Kimoon Kim, Ph.D.

Chemistry Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), Pohang, Gyeongsangbuk-do, South Korea 
Inorganic Chemistry
"Kimoon Kim"
Distinguished University Professor
(POSTECH Fellow)
Director, Center for Smart Supramolecules
2009 - present : Distinguished University Professor (POSTECH Fellow)
2007 - 2009 : Chong Yeol Hong Professor
2004 - 2005 : Visiting scholar, Harvard University
1997 - present : Director, Center for Smart Supramolecules (CSS)
1997 - present : Professor, POSTECH
1995 - 1995 : Visiting scholar, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
1992 - 1997 : Associate Professor, POSTECH
1988 - 1992 : Assistant Professor, POSTECH
1986 - 1988 : Research Fellow, Northwestern University
1978 - 1981 : Instructor, Chonnam National University, Kwangju, Korea

Awards and Honors
The 2012 Izatt-Christensen Award, ISMSC, 2012
Earl L. Muetterties Memorial Lectureship Award, UC Berkeley, 2011
Proud Postechian Award, Postech, 2009
Best Scientist and Engineer Award, Korean Goverment, 2008
Prime Minister Prize, Science Innovation Section, NANOKOREA Awards, 2007
Named as a Outstanding Scientist , Ministry of Science and Technology , 2007
Named as a Role Model Scientist, Korea Science Foundation, 2006
The Ho-Am Prize, The Hoam Foundation, 2006
Korean Academy of Science and Technology, Fellow, elected 2003
Korea Science Prize, Korea Science & Engineering Foundation, 2002
Third World Academy of Sciences Award, Third World Academy of Sciences, 2001
Doyak Medal, The Order of Science & Technology Merit, 2001
Scientist of the Month Award : Korea Science & Engineering Foundation, 2000
Korean Academy of Science and Technology, member, elected 2000
Distingnished Research Award (Haksool sang) : Korean Chemical Society , 1999
Outstanding Research Award : Division of Inorgnic Chemistry Korean Chemical Society ,1998
Outstanding Research Award : POSTECH ,1997
Best Paper Award : Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies ,1997
Yonam Fellowship :Yonam Foundation, 1995

Editorial Board
Angewandte Chemie International Advisory Board, 2008 - present
Nano, Editorial Board, 2006 - present
ChemComm, Editorial Advisory Board, 2006 - present
Chemistry-An Asian Journal, Editorial Advisory Board, 2006 - present
CrystEngComm, Editorial Advisory Board, 2006 - present
Supramolecular Chemistry, Editorial Advisory Board, 2002 - present
Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, Associate Editor, 2002 - present
Dalton Transactions, International Advisory Editorial Board, 2000 - 2004
Crystal Engineering, Editorial Advisory Board, 1998 - present
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James Paddock Collman grad student 1986 Stanford
 (Part I: Electrocatalytic four-electron reduction of dioxygen by metalloporphyrin adsorbed on graphite ; Part II: Synthesis, characterization and electrochemistry of diruthenium cofacial porphyrin dimers)
James Arthur Ibers post-doc 1986-1988 Northwestern
George M. Whitesides research scientist 2004-2005 Harvard
 (Visiting Scholar)


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Youngjin Jeon grad student POSTECH
Eunsung Lee grad student POSTECH
Ara Lee grad student 2016- POSTECH
Hong-guen Lee grad student 2017- POSTECH
Jungseok Heo grad student 1996-2002 POSTECH
Kyeng Min Park grad student 2003-2009 POSTECH
Hyunuk Kim grad student 2004-2009 POSTECH
Kangkyun Baek grad student 2004-2010 POSTECH
Minyoung Yoon grad student 2005-2011 POSTECH
Gyeongwon Yun grad student 2008-2015 POSTECH
Jun Heuk Park grad student 2013-2015 POSTECH
Indranil Roy grad student 2010-2016 POSTECH
Sungwan Kim grad student 2014-2020 POSTECH
Gihyun Sung grad student 2014-2020
Prabhu Dhasaiyan post-doc
Suman Kr Ghosh post-doc IBS POSTECH
Rahul Dev Mukhopadhyay post-doc 2017- IBS Korea
Barun Dhara post-doc 2018-
Narayanan Selvapalam post-doc 2001-2014 IBS POSTECH
Ritesh Haldar post-doc 2015-2015 POSTECH
Gyeongwon Yun post-doc 2015-2016 Institute for Basic Research (IBS), Korea
Shrinidhi Annadka post-doc 2015-2018 IBS POSTECH
Ajaz Ahmad Dar post-doc 2016-2018 IBS POSTECH
James Murray post-doc 2016-2018 Institute for Basic Science
Tumpa Gorai post-doc 2017-2019 Institute of Basic Science, Korea


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Dhasaiyan P, Ghosh T, Lee HG, et al. (2022) Cascade reaction networks within audible sound induced transient domains in a solution. Nature Communications. 13: 2372
Lee J, Seo Y, Kang DW, et al. (2022) Reversible ammonia uptake at room temperature in a robust and tunable metal-organic framework. Rsc Advances. 12: 7605-7611
Lee HG, Kim JH, Gorai T, et al. (2022) Contagious Aggregation: Transmittable Protein Aggregation in Cellular Communities Initiated by Synthetic Cells. Journal of the American Chemical Society
Kim H, Kim H, Kim K, et al. (2021) Construction of Stable Metal-Organic Framework Platforms Embedding -Heterocyclic Carbene Metal Complexes for Selective Catalysis. Inorganic Chemistry. 60: 18687-18697
Lee A, Li M, Ko YH, et al. (2021) Visualization of lipophagy using a supramolecular FRET pair. Chemical Communications (Cambridge, England)
Kwon H, Pietrasiak E, Ohhara T, et al. (2021) Programmable Synthesis of Silver Wheels. Inorganic Chemistry
Kwon HY, Kumar Das R, Jung GT, et al. (2021) Lipid-Oriented Live-Cell Distinction of B and T Lymphocytes. Journal of the American Chemical Society
Mukhopadhyay RD, Choi S, Sen SK, et al. (2020) Transient Self-assembly Processes Operated by Gaseous Fuels under Out-of-Equilibrium Conditions. Chemistry, An Asian Journal
Hwang I, Mukhopadhyay RD, Dhasaiyan P, et al. (2020) Audible sound-controlled spatiotemporal patterns in out-of-equilibrium systems. Nature Chemistry
An J, Kim S, Shrinidhi A, et al. (2020) Purification of protein therapeutics via high-affinity supramolecular host-guest interactions. Nature Biomedical Engineering
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