Professor

2002.03 ~ Present Professor, Dept. of Materials science
1999.03 ~ 2002.02 Senior Research Staff Member, Magnetic Recording Technology Laboratory Fujitsu Laboratories Limited, Atsugi, Japan, 
Education
  • Material Science and Engineering, Stanford University, California, U.S.A. , Ph.D. in Materials science and Engineering specialized in Solid State Physics

EXPERIENCE

2002.03~present
Professor, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei University, Korea
1999.01~2002.02
Senior Research Staff Member, Division of Magnetic Recording Technology Laboratory, Fujitsu Limited, Japan

EDUCATION

1992.08~1999.08
Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering Specialized in Solid State Physics, Material Science and Engineering, Stanford University, California, U.S.A.

HONORS & AWARDS

2016
Distinguished Professor Award for Excellency in Research in 2015, Yonsei University, Korea
2014
The Prime Minister’s Commendation for The Excellency of Research funded by Korean Government, Korean Government, Korea
2013
The Excellency of Research funded by Korean Government, the Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning, Korea
2012
The Best Poster Award, Korean Physical Society, Korea
2012
The Best Article Award, The Korean Synchrotron Radiation User's Association, Korea
2012
The Best Article Award, Yonsei University, Korea
2006
The best lecture professor award, Yonsei University, Korea
2001
A certificate of commendation for demonstration of a magnetic recording density of 106.4 Gb/in2, Fujitsu Limited, Japan
2000
A certificate of commendation for demonstration of a magnetic recording density of 56.1 Gb/in2, Fujitsu Limited, Japan
2000
A certificate of commendation for the best patent in the second semester of 2000, Fujitsu Limited, Japan
1998
Student Award, International Magnetics Conference, IEEE Magnetics Society, U.S.A.
1991
Korean government overseas scholarship, Ministry of Education, Korea

DOMESTIC & INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY ACTIVITIES

1995~present
IEEE: Member, Education Committee Member in Magnetics Society (2014~2015)
2002~ present
Treasurer, Secretary, and Chair Seoul Chapter (2014~2016), IEEE Magnetics Society, IEEE
2002~ present
Member, Member of Editorial Committee, and
Business Director, Korean Magnetics Society:
2002~ present
Member, and Member of Editorial Committee, Korean Ceramic Society
2002~ present
Member, Korean Physical Society
2002~ present
Member, Korean Synchrotron Radiation User’s Association
2003~ present
Committee member, Nano-Technology Research Association
2005~ present
Local Advisor and Committee member, Emerging Research Device (ERD) division, International Technology Roadmap
Local Advisor and Committee member, Emerging Research Device (ERD) division, International Technology Roadmap
2010~ present
Member, American Physical Society
2013~ present
Editor, Electronic Materials Letters (impact factor: 3.977 (@ Year 2013), ISSN: 1738-8090 (print version), Springer
2013~ present
Program Member, 2017 Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials (MMM).