Ji-Hee Kim, Ph. D.



CONTACT INFORMATION:

Research Professor
Center for Integrated Nanostructure Physics (CINAP)
Institute for Basic Science (IBS)
Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, 440-746, Republic of Korea

withphys@gmail.com



EDUCATION:
2007 – 2011 Doctor of Science: February 2011
 Dept. of Physics, Chungnam National University
 Advisor: Prof. Ki-Ju Yee
 Development of novel femtosecond time-resolved spectroscopy and super-sensitive Raman techinique
 Dissertation Title: Coherent Phonon Oscillations and Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics in Graphitic Materials

2005 – 2007 Master of Science: February 2007
 Dept. of Physics, Chungnam National University
 Advisor: Prof. Ki-Ju Yee
 Control and analysis of electronic and chiral structure of nanomaterials by using femtosecond laser technique
 Thesis Title: Chirality-Assignment and Chirality-Selective Excitation methods in Single-walled Carbon nanotubes by using Femtosecond Pulse Laser

2000 – 2005 Bachelor of Science: February 2005
 Dept. of Physics, Chungnam National University
 Major: Physics

RESEARCH EXPERIENCE:
2013 - present  Research Professor
Center for Integrated Nanostructure Physics (CINAP)
Institute for Basic Science (IBS)
Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Republic of Korea
  • Femtosecond carrier dynamics in 2D materials and other nanomaterials
  • Multiparicle interactions in nanomaterials (ex. carrier multiplication)
  • Nonlinear and ultrafast optical properties in solids
  • Correlation nanoscopy using femtosecond laser

2011 - 2013  Postdoctoral Research Associate
      National High Magnetic Field Laboratory, Tallahassee, FL USA
      Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Rice University, Houston, TX USA
      Advisor: prof. Junichiro Kono
  • Many-body processes of 2D excitons in high magnetic field
  • Coherent phonon spectroscopy in carbon nanotubes and graphene
  • Ultrafast carrier dynamics in carbon nanotubes and graphene
RESEARCH AWARDS:
2015     WISET-IEIE Young Women Researcher Award
2008     National Research Fellowship for Science and Engineering Graduates
2008     Best Poster Award, Asian Magnetics Conference
2007     Natioanl Research Fellowship for Science and Engineering Graduates 
2006     Best Presentation Award, Korean Physical Society
2005     Graduate Student Research Enhancement Award, Chungnam National University