Principal Investigator

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Prof. Dong Ki Yoon

Professor

Dept. of Chemistry, KAIST

Adjunct Professor

KAIST Institute for NanoCentry

nandk@kaist.ac.kr

B.S. Chemical Engineering, Yonsei Univ. (2001.02)

M.S. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST (2003, 02)

Ph.D. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST (2007.02)

Experience

2021.09 ~

Professor in Department of Chemistry

Adjunct Professor at Graduate School of Nanoscience and Technology & KAIST Institute for the NanoCentury

 

2020/09 ~ 2021.08 

Associate Professor in Department of Chemistry

2011.04 ~ 2020.08

Associate/Assistant Professor in Graduate School of Nanoscience and Technology

2009.03 ~ 2011.03

Research Associate in Dept. of Physics and LCMRC (Liquid crystal materials research center), Univ. of Colorado, Boulder

2007.03 ~ 2009.03

Senior Engineer in Advanced Process Development Team, Memory Division, Semiconductor Business, Samsung Electronics CO., LTD.

Honors

► Transdisciplinary Research Prize at the 50th anniversary of founding KAIST (2021. 05)

► Award for Advanced Research at 126th General meeting of Korean Chemical Society (2020. 10)

► Prime Minister’s Award at 53th Science Day (2020. 04)

► Merck Young Scientist Award at the 17th International Meeting on Inf. Dis. (2017), Korea (2017.08)

► MOE (Ministry of Education) Excellent basic research 50, Korea (2014.11)

► ILCS(The International Liquid Crystal Society) Early-Career Award:

The Michi Nakata Prize in the 24th International Liquid Crystal Conference (ILCC 2012), US (2012.08)

Society activity

► Associated Editor of Journal of Information Display (2020 ~ present)

► Member of Korean Chemical Society, Secretary in polymer chemistry division (2021)

► Member of Korean Information Display Society, Secretary in LC technology division (2013-present)

► Member of Korean Polymer Society, Program committee (2020~2021)

►Member of Korean Synchrotron Radiation User's Association, Secretary in SAXS division (2020-present)

►Program Committee of Ferroelectric Liquid Crystal Conference (2019, 2021)