Won Jong Yoo

Professor, Department of Nano Science and Engineering
Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), 2066 Seobu-ro, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, 16419, Republic of Korea.

Office : Research Complex 2, Room 83222
Tel : +82-31-290-7468
Fax : +82-31-299-4119
E-mail : yoowj@skku.edu

academic background

- Ph.D: Materials Engineering and Center for Integrated Electronics (1993)
             Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA
             Ph.D. thesis: Particle Generation in Sputtering and Reactive Ion Etching of Si and SiO2
- MS and BS: Metallurgical Engineering, Seoul National University (1984, 1982)

Professional experience

- Sungkyunkwan University, Professor, Dept of Nano-Science and Technology (since 2006)
- National University of Singapore, Associate Professor, ECE Dept (1999-2006)
- Samsung Electronics, Semiconductor R&D Center, Korea (1993-1999)

Current Research Areas

- Materials and Device Processes Using Graphene and 2 Dimensional Nano Structures
- Fabrication of Functional Devices Using 2 Dimensional Materials
- Development of Bio-Sensors Using 3 Dimensional Nanopores
- Plasma Surface Treatment of 2 Dimensional Materials

Current Main Research Topics / Program / Funding Agencies

- Atomic scale control of two-dimensional materials and multi-dimensional interfaces / Global Research Laboratory (GRL) / Ministry of Science,
  ICT & Future Planning, National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)
- Development of High Performance 3D Semiconductors / Global Frontier R&D Program / Center for Hybrid Interface Materials (HIM),
  Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning, NRF
- Standardization of graphene related materials,
  Korea Basic Science Institue(KBSI)
- Basic Science Research Program,
  National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF)

Professional Activities

- Director, BK21+ SKKU Nano-Based Convergence HRD Center (2013-2020)
- Deputy Director, SKKU Advanced Institute of Nano-Technology (2017-2018)
- Director, Samsung-SKKU Graphene/2D Center (2010-2016)
- Visiting Scientist, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (2013-2014)
- Listed on Who’s Who in Science and Engineering (since 2003)
- Senior member of IEEE: Electron Devices (since 2002)
- Member of American Physical Society, Korea Physical Society, Korea Institute of Surface Engineering, and Korean Institute of Metals and Materials