Imperial College London

ProfessorJi-SeonKim

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Solid State Physics
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7597ji-seon.kim

 
 
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Location

 

B909Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

Ji-Seon Kim is Professor of Solid State Physics and Director of the Plastic Electronics Centre for Doctoral Training (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/plastic-electronics-cdt/) at Imperial College London. She also held a Visiting Professorship in Materials Science and Engineering at KAIST, South Korea. She has previously taken up an EPSRC Advanced Research Fellowship at the University of Cambridge, obtained a PhD in Physics in 2000 under the supervision of Prof. Sir Richard Friend, was a Post-Doc in Cambridge. She is conducting scientific research as a technical consultant for Cambridge Display Technology (CDT) Ltd.

Her research focuses on the basic science and technology of Nanoscale Functional Materials such as organics, organic/inorganic hybrids, nano/biomaterials and related applications, as well as developing novel Nanometrology for these functional materials. Her research programme benefits from multidisciplinary scientific background in experimental and theoretical physics and surface/interface science, which provides a unique perspective to approach the research programme in molecular, polymeric, and hybrid electronic materials and devices. She is leading the Nanoanalysis Group (http://www.imperial.ac.uk/nanoanalysis-group), working together with industrial partners including Samsung, CSEM Brazil, KP-Tech, CDT Ltd. and NPL.

Post-doc position available: Research Associate in Organic and Hybrid Electronic Materials and Devices (deadline: 31 Jan 2019) 

http://www.imperial.ac.uk/jobs/description/NAT00348/research-associate-organic-and-hybrid-electronic-materials-and-devices

PhD projects for 2019 entry available: 

1. Flexible Organic Solar Cells utilising New Electron Acceptors

2. Organic Biosensors for Non-invasive Diagnostics

Please contact me (ji-seon.kim@imperial.ac.uk) for more details.

 

Publications

Journals

Daboczi M, Hamilton I, Xu S, et al., The origin of open-circuit voltage losses in perovskite solar cells investigated by surface photovoltage measurement, Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces, ISSN:1944-8244

Wu J, Luke J, Lee HKH, et al., 2019, Tail state limited photocurrent collection of thick photoactive layers in organic solar cells, Nature Communications, Vol:10, ISSN:2041-1723

Hamilton I, Suh M, Kim K, et al., Organic-inorganic hybrid composites as an electron injection layer in highly efficient inverted green-emitting polymer LEDs, Organic Electronics, ISSN:1566-1199

Tan E, Pappa A-M, Pitsalidis C, et al., 2019, A highly sensitive molecular structural probe applied to in-situ biosensing of metabolites using PEDOT:PSS, Biotechnology and Bioengineering, ISSN:0006-3592

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