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Dr. Woo-Suk Jung received the Ph.D. degrees in Department of Electronics from Hoseo Univ. Korea in 2009. Continuously, he has been a post-doctoral research fellow with Electronic Materials Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea. From 2010 to 2011, he has been a post-doctoral research fellow with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto. Now his current research interests are development of energy harvesting devices and piezoelectric actuators including design, simulation, and their related circuits.
Dr. Min-Jae Lee received the B.S. degree in the Department of Mechanical System Design Engineering from Seoul National University of Science and Technology, Korea, in 2014. His research interests include the simulation and fabrication of micro- and macro-energy harvesting devices with piezoelectric and triboelectric materials.
Dr. Min-Gyu Kang received the B.S. degree in Department of Electronic Materials Engineering from University of Suwon, Korea, in 2008, and Ph.D. degree in Department of Material Science and Engineering from Korea University, Korea, in 2014. He is currently a post-doctoral research fellow with the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Virginia Tech. His current research interests are in the field of ferroelectric and piezoelectric thin films, and their application.
Hi Gyu Moon is studying for his M.S. in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Yonsei University. His research interests include the fabrication of metal oxide gas sensors and their electrical characteristics.
Dr. Seok-Jin Yoon received his Ph.D. from his Ph.D. from the Department of Electrical Engineering of Yonsei University in 1992. Now he is a principal research scientist and the head of the Smart Electronic Materials Laboratory in KIST. His research interests include piezoelectric materials, ultrasonic piezoelectric actuators, and gas sensors.
Dr. Seung-Hyub Baek received his B.S. degree from Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea in 2004, and his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA in 2007 and 2010, respectively. He served for his postdoctoral research work at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Since 2011, he has worked for KIST as a senior research scientist. His research interests include piezoelectric MEMS, ferroelectrics, multiferroics, oxide interfacial phenomenon, and thermoelectricity.
Dr. Chong-Yun Kang received his Ph.D. from the Department of Electrical Engineering of Yonsei University in 2000. Now he is a Principal Research Scientist in KIST from 2000 and a professor of KU-KIST Graduate School of Converging Science and Technology in Korea University from 2012. His research interests include smart materials and devices, expecially, piezoelectric energy harvesting and actuators, electrocaloric effect materials, and nanostructured oxide semiconductor gas sensors.