Members Energy Harvesting Laboratory

Professor

김상우

Professor

YONSEI World-Class Fellow

Department of Materials Science & Engineering

Director, Center for Human-Oriented Triboelectric Energy Harvesting

  • Office: B222, 2nd Engineering Building, 50, Yonsei-ro, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Republic of Korea

  • Tel : +82 02-2123-2836

  • E-mail : kimsw1@yonsei.ac.kr


  • ORCID : 0000-0002-0079-5806

  • Web of Science : I-7769-2014

  • H-index : 91

  • Total citation : 28858

  • Google Scholar

Education
  • 2001 - 2004  : Ph.D. in Electronic Science & Engineering
    [Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan]
  • 1998 - 2000  : M.S. in Materials Science & Engineering
    [Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, Korea]
  • 1992 - 1998 : B.S. in Materials Science & Engineering
    [Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea]
Professional Experience
  • 02/2023 - present : Professor, YONSEI World-Class Fellow
  • Department of Materials Science & Engineering,

    Director, Center for Human-oriented Triboelectric Energy Harvesting,

    Director, The National Core Materials Research Center,

    Yonsei University, Seoul 03722, Korea


  • 04/2017 - 01/2023 : Professor, SKKU Fellow
  • School of Advanced Materials Science and Engineering,

    SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT),

    Samsung Advanced Institute for Health Sciences & Technology (SAIHST),

    Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea


  • 04/2011 - 03/2017 : Associate Professor, SKKU Young Fellow Professor
  • School of Advanced Materials Science and Engineering,

    SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT),

    Institute of Basic Science (IBS),

    Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea


  • 09/2009 - 03/2011 : Assistant Professor
  • School of Advanced Materials Science and Engineering,

    SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT),

    Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Suwon, Korea


  • 03/2005 - 08/2009 : Assistant Professor
  • Kumoh National Institute of Technology,

    School of Advanced Materials and System Engineering, Gumi, Korea


  • 10/2004 - 02/2005 : Research Associate
  • Nanoscience Centre, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK


  • 04/2004 - 08/2004 : Postdoctoral Researcher
  • Kyoto University, International Innovation Center, Kyoto, Japan


Research Interests
  • Tribo/Piezotronics & Triboelectirc/Piezoelectric Nanogenerator
  • Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials
  • Human-Oriented Technology :

    - Implantable/biodegradable implantalbe medical devices

    - Pathogen Control

    - Micro Electro Mechanical Systems

    - 3rd Generation Batteries

Professional Activities
  • Member, National Academy of Engineering of Korea
  • “Advanced Electronic Materials” Executive Advisory Board
  • “Electronic Materials Letters” Editorial Committee
  • Organizing Committee Members of International Conferences
    (including NGPT 2018, Seoul etc.)
  • Reviewers (Nature, Science, Nature Materials, Nature Electronics, Nature Nanotechnology, Nature Biotechnology, Nature Biomedical Engineering, Nature Communications, Joule, Energy & Environmental Science, Science Advances, Advanced Materials, Advanced Energy Materials, Advanced Functional Materials, Materials Today, Nano Energy, ACS Nano, Nano Letters, Angewandte Chemie International Edition, JACS, Advanced Electronic Materials, etc)
  • Member (Council), The Korea Association of Crystal Growth
  • Member (Publication Committee), KIEEME
  • Member (Council), Korea Society of Optoelectronics
  • Member (Council), Transparent Oxide Semiconductor (TOS) Society, Korea
  • Member (Publication Committee), The Korean Institute of Metals and Materials
  • Member, The Korean Physical Society
  • Member, Materials Research Society, USA
  • Member, Japanese Society of Applied Physics, Japan
Honors and Awards
  • Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy Award (2023)
  • ICAE 2023 Best Contributor Award (2023) 
  • Fall Conference of the Korean Sensors Society Achievement Award (2023)
  • Yonsei Lee Youn Jae Word-Class Fellow (2023)
  • Samsung Humantech Silver Medal (with Young-Jun Kim) & Bronze Medal (with Xiangchun Meng), Samsung Electronics (2023)
  • Nano Korea 2021 Research Innovation Award (Prime Minister's Award, jointly hosted by the Ministry of Science and ICT and the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy) (2021)
  • Proud Electrical and Electronic Materials Award (2020)
  • Monthly Award for Science and Technology (Minister's Award from the Ministry of Science and ICT) (2020)
  • Sponsorship Award for Candidates of the Sungkyun Nobel Prize (2020)
  • SKKU Excellence in Research Award (2020)
  • Top 10 Nanotechnologies (jointly hosted by the Ministry of Science and ICT and the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy) (2020)
  • TBIS planerary medal lecture (2019)
  • ICAE 2019 Certificate of Appreciation (2019)
  • Basic Researcher of the Year Award (2019)
  • SKKU Fellowship (2018)
  • TBIS Plenary Medal Lecture (2018)
  • Leading 100 Technical Innovators of Korea selected by the National Academy of Engineering of Korea (2017)
  • IAAM medal 2017, Sweden (2017)
  • Samsung Humantech Gold Medal (with Hong-Joon Yoon), Samsung Electronics (2017)
  • Materials Challenges in Alternative & Renewable Energy (MCARE) 2016 Award (ACerS-KIChE) and Distinguished Lecture (2016)
  • The Republic of Korea President's Award for Scientific Excellence (2015)
  • Nano Korea Organizing Committee Chairman's Award (2015)
  • National Top 100 Research Award (2015)
  • Nano Korea Organizing Committee Chairman's Award (2015)
  • The Award of the Ministry of Science, ICT & Future Planning (National Top Research, 2014, 2015)
  • Top 50 National Basic Research Award (2014)
  • Young Researcher Award, The Korean Institute of Metals and Materials (2013)
  • SKKU Young Fellow Award, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU), Korea (2013)
  • Outstanding College of Engineering Professor Award (2013)
  • National R&D Top 100 Researcher, Ministry of Science, ICT and Future Planning (2012)
  • Who's Who in the World, 08-09 Edition, Marquis Who's Who, USA
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 08-09 Edition, Marquis Who's Who, USA
  • Nuclear Award (Young Researcher Award, 2007), Korean Association of Crystal Growth (2007)
  • Best Paper Award, IUMRS-ICA-2006 International Symposium, Jeju, Korea (2006)
  • Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 06-07 Edition, Marquis Who's Who, USA
  • Outstanding Intellectuals of the 21st Century, IBC Cambridge, UK (2000)
  • Fellowship for Researchers and Graduate Students from Abroad, ICF, Japan
Plenary, Keynote, and Invited Speeches
  • 2023 “Triboelectrification for Biomedical Applications”, EcoMat Conference 2023, Hong Kong Poly U, Hong Kong, China, Keynote Talk
  • 2022 “A New Energy Solution with Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Powering Body-implantable Electronics”, EHW 2022, Baltimore, USA, Plenary Talk
  • 2022 “Triboelectric nanogenerator as a new energy solution for body-implantable medical devices and pathogen inactivation”, NGPT 2022, Sweden, Keynote Talk (virtual)
  • 2021 “Triboelectrification for New Energy Solution and Tribotronics”, ICAMMC, India, Keynote Talk (virtual)
  • 2021 “A New Energy Solution with Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Powering Body-implantable Electronics”, 2021 MRSTIC, Taiwan, Plenary Talk (virtual)
  • 2021 “Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Powering Body-implantable Electronics”, IEEE-NEMS 2021, China, Keynote Talk (virtual)
  • 2021 “A New Energy Solution with Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Powering Body-implantable Electronics”, 2021 MRSTIC, Taiwan, Plenary Talk (virtual)
  • 2021 “Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Powering Body-implantable Electronics”, IEEE-NEMS 2021, China, Keynote Talk (virtual) \
  • 2020 “Triboelectric Nanogenerators for Powering Wearable and Body-implantable Devices”, EcoMat (Wiley), Hong Kong, Plenary Talk (virtual)
  • 2019 “Triboelectrification for Energy Harvesting and Delivery for Self-powered Human Interface Devices”, TBIS 2019, Suzhou, Plenary Talk
  • 2019 “Triboelectric Nanogenerator: Energy Harvesting and Delivery for Self-powered Electronics”, NENS 2019, Beijing, Plenary Talk