COINS 2024

Colloid and Interface Symposium

The Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea

June 3-5, 2024

Since 2017, the Colloid and Interface Symposium (COINS) has been a premier forum for thought leaders to share their cutting-edge research. The highly anticipated COINS 2024, set to take place at the Ewha Womans University in Seoul, Korea, on June 3-5, promises to be a landmark event in the field. Building on the symposium's rich tradition, the upcoming gathering boasts an electrifying line-up of speakers at the forefront of their respective fields. These experts will not only present their latest research but also foster meaningful discussions and collaborations within a diverse audience of scholars, scientists, and industry professionals. The symposium is poised to go beyond the exchange of ideas, providing a platform for attendees to delve into the intricacies of colloid and interface science, thereby contributing to advancing knowledge and innovation in these crucial areas. The captivating talks delivered by these thought leaders are expected to showcase groundbreaking findings and inspire attendees to explore new horizons in their research endeavors.

Chair Jin Woong Kim

Supported by Penn MRSEC, Penn Center for Soft and Living Matter, Amore Pacific, Center for Polymers and Composite Materials & Research Institute for Convergence of Basic Sciences at Hanyang University, Yonsei Solar-Hydrogen Brainlink Program, National Creative Research Initiative Center for Smart Block Copolymers, Division of Colloid and Molecular Assembly, Polymer Society of Korea, Penn SAS Dean's Global Inquiries Fund, Center for Intelligent Microprocess of Pharmaceutical Synthesis, Center for Intelligent Microprocess of Pharmaceutical Synthesis 

Organizing committee Jin Woong Kim (SKKU), Wonmok Lee (Sejong University), Dong Ki Yoon (KAIST), Dong Ha Kim (Ewha Womans University), Sangheon Lee (Ewha Womans University), Hyerim Hwang (Ewha Womans University), Jin Nam (Amorepacific), Kang Hee Ku (UNIST), Se Won Bae (Jeju National University), Dong Woog Lee (UNIST), Eunji Lee (GIST), Jin Yoo (KIST), Youngho Eom (HYU), Changhyun Pang (SKKU), KyuHan kim (SeoulTech), Hyomin Lee (Postech), Shin-Hyun Kim (KAIST), Sanghyuk Wooh (CAU), Joohyung Lee (MJU), Tae Soup Shim (Ajou University), Jungwook Kim (Sogang University)


Registration fee

Early registration (April 10 - May 15)


Student/Post-doc USD TBD / KRW TBD

Registration at Here.

On-site registration


Student/Post-doc USD TBD / KRW TBD


MONDAY, June 3, 2024

1:00 PM Hyomin Lee, POSTECH


2:00 PM Daeyeon Lee, University of Pennsylvania


3:00 PM Coffee break

3:30 PM Su-Mi Hur, Chonnam National University


4:30 PM Youngho Eom, Pukyong National University 


6:00 PM Welcome Dinner

TUESDAY, June 4, 2024

8:00 AM Registration / Breakfast

8:45 AM Welcome message & opening remarks

[Session chair: TBD]

9:00 AM David Pine, New York University


5:00 PM Poster session

6:00 PM Banquet

WEDNESDAY, June 5, 2024

10:00 AM Executive meeting and group discussion

12:00 PM Lunch

5:00 PM Closing Remarks


VISA / Travel / Accommodations


ECC (Ewha Campus Complex) #301

Ewha Womans University, Seoul, South Korea