Members

Prof. Heung-Sun Sim

Education

  • 2001: KAIST (Ph.D. in Physics)

  • 1997: KAIST (M.S. in Physics)

  • 1995: KAIST (B.S. in Physics)

Employment

  • Director, SRC Center for Quantum Coherence in Condensed Matter (2016-Present).

  • Head, Mesoscopic Physics Society of Korea (2016-2021).

  • KAIST Endowed Chair Professor (2015).

  • Professor, KAIST (2004-Present).

  • Post. Doc. KIAS (2002-2004).

  • Post. Doc. Max Planck Institute for the physics of complex systems (2001-2002).

Recognition & Awards

  • Korean Scientist and Engineer of the Month (July 2021).

  • The KAISTian of the year 2019 (2020).

  • KAIST's Top 10 Research Accomplishments (2019).

  • KAIST's Top 10 Research Accomplishments (2018).

  • KAIST Academic Achievement Award (2018).

  • Presidential Citation on Science Day (2016).

  • Outstanding KIAS Alumni Award (2016).

  • Outstanding Lecture Award, College of Natural Science, KAIST (2007, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2017).

E-mail: hs_sim at kaist.ac.kr

Postdocs

Graduate Students

Wanki Park

E-mail: wanki at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Quantum pump

Hyeongseop Kim

E-mail: khs93 at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Topological Superconductor

đź‘‘ Donghoon Kim

E-mail: dhkim17 at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Conformal Field Theory, Entanglement, and Kondo Effects

June-Young M. Lee

E-mail: jy_lee at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Anyon and Entanglement

Minsoo Kim

E-mail: nijgnuy at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Kondo effect and Entanglement

Kyungtae Kim

E-mail: anyon at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Anyon and topological superconductor

Seunghun Lee

E-mail: 2seunghuns at kaist.ac.kr

Research Interest: Conformal Field Theory, Kondo Effects

Alumni

  • Tae-Wan Noh | MS. Student ('06 -'08) | taewannoh at gmail.com

  • Jaeuk Kim | PostDoc ('06-'09) | jaeukkim at postech.ac.kr

  • Weejee Cho | URP student ('07-'09) | weejeecho at gmail.com

  • Woo-Ram Lee | Ph.D. student ('05-'10) | majesty at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: University of Alabama

  • Satyabrata Adhikari | PostDoc ('10-'10) | tapisatya at gmail.com

  • Federico Muñoz-Rojas | PostDoc ('10-'10) | federico.munoz at gmail.com

  • Seok-Chan Youn | Ph.D. student ('05-'11) | scyoun at gmail.com

  • Sunghun Park | Ph.D. student ('05-'11), PostDoc ('11-'13) | shbach01 at gmail.com | Current position: Institute of Basic Science

  • Jin-Hong Park | Ph.D. student ('07-'14) | ilovesoccer at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: University of Cologne

  • Seung-Sup Lee | Ph.D. student ('06-'14), PostDoc ('14-'15) | sslee@snu.ac.kr | Current position: Seoul National University

  • Yonghoon Yoo | Ph.D. student ('11-'16) | human50 at kaist.ac.kr

  • Sang-Jun Choi | Ph.D. student ('09-'17), PostDoc ('17-'17) | Current position: Julius-Maximilians-Universität WĂĽrzburg

  • Yeje Park | PostDoc ('14-'17) | yejepark at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: December&Company

  • Gwangsu Yoo | Ph.D. student ('08-'15), PostDoc ('15-'17) | gsyooo at gmail.com | Current position: Samsung Electronics

  • Sunggeun Ryu | Ph.D. Student ('10-'17), PostDoc ('17-'19) | sunggeun at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: Institute for Cross-Disciplinary Physics and Complex Systems

  • Byeongmok Lee | Ph.D. Student ('14-'20) | qudahr1222 at kaist.ac.kr

  • Cheolhee Han | Ph.D. Student ('11-'18), PostDoc ('18-'20) | cheolhee.han89 at gmail.com | Current position: Tel Aviv University

  • Juho Choi | Ph.D. Student ('15-'21) | jhchoi1201 at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: SK Hynix

  • Jeongmin Shim | Ph.D. Student('14-'20), PostDoc ('20-'22') | twastar at kaist.ac.kr | Current position: Ludwig-Maximilians-University