M.S. Alumni

2004.02

Joo H. Kang

 B.S. (2002) Chemical Engineering / Life Science, Sogang Univ.
 M.S. (2004.02) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
A study on the enzyme assay in microfluidic channels
 Ph.D. (2008.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Assistant Professor, Biomedical Engineering, School of Life Sciences, UNIST, KOREA

2004.08

Yuheon Yi

 B.S. (1999) Electronic & Electrical Engineering, POSTECH
 M.S. (2004.08) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Microfabrication and characterization of three dimensional electrode systems for electrochemical detection
 Current Position
: Senior Engineer, Samsung Electro-Mechanics, KOREA

Ju Hun Yeon

 B.S. (2002) Microbiology, Chungnam National Univ.
 M.S. (2004.08) BioSystems, KAIST 
 Thesis Title:
Electrochemical impedance measurement of HepG2 cultured in microfabricated cell chip
 P
h.D. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Integrative Biology, UBE, KOREA

Wonjae Choi

 B.S. (2003) Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, KAIST
 M.S. (2004.08) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Development of a bio-fluidic device for optical measurement and sample pretreatment
 P
h.D. (2009.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Principal Engineer, SK Hynix, KOREA

2005.02

Yoonhee Jang

 B.S. (2002) Chemistry, KAIST
 M.S. (2005.02) BioSystems, KAIST 
 Thesis Title:
Microchip-based electrochemical immunoassay with surface-functionalized polydimethysiloxane channel
 Current Position
: Dentist

Kyu Sung Kim

 B.S. (2002) Materials Science and Engineering, Yonsei Univ.
 M.S. (2005.02) BioSystems, KAIST 
 Thesis Title:
Magnetic force-based immunoassay using superparamagnetic nanoparticles in microfluidic channel
 Current Position
: SK Hynix, KOREA

2005.08

Sungyoung Choi

 B.S. (2003) Mechanical Engineering, Hanyang Univ.
 M.S. (2005.08) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Fabrication and characterization of a trapezoidal electrode array for dielectrophoretic separation 
 P
h.D. (2009.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Biomedical Engineering, Kyung Hee University, KOREA

2006.02

Young Ki Hahn

 B.S. (2004) Chemical Engineering, Sogang Univ.
 M.S. (2006.02) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Microfluidic immunoassay for detection of allergen-specific IgE in an enhanced magnetic field gradient
 
P
h.D. (2011.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Senior Researcher, Samsung Electronics, KOREA

Minseok S. Kim

 B.S. (2003) Biomedical Engineering, Yonsei Univ.
 M.S. (2006.02) BioSystems, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Development of a microfluidic 3-dimensional cell culture platform for cell-based assays
 P
h.D. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
Assistant Professor, Dept. of New Biology, DGIST, KOREA

2007.02

Eujin Um

 B.S. (2005) Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering/ Biochemical Engineering & Biotechnology, Seoul National Univ.
 M.S. (2007.02) BioSystems, KAIST 
 Thesis Title:
Microfluidic device for droplet-based protein microencapsulation using peptide hydrogel
 
Ph.D. (2012.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Research Professor, School of Life Sciences, UNIST, KOREA

2007.08

Hyundoo Hwang

 B.S. (2006) BioSystems, KAIST
 M.S. (2007.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Optoelectronic manipulation of microparticles and blood cells using a liquid crystal display
 
P
h.D. (2010.08) Bioengineering, KAIST 
 Current Position
: Assistant Professor, Dept.of Biomedical Engineering / Sensors & Devices Group, Tecnologico de Monterrey, ITESM, MEXICO

2009.01

Myung Gwon Lee

 B.S. (2005) Electronic and Information Eng./ Bionics Eng., Chonbuk National Univ.
 
M.S. (2009.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Title:
Experimental study of inertia flows in contraction-expansion array microchannels

 Ph.D. (2012.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Team Manager, Mirae Asset Capital, KOREA

2009.08

Do-Hyun Lee

 B.S. (2008) Bioengineering, KAIST
 M.S. (2009.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Droplet manipulation using an optoelectrofluidic device integrated with microchannels
 
Ph.D. (2014.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, MIT, MA, USA

2010.01

Jaekyu Choi

 B.S. (2001) Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, KAIST
 M.S. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Spectrometric analysis using liquid metal mirrors in a microfluidic device
 Current Position
: CEO, BBB Tech 

Chae Yun Bae

 B.S. (2008) Life and Food Science, Handong Global Univ.
 M.S. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Microfluidic in vitro culture system mimicking peristaltic stimulation in bovine embryos
 
P
h.D. (2015.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA

2010.08

Fengshan Shen

 B.S. (2008) Biochemical Engineering, Yanbian Univ. of Sci. & Tech., China
 M.S. (2010.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Magnetophoretic label-free cell separation using paramagnetic solution in a microchannel
 Current Position
: Ph.D Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST

2011.01

Seyong Kwon

 B.S. (2009) Biomedical Engineering, Yonsei Univ.
 
M.S. (2011.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title: Quantum dot-based microfluidic immunohistochemistry using a parallel-sequential multiplexing method
 
Ph.D. (2016. 02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position
: Postdoctoral Fellow, School of Life Sciences, UNIST

2011.08

Younggeun Jo

 B.S. (2009) Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, Kyungpook National Univ.
 
M.S. (2011.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
Thesis Title: Magnetophoretic droplet sorting by incorporating magnetic nanoparticles
 Current Position
: Ph.D Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST

Jisun Lee

 B.S. (2009) Electrical Engineering, Ewha Womans Univ.
 
M.S. (2011.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
Thesis Title: High-throughput synthesis of multi-functional nanoscale lipid vesicles in a contraction-expansion array microchannel
 Current Position
: Ph.D. Candidate, University of British Columbia, CANADA

2012.01

Youn-Hee Park

 B.S. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 M.S. (2012.01)
Bioengineering, KAIST
 
Thesis Title: Droplet-based microfluidic synthesis of lipid vesicles containing quantum dots
 Current Position
: Ph.D. Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST

Dongsik Han

 B.S. (2010.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 M.S. (2012.01)
Bioengineering, KAIST
 
Thesis Title: Sandwich immunoassays based on the change of optoelectrofluidic pariticle mobility
 
Ph.D. (2016. 08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position: Senior Researcher, BBB Tech 

2013.02

Chang Hyun Cho

 B.S. (2011.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2013.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Assembly of hydrogel structure in a PDMS channel for intestinal microenvironment
 Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST

2013.08

Young Lee

 B.S. (2011.01) Biology, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI)
 
M.S. (2013.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
Thesis Title:
Hydrogel incorporated microfluidic device for in vitro culture and dynamic observation of human intestinal epithelial cells
 Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST 

2014.02

Jaejung Son

 B.S. (2012.01) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2014.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
Thesis Title:
Reconstruction and characterization of stacked 3D tissue using a hepatic cell-patterned hydrogel paper
 Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST 

Joong Ho Shin

 B.S. (2011.06) Bioengineering, University of California, San Diego
 
M.S. (2014.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
Thesis Title:
High-yield purification of rare blood cells by immunospecific size enhancement in an inertial microfluidic device
 
Ph.D. (2017. 02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Current Position: Senior Researcher, optoLANE Tech., KOREA 

2015.08

Jijung Lee

 B.S. (2013.08) Chem. Biomol. Eng., KAIST
 
M.S. (2015.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
On-site colorimetric detection of Escherichia coli using magnetic separation and filtration
 Current Position: AMOREPACIFIC Co., KOREA

Miran Jang

 B.S. (2013.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2015.08) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Microalgae screening in a microfluidic device to improve lipid productivity using microalgae-hydrogel capsules
 
Current Position: CELLTRION Inc., KOREA

2016.02

Hyun Ji Gi

 B.S. (2014.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2016.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Development of optoelectrofluidic on-demand printing system for hydrogel sheets
 Current Position: SAMSUNG BIOLOGICS, KOREA  

Juhwan Park

 B.S. (2014.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2016.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Pressurized multi-channel immunostrip for colorimetric detection of foodborne pathogens
 Current Position: Ph.D. Candidate, Bioengineering, KAIST 

2017.02

Hyeyun Go

 B.S. (2015.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 
M.S. (2017.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Continuous-flow optoelectrofluidic focusing and concentration of nanoparticles
 Current Position: SAMSUNG BIOEPIS, KOREA

Segi Kim

 B.S. (2015.02) Biomedical Eng., Chung-Ang Univ.
 
M.S. (2017.02) Bioengineering, KAIST
 Thesis Title:
Development of a microfluidic device operated by manual pipetting for immunohistochemistry
 Current Position: Researcher, Biological Sciences, KAIST