Former Graduate Students

Yubin Kim

CD Microfluidics, Nanolithography

  • Combined M.S & Ph.D. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2013 ~ 2019)

  • B.S., Biomedical science and Nanochemical science, UNIST, Korea (2013)

  • E-mail : luckydbqls@gmail.com

  • Working in startup 'LOAD Korea'

 

Yang-Seok Park

Nano Science and Technology

  • Combined M.S & Ph.D. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2013 ~ 2019)

  • B.S., Biomedical science and Advanced Chemical Engineering, UNIST, Korea (2013)

  • E-mail : platina_ys@naver.com

  • Working in SAMSUNG ELECTRO-MECHANICS.

Chi-Ju Kim

Circulating tumor cells isolation, Microfluidics

  • Combined M.S & Ph.D. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2013 ~ 2019)

  • B.S., Bioengineering and Biomedical science, UNIST, Korea (2013)

  • E-mail : chijukim1@unist.ac.kr

  • Currently working as a Postdoctoral fellow at IBS CSLM

Tae-Hyeong Kim, PhD 

CD Microfluidics, Cell Separation

  • Post-Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2014~2017)

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, UNIST, Korea (2014)

  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2009)

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2007)

  • E-mail: thkim0214@unist.ac.kr

  • Currently working as a Postdoctoral fellow at Toronto University (@ Wheeler microfluidic lab)

Changsik Shin, PhD

Dendritic Cells, Microfluidics

  • Research Fellow,  IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter, UNIST (2016)

  • PhD., FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2016)

  • Combined M.S & Ph.D. @ DISNI Lab, Life Science, UNIST (2009~2015)

  • B.S., Premedicine, The Pennsylvania State Unversity, Pennsylvania, USA (2009)

  • E-mail: mantis3@unist.ac.kr

  • Currently working as a Postdoctoral fellow at Pennsylvania State Unversity

Dong Yeob Ki

Platelet isolation on a CD

  • Researcher @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2018 ~ Present)

  • M.S @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2016 ~ 2018)

  • B.S., Medical Technology, University of Santo Tomas, Philippines (2015)

  • E-mail: dykee2016@unist.ac.kr

  • Working in Genoss Co., Ltd.

 

Hye-Yeon H

Nanofluidics for bacteria detection, Bacteria motility

  • Researcher @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2011 ~ 2016)​

  • M.S @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2013)

  • B.S., Chemistry, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2013)

  • E-mail : hhy4926@hanmail.net

  • Working in Korea Institute of Patent Information

 

JaRyoung Han 

CD Microfluidics, Electrochemical detection

  • Researchers in Korea Gas Corporation (2015 ~ present)

  • M.S @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2014)

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2012)

  • E-mail : forori@hanmail.net

  • Working in Korea Gas Coroporation

 

Younglim Lee (Ada Lee)

CD Microfluidics, Rare Cell Isolation

  • Staff in CELLTRION, INC

  • Researcher @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2014 )

  • M.S., Bioengineering, UNIST (2014)

  • B.S., Biochemistry and Molecular Biophysics, The Univ. of Arizona, USA (2011)

  • E-mail : ada0713@gmail.com

  • Working in Samsung Bioepis Co., Ltd.

Ji-woon Park

CD microfluidics, Biochemistry

  • M.S.,Bioengineering, UNIST (2011)

  • B.S., Biotechnology, Ajou Univ.(2008)

  • E-mail : jwpark@unist.ac.kr

  • Ph.D students in Seoul Nat. University

Former Post Doctors and Researchers

Jung Min Oh 

Electrowetting, Superhydrophobicity, Electrokinetic flow, Ionic liquid 

  • Post Doc. @ IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter (2015~2018)

  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, POSTECH, Korea (2002)

  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, POSTECH, Korea (1997)

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, POSTECH, Korea ( 1995)

  • E-mail : jmo0902@gmail.com

 

Shreedhar Gautam 

Nanomaterials, Plasmonic Biosensor Devices

  • Researcher @ Fruits Lab, Institute of Basic Science, Center for soft and living matter (2017 ~2018)

  • M.S.: Chemical Engineering, KAIST (2016)

  • B.S.:  Chemical Engineering, KAIST (2014)

  • Email: shreedhargtm@gmail.com

Al-Monsur Jiaul Haque

Electrochemistry, Surface Functionalization, Nanomaterials, Biosensors

  • Post Doc. @ IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter (2016~2018)

  • PhD, Electrochemistry and Biosensors, Incheon Nat. Univ., Korea (2012)

  • M.Sc., Physical Chemistry, Shahjalal Univ. of Sci. and Tech., Bangladesh (2006)

  • B.Sc., Chemistry, Shahjalal Univ. of Sci. and Tech., Bangladesh (2005)

  • Email: amjhaque@gmail.com

 

Badri. L. Aekbote

Cell to Cell interaction in microfluidics using biophysical methods

  • Post Doc. @ IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter (2016 ~ 2018)

  • Ph.D., Nanobiotechnology, Biological Research Centre, University of Szeged,Hungary.(2015)

  • M.S., Biotechnology, University of Mysore., Mysore, Karnataka, India (2003)

  • B.S., Biochemistry, Botany and Microbiology, University of Mysore., Mysore, Karnataka., India (2000)

  • E-mail : badri@unist.ac.kr

 

Tae-Eon Kim 

Dendritic cells migration, microfluidic chip

  • Researcher @ Fruits Lab, Institute of Basic Science, Center for soft and living matter (2016 ~ present)

  • M.S., Biochemistry, College of Medicine, Dong-A Univ., Korea (2015)

  • B.S., Chemistry, Busan Nat. Univ., Korea (2011)

  • E-mail : taeeon666@gmail.com

 

Eujin Um 

Cell biology within a precisely controlled microenvironment, Multiphase microfluidics

  • Post Doc. @ IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter (2015~2017)

  • Ph.D., Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST, Korea (2012)

  • M.S., Bio and Brain Engineering, KAIST, Korea  (2007)

  • B.S., Mecahanical and Aerospace Engineering, Korea (2005)

  • E-mail : eujinum@gmail.com

Tae-Hyeong Kim 

CD Microfluidics, Cell Separation

  • Post Doc.@ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2014~2017)

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, UNIST, Korea (2014)

  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2009)​

  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Kyungpook Nat. Univ., Korea (2007)

  • E-mail : thkim0214@unist.ac.kr

 

Changsik Shin

Dendiritic Cells, Microfluidics

  • Research Fellow,  IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter, UNIST (2016)

  • PhD., RUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2016)

  • Combined M.S & Ph.D. @ DISNI Lab, Life Science, UNIST (2009~2015)

  • B.S., Premedicine, The Pennsylvania State Unversity, Pennsylvania, USA (2009)

  • E-mail : mantis3@unist.ac.kr

 

Chandini C Mohan 

Molecular analysis of exosomes, Lab chip

  • Research Fellow,  IBS Center for Soft and Living Matter, UNIST (2015~2016.03)

  • PhD., Nano bioengineering, Amrita University, Kochi, Kerala, India (2014)

  • MSc. Biotechnology, Cochin University of Science & Technology, Kerala, India (2008)

  • BSc., Zoology, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kerala  India (2006)

  • E-mail : moonlitecm@gmail.com

Yeonhee Kim 

Tissue Engineering, Regenerative Medicine, Microfluidics , Biomedical Engineering

  • Post Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2014 ~ 2015)

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech., Blacksburg, VA, USA (2010)

  • M.S. Chemical Engineering, Pusan Nat. Univ., Busan, Korea (2005)

  • B.S. Chemical Engineering, Pusan Nat. Univ., Busan, Korea (2003)E-mail : yhkim12@unist.ac.kr

Won Seok Lee

Nano-Sensor

  • Researcher in Agency for Defense Development (ADD) (present)

  • Researcher @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2012~2014)

  • M.S., Mechanical  Engineering, KAIST, Korea (2012)

  • B.S., Mechatronics Engineering, Korea Univ. of Tech. and Edu., Korea (2010)

  • E-mail : leewseok@unist.ac.kr

Cédric Bathany 

Aqueous Two Phase System, On-Chip Cell Isolation, Microfluidics

  • Post Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2012-2014)

  • Ph.D., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, State Univ. of New York, USA (2012)

  • M.S., Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Univ. de Tech. de Troyes, France (2007)

  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Univ. de Tech. de Troyes, France (2006)

  • E-mail : cedbathany@gmail.com

Kameel Abi-Samra

CD Microfluidics, Paper Microfluidics

  • Product Development Engineer, Ra Medical Systems, San Diego (Present)

  • Post Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2013)

  • Ph.D., Biomedical Engineering, Univ. of California, Irvine, USA (2013)

  • M.S., Biomedical Engineering, Univ. of California, Irvine, USA (2009)

  • B.S., Bioengineering: Pre-medicine, Univ. of California, San Diego, USA (2007)

  • E-mail : kabisamra@gmail.com

Chang Kyu Byun

Aqueous Two Phase System

  • Post Doc., Biomedical Engineering, Univ. of Michigan (Present)

  • Post Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2010 ~ 2013)

  • Ph.D., Analytical Chemistry, Texas Tech. Univ., USA (2010)

  • M.S., Analytical Chemistry, Yonsei Univ., Korea (1997)

  • B.S., Chemistry, Yonsei Univ., Korea (1995)

  • E-mail : byunck@gmail.com

Hyundoo Hwang

Optoelectrofluidics, Cell-based microsystems,Microelectronic device, Cell Chip

Brendan Leung

Aqueous Two Phase System, Cell Chips

Toshiyuki Yagushi

Aqueous Two Phase System, Cell to Cell Communication in Bacteria System

  • Assit. Professor, Nagoya Institute of Technology (Present)

  • Post Doc. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2010 ~)

  • Research fellow, University of Michigan Medical School, Michigan, U.S.A. (2009~2010)

  • Ph.D., Electronics and information engineering,Tokyo Denki University (2008)

  • E-mail : toshi.yagu@gmail.com

Dong-kyu Park

Nanofabrication

  • Research Staff, Nanofabrication center, UCRF, UNIST (Present)

  • Researcher. @ FRUITS Lab, Biomedical Engineering, UNIST (2009 ~ 2011)

  • E-mail : stone419@unist.ac.k

Former Visiting Graduate Students

  • Michael Vincent(LSU, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2013 Fall

  • Franklin Uba(UNC, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2013 Fall

  • Christian Mendoza(UC-Irvine,USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2012 Summer

  • Michael Vincent(LSU, USA) NSF Fellow, 2012 Summer

  • Kameel Abi-Samra(UC-Irvine, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2012 Spring

  • Salar Soroori, Giulia Canton, Kameel Abi-Samra(UC-Irvine, USA) Graduate joint research, 2011 Fall

  • Swati Sharma(UC Irvine, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2011 Summer

  • Nyote Oliver(LSU,USA) NSF Fellow, 2011 Sumer

  • Franklin Uba(UNC, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2011 Spring & Summer

  • Kammel Abi-Samra, Mary Amasia(UC Irvine, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2010 Fall

  • Rodrigo Martinez, Robert Gorkin(UC Irvine, USA) Graduate Joint Research, 2009 fall