Professor

    Prof. Sang-Woo Kim, PhD

    School of Advanced Materials Science & Engineering,              Sungkyunkwan University, 2066 Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon, Gyeonggi-do, 440-746, KOREA

    Tel : +82-31-290-7352 / Fax : +82-31-290-7410

    E-mail: kimsw1@skku.edu

Professional Preparation

  • 2004                         :   Ph.D in Electronic Science & Engineering
                                           Kyoto University, Japan
  • 2000                         :   M.S. in Materials Science & Engineering
                                           Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology (GIST), Korea
  • 1998                         :   B.S. in Materials Science & Engineering
                                           Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Korea

Academic Appointments

  • 04/2011 -  present :   Associate Professor, SKKU Young Fellow Professor
                                           School of Materials Science and Engineering,
                                           SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT),
                                           Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea
  • 09/2009 -  03/2011 : Assistant Professor
                                           School of Materials Science and Engineering,
                                           SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT),
                                           Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea
  • 03/2005 - 08/2009 : Lecturer & Assistant Professor
                                          Kumoh National Institute of Technology,
                                          School of Advanced Materials and System Engineering, Gumi, Korea
  • 10/2004 - 02/2005 : Research Associate
                                          Nanoscience Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK
  • 04/2004 - 08/2004 : Postdoctoral Researcher
                                          Kyoto University, International Innovation Center, Kyoto, Japan

Professional Activities

He is a referee for numerous prestigious journals including Nature Nanotechnology, Nano Letters, Advanced Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Small, Crystal Growth & Design, Inorganic Chemistry, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Nanotechnology, etc.

 

  • Associate Editors Member in “Nano Energy”, Elsevier
  • Executive Advisory Board Member of “Advanced Electronic Materials”, Wiley
  • NGPT 2014 Organizing Committee Member (Atlanta)
  • 2013 MRS Spring Meeting: Session W Organizer
  • International Conference Invited Speeches over 60 times
  • Reviewer of scientific journals
    (Nature, Nature Nanotechnology, Nano Letters, Advanced Materials, Journal of the American Chemical Society, Angewante Chemi International Edition, ACS Nano, Advanced Functional Materials, Energy & Environmental Science, Small, Nanoscale, Applied Physics Letters, Journal of Physical Chemistry, Nanotechnology, etc)

Research Interests

  • Piezoelectric / Trioboelectric / Pyroelectric Nanogenerators and Hybrid Energy Systems
  • Piezotronics and Piezophototronics
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials &
    Their Novel Flexible Device Applications
  • Organic and Inorganic / Organic Hybrid Solar Cells

Honer and Awards

  • 2014 Top 50 National Basic Research Award
  • 2013 Young Researcher Award, The Korean Institute of Metals and Materials
  • 2013 Research Award of Eng., SKKU
  • 2012 National Top 100 Researches
  • 2012 SKKU Young Fellow Award, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)
  • 2007 Nuclear Award (Young Researcher Award), Korean Association of Crystal Growth