NaPF6 Solutions by Two-Dimensional Infrared Spectroscopy”, J. Phys. Chem. B, 2013, 117, 13604-13613.
심상희

심상희

Bioimaging Lab LINK

  • sangheeshim@korea.ac.kr
  • Office1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 219, +82-2-3290-3129
  • Office2 : KU R&D Center, RM 210B
  • Lab : KU R&D Center, RM B102, B103
  • Physical, Biological, Analytical
Education
  • 2008: University of Wisconsin-Madison, Ph.D., Physical Chemistry, (Advisor: Martin T. Zanni)
  • 2002: Seoul National University, M.S., Chemistry, (Advisor: Doo Soo Chung)
  • 1999: Seoul National University, B.S., Chemistry
Careers
  • 2016.3 - Present: Assistant professor at Korea University
  • 2014.1 - 2016.2: Assistant professor at UNIST
  • 2008.9 - 2013.12: Mary Fieser Postdoctoral Fellow at Harvard University (Advisor: Xiaowei Zhuang)
Research Areas
  1. Cellular and molecular biophysics
  2. Single-molecule spectroscopy
  3. Super-resolution fluorescence microscopy
  4. Vibrational spectroscopy and microscopy (Raman and IR)
Representative Publications
  1.  Kim D; Choi DS; Kwon J; Shim SH; Rhee H; Cho M, "Selective Suppression of Stimulated Raman Scattering with Another Competing Stimulated Raman Scattering" J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 8:6118–6123 (2017)
  2.  Shim SH, “Cell imaging: An intracellular dance visualized", Nature 546:39-40 (2017).
  3. Chung JJ; Shim SH, Everley RA, Gygi SP, Zhuang X; Clapham D, “Structurally distinct Ca2+ signaling domains of sperm flagella orchestrate tyrosine phosphorylation and motility”, Cell, 157: 808-822 (2014).
  4.  Jones SA; Shim SH; He J; Zhuang X,“Fast, three-dimensional super-resolution imaging of live cells”, Nature Methods, 8: 499-505 (2011).
우한영

우한영

Organic Optoelectronic Materials Laboratory LINK

  • hywoo@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 306, +82-2-3290-3125
  • Lab 1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 242, +82-2-3290-3828
  • Lab 2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 247
  • Organic, Polymer, Nano & materials
Education
  • 1990 – 1994 : Sogang University, B. S., Chemistry
  • 1994 – 1996 : Sogang University, M. S., Physical Chemistry
  • 1996 – 1999 : KAIST, Ph. D., Polymer Chemistry
Careers
  • 2015. 9 - present : Professor, Department of Chemistry, Korea University
  • 2015.3 - 2015.8 : Professor, Dept. of Nanofusion Engieering, Pusan National University
  • 2014.1 - 2015.1 : Visiting Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 2010.4 - 2015.3 : Associate Professor, Dept. of Nanofusion Engineering, Pusan National University
  • 2006.3 – 2010.3 : Assistant Professor, Department of Nanomaterials Engineering, Pusan National University
  • 2003.8 – 2006.2 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • 1999.8 – 2003. 8 : Principal Researcher, R&D Center for Chemical Technology, Hyosung Corp.
Research Areas
  1. Synthesis of conjugated polymers for organic electronics and bio-related applications
  2. Water-soluble conjugated molecules (or polymers) and applications in electronic devices, biosensors and biological imaging, etc.
  3. Opto-electronic polymers for OPVCs, OLEDs, OETs, polymer-based fluorescence sensors, etc.
  4. Synthesis of functional conjugated molecules, photophysics and device technology
  5. Self-assembled materials, supramolecular structures and nano-materials
Representative Publications
  1. J. Lee, J. Kim, T. L. Nguyen, M. Kim, J. Park, Y. Lee, S. Hwang, Y.-W. Kwon, J. Kwak*, H. Y. Woo*, “A planar cyclopentadithiophene-benzothiadiazole based copolymer with sp2 hybridized bis(alkylsulfanyl)methylene substituents for organic thermoelectric devices”, Macromolecules 2018, 51, 3360-3368
  2. S. Lee, T. L Nguyen, S. Y. Lee, C. H. Jang, B. R. Lee, E. D. Jung, S. Y. Park, Y. J. Yoon, J. Y. Kim, H. Y. Woo*, and M. H. Song*, “ Conjugated Polyelectrolytes Bearing Various Ion Densities: Spontaneous Dipole Generation, Poling-Induced Dipole Alignment, and Interfacial Energy Barrier Control for Optoelectronic Device Applications“, Adv. Mater. 2018, 30(14), 1706034
  3. Y. Wang, Z. Yan, H. Guo, M. A. Uddin, S. Ling, X. Zhou, H. Su, J. Dai, H. Y. Woo*, X. Guo*, “Effects of Bithiophene Imide Fusion on the Device Performance of Organic Thin-Film Transistors and All-Polymer Solar Cells”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017, 56(48), 15304-15308.
  4. T. L. Nguyen, T. H. Lee, B. Gautam, S. Y. Park, K. Gundogdu*, J. Y. Kim*, H. Y. Woo*, “Single Component Organic Solar Cells Based on Oligothiophene-Fullerene Conjugate”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27(39) 1702474
  5. Y. Li, D. H. Lee, J. Lee, T. L. Nguyen, S. Hwang, M. J. Park, D. H. Choi,* H. Y. Woo*, “Two Regioisomeric π-Conjugated Small Molecules: Synthesis, Photophysical, Packing and Optoelectronic Properties”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27(33), 1701942.
윤효재

윤효재

Organic Molecular Materials Laboratory LINK

  • hyoon@korea.ac.kr
  • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 307, +82-2-3290-3149
  • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 545, +82-2-3290-3542
  • Organic, Inorganic, Polymer, Nano & materials
Education
  • 1999.3 – 2005.2 : Sogang University, B. S., Chemistry
  • 2006.9 – 2010.8 : Northwestern University, Ph. D., Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Chad A. Mirkin)
Careers
  • 2014.3 – Present : Assistant Professor at Korea University
  • 2010.10 – 2014.2 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Harvard University (Research Advisor: Professor George M. Whitesides)
  • 2000.1 – 2002.7 : Mandatory Military Service
Research Areas
  • Surface and Interfacial Chemistry for Functional Organic Materials
  • Molecular Electronics and Thermoelectrics
  • External stimuli-responsive Materials
  • Representative Publications
    1. “Elucidating the role of Molecule-Electrode Interfacial Defects in Charge Tunneling Characteristics of Large-Area Junctions” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2018, 140, 12303.
    2. “Deconvolution of Tunneling Current in Large-Area Junctions Formed with Mixed Self-Assembled Monolayers” J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 2018, 9, 2548.
    3. “Understanding Keesom Interactions in Monolayer-based Large-Area Tunneling Junctions” J. Phys. Chem. Lett, 2018, 9,5078.
    4. “Thermally Controlled Phase Transition of Low-Melting Electrode of Wetting-based Spontaneous Top-contact in Molecular Tunnel Junction” ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2018, 10, 32758.
    5. “Maskless Arbitrary Writing of Molecular Tunnel Junctions” ACS Appl. Matr. Interfaces 2018, 9, 40556
    6. “Formation of Triboelectric Series via Atomic Level Surface Functionalization for Triboelectirc Energy Harvesting” ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 6131.
    7. “Gradients of Rectification: Tuning Molecular Electronic Devices by Controlled Use of Different-Sized Diluents in Heterogeneous Self-Assembled Monolaeyrs” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2016, 55, 10307.
    8. “Rectification in Tunneling Junctions: 2,2’-Bipyridyl Terminated n-Alkanethiolates” J. Am. Chem. Soc, 2014, 36, 17155.
    이광렬

    이광렬

    Nano Chemistry Laboratory LINK

    • kylee1@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 304, +82-2-3290-3139
    • Lab 1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 327, +82-2-3290-3539
    • Lab 2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 249, +82-2-3290-3609
    • Inorganic, Biological, Catalysis, Nano & materials, Energy, Environmental
    Education
    • 1992.8 - 1997.10 : University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), Ph, D., Inorganic Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. John R. Shapley
    • 1988.3 - 1992.2 : Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), BS
    Careers
    • 2016.7 - 2018.6 Departmental Chair, Department of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2015.7 - 2016.6 Vice Dean, College of Science, Korea University
    • 2011.9 - present : Professor at Korea University
    • 2006.9 - 2011.8 : Associate Professor at Korea University
    • 2003.9 - 2006.8 : Assistant Professor at Korea University
    • 1998.1 - 2003.8 : Postdoctoral Research Associate at KAIST; 5-year Military Service
    Research Areas
    1. Nanoparticle Synthesis
    2. Energy-related Application (Fuel cell, Battery, Capacitor, etc)
    3. Nanotheranosis
    4. Bio-imaging
    Representative Publications
    1. “Topotactic Transformations in an Icosahedral Nanocrystal to Form Efficient Water-Splitting Catalysts” Adv. Mater. 2018, online published
    2. “Hollow nanoparticles as emerging electrocatalysts for renewable energy conversion reactions” Chem. Soc. Rev. 2018, online published
    3. “Janus nanoparticle structural motif control via asymmetric cation exchange in edge-protected Cu1.81S@IrxSy hexagonal nanoplates” ACS Nano, 2018, 12,7996
    4. “Dendrite-embedded Pt-Ni Multiframes as Highly Active and Durable Electrocatalyst towards the Oxygen Reduction Reaction” Nano Lett. 2018, 18, 2930
    5. “Vertex-reinforced PtCuCo ternary nanoframes as efficient and stable electrocatalysts for the oxygen reduction reaction and the methanol oxidation reaction” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2018, 28, 1706440
    6. “Lanthanide metal-assisted synthesis of rhombic dodecahedral MNi (M=Ir and Pt) nanoframes toward efficient oxygen evolution catalysis” Nano Energy, 2017, 42, 17
    7. “Radially phase segregated PtCu@PtCuNi dendrite@frame nanocatalyst for the oxygen reduction reaction” ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 10844
    8. “Iridium-based multimetallic nanoframe@nanoframe structure: An efficient and robust electrocatalyst toward oxygen evolution reaction” ACS Nano, 2017, 11, 5500
    9. “Cobalt assisted synthesis of IrCu hollow octahedral nanocages as highly active electrocatalysts toward oxygen evolution reaction” Adv. Funct. Mater. 2017, 27, 1604688
    10. “Facet-controlled hollow Rh2S3 hexagonal nanoprisms as highly active and structurally robust catalysts toward hydrogen evolution reaction” Energy Environ. Sci. 2016, 9, 850
    11. “Skeletal octahedral nanoframe with Cartesian coordinates via geometrically precise nanoscale phase segregation in a Pt@Ni core-shell nanocrystal” ACS Nano, 2015, 9, 2856
    12. “Nanomaterials for Theranostics: Recent Advances and Future Challenges” Chem. Rev. 2015, 115, 327
    이상원

    이상원

    Laboratory of Gaseous Ion Chemistry LINK

    • sw_lee@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 317, +82-2-3290-3137
    • Lab 1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 224, +82-2-3290-3603
    • Lab 2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 225, +82-2-3290-3611
    • Physical, Biological, Analytical
    Education
    • 1990.2 B.S., Korea University/Department of Chemistry
    • 1992.2 M.S., Korea University/Department of Chemistry Research Advisor: Professor Young-Sang Choi
    • 1999.12 Ph.D. California Institute of Technology Research Advisor: Professor Jesse L. Beauchamp
    Careers
    • 2000 – 2002 : Post Doctoral Fellow, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory/Department of Energy, USA Research Advisor: Dr. Richard D. Smith
    • 2002 – 2006 : Assistant Professor, Korea University
    • 2006 – 2011 : Associate Professor, Korea University
    • 2011 – present : Professor, Korea University/Department of Chemistry
    • 2007 – 2009 : Korea University, Chair of Chemistry Department
    • 2008 – 2009 : The Korean Chemical Society, Director of General Affairs
    • 2009 – 2010 : Visiting Scholar, PNNL
    • 2010 - 2012 : Korea University, Associate Dean of College of Science
    Research Areas

    Research interests have focused on development and application of new instrumentation and methods of mass spectrometry and separation to solve important problems in chemistry, biology, clinical science in general, which includes followings.

    • Development of High-Performance Mass Spectrometry and High-Resolution Separation Techniques
    • Development of Advanced Data Analysis Methods for MS based Proteomics
    • Discovery and Validation of Diseases Biomarkers by Proteomics
    • Development and Application of Proteogenomic Technologies to Develop Precision Medicine of Human Diseases
    Representative Publications
    1. "Multiplexed Post-Experimental Monoisotopic Mass Refinement (mPE-MMR) to increase sensitivity and accuracy in peptide identifications from tandem mass spectra of co-fragmentation" Hasan.Madar, I.; Ko, S.-I.; Kim, H.; Mun, D.-G.; Kim, S.; Smith, R.; Lee, S.-W. Anal. Chem. 2017, 89, 1244-1253.
    2. "Efficient exploitation of separation space in two-dimensional liquid chromatography system for comprehensive and efficient proteomic analyses" Lee, H.; Mun, D.-G.; So, J. E.; Bae, J.; Kim, H.; Masselon, C.; Lee, S.-W. Anal. Chem. 2016, 88, 11734-11741.
    3. "Comprehensive proteome profiling of platelet identified a protein profile predictive of responses to an antiplatelet agent sarpogrelate" Lee, H.; Chae, S.; Park, J.; Bae, J.; Go, E.-B.; Kim, S.-J.; Kim, H.; Hwang, D.; Lee, S.-W.; Lee, S.-Y. Mol. Cell. Proteomics 2016, 15, 3461-3472.
    4. "Quantitative Proteomics Reveals β2 Integrin-mediated Cytoskeletal Rearrangement in Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor (VEGF)-induced Retinal Vascular Hyperpermeability" Jo, D. H.; Bae, J.; Chae, S.; Kim, J. H.; Han, J.-H.; Hwang, D.; Lee, S.-W. Kim, J. H. Mol. Cell. Proteomics 2016, 15, 1681-1691.
    5. "Integrated analysis of global proteome, phosphoproteome, and glycoproteome enables complementary interpretation of disease-related protein networks" Park, J.-M; Park, J.-H.; Mun, D.-G.; Bae, J.; Jung, J. H.; Back, S.; Lee, H.; Kim, H.; Jung, H.-J.; Kim, H. K.; Lee, H.; Kim, K. P.; Hwang, D.; Lee, S.-W. Sci. Rep. 2015, 5, 18189.
    이석중

    이석중

    Nano Materials Laboratory LINK

    • slee1@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 315, +82-2-3290-3145
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 340, +82-2-3290-3608
    • Nano & materials, Polymer, Energy, Inorganic
    Education
    • 2003 Ph.D., Chemistry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
    • 1997 M.S., Inorganic Chemistry. Yonsei University,
    • 1994 B.S., Chemistry, Yonsei University
    Careers
    • 2009.3 – Present : Professor, Dept of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2008.2 – 2009.2 : Res. Asst. Professor, Northwestern University
    • 2006.2 – 2008.1 : Research Associate, Northwestern University
    • 2003.7 – 2006.1 : Post-Doctoral Fellow, Northwestern University
    Research Areas

    Functional nano hybrid materials for catalysis, sensing, switch and solar cell. Transistors, organic semiconductors and 3rd generation OLED dopants

    Representative Publications
    1. H.-C. Kim, Y. S. Lee, S. Huh, S. J. Lee, and Y. Kim. "CO2 selective 1D double chain dipyridyl-porphyrin based porous coordination polymers", Dalton Trans, 2014, 43, 5680-5686. Selected as 'Inside Cover Article'.
    2. K. Y. Lee, Y. S. Lee, S. Kim, H. M. Ha, S.-E. Bae, S. Huh, H. G. Jang, and S. J. Lee, "Morphological Diversity of Mn(III) Metalloporphyrin-based Nano- and Microsize CPAs Assembled via Kinetic and Thermodynamic Controls and Their Application in Heterogeneous Catalysis", CrystEngComm, 2013, 15, 9360-9363. Selected as Hot Paper.
    3. S. Choi, S. H. Chae, J. Shin, Y. Kim, S.-J. Kim, D. H. Choi, and S. J. Lee, "Dramatic Enhancement of Carrier Mobility via Effective Secondary Structural Arrangement Resulted from the Substituents on Porphyrin Transistor" Chem. Comm. 2013, 49, 3994-3997.
    4. M. H. Hoang, Y. Kim, M. Kim, K. H. Kim,T. W. Lee, D. N. Nguyen, S.-J. Kim, K. Lee, and S. J. Lee, “Unusually High-Performing Organic Field-Effect transistors Based on p-Extended Semiconducting Porphyrins", Adv. Mater. 2012, 24, 5363-5367.
    5. D. H. Lee, S. Kim, M. Y. Hyun, J.-Y. Hong, S. Huh, C. Kim, and S. J. Lee, “Controlled Growth of Narrowly Dispersed Nanosize Hexagonal MOF Rods with Mn(III)-Porphyrin and In(NO3)3 and Their Application in Oxidation”, Chem. Comm. 2012, 48, 5512-5514.
    정광섭

    정광섭

    Nanospectroelectrochemistry Lab LINK

    • kwangsjeong@korea.ac.kr
    • Office: Asan Science Bldg. RM 318. +82-2-3290-3127
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 325, +82-2-3290-3726
    • Physical, Analytical, Nano & materials, Energy
    Education
    • 2013.7 : The Pennsylvania State University, Ph.D. Physical Chemistry (Research Advisor: Prof. John Asbury)
    • 2007.2 : Korea University, B.S., Chemistry
    Careers
    • 2015.9 - Present : Assistant Professor at Korea University
    • 2013.8 - 2015.7 Post-Doctoral Scholar, The University of Chicago (Research Advisor: Prof. Philippe Guyot-Sionnest)
    Research Areas
    1. Infrared semiconducting nanomaterials and opto-electronic applications
    2. Synthesis of novel low-dimensional semiconducting nanomaterials
    Representative Publications
    1. Singly and Doubly Occupied Quantum States in Nanocrystals
      Juyeon Jeong, Bitna Yoon, Young-Wan Kwon, Dongsun Choi and Kwang Seob Jeong
      Nano Lett. 2017, 17, 1187-1193
    2. Mid-Infrared Intraband Transition of Metal Excess Colloidal Ag2Se Nanocrystals
      Mihyeon Park, Dongsun Choi, Yoonchang Choi, Hang-Beum Shin, and Kwang Seob Jeong
      ACS Photonics, 2018, 5, 1907-1911
    3. Major Electronic Transition Shift from Bandgap to Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance in CdxHg1-xSe Alloy Nanocrystals
      Dongsun Choi, Bitna Yoon, Dae-Kyu Kim, Hionsuck Baik, Jong-Ho Choi, and Kwang Seob Jeong
      Chem. Mater., 2017, 29, 8548-8554
    4. Higher Quantum State Transitions in Colloidal Quantum Dot with Heavy Electron Doping
      Bitna Yoon, Juyeon Jeong, and Kwang Seob Jeong
      J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016, 120, 22062-22068
    5. Mid-Infrared Photoluminescence of CdS and CdSe Colloidal Quantum Dots
      Kwang Seob Jeong and Philippe Guyot-Sionnest
      ACS Nano, 2016, 10, 2225-2231
    정낙철

    정낙철

    Organic & Organometallic Chemistry Laboratory 

    • njeong@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 310, +82-2-3290-3136
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 341, +82-2-3290-3551
    • Organic, Inorganic, Catalysis
    Education
    • 1976.2 B.S. Dept. of Chemistry, Seoul National University
    • 1978.2 M.S. Department of Chemistry, Seoul National University (Prof. K Kim)
    • 1987.5 Ph.D. Department of Chemistry, Princeton University (Prof. M. F. Semmelhack)
    Careers
    • 1978 – 1982 : Instructor in Chemistry, Korea Air Force Academy
    • 1987 – 1988 : Post-doc Fellow, Harvard University (Prof. E.J. Corey)
    • 1988 – 1989 : Research Associates. The Univ. of Michigan (Prof. P. Knochel)
    • 1989 – 1991 : Senior Research Scientist, Korea research Institute of Chemical Technology
    • 1992 – 1997 : Head of Organic Division, Hanhyo Institutes of Technology
    • 1998 – 2000 : Associate Professor of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2001- present : Professor of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2001.3 -2003.2 : Chairman of Chemistry Department
    Research Areas

    Synthetic Methodology; Crystal Engineering; Heterogeneous Catalysts based on MOF; Natural Product Synthesis

    Representative Publications
    1. Jeong, K. S.; Lee, B.; Kim, J.; Jeong, N. “Guest Dependent Self-Assembly of (R,R)-2,3-Diphenylsuccinic Acids: Formation of a Cyclotetrameric Chiral Square.” CrystEngComm. 2009, 11, 549 – 552.
    2. Kim, D. E.; Kwak, J. S.; Kim, I. S.; Jeong, N. “Kinetic Resolutions by Enantioselective Pauson-Khand Type Reaction.” Adv. Synth. Catal. 2009, 351, 97-102.
    3. Kim, D. E.; Lee, B. H.; Rajagopalasarma, M.; Genêt, J.-P.; Ratovelomanana-Vidal, V.; Jeong, N. “Asymmetric Desymmetrization of the Diallyl Acetals of Alkynals by the Enantioselective Pauson–Khand-type Reaction Catalysts” Adv. Synth. Catal. 2008, 350, 2695-2700.
    4. Kim, D. E.; Kim, I. S.; Ratovelomanana-Vidal, V.; Genêt, J.-P.; Jeong, N. “Asymmetric Pauson-Khand type Reaction Mediated by Rh(I) Catalyst at Ambient Temperature.” J. Org. Chem. 2008, 73, 7985-7989.
    5. Kim, D. E.; Choi, C.; Kim, I. S.; Jeulin, S.; Ratovelomanana-Vidal, V.; Genêt, J. P.; Jeong, N. “Electronic and Steric Effects of Atropisomeric Ligands SYNPHOS®, and DIFLUORPHOS® vs BINAPs in Rh(I)-Catalyzed Asymmetric Pauson-Khand Reaction” Adv. Synth. Catal. 2007, 349, 1999-2006.
    6. Jeong, K. S.; Kim, S. Y.; Oh, Y.; Min, D. W.; Kim, J.; Jeong, N. “A Chiral Trianglular Coordination Complex Derived from (S,S)-1,2-Dimethoxy-di-4-(2′-carboxyl-5′-pyridyl)phenyl ethane and Cu(II) by Self-assembly.” CrystEngComm. 2007, 203-207.
    7. Jeong, K. S.; Kim, Y. S.; Kim, Y. J.; Lee, E.; Yoon, J. H.; Park, W. H.; Park, Y. W.; Jeon, S. –J.; Kim, Z. H.; Kim, J.; Jeong, N. “Lanthanitin; A Chiral Nanoball Encapsulating 18 Lanthanum Ions through Ferritin-like Assembly” Angew. Chem., Int. Ed. 2006, 45, 8134-8138.
    조민행

    조민행

    IBS Center for Molecular Spectroscopy and Dynamics LINK

    • mcho@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 320, +82-2-3290-3133
    • Lab : B1, 1st and 2nd floor, KU R&D Center
    • Physical, Biological, Theoretical
    Education
    • 1983.3 – 1987.2 : Seoul National University, B. S., Chemistry
    • 1987.3 – 1989.2 : Seoul National University, M. S., Organic Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Junghun Suh)
    • 1989.9 – 1993.12 : University of Chicago, Ph. D., Physical Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Graham R. Fleming)
    Careers
    • 1996.3 – Present : Professor at Korea University
    • 1994.1 – 1996.2 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, MIT, USA (Research Advisor: Professor Robert J. Silbey)
    • 1997.6 – 1997.8 : Visiting Professor, IMS, Japan
    • 1999.12 – 2000.2 : Visiting Professor, University of Oxford, UK
    • 2004.2 – 2004.6 : Visiting Professor, University of California at Berkeley, USA
    Research Areas
    1. Physical Chemistry
    2. Theoretical Chemistry and Computation
    3. Spectroscopy
    4. Biophysics
    5. Chemical Physics
    Representative Publications
    1. M. Cho, Two-Dimensional Optical Spectroscopy, CRC Press, USA, 2009.
    2. H. Rhee, Y. -G. June, J. -S. Lee, K. -K. Lee, J. -H. Ha, Z. H. Kim, S. -J. Jeon and M. Cho*, Femtosecond characterization of vibrational optical activity of chiral molecules. Nature 458, 310-313 (2009).
    3. K. -K. Lee, K. Park, H. Lee, Y. Noh, D. Kossowska, K. Kwak* and M. Cho*, Ultrafast fluxional exchange dynamics in electrolyte solvation sheath of lithium ion battery, Nature Comm. 8, 14658 (2017)
    4. J. -S. Park, I. -B. Lee, H. -M. Moon, J. -H. Joo, K. -H. Kim, S. -C. Hong* and M. Cho*, Label-free and live cell imaging by interferometric scattering microscopy, Chem. Sci. 9, 2690-2697 (2018)
    5. S. K. Lee, N. S. Han, T. H. Yoon* and M. Cho*, Frequency comb single-photon interferometry, Communications Physics 1, 51 (2018)
    6. P. K. Verma, A. Kundu, J.-H. Ha and M. Cho*, Water Dynamics in Cytoplasm-Like Crowded Environment Correlates with the Conformational Transition of the Macromolecular Crowder, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 138, 16081-16088 (2016)
    천철홍

    천철홍

    Organic Synthesis Laboratory LINK

    • cheon@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 319, +82-2-3290-3147
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 326, +82-2-3290-3840
    • Organic, Catalysis, Nano & materials
    Education
    • 1994.3 – 2001.2 : Korea University, B. S., Chemistry
    • 2001.3 – 2003.2 : Korea University, M. S., Organic Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Jung-Il Jin)
    • 2005.9 – 2010.6 : The University of Chicago, Ph. D., Chemistry (Research Advisor: Professor Hisashi Yamamoto)
    Careers
    • 2015.9 – present: Associate Professor at Korea University
    • 2011.9 – 2015.8 : Assistant Professor at Korea University
    • 2010.8 – 2011.8 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of California, Berkeley (Research Advisor: Professor F. Dean Toste)
    • 2010.6 – 2010.7 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, The University of Chicago (Research Advisor: Professor Hisashi Yamamoto)
    • 1995.3 – 1997.5 : Mandatory Military Service
    Research Areas
    1. Umpolung Chemistry
    2. New Applications of Boronic Acids in Organic Synthesis
    3. Total Synthesis of Alkaloids and Polyphenols
    4. Asymmetric Synthesis of Axially Chiral Natural and Unnatural Products
    Representative Publications
    1. Cho, Yeon-Ho; Lee, Chun-Young; Ha, Deok-Chan; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Cyanide as a Powerful Catalyst for Facile Preparation of 2-Substituted Benzoxazoles via Aerobic Oxidation. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 2012, 354, 2992.
    2. Lee, Chun-Young; Ahn, Su-Jin; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Protodeboronation of ortho- and para-Phenol Boronic Acids and Application to ortho and meta Functionalization of Phenols Using Boronic Acids as Blocking and Directing Groups. Journal of Organic Chemistry, 2013, 78, 12154.
    3. Lee, Chun-Young; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Diastereomeric Resolution of a Racemic Biaryl Boronic Acid and Its Application to Divergent Asymmetric Total Syntheses of Some Axially Chiral Natural Products. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 2016, 358, 549.
    4. Lee, Seong-Jong; Seo, Hong-Ahn; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Synthesis of 2-Aryl Substituted Indole-3-Acetic Acid Derivatives via Intramolecular Imino-Stetter Reaction of Aldimines with Cyanide. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 2016, 358, 1566-1570.
    5. Kim, Kyung-Hee; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Concise Asymmetric Total Synthesis of ent-Ancistrocladinium A. Advanced Synthesis & Catalysis, 2016, 358, 2883-2888.
    6. Kwon, Se Hyun; Seo, Hong-Ahn; Cheon, Cheol-Hong. Total Synthesis of Rutaecarpine and Luotonin A from an Aldiminevia via the Designed Cyclization. Organic Letters, 2106, 18, 5280-5283.
    최기항

    최기항

    Organic & Bioorganic Chemistry Laboratory LINK

    • kchoi@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 302, +82-2-3290-3141
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 551, +82-2-3290-3610
    • Organic, Biological
    Education
    • 1987 – 1991 : KAIST, B. S., Chemistry
    • 1991 – 1993 : KAIST, M. S., Biophysical Chemistry
    • 1998 – 2003 : Yale University, Ph. D., Organic Chemistry
    Careers
    • 1993 – 1998 : Research Scientist, Hanhyo Institute of Technology
    • 2003 – 2005 : Postdoctoral Scholar, Stanford University
    • 2005 – 2013 : Assistant/Associate Professor, Korea University
    • 2013 – present : Professor, Korea University
    • 2012 : Director for Public Relations, Korean Chemical Society
    • 2013 – 2015 : Associate Vice President, Office of Planning & Budget, Korea University
    Research Areas
    1. Development of organic compounds for the molecular-level study of biological phenomena (real-time monitoring of biomolecular processes; enzyme activity control)
    2. Development of spectroscopic methods for the determination of molecular structures
    Representative Publications
    1. Park, M.; Kim, S.-M.; Choi, K. Aminoindanol-based chiral derivatizing agents for the determination of the absolute configuration of carboxylic acids. Org. Biomol. Chem. 2012, 10, 8051-8054.
    2. Kim, S.-M.; Choi, K. A practical solvating agent for the chiral NMR discrimination of carboxylic acids. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 4747-4750.
    3. Han, S.-Y.; Choi, K. N-Arylcarbonylpseudoprolines as tunable chiral derivatizing agents for the determination of the absolute configuration of secondary alcohols. Eur. J. Org. Chem. 2011, 2920-2923.
    4. Shim, Y.-J.; Choi, K. Cyclic ketals of tartaric acid: Simple and tunable reagents for the determination of the absolute configuration of primary amines. Org. Lett. 2010, 12, 880-882.
    5. Khosla, C.; Watts, R. E.; Siegel, M. J.; Choi, K. Transglutaminase inhibitors and methods of use thereof. U. S. Patent 8,871,718, 2014.
    최동훈

    최동훈

    Functional Polymer Laboratory LINK

    • dhchoi8803@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 303, +82-2-3290-3140
    • Lab 1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 338, +82-2-3290-3540
    • Lab 2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 248, +82-2-3290-3593
    • Organic, Polymer, Nano & materials
    Education
    • 1984.2 Seoul National University, B. S., Textile engineering
    • 1986.2 Seoul National University, M. S., Polymer Physics
    • 1991.5 The University of Michigan, Ph. D., Polymer Chemistry
    Careers
    • 2005.3 – Present : Associate Professor and Professor at Korea University
    • 1995.3 – 2005.2 : Assistant/Associate/Full Professor at Kyoung Hee University
    • 1992.6 – 1995.2 : Senior Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
    • 1991.1 – 1992.5 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Photonics Research Laboratory, The State University of New York, Buffalo, USA.
    Research Areas
    1. Organic Semiconducting Materials : Printed active display (PAD)
      • Organic Light Emitting Materials : OLED, PLED, DLED
      • Organic Field Effect Transistor, Organic Phototransistor, Organic Photovoltaic Cell
    2. Photonic Organic Materials
      • Linear and Nonlinear Optical Materials
      • Photorefractive Organic Materials
      • NIR sensitive Holographic Materials
    3. DNA electronics, Photonics, Magnetism etc.
      • BioLED, BioFET, Biospintronics, BIOTRONICS
    4. Biophotonics, Theranostics
      • Photodynamic therapy, NIR-imaging, Biocompatible Fluorescence Nanoparticles
    Representative Publications
    1. "Chromenopyrazole-Based Bipolar Blue Host Materials for Highly Efficient Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Organic Light-Emitting Diodes" Chem. Mater., 30(15), 5005-5012. (2018)
    2. "EcoFriendly Solvent-Processed Fullerene-Free Polymer Solar Cells with over 9.7% Efficiency and Long-Term Performance Stability" Adv. Energy Mater., 7(19), 1700566. (2017)
    3. "High Aspect Ratio Conjugated Polymer Nanowires for High Performance Field-Effect Transistors and Phototransistors" ACS Nano, 9(5), 5264-5274. (2015)
    4. "Diketopyrrolopyrrole: brilliant red pigment dye-based fluorescent probes and their applications" Chem. Soc. Rev., 44, 58-77. (2015)
    5. "Template-Guided Solution-Shearing Method for Enhanced Charge Carrier Mobility in Diketopyrrolopyrrole-Based Polymer Field-Effect Transistors" Adv. Mater., 78, 1197-1205. (2014)
    6. "Novel Polymer Nanowire Crystals of Diketopyrrolopyrrole-Based Copolymer with Excellent Charge Transport Properties" Adv. Mater., 25, 4102-4106. (2013)
    7. "Unusually High-Performing Organic Field-Effect Transistors Based on π-Extended Semiconducting Porphyrins" Adv. Mater., 24, 5363-5367. (2012)
    8. "‘Cleft-form’ electrochemical anion chemosensor with amide and triazole donor groups" Tetrahedron Lett., 53, 4917-4920. (2012)
    9. "Highly Photosensitive J-Aggregated Single-Crystalline Organic Transistors" Adv. Mater., 23, 3095-3099. (2011)
    10. "2,5-Bis(2-octyldodecyl)pyrrolo[3,4-c]pyrrole-1,4-(2H,5H)-dione-Based Donor–Acceptor Alternating Copolymer Bearing 5,5′-Di(thiophen-2-yl)-2,2′-biselenophene Exhibiting 1.5 cm2·V–1·s–1 Hole Mobility in Thin-Film Transistors" J. Am. Chem. Soc,, 133, 10364-10367. (2011)
    11. "Recent progress in second-order nonlinear optical polymers and dendrimers" Progress in Polymer Science, 33, 1013-1058. (2008)"Novel Polymer Nanowire Crystals of Diketopyrrolopyrrole-Based Copolymer with Excellent Charge Transport Properties" Adv. Mater., 25, 4102-4106. (2013)
    최종호

    최종호

    Nano and Environmental Science Laboratory LINK

    • jhc@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 316, +82-2-3290-3135
    • Lab 1 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 324, +82-2-3290-3550
    • Lab 2 : Asan Science Bldg. RM 550, +82-2-3290-3617
    • Physical, Analytical, Nano & materials, Environmental
    Education
    • 1989 - 1994 : California Institute of Technology, Ph. D., Physical Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. M. Okumura
    • 1985 - 1987 : Korea Univeristy, M. S., Physical Chemistry
    • 1981 - 1985 : Korea Univeristy, B. S., Chemistry
    Careers
    • 2012.12 - 2013.11 : Visiting Professor, University of Virginia
    • 2009.2 - 2013.2 : Chairman of BK21 Division of Chemistry
    • 2006.8 - 2008.7 : Vice dean, College of Science
    • 2005.4 - 2010.3 : Director of National Research Lab.
    • 2003.2 - 2005.1 : Chairman of BK21 Division of Chemistry
    • 1999.6 – 2000.2 : Japan IMS Visiting Professor
    • 1997.3 - present : Professor of Chemistry
    • 1995.3 - 1997.2 : Postdoctoral Research Associate at USC (with Prof. H. Reisler)
    Research Areas

    Reaction dynamics of transient species. Fabrication and characterization of high-performance organic-based electronic devices

    Representative Recent Publications
    1. S.-C. Jang and J.-H. Choi*, "Probing the kinetic energy-release dynamics of H-atom products from the gas-phase reaction of O(3P) with vinyl radical C2H3", Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 2014, 16, 23679-23685.
    2. D.-K. Kim, J.-D. Oh, E.-S. Sin, H.-S. Seo, and J.-H. Choi*, "Study on copper phthalocyanine and perylene-based ambipolar organic light-emitting field-effect transistors produced using neutral beam deposition method", J. Appl. Phys. 2014, 115, 164503.
    3. J.-D. Oh, H.-S. Seo, E.-S. Sin, D.-K. Kim, Y.-G. Ha, and J.-H. Choi*, "ZrO2 dielectric-based low-voltage organic thin-film inverters", Appl. Phys. Lett. 2013, 103, 063304 .
    4. H.-S. Seo, J.-D. Oh, and J.-H. Choi*, “Organic Electronics: emerging concepts and technology. chapter 16. organic-based thin-film devices produced using the neutral cluster beam deposition method", Wiley VCH (Editor: Fabio Cicoira, Clara Santato, November 21, 2013).
    5. J.-H. Choi*, “Radical-radical reaction dynamics: a combined crossed-beam and theoretical study", Int. Rev. Phys. Chem. (Review, invited) 2006, 25, 613.
    홍창섭

    홍창섭

    Inorganic Molecular Materials Laboratory LINK

    • cshong@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 322, +82-2-3290-3138
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 336, +82-2-3290-3696
    • Inorganic, Nano & materials, Environmental, Energy
    Education
    • 1989 – 1993 : KAIST, B. S., Chemistry
    • 1993 – 1995 : KAIST, M. S., Inorganic Chemistry
    • 1995 – 1999 : KAIST, Ph. D., Inorganic Chemistry
    Careers
    • 2016.8-2017.7 : Visiting Professor, University of California, San Diego
    • 2010.3-present : Professor at Korea University
    • 2009.7-2010.7 : Visiting Professor, University of California, Berkeley
    • 2006.3-2010.2 : Associate Professor, Department of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2003.3 – 2006.2 : Assistant Professor, Department of Chemistry, Korea University
    • 2002.3 – 2003.2 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, University of California, Berkeley
    • 1999.3 – 2002.3 : Researcher, Korea Research Institute of Standards & Science
    Research Areas
    1. Porous materials for gas storage and separation, sensing, conductivity, and catalysis
    2. Molecule-based magnetic materials with single and multi-functionality
    Representative Publications
    1. Kang, D. W.; Kang, M.; Moon, M.; Kim, H.; Eom, S.; Choe, J. H.; Lee, W. R.; Hong, C. S. “PDMS-Coated Hypercrosslinked Porous Organic Polymers Modified via Double Postsynthetic Acidifications for Ammonia Capture”, Chem. Sci. 2018, 9, 6871.
    2. Kang, D. W.; Song, J. H.; Lee, K. J.; Lee, H. G.; Kim, J. E.; Lee, H. Y.; Kim, J. Y.; Hong, C. S. "A conductive porous organic polymer with superprotonic conductivity of a Nafion-type electrolyte”, J. Mater. Chem. A 2017, 5, 17492.
    3. Kang, D. W.; Lim, K. S.; Lee, K. J.; Lee, J. H.; Lee, W. R.; Song, J. H.; Yeom, K. H.; Kim, J. Y.; Hong, C. S. “Cost-Effective, High-Performance Porous-Organic-Polymer Conductors Functionalized with Sulfonic Acid via Direct Postsynthetic Substitution”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2016, 128, 16123.
    4. Lee, W. R.; Jo, H; Yang, L.-M.; Lee, H.; Ryu, D. W.; Lim, K. S.; Song, J. H.; Min, D. Y.; Han, S. S.; Seo, J. G.; Park, Y. K.; Moon, D.; Hong C. S. “Exceptional CO2 working capacity in a heterodiamine-grafted metal-organic framework”, Chem. Sci. 2015, 6, 3637 (Inside Front Cover).
    5. Phang, W. J.; Jo, H.; Lee, W. R.; Song, J. H.; Yoo, K.; Kim, B.; Hong, C. S. “Superprotonic Conductivity of a UiO-66 Framework Functionalized with Sulfonic Acid Groups by Facile Postsynthetic Oxidation”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2015, 54, 5142.
    6. Phang, W. J.; Lee, W. R.; Yoo, K.; Ryu, D. W.; Kim, B.; Hong, C. S. “pH-Dependent Proton-Conducting Behavior in a Metal-Organic Framework Material”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2014, 53, 8383.
    7. Lee, W. R.; Hwang, S. Y; Ryu, D. W.; Lim, K. S.; Han, S. S.; Moon, D.; Choi, J.; Hong, C. S. “Diamine-Functionalized Metal-Organic Framework: Exceptionally High CO2 Capacities from Ambient Air and Flue Gas, Ultrafast CO2 Uptake Rate, and Adsorption Mechanism”, Energy Environ. Sci. 2014, 7, 744.

    ADJUNCT PROFESSOR

    전승준

    전승준

    Biomolecular Spectroscopy Laboratory LINK

    • sjjeon@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 314, +822-3290-3130
    • Physical, Biological, Theoretical
    Education
    • 1978.2 Seoul National University, B. S., Chemistry
    • 1987.1 Cornell University, Ph. D., Chemistry
    Careers
    • 1998 : Visiting Scientist, UC Berkeley
    • 1989 – present : Assistant/Associate/Full Professor Korea University
    • 1987 – 1988 : Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Harvard University
    Research Areas

    Theoretical Studies on chemical and physical changes in cell

    Representative Publications
    1. A Strategy for Searching a Rare Event 2: Probability Distribution of Bindings” Seung-Joon Jeon, Bull Kor. Chem. Soc. 2014, 35, 701-702.
    2. “A Strategy for Searching a Rare Event: Interpretation by Bayes’ Theorem” Seung-Joon Jeon, Bull. Kor. Chem. Soc. 2012, 33, 31-32.
    3. "Femtosecond characterization of vibrational optical activity of chiral molecules" Hanju Rhee, Young-Gun June, Jang-Soo Lee, Kyung-Koo Lee, Jeong-Hyon Ha, Zee Hwan Kim, Seung-Joon Jeon, and Minhaeng Cho, Nature 2009, 458, 310-313
    4. "Femtosecond spectral interferometry of optical activity: Theory" Hanju Rhee, Jeong-Hyon Ha, Seung-Joon Jeon, and Minhaeng Cho, J. Chem. Phys. 2008, 129, 094507
    5. “A Two-Photon Fluorescent Probe for Lipid Raft Imaging: C-Laurdan” Hwan Myung Kim, Hyo-Jung Choo, Soon-Young Jung, Young-Gyu Ko, Won-Hwa Park, Seung-Joon Jeon, Chul Hoon Kim, Taiha Joo, and Bong Rae Cho, ChemBioChem 2007, 8, 553-559
    6. "First Hyperpolarizabilities of 1,3,5-Tricyanobenzene Derivatives. Origin of Larger for the Octupoles than Dipoles" Sang Hae Lee, Jo Ryoung Park, Mi-Yun Jeong, Hwan Myung Kim, Shaojun Li, Jongwon Song, Sihyun Ham, Seung-Joon Jeon, and Bong Rae Cho, ChemPhysChem 2006, 7, 206-212
    하덕찬

    하덕찬

    Organic Synthesis Laboratory LINK

    • dechha@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 308, +82-2-3290-3131
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 339, +82-2-3290-3546
    • Organic, Catalysis
    Education
    • 1982 - 1986 : Ohio State University, Ph. D., Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. David J. Hart
    • 1980 - 1982 : Korea University, M. S., Organic Chemistry
    • 1976 - 1980 : Korea University, B. S., Chemistry
    Careers
    • 1999.3 - present : Professor at Korea University
    • 1994.3 - 1999.2 : Associate Professor at Korea University
    • 1992.3 - 1994.2 : Assistant Professor at Korea University
    • 1989.3 - 1992.2 : Senior Research Scientist, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology
    • 1987.1-1989.2 : Postdoctoral Research Associate at Harvard University, Chemistry Department (with Prof. Elias J. Corey)
    Research Areas

    Designing organic molecules for organocatalysis for reactions like asymmetric aldol, nitroso-aldol, Michael addition, cycloaddition, anhydride desymmetrization to provide chiral molecules and the use of the products to the synthesis of biologically important small natural products.

    Representative Publications
    1. Kim, K. H.; Jeong, C.-K.; Kim, D.-H.; Ha, D.-C. "Synthesis of homologated binaphthyl N,P-ligands for Pd-catalyzed asymmetric allyic alkylation" Tetrahedron: Asymmetry 2006, 17, 1688-1692.
    2. [Kim, K. H.; Lee, S.; Lee, D.-W.; Ko, D.-H.; Ha, D.-C. "Organocatalysis Using Protonated 1,2-Diamino-1,2-diphenylethane for Asymmetric Diels-Alder Reaction" Tetrahedron Lett. 2005, 46, 5991-5994.
    3. Kim, K. H.; Lee, D.-W.;, Lee, Y.-S.; Ko, D.-H.; Ha, D.-C. "Enantioselective Oxidative Coupling of Methyl 3-Hydroxy-2-naphthoate Using Mono-N-alkylated Octahydrobinaphthyl-2,2-diamine Ligand" Tetrahedron 2004, 60, 9037-9042.
    4. Kang, S.-W.; Ko, D.-H.; Kim, K. H.; Ha, D.-C. "Highly Enantioselective Additions of Diethylzinc to Aldehydes using 2-Triflamidomethyl-2-hydroxy-1,1-binaphthyl" Org. Lett. 2003, 5, 4517-4519.
    5. Ko, D.-H.; Kim, K. H.; Ha, D.-C. "Enantioselective Additions of Diethylzinc and Diphenylzinc to Aldehydes using 2-Dialkylaminomethyl-2-hydroxy-1,1-binaphthyls" Org. Lett. 2002, 4, 3759-3762.
    한호규

    한호규

    Bioorganic Laboratory LINK

    • hogyuhan@korea.ac.kr
    • Office : Asan Science Bldg. RM 311, +82-2-3290-3134
    • Lab : Asan Science Bldg. RM 345, +82-2-3290-3549
    • Organic, Biological
    Education
    • 1987 - 1995 : California Institute of Technology, Ph. D., Chemistry Research Advisor: Prof. Peter B. Dervan
    • 1981 - 1985 : Seoul national university, B. S., Chemistry
    Careers
    • 2005.9 - present : Professor at Korea University
    • 2000.3 - 2005.2 : Associate Professor at Korea University
    • 1997.3 - 2000.2 : Assistant Professor at Korea University
    • 1994.4 - 1997.2 : Postdoctoral Research Associate at Massachusetts Institute of Technology
    Research Areas

    Synthetic and biochemical study of protein foldly probes and triggers, and DNA nanostructure

    Representative Publications
    1. K-K. Lee, E. Kim, C. Joo, J. Song, H. Han, M. Cho, “Site-selective Intramolecular Hydrogen-Bonding Interactions in Phosphorylated Serine and Threonine Dipeptides” J. Phys. Chem. B. 2008, 112, 16782-16787.
    2. K-I.Oh, J-H. Lee, C. Joo, H. Han, M. Cho, “β-Azidoalanine as an IR Probe: Application to Amyloid Aβ (16-22)” J. Phys. Chem. 2008, 112, 10352–10357.
    3. H. Rhee, J-S. Lee, J. Lee, C. Joo, H. Han, M. Cho, “Photolytic Control and Infrared Probing of Amide I Mode in the Dipeptide Backbone-Caged with the 4,5-Dimethoxy-2-nitrobenzyl Group” J. Phys. Chem. 2008, 112, 2128-2135.
    4. K-K. Lee, K-I. Oh, H. Lee, G. C. Joo, H. Han, M. Cho, "Dipeptide Structure Determination by Vibrational Circular Dichroism Combined with Quantum Chemistry Calculations" ChemPhysChem 2007, 8, 2218-2226.
    5. K-K. Lee, C. Joo, S. Yang, H. Han, M. Cho, “Phosphorylation effect on the GSSS peptide conformation in water: Infrared, vibrational circular dichroism, and circular dichroism experiments and comparisons with molecular dynamics simulations” J. Chem. Phys. 2006, 126, 235102.