Jin Ho Kim

Jin Ho Kim

Post-Doctoral Research Associate

email jin_ho_kim@brown.edu

Current Research Interests

    1. Thermoelectrical power (TEP) generation using nanocomposites and semiconductors
    2. Chemical modification of carbon nanotubes, graphene, and graphene oxides
    3. Nanowire device optimization by contact resistance analysis
    4. Micro-/nano-fluidics for biotechnology
    5. Thermal signature reduction, electromagnetic wave and radio frequency shielding for
    military purposes using carbon nanotube/graphene/nanoparticle/nanowire-polymer nano- composite
    6. High-speed, multi-color, room temperature, uncooled, IR photodetection: Aqueous solution-based hetero-epitaxial growth of single crystalline PbS
    7. Hetero-junction Nanowire structures for spectral tunable sensing and THz generation
    8. Forensic DNA separation using nanostructures including nanopost array, nanopatterned surface, single nanopore, and nanochannel array
    9. Development of new drug delivery systems using carbon nanotube, graphene and biodegradable polymeric nanotubes
    10. Nano-BioSensor based on carbon nanotube array
    11. Nanofabrication of various kinds of nanowires, nanotubes, nanostructures, and nanoparticles: metallic, semiconducting, and polymeric nanostructures
    12. THz study on black nanostructured Si
    13. Plasmonic rectenna arrays for light detection and energy harvesting applications
    14. Nano-engineered materials for controlled thermal transport and harvesting
    15. Fabrication of large area-periodic metal nanodots arrays on plastic substrates (10 x 10 cm2 )
    16. Massively multiplexed fluorescent in-situ hybridization (MM-FISH) using nanoneedle arrays
    17. Optical Limiting

Education

  • Mar. 1993 - Feb. 2000: Ph.D., Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • Mar. 1991 - Feb. 1993: M.S. Degree, Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • Mar. 1987 - Feb. 1991: B.S. Degree, Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea

Professional Record

  • Oct. 2003 – present: Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Division of Eng., Brown University
  • Mar. 2000 – Oct. 2003: Post Doctoral Research Fellow as Lab. Manager, Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • Mar. 1991 - Feb. 1992: Teaching Assistant, Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea (Experiments in Analytical Chemistry I and II)

Publications

1. R. Osgood III, S. Giardini, J. Carlson, P. Periasamy, H. Guthrey, R. O’Hayre, M. Chin, B. Nichols, M. Dubey, G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, P. Parilla, J. Berry, D. Ginley, “Analysis of conduction and responsivity of NbOx- and NiO-based MIM diodes”, J. App. Phys., 2013, Submitted.
2. G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, A. K. Sood, N. K. Dhar, and M. Dubey, “Unleashing giant TCR from phase changes in carbon nanotube composites for EO/IR sensor applications (Invited Paper)”, SPIE Proc., 8868, 8868-23, 2013.
3. G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “Thermoelectric Response of Carbon Nanotube Films to Au-Nanoparticle Incorporation”, Mater. Res. Bull., 48, 2950, 2013.
4. F. Wahab, G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, S. Jung, K. –B. Kim, M. H. Sayyad and J. Xu, “High Seebeck coefficient in solution-grown PbS films”, J. Electron. Mater., 43, 348, 2014.
5. G. E. Fernandes, D. –J. Lee, J. H. Kim, K. –B. Kim, and J. Xu, “Infrared and Microwave Shielding of Transparent Al-doped ZnO Superlattice Grown via Atomic Layer Deposition”, J. Mater. Sci., 48, 2536, 2013.
6. W. Riedel, G. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, “TCR, responsivity, and noise properties of carbon nanotube-polymer bolometric IR detectors”, Sensors 2012
7. G. Fernandes, D. –J. Lee, J. H. Kim, S. Jung, G. –Y. Lee, F. Wahab, Y. Park, K. –B. Kim, and J. Xu, “Nano-heterogeneous structuring effects on thermal power factor and thermal conductivity”, Materials Challenges in Alternative and Renewable Energy II: Ceramic Transactions, ACerS Ceramic Transactions, Chap. 20, 2013, DOI: 10.1002/9781118585160.ch20 .
8. G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, A. K. Sood, and J. Xu, “Giant thermotransduction through phase-change in carbon nanotube polymer nanocomposites”, Adv. Funct. Mater., 23, 4678, 2013.
9. C. –H.Wu, C. Cao, J. H. Kim, C. –H. Hsu, W. D. Bowen, H. J. Wanebo, J. Xu, and J. Marshall, “Trojan-Horse Nanotube On-Command Intracellular Drug Delivery”, Nano Lett., 12, 5475, 2012. (Impact factor: 13.198, cited: )
10. S. Jung, K. –B. Kim, G. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, F. Wahab and J. Xu, “Enhanced thermoelectric power in nanopatterned carbon nanotube film”, Nanotechnology, 23, 135704, 2012.
11. J. H. Kim, G. E. Fernandes, D. Deisley, S.W. Jung, M. Jokubaitis, H. M. Kim, K. B. Kim, and J. M. Xu, “Carbon Nanotube composite for EMI shielding and Thermal Signature Reduction”, Journal of Composite Materials, 47, 119, 2013.
12. R. Osgood III, S. Giardini, J. Carlson, G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, M. Chin, B. Nichols, M. Dubey, P. Parilla, J. Berry, R. O’Hayre, D. Ginley, P. Periasamy, H. Guthrey, R. O’Hayre, and W. Buchwald, “Diode-coupled Ag nanoantennas for nanorectenna energy conversion”, Proc. SPIE, Volume 8096-35, 2011.
13. A. K. Sood, E. J. Egerton, Y. R. Puri, G. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, N. Goldsman, N. K. Dhar, P. S. Wijewarnasuriya, and B. I. Lineberry, “Carbon nanotube based microbolometer development for IR imager and sensor applications”, Proc. SPIE, Volume 8155, 815513, 2011.
14. J. H. Kim, G. Withey, C. –H. Wu, and J. Xu, “Carbon Nanotube Array for Addressable Nano-Bioelectronic Transducers”, IEEE Sensors Journal, 11, 1274, 2011.
15. V. S. Chivukula, D. Čiplys, J. H. Kim, R. Rimeika, J. M. Xu, and M. S. Shur, “Surface Acoustic Wave Response to Optical Absorption by Graphene Composite Film”, IEEE Transactions on Ultrasonics, Ferroelectrics, and Frequency Control, 59, 265, 2012.
16. H. Park, J. H. Kim, R. Beresford, and J. Xu, “Effects of electrical contacts on the giant photoconductive gain in a nanowire”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 99, 143110, 2011.
17. G. E. Fernandes, H. Park, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “Giant Photoconductivity Gain in Nanowire Photodetectors and the Effect of Photo-Modulation of Contact Injection”, CLEO, 2011.
18. G. E. Fernandes, M. B. Tzolov, J. H. Kim, Z. Liu, and J. Xu, “Infrared Photoresponses from PbS Filled Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114, 22703, 2010.
19. G. E. Fernandes1, Z. Liu, J. H. Kim, C. –H. Hsu, M. B. Tzolov, and J. Xu, “Quantum Dot/Carbon Nanotube/Silicon Double Heterojunction for Multi-Band Room Temperature Infrared Detection”, Nanotechnology, 21, 465204, 2010.
20. A. K. Sood, R. A. Richwine, Y. R. Puri, A. Akturk, N. Goldsman, S. Potbhare, G. Fernandes, C. –H. Hsu, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, N. K. Dhar, P. S. Wijewarnasuriya, and B. I. Lineberry, “Design and Development of Carbon Nanostructure based Microbolometers for IR Imagers and Sensors”, Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7679, 76791Q, 2010.
21. R. Osgood III, S. Giardini, J. Carlson, B. Kimball, M. Hoey, G. E. Fernandes, Z. Liu, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, and W. Buchwald, “Coupled, Large-Area Gold Nanowire Arrays for Nanorectenna Energy Conversion”, Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7757, 775715, 2010.
22. Č. R. Rimeika, V. Chivukula, M.S. Shur, J. H. Kim, and J.M. Xu, “Surface Acoustic Waves in Graphene Structures: Response to Ambient Humidity”, 2010 IEEE Sensors, 2010.
23. J. H. Kim, H. Park, C. –H. Hsu and J. Xu, “Facile Synthesis of Bismuth Sulfide Nanostructures and Morphology Tuning by Biomolecule”, J. Phys. Chem. C, 114, 9634-9639, 2010.
24. G. E. Fernandes, J. H. Kim, Z. Liu, J. Shainline, R. Osgood III, and J. Xu, “Using a Forest of Gold Nanowires to Reduce the Reflectivity of Silicon” , Opt. Mater., 32, 623-626, 2010.
25. H. Park, H. Shin, J. H. Kim, S. Hong, and J. Xu, “Memory effect of a single-walled carbon nanotube on nitride-oxide structure under various bias conditions”, Appl. Phys. Lett., 96, 023101, 2010.
26. Z. Liu, J. H. Kim, G. E. Fernandes, and J. Xu, “Room Temperature Photocurrent Response of PbS/InP Heterojunction”, Appl. Phys. Lett.,95, 231113, 2009.
27. N. Lebedev, S. A. Trammell, S. Tsoi, A. Spano, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, M. E. Twigg, and J. M. Schnur, “Increasing Efficiency of Photoelectronic Conversion by Encapsulation of Photosynthetic Reaction Center Proteins in Arrayed Carbon Nanotube Electrode”, Langmuir, 24, 8871, 2008.
28. G. D. Withey, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “DNA-Programmable Multiplexing for Scalable, Renewable Redox Protein Bio-Nanoelectronics”, Bioelectrochemistry”, 74, 111, 2008.
29. J. I. Yeh, A. Lazareck, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, and S. Du, “Peptide Nanowires for Coordination and Signal Transduction of Peroxidase Biosensors to Carbon Nanotube Arrays”, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 23, 568, 2007.
30. G. D. Withey, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “Wiring Efficiency of a Metallizable DNA Linker for Site-Addressable Nanobioelectronic Assembly”, Nanotechnology, 18, 424025, 2007.
31. N. Levedev, S. A. Trammell, S. Tsoi, A. Spano, J. H. Kim, J. Xu, M. E. Twigg, and J. M. Schnur, “Bio-Inspired Photo-Electronic Material Based on Photosynthetic Proteins”, Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7403, 740304, 2009.
32. J. H. Kim, Gary Withey, Jimmy Xu, “DNA-Programmed Integrated Protein-Nanoelectronic Transducer Array”, 2009 IEEE Sensors, 932-938, 2009.
33. G. E Fernandes, J. H. Kim, Z. Liu, J. Shainline, R. Osgood III, and J. Xu, “Anomalously High Refractive Index of an Array of Vertically Aligned Gold Nanopillars on Silicon”, International Quantum Electronics Conference OSA/CLEO/IQEC, JWA28, 2009.
34. H. Park, D. Han, J. H. Kim, C. –H. Hsu, H. Shin, and J. Xu, “One Material, Multiple Faces - Nanostructured Bismuth”, ECS Transactions, 25, 25-33, 2009.
35. G. Withey, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “DNA-Programmed Protein-Nanoelectronic Transducer Array”, SPIE Proceedings, Vol. 7035, 70350L, 2008.
36. J. I. Yeh, S. Du, T. Xia. A. Lazareck, J. H. Kim, J. Xu and A. E. Nel, “Coordinated Nanobiosensors for Enhanced Detection: Integration of Three Dimensional Structures to Toxicological Applications”, ECS Transactions, 3, 115, 2007.
37. A. Yin, J. H. Kim, and J. Xu, “Fabrication of Nanostructured Thin Films using Porous Alumina Templates”, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 951, E09-15, 2006.
38. H. Makamba, J. H. Kim, K. Lim, N. K. Park, J. H. Hahn, “Surface Modification of Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Microchannels”, Electrophoresis, 24, 3607, 2003.
39. Y. Park, C. Chen, K. Lim, N. Park, J. H. Kim, J. H. Hahn, “Metal Thin-Film Micropatterns Transfer on Poly(dimethylsiloxane) Substrate and its Application to Capillary Electrophoresis Electrochemical Detection in Microchip”. Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Micro Total Analysis Systems, M. A. Northrup, K. F. Jensen, D. J. Harrison, Eds., The Transducers Research Foundation, San Diego, CA, Vol. 1, pp 623−626, 2003.
40. A. R. Lim, D. H. Jeong, J. H. Kim, J. H. Hahn, “7Li and 87Rb Nuclear Magnetic Resonance in a LiRbSO4 Single Crystal with the Growth Twin Domain", J. Phys.: Condensed Matt. 13, 2025, 2001.
41. J. H. Kim and J. H. Hahn, "Surface Second-Harmonic Generation from Lipid-Polypeptide Monolayers", Proc. Symp. Laser Spectrosc. 6, 282, 1998.
42. J. H. Moon, J. H. Kim, K. –J. Kim, T. H. Kang, B. Kim, C. –H. Kim, J. H. Hahn, and J. W. Park, "Absolute Surface Density of the Amine Group on the Aminosilylated Thin Layers: UV/Vis. Spectroscopy, Second Harmonic Generation, and Synchrotron Radiation Photoelectron Spectroscopy Study", Langmuir 13, 4305, 1997.
43. S. H. Kang, J. Kim, J. H. Kim, J. H. Hahn, and K. Kim, "Syntheses, X-Ray Structures and Second Harmonic Generation Efficiencies of Fused Ring Heterocycles", Mater. Res. Bull. 32, 1127, 1997.
44. J. H. Kim, M. Kim, S. –B. Kim, and J. H. Hahn, "Temperature-Dependent Second Harmonic Generation in 6LiRbSO4 and 7LiRbSO4", Solid State Commun. 98, 241, 1996.
45. J. H. Moon, J. U. Choi, J. H. Kim, H. Chung, J. H. Hahn, S. –B. Kim, and J. W. Park, "Self-Assembly of Non-linear Optical Chromophores through Ionic Interactions", J. Mater. Chem, 6, 365, 1996.
46. J. U. Choi, C. B. Lim, J. H. Kim, T. Y. Chung, J. H. Moon, J. H. Hahn, S. –B. Kim, and J. W. Park, "Self-Assembly of Nonlinear Optical Chromophoric Layers through the Ionic Interactions", Syn. Met. 71, 1729, 1995.
47. J. W. Lee, J. H. Kim, K. S. Kim, J. H. Hahn, and J. W. Park, “Phenylhydrazine derivatives as Second Order Nonlinear Optical Materials”, Proceedings of '93 Fourth Molecular Electronics Symposium, April 21-22, Daejeon, Korea, pp. 97-99, 1993.
48. S. Kang, J. Kim, J. H. Kim, J. H. Hahn, and K. Kim, “Nonlinear Optical Properties and X-ray Crystal Structure of New Organic Nonlinear Optical Materials”, Proceedings of '93 Fourth Molecular Electronics Symposium, April 21-22, Daejeon, Korea, pp. 115-117, 1993.