Ph.D. Candidates

Seokmin Hahm
Contact  smhahm at kaist.ac.kr
Education   B.S. in Polymer Engineering, Sungkyunkwan Univ.
M.S. in Polymer Engineering, Sungkyunkwan Univ.
Research Interest      Polymer Functional Nanomaterials

Taesu Kim
Contact  smartkts at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2012 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2013-Present : Integrated Ph.D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Stability of Polymer Solar Cells
- "Flexible, Highly Efficient All-Polymer Solar Cells", Nat. Commun. (2015) 6, 8547

Seung Bin Park
Contact  wmaster1 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   B.S. in Applied Chemical Engineering, Chonnam Nat. Univ.
M.S. in Applied Chemical Engineering, Chonnam Nat. Univ.
Research Interest      Polymer nanocomposite

Changyeon Lee
Contact  changyeon at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2012 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Hanyang Nat. Univ.
2014 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2014-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Conjugated Materials, Organic Electronics
- "High-Performance All-Polymer Solar Cells Via Side-Chain Engineering of the Polymer Acceptor", Adv. Mater. (2015) 27, 2466.

Kang Hee Ku
Contact  kanghee89 at kaist.ac.kr / Webpage
Education   2012 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2014 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015.06 - 2016.02 : Visiting Scholar in U.C. Santa Barbara, USA (Advisor: Prof. Craig J. Hawker)
2014-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Polymer-based Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials
- ”°Size-controlled nanoparticle-guided assembly of block copolymers for convex lens-shaped particles”± JACS (2014) 136, 28, 9982
- Award : Best Master Degree Award, The Polymer Society of Korea (2015)

Jae Man Shin
Contact   jmshin90 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2013 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2013-Present : Integrated Ph.D. Candiddate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Generation and Application of Functional Block Copolymer Particles
- "Monodisperse Nanostructured Spheres of Block Copolymers and Nanoparticles via Cross-Flow Membrane Emulsification" Chemistry of Materials (2015) 27, 18, 6314

Junhyuk Lee
Contact  ljh8335 at kaist.ac.kr / Researchgate
Education   2013 : B.S. in Dept. of Advanced Chemical Engineering, UNIST
2015 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Stimuli-Responsive Polymer-based Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials
- "Colorimetric Thermometer from Graphene Oxide Platform Integrated with Red, Green, and Blue Emitting, Responsive Block Copolymers", Chem. Mater. (2016) 28, 3446

Jinseong Kim
Contact  jinseong at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2013 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Conjugated Polymer Synthesis & Assembly
- "Tuning Mechanical and Opto-Electrical Properties of Poly(3-hexylthiophene) Through Systematic Regioregularity Control", Macromolecules (2015) 48 (13), 4339

Chan Ho Park
Contact  bch322 at kaist.ac.kr / Webpage
Education   2013 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2015-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Polymer-based Functional Hybrid Nanomaterials
- ”°Fluorescent Block Copolymer-MoS2 Nanocomposites for Real-Time Photothermal Heating and Imaging”± Advanced Functional Materials (2017)
- Award : Oral Presentation Award, The 5th Graduate Students Symposium, KAIST

Seonghan Lee
Contact  begood5937 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2008 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Seoul Nat. Univ.
2011 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Seoul Nat. Univ.
2015-Present : Ph.D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2011-Present : Research engineer in ENF Technology
Research Interest      Sterically Stabilized Colloids

Sang Woo Kim
Contact  mr2368 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2013 : B.S. in Dept. of Advanced Materials Engineering, Kongju Nat. Univ.
2015 : B.S. in Dept, of Advanced Materials Engineering, Kongju Nat. Univ.
2015-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Conjugated Organic Solar Cell
- "Graphite/Silicon Hybrid Electrodes using a 3D Current Collector for Flexible Batteries" Adv. Mater. (2014) 26, 2977

Chanhwa Huh
Contact  huh1122 at lottechem.com
Education   B.S. in Dept. of Chemistry, Pusan Nat. Univ.
M.S. in Dept. of Chemistry, Pusan Nat. Univ.
Research Interest      Polymer Functional Nanomaterials

Dongseok Hahm
Contact  dsham at kaist.ac.kr
Education   B.S. in Dept. of Fine Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, Chungnam Nat. Univ.
M.S. in Dept. of Environmental Science and Engineering, POSTECH
Research Interest      Roll to Roll Wet Coating Process

Hong Jin Lim
Contact  polysyn3783 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   B.S. in Dept. of Chemical & Biological Engineering, Chonbuk Nat. Univ.
M.S. in Dept. of Advanced Materials Engineering, Korea Univ.
Research Interest      Polymer Nanoparticle and Inorganic Hybrid Materials

Joonhyeong Choi
Contact  jhchoi89 at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2014 : B.S in Dept. of Textile Engineering, Konkuk Univ.
2016 : M.S in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Organic Materials for OPVs
- "Importance of Electron Transport Ability in Naphthalene Diimide-Based Polymer Acceptors for High-Performance, Additive-Free, All-Polymer Solar Cells" Chem. Mater. (2015) 27 (15), pp 5230

Youngkwon Kim
Contact  kotobugi at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2014 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Synthesis of Fullerene Derivatives for OPVs / Conjugated Polymer Based Block Copolymer and Solution-assembly
- "Architectural Effects on Solution Self-Assembly of Poly(3-hexylthiophene)-Based Graft Copolymers", Accepted in ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2017)

Young Woong Kim
Contact  youngwoongkim at kaist.ac.kr
Education   2014 : B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Pusan Nat. Univ.
2016 : M.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016-Present : Ph. D. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Organic materials for organic optoelectronic devices
- ”°Terpolymer Approach for Controlling the Crystalline Behavior of Naphthalene Diimide-based Polymer Acceptors and Enhancing the Performance of All-Polymer Solar Cells”±, Polymer Journal (2016) 48, 517
M.S. Candidates

Hoseon You
Contacthsyou at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2016 : B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Chungnam Nat. Univ.
2016-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    All-Polymer Solar Cell & Conjugated Polymer Synthesis

Youngjun Lee
Contactdff05 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2016 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Yonsei Univ.
2016-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Polymer-Based Functional Nanoparticles

Hyeonjung Park
Contactparkhj99 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2016 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Conjugated Polymer

Minseok Kim
Contactarvid at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2016 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2016-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Conjugated Materials, Organic Electronics

Dongwook Kim
Contactred4100 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2016 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Chung-Ang University
2016-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest      Organic Thin Film Transistor

Seungjin Lee
Contact332sjin at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan Univ.
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Organic Solar Cell

Junghun Han
Contactwjdgns2115 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Sungkyunkwan Univ.
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Conjugated Polymer

Changkyun Kim
Contactwizard0418 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemistry, POSTECH
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Organic Solar Cell

Jin Su Park
Contactjsp8240 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    All-Polymer Solar Cells

Mobeom Koo
Contactmbkoo at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Inha Univ.
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Perovskite Solar Cells

Meng Xu
Contactmengx1995 at kaist.ac.kr
Education 2017 : B.S. in Dept. of Polymer Materials and Engineering, Central South University
2017-Present : M.S. Candidate in Dept. of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST
Research Interest    Polymer-Based Functional Nanoparticles