News

- [April 2020] Changmin and Dongho joined the group as new MS students. Welcome!

[March 2020] Jumi's work on LaNiO3 was featured as a KAIST Breakthrough in the 2020 Spring Newsletter issued by the College of Engineering (http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr).

 

[December 2019] Yoon received the Best Poster Award at the 2019 MRS Fall Meeting in Boston. Many congratulations!


- [November 2019] Yoon was selected as a recipient of the 2019 Global PhD Fellowship from the National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF). Many congratulations!


[November 2019] Jumi received the PACRIM11 Outstanding Paper Award at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Many congratulations!


- [September 2019] Taehun joined the group as a new MS student. Welcome!


[June 2019] Jumi received the Best Poster Award at the 22nd International Conference on Solid State Ionics. Congratulations!


 



- [May 2019] Atomic-resolution grain-boundary triple junction cake for Teachers' Day!
 
- [April 2019] Yoon received the Poster Awards at the Spring Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Congratulations!
 
- [March 2019] Younghwan and Haeseung joined the group as new MS students. Welcome on board!
     
- [March 2019] Yoon and Seungkyu's work on LaCoO3 and LaMnO3 was featured as a KAIST Breakthrough in the 2019 Spring Newsletter issued by the College of Engineering (http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr). 
   
- [February 2019] The 2019 Commencement Exercises were held in the Sports Complex (Hye-Sung (PhD), Youngjae (MS), and Ji-Sang (MS)). All the very best in their new career and future!
 
 
[January 2019] Hyewon's work on chemical ordering in Li spinel oxides was highlighted on the front cover of the 2nd issue of Advanced Functional Materials 2019.

[December 2018] Happy get-together with the alumni.
 
[December 2018] Yoon and Seungkyu's work on LaCoO3 and LaMnO3 was highlighted on the front cover of the 34th issue of Advanced Energy Materials 2018.

[November 2018] Jumi received the WISET-KCerS Young Researcher Award in addition to the Ceramography Award (second placement) at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Many congratulations!
 
 
 


[November 2018] Pilgyu's STEM work on LiFePO4 and LiCoO2 was highlighted on the inside front cover of the 45th issue of Advanced Functional Materials 2018.

- [August 2018] Hye-Sung's work on BaCeO3 was featured as a KAIST Breakthrough in the 2018 Fall Newsletter issued by the College of Engineering (http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr).


- [August 2018] Prof. Chung delivered an invited talk regarding the atomic-scale configurational control at interfaces in perovskite oxides for energy applications at the Gordon Research Conference (GRC) on Solid State Studies in Ceramics. Hye-Sung and Jumi also gave poster presentations on BaCeO3 and LaNiO3 for energy conversion. 


- [May 2018] Pilgyu and Yoon received the Best Poster Award at the 2018 International Workshop on Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM) held at University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS) in Beijing. Congratulations!


- [April 2018] Hye-Sung received the SOFC Best Oral Presentation Award (first placement) at the Spring Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Many congratulations!

 
- [February 2018] Tae Gyu, Suan, and Chang Woo joined the group as new MS students. Heeguen is another new addition for his undergraduate research this semester. Welcome on board!
 

- [February 2018] The 2018 Commencement Exercises were held in the Sports Complex at the main campus. Wishing Hyewon (PhD), Gi-Young (PhD), Seung-Yoon (PhD), Yoon (MS), Hyun Joon (MS), Seungkyu (MS), and Pilgyu (MS) all the best in their future!
 

 
- [November 2017] Hye-Sung received the Excellent Poster Award at the 3rd East-Asia Microscopy Conference (EAMC3). Congratulations!

 
- [October 2017] Jumi and Hyun Joon received the Best Ceramography Award (first placement) and the PACRIM11 Outstanding Paper Award at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Many Congratulations!

 


- [August 2017] Ji-Sang and Seung Jo joined the group as new MS/PhD students. Welcome!

- [April 2017] Hye-In received the Poster Awards at the Spring Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Congratulations!

- [February 2017] Youngjae joined the group as a new MS student. Welcome!

- [February 2017] The 2017 Commencement Exercises were held in the Sports Complex at the main campus. Wishing Seok-Young (PhD), Haribabu (PhD), Dong-Kyu (MS), and Jumi (MS) the best of luck in their new career!

- [February 2017] Hyewon's TEM work on Au thin films for CO2 reduction was highlighted on the inside front cover in the 3rd issue of Advanced Energy Materials 2017.

- [November 2016] Hye-Sung received the SOFC Best Poster Award at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Congratulations!

 
- [November 2016] Dong-Kyu and Gi-Young received the Poster Awards at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society. Congratulations!
 

 
- [October 2016] The international workshop, "EEWS 2016: Progress & Perspectives of Energy Science & Technology", was held in the KI Building with cordial participation of the students and faculty members of Graduate School of EEWS along with renowned reseachers including Profs. Yi Cui (Standford U.), William Goddard (Caltech.), Yuichi Ikuhara (U. Tokyo), Miquel Salmeron (LBL), and Mohamed Eddaoudi (KAUST).

 
- [October 2016] Hye-Sung's work on BaZrO3 and BaCeO3 was highlighted on the inside back cover of the 43rd issue of Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2016. 

- [September 2016] Pilgyu joined the group as a new MS student. Welcome!

- [March 2016] Jin Hyun's work on Cu2ZnSnSe4 was highlighted as the frontispiece in the 6th issue of Advanced Energy Materials 2016.

- [March 2016] Hyewon's work on Li(MnNi)2O4 was featured as a KAIST Breakthrough in the 2016 Spring Newsletter issued by the College of Engineering (http://breakthroughs.kaist.ac.kr) and was also introduced in the EM magazine, Microscopy and Analysis (http://www.microscopy-analysis.com/editorials/editorial-listings/tem-unravels-atom-movement).
 
 

- [March 2016] Yoon, Hyun Joon, and Seungkyu joined the group as new MS students. Welcome on board!

- [November 2015] Prof. Chung was elected as an Associate Member of the Korean Academy of Science & Technology (KAST, 한국과학기술한림원).

- [August 2015] Jumi joined the group as a new MS student. Welcome!

- [August 2015] Prof. Yuichi Ikuhara at University of Tokyo visited KAIST for the international workshop on ceramics, organized by Prof. Suk-Joong L. Kang.  In addition to him, many collegues (Prof. Wai-Yim Ching (UMKC), Prof. Jian Luo (UCSD), Prof. Klaus van Benthem (UC Davis), Prof. Katsuyuki Matsunaga (Nagoya U.) Prof. Naoya Shibata (U. Tokyo), Prof. Teruyasu Mizoguchi (U. Tokyo), Prof. Masato Yoshiya (Osaka U.), Dr. Scott Findlay (Monash U.), Dr. Young-Min Kim (KBSI), and Dr. Si-Young Choi (KIMS) got togther in Jeju for the conference, PacRim11, and made great contributions to the symposium organized by Prof. Chung.
 

- [July 2015] Dr. Wu Zhou at Oak Ridge National Lab made a visit to give a special seminar regarding his recent works on the 2D crystals.
 

- [July 2015] Hyewon received the Best Poster Award at Nano Korea 2015 (the 13th International Nanotech Symposium & Nanoconvergence Expo) held in Seoul.


- [June 2015] Hyewon's work was highlighted on the inside back cover of the 27th issue of Angewandte Chemie International Edition 2015. 

- [April 2015] Hye-Sung was selected as one of the 10th scholarship graduate students from the Kwanjeong Education Foundation (KEF, 관정 이종환 교육재단, 2015년도 제10기 관정 국내대학 대학원장학생). Congratulations!
   

(Official gathering,  July 16, 2015)


- [March 2015] Dong-Kyu joined the group as a new MS student.

- [September 2014] Jin Hyun joined the group as a new MS student.

- [December 2013] Prof. Chung was selected as a recipient (section of large-scale energy storage) of the Future 100-Technology Awards (미래 100대 기술과 주역) presented by the National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK, 한국공학한림원).

- [October 2013] Hyewon received the Best Poster Award at the Fall Meeting of the Korean Ceramic Society.