Ketack Kim's Laboratory, Dept. of Chem & Energy Engineering, Sangmyung Univ., Seoul

People im my lab
Welcome to Ketack Kim's laboratory!
We are working on materials for energy devices.

Research Area
  1. Electrolytes for energy storage devices including Li-ion batteries, super capacitors, Zn-air batteries, flow batteries and so on.
  2. Electrochemical analysis
  3. Enviromental problems casued by particulate matter and CO2
Work experience
Sangmyung University, Dept of Chem. & Energy Engineering, 2011-  Associate Professor. 
Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute, Battery Reserach Center, Senior Researcher, 2005-2011
Gerogia Institute of Technology, Postdoctoral Fellow, 2002-2005

University at Buffao, PhD. 2002

Department of Chemistry & Energy Engineering, Sangmyung University, Seoul 03016, Republic of Korea
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Phone) 02-781-7508

Recent Publications

  1. Jeehoon Hong, Ketack Kim, " Neural red and ferroin as reversible and rapid redox materials for redox flow batteries, ChemSusChem, in press.
  2. Sieun park, Seok-Won Kang, Ketack Kim, " Competition between ionic adsorption and desorption on electrochemical double layer capacitor electrodes in acetonitrile solution at different currents and temperatures" Journal of Power Sources, 2017, 372, 8.
  3. Sieun Park, Ketack Kim, "Tetramethylammonim tetrafluoroborate: The smallest quaternary ammonium tetrafluoroborte salt for use in electrochemical double layer capacitors" Journal of Power Sources, 2017, 338, 129.
  4. Boyeong Hwang, Eun-Suok Oh, Ketack Kim, " Observation of electrochemical reactions at Zn electrodes in Zn-air secondary batteries" Electrochimica Acta 2016, 216, 484
  5. Junghye Lee, Boyeong Hwang, Min-sik Park, Ketack Kim, "Improved reversibility of Zn anodes for rechargeable Zn-air battereis by using alkoxide and acetate ions" Electrochimica Acta 2016, 199, 164
  6. Taihee han, Min-Sik Park, Jeonghun Kim, Jung Ho Kim, Ketack Kim, "The Smallest Quaternary Ammonium Salts with Ether Group for High-performance Electrochemical Double Layer Capacitors" Chemical Science 2016, 7, 1791
  7. Byunghyun Hwang, Min-Sik Park, Ketack Kim, "Ferrocene and Cobaltocene Derivatives for Non-Aqueous Redox Flow Battries" ChemSusChem 2015, 8, 310
  8. Ar Reum Koh, Byunghyun Hwang, Kwang Chul Roh, Ketack Kim, " The effect of the ionic size of small quaternary ammonium BF4 salts on electrochemical double layer capacitors" PCCP 2014, 16, 15146
  9. Ketack Kim, Young-Hyun Cho, Heon-Cheol Shin, "1-Ethyl-1-methyl piperidinium bis(trifluoromethanesulfony)imide as a co-solvent in Li-ion batteries" Journal of Power Sources 2013, 225, 113