(2019/12) Jaebeom Jeon, Jung-Keun Yoo, Soonmin Yim, Kiung Jeon, and Gun Ho Lee’s work “Natural-Wood-Derived Lignosulfonate Ionomer as Multifunctional Binder for High-Performance Lithium–Sulfur Battery” is accepted by ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering.

(2019/11) Hanhwi Jang receives the Yangsong Poster Paper Award in the 2019 Korean Ceramic Society Fall meeting.

(2019/11) Hunhee Lim, Min-Jae Choi ‘s work “Suppressing Interfacial Dipoles to Minimize Open-Circuit Voltage Loss in Quantum Dot PhotovoltaicsHunhee” is accepted by Advanced Energy Materials.

(2019/11) Geon Yeong Kim,  Moohyun Kim, Hunhee Lim, Tae Won Nam, and Hyeuk Jin Han’s work  “Order-of-Magnitude, Broadband-Enhanced Light Emission from Quantum Dots Assembled in Multiscale Phase-Separated Block Copolymers is accepted by Nano Leters.

(2019/10) Seunghee Cho and Hyeuk Jin Han’s study ” is accepted by ACS Applied Materials Interfaces.

(2019/09) Hongjoo shin and Hyunjin Cho join the group.

(2019/08) Seung Won Song wins global Ph.D  fellowship from the Government.

(2019/05) Jaebeom Jeon‘s study “Titanium(III) Sulfide Nanoparticles Coated with Multicomponent Oxide (Ti–S–O) as a Conductive   Polysulfide Scavenger for Lithium–Sulfur Batteries” is accepted by Electronic Materials Letters.

(2019/02) Jong Min Kim, Soonmin Yim , and Ye Ji Kim ‘s study Versatile, transferrable 3-dimensionally nanofabricated Au catalysts with high-index crystal planes for highly efficient and robust electrochemical CO2 reduction” is accepted by Journal of Materials Chemistry A.

(2019/04) Seunghee Cho receives the Best Poster Paper Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2018 Spring Meeting.

(2019/04)  Geon Yeong Kim receives the Best Poster Paper Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2018 Spring Meeting.

(2019/04) Kyeong Min  Song receives the Excellent Presentation Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2018 Spring Meeting.

(2019/03) Minjoon Kim joins the group.

(2019/03) Yemin Park joins the group.

(2018/12) Woon Ik Park‘s study “Individual Confinement of Block Copolymer Microdomains in Nanoscale Crossbar Templates” is accepted by Advanced Functional Materials.

(2018/12) Moohyun Kim receives the outstanding poster award in the IDW ’19

(2018/11) Hyeuk Jin Han won the silver medal at 14th Samsung Electro-Mechanics Best Paper Award.

(2018/11) Geon Yeong Kim receives the Best Poster Paper Award in the ENGE.

(2018/11)  Tae Won Nam receives the Best Poster Paper Award in the ENGE.

(2018/09) Hanhwi Jang  joins the group.

(2018/08) Minsoo P. Kim, Youngoh Lee, and Yoon Hyung Hur‘s study “Molecular structure engineering of dielectric fluorinated polymers for enhanced performances of triboelectric nanogenerators” is accepted by Nano Energy.

(2018/08) Kwang Min Baek‘s study “Plasmon-Enhanced Photodetection in Ferromagnet/Nonmagnet Spin Thermoelectric Structures” is accepted by Advanced Functional Materials.

(2018/08) Kwang Min Baek‘s study “Engraving High-Density Nanogaps in Gold Thin Films via Sequential Anodization and Reduction for Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Applications” is accepted by Chemistry of Materials.

(2018/07) Jung Hye Lee‘s study “Spontaneous Registration of Sub-10 Nanometer Features Based on Sub-Zero-Celsius Spin-Casting of Self-Assembling Building Blocks Directed by Chemically-Encoded Surfaces” is accepted by ACS nano.

(2018.05) Moohyun Kim receives the Best Paper Award in the 30th Phosphor Forum.

(2018/04) Yoon Hyung Hur and Seung Won Song‘s study “Thermodynamic and Kinetic Tuning of Block Copolymer Based on Random Copolymerization for High-Quality Sub-6 nm Pattern Formation” is accepted by Advanced Functional Materials.

(2018/04) Jong Min Kim receives the Best Poster Award in The Korean Electrochemical Society of 2017 Fall Meeting.

(2018/04) Tae Won Nam receives the Excellent Presentation Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2018 Spring Meeting.

(2018/04) Soonmin Yim‘s study “Nanopatterned High-Frequency Supporting Structures Stably Eliminate Substrate Effects Imposed on Two-Dimensional Semiconductors” is accepted by Nano Letters.

(2018/03) Moohyun Kim, Hyungjoon Park and Gyu Rac Lee  join the group.

(2018/02) Soonmin Yim receives the Best Poster Award at the 25th Korean Conference on Semiconductors.

(2018/02) Soonmin Yim(Bronze Medal) and Jong Min Kim(Bronze Medal) win prizes at the 24th Samsung Human Tech Paper Awards.

(2018/01) Soonmin Yim‘s study “Transferrable Plasmonic Au Thin Film Containing Sub-20nm Nanohole Array Constructed via High-resolution Polymer Self-assembly and Nanotransfer Printing” is accepted by ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.

(2017/12) Yongwon Choi‘s study “Synthesis of colloidal VO2 nanoparticles for thermochromic applications” is accepted by Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells.

(2017/11) Hyeuk Jin Han and Jae Won Jeong‘s study “Nanotransplantation Printing of Crystallographic-Orientation-controlled Single-Crystalline Nanowire Arrays on Diverse Surfaces” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2017/10) Min-Jae Choi‘s study “Extremely Small Pyrrhotite Fe7S8 Nanocrystals with Simultaneous Carbon-Encapsulation for High-Performance Na-Ion Batteries”  is accepted by Small.

(2017/10) Yoon Hyung Hur and Seung Won Song‘s study “Synthesis of Poly(styrene-b-4-(tert-butyldimethylsiloxy)styrene) Block Copolymers and Characterization of their self-assembled Patterns” is accepted by Molecular Systems Design & Engineering.

(2017/09) Byung Jun Park  joins the group.

(2017/08) Dong Min Sim and Hyeuk Jin Han‘s study “Long-Term Stable 2H-MoS2 Dispersion: Critical Role of Solvent for Simultaneous Phase Restoration and Surface Functionalization of Liquid-Exfoliated MoS2” is accepted by ACS Omega.

(2017/08) Cho, Nammyoung and Liu, Yang  join the group.

(2017/05) Yong Joo Kim‘s study “Interfacial Energy-Controlled Top Coats for Gyroid/Cylinder Phase Transitions of Polystyrene-block-polydimethylsiloxane Block Copolymer Thin Films” is accepted by ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.

(2017/03) Seunghee Yu and Hyeuk Jin Han‘s study “Aria-Selective Lift-Off Mechanism Based on Dual-Triggered Interfacial Adhesion Switching: Highly Facile Fabrication of Flexible Nanomesh Electode” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2017/03) Jung-Keun Yoo‘s study “Glyoxalated Polyacrylamide as a Covalently Attachable and Rapidly Cross-linkable Binder for Si Electrode in Lithium Ion Batteries” is accepted by Electronic Materials Letters.

(2017/03) Ye Ji Kim, Kyeong Min Song, Da Jeong Bae, and Yu Jin Han join the group.

(2017/02) Tae Won Nam receives the Excellent Poster Award at 28th Optical Society of Korea Annual Meeting.

(2017/02) Min-Jae Choi receives the Excellent Paper Award.

(2017/01) Jaesuk Choi‘s study “Interfacial Band-Edge Engineered TiO2 Protection Layer on Cu2O Photocathodes for Efficient Water Reduction Reaction” is accepted by Electronic Materials Letters.

(2016/10) Jong Min Kim‘s study Reliable Memristive-Switching Memory Devices Enabled by Densely-Packed Silver Nanocone Arrays as Electric-Field Concentrators is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2016/09) Seunghee Cho, and Geonyeong Kim join the group

(2016/07) Jong Min Kim and Yoon Hyung Hur‘s study “A Block Copolymer with an Extremely High Block-to-Block Interaction for a Significant Reduction of Line-Edge Fluctuations in Self-Assembled Patterns” is accepted by Chemistry of Materials.

(2016/07) Jae Won Jeong‘s study “Three-dimensional Cross-point Plasmonic Nano-architectures Containing Dense and Regular Hot Spots for Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Analysis” is accepted by Advanced materials.

(2016/05) Soonmin Yim‘s study “Surface-Shielding Nanostructures Derived from Self-Assembled Block Copolymers Enable Reliable Plasma Doping for Few-Layer Transition Metal Dichalcogenides” is accepted by Advanced Functional materials.

(2016/04) Tae Won Nam receives the Excellent Presentation Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2016 Spring Meeting.

(2016/02) Jongmin Kim receives the Excellent Poster Award at the 23rd Korea Conference on Semiconductors

(2016/02) Prof. Yeon Sik Jung receives the Academic Excellence Award from KAIST.

(2016/02) Jae won Jeong receives Chunghyun creativity Award.

(2016/02) Min-Jae Choi (Silver Medal) wins Samsung Human Tech Awards.

(2015/12) Prof. Yeon Sik Jung receives the 2015 Korean Government MSIP Minister’s Award for Outstanding Basic Research.

(2015/11) Jongmin Kim receives the Best Poster Award in NANOPIA 2015.

(2015-10) Dongmin Sim receives the Best Poster Award in RPGR 2015

(2015.10) Tae Won Nam’s study “Single Nanoparticle Localization in the Perforated Lamellar Phase of Self-assembled Block Copolymer Driven by Entropy Minimization” is accepted by Macromolecules.

(2015.10) Min-Jae Choi’s study (in collaboration with Prof. Byung Tae Ahn’s group and Dr. Jin Young Kim) “Highly Asymmetric n+-p Heterojunction Quantum Dot Solar Cells with Significantly Improved Charge Collection Efficiencies” is accepted by Advanced Materials.

(2015.10) Jung Hye Lee receives the Excellent Presentation Award in The Polymer Society of Korea 2015 Fall Meeting.

(2015.10) Dongmin Sim’s study (in collaboration with Prof. Seunghyup Yoo’s group) “Controlled Doping of Vacancy-Containing Few-Layer MoS2 via Highly Stable Thiol-Based Molecular Chemisorption” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2015.10) Yongjoo Kim’s study (in collaboration with Prof. Bumjoon Kim’s group) “Soft Patchy Particles of Block Copolymers from Interface-Engineered Emulsions” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2015/08) Soonmin Yim receives the Best Poster Award in International Meeting on Information Display 2015.

(2015/07) Jong Min Kim and Kwang Min Baek  win global Ph.D  fellowship from the Government.

(2015/07) A study on “Self-Extinguishing Lithium Ion Battery” was published in Nano Letters.

(2015/07) Kwang Min Baek’s study “Sequentially Self-Assembled Rings-in-Mesh Nanoplasmonic Arrays for Surface-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy” is accepted by Chemistry of Materials.

(2015/07) Min-Jae Choi receives the Excellent Poster Award in Nano Korea 2015.

(2015/07) Seungwon Song joins the group

(2015/06) Jung Hye Lee‘s study “In Situ Nano-Lithography with Sub-10 nm Resolution Realized by Thermally Assisted Spin-casting of a Self-assembling Polymer” is accepted by Advanced Materials.

(2015/04) Jung Hye Lee receives the Excellent Poster Award in Conference of the Next Generation Lithography  2015.

(2015/03)  A study on “Flexible One Diode-One Phase Change Memory Array Enabled by Block Copolymer Self-Assembly” was published in ACS Nano

(2015/03) Hyeukjin Han, Seunghee Yu and Gunho Lee  join the group.

(2014/12) Prof. Yeon Sik Jung receives the 2014 KAIST Technology Innovation Award.

(2014/11) Se Ryeun Yang receives the Excellent Poster Award in International Conference on Electronic Materials and Nanotechnology for Green Environment (ENGE) 2014.

(2014/11) Kwang Min Baek‘s study “Topographically-Designed Triboelectric Nanogenerator via Block Copolymer Self-Assembly” is accepted by Nano Letters.

(2014/11) Jae Won Jeong‘s study “High-resolution nanotransfer printing applicable to diverse surfaces” is accepted by Nature Communications.

(2014/10) Jong Min Kim‘s study “Eliminating the Trade-Off between the Throughput and Pattern Quality of Sub-15 nm Directed Self-Assembly via Warm Solvent Annealing” is accepted by Advanced Functional Materials.

(2014/09) Hunhee Lim joins the group.

(2014/06) Funnano group go to everland resort for Summer membership training.

(2014/06) Min-Jae Choi‘s study “Tailoring the PbS/metal interface in colloidal quantum dot solar cells for improvements of performance and air stability” is accepted by Energy & Environmental Science.

(2014/06) Jung-Keun Yoo‘s study “Extremely High-yield Conversion from Low-cost Sand to High-Capacity Si Electrodes for Li-ion Batteries” is accepted by Advanced Energy materials.

(2014/04) Professor Yeon Sik Jung receives Young Scientist Award in the Spring Conference of the Korean Institute of Metals and Materials.

(2014/04) Professor Yeon Sik Jung receives Wiley-PSK JPS Young Scientist Award in the Spring Meeting of the Polymer society of Korea.

(2014/04) Jong Min Kim receives the Excellent Paper Award in Conference of the next generation lithography.

(2014/04) Professor Yeon Sik Jung‘s study “Three-Dimensional Nanofabrication by Block Copolymer Self-Assembly” is accepted by Advanced Materials.

(2014/03) Kiung Jeon joins the group.

(2014/02) Jong Min Kim receives the Excellent Paper Award in the Winter Meeting of the Optical Society of Korea.

(2014/02) Jong Min Kim(master’s degree), Kwangmin Baek(master’s degree) and Tae Won Nam(undergraduate degree)  completed the whole course.

(2014/02) Funnano group go to Muju resort for winter membership training.

(2014/02) Professor Yeon Sik Jung‘s study “Long-range ordered self-assembly of novel acrylamide-based diblock copolymers” is accepted by Advanced Materials.

(2013/11) Woon Ik Park‘s study “Host-Guest Self-assembly in Block Copolymer Blends” is published by Scientific reports.

(2013/09) Professor Yeon Sik Jung has been promoted to associate professor.

(2013/09) Jae Beom Jeon joins the group.

(2013/08) Funnano group go to Gapyeong county  for summer membership training.

(2013/08)  Dong Min Sim receive a master’s degree.

(2013/07)  Yong Joo Kim and Tae Won Nam join the group.

(2013/06) Jae Won Jeong‘s study “Proximity Injection of Plasticizing Molecules to Self-Assembling Polymers” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2013/06) Jung-Keun Yoo‘s study “Porous silicon nanowires for lithium rechargeable batteries” is accepted by Nanotechnology.

(2013/06) Jaesuk Choi wins global Ph.D  fellowship from the Government.

(2013/06) Jaesuk Choi‘s study  “Localized Surface Plasmon-Enhanced Nanosensor Platform” is accepted by Nanoscale.

(2013/04) Min-Jae Choi receives the Excellent Poster Award in the Spring Meeting of the  Korean Chemical Society.

(2013/04) Dong Min Sim‘s study “Ultra-High Optical Transparency of Robust, Graded-Index, and Anti-Fogging Silica Coating ” is accepted by Advanced Optical Materials.

(2013/03) Soon min Yim  and  Se Ryeun Yang join the group.

(2013/03) Woon Ik Park‘s study “Self-assembled current-blocking nanostructures for the switching power reduction of PRAM” is accepted by ACS Nano.

(2013/02) Woon Ik Park takes a doctor’s degree,  Min-Jae Choi and Kyungho Kim receive a master’s degree.

(2013/02) Funnano group go to Young Pyeong Resort for winter membership training.

(2013/02) Woon Ik Park (Gold medal),  Jae Won Jeong (Silver Medal), and Jaesuk Choi (Honorable Prize) win Samsung Human Tech Awards.

(2012/12) Woon Ik Park wins the 2nd Prize in Dow Electronic Materials Award.

(2012/11) Woon Ik Park passes his Ph.D thesis dense.

(2012/11) Kyungho Kim & Woon Ik Park‘s study “Graphene quantum dots” is accepted by Nano Letters.

(2012/09) Woon Ik Park‘s study “Rapid directed self-assembly” is accepted by Small.

(2012/09) Jung Hye Lee joins the group.

(2012/07) Jung Keun Yoo‘s study “Hollow Si nanowires for lithium ion battery” is accepted by Advanced Materials.

(2012/06) Funnano summer travel to Jeju island

(2012/04) Kwang Min Baek wins fellowship from Kwanjeong Lee Chong-Hwan Foundation.

(2012/04) Hojun Lee & Jung Keun Yoo‘s study “Porosity-controlled CNT/PDMS nanocomposite” is accepted by Advanced Energy Materials. (Inside Cover)

(2012/03) Jae Won Jeong wins global Ph.D  fellowship from the Government.

(2012/03) Yoon Hyung Hur joins the group.

(2012/02) Woon Ik Park, Jae Won Jeong, Kyungho Kim‘s study, “Self-assembled resistive memory dots” is accepted by Nano Letters.

(2012/02) Jae Won Jeong & Woon Ik Park‘s study “sub-10 nm nano-transfer printing” is accepted by Advanced Materials.