Group Photos

Administrative Assistant

Ms. Minjung Choi

    E-mail: alswjdvv [at]

    Hometown: Republic of Korea

   Joined group: 02/2017

 2012 - BA, Art-history, Miyongji University

Postdoctoral Fellows

Sang Hyun Je

ResearcherID: D-7022-2015

E-mail: shje9 [at]
Hometown: Republic of Korea
Joined group: 03/2012

2011 - B.Sc in Chemical Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University
2016 - PhD in EEWS, KAIST

Research Interests: Porous Polymers, CO2 Capture, Organic Rechargeable Batteries

PhD Students

Taewoo Kwon

ResearcherID: D-6898-2015
 E-mail: taewookwon [at]
 Hometown: Republic of Korea
 Joined group: 09/2012

2011 - B.Sc. in Nanomaterials Engineering, Pusan National University
2014- M.Sc., Graduate School of EEWS, KAIST 

Research Interests: Polymer Synthesis, Lithium Ion Batteries, Covalent Organic Frameworks

Yearin Byun

E-mail: ybyun [at]  
Hometown: Republic of Korea
Joined group: 03/2013
2012 - B.Sc. in Chemistry, University of Maryland, College Park 
2015 - M.Sc., Graduate School of EEWS, KAIST

Research Interests: Porous Polymers, CO2 Capture &  Conversion, Gas Separation Membranes 

Kyung Seob Song

ResearcherID: D-8899-2015
E-mail: aeion [at]  
Hometown: Republic of Korea
Joined group: 03/2014

2013 - B.Sc. in Chemical Engineering, Chungnam National University 

Research Interests: Porous Polymers, CO2&H2 Storage, Porous Carbon materials 

Sungyoon Kim 
E-mail: mybogish [at]
Hometown: Republic of Korea
Joined group: 09/2016

2014 - B.Sc. in Chemistry, KAIST

Research Interests: Bio-based polymers, porous polymer synthesis, CO2 capture storage and conversion 

ResearcherID: L-5593-2016

Yoon Jeong Lee

ResearcherID: D-8903-2015
E-mail: yoonlee24 [at]

Hometown: Republic of Korea

Joined group: 03/2015


2014 - B.Sc in Chemistry, Ajou University

2016 - MSc in EEWS, KAIST

Research Interests: Organic Cages, Porous Polymers, CO2 Capture

MSc Students

Jiyoung Lee

ResearcherID: H-2670-2016

E-mail: jylee0910 [at]

Hometown: Republic of Korea

Joined group: 03/2016


 2014 - B.Sc in Environmental Engineering & Chemical Engineering, Ajou University

 Research Interests: Covalent Organic Frameworks, Porous Polymers, CO2 Capture

Undergraduate Students


Dr. Srinivasan Sampath

(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Left: 2014
Current Position: Faculty
Institute (CLRI)India

Dr. Siddulu N. Talapaneni

(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Left: 10/2106
Current Position: 
Research Fellow at 
University of South Australia

ResearcherID: D-7199-2015


              Dr. Onur Buyukcakir

(Postdoctoral Fellow)
Left: 01/2017
Current Position: 
Research Fellow at IBS-CMCM, UNIST

        ResearcherID: D-6871-2015

        Dr. Daeok Kim

(Postdoctoral Fellow)
  Joined: 06/2015
  Left: 04/2017
 Current Position:
 Postdoctoral Fellow in Livingstone Group
at Imperial College London

(MSc Student)
Left: 12/2106
Current Position: 
R&D Scientist at Hanwha Corporation

ResearcherID: D-7185-2015

Minseong Kim

(Undergraduate Student)
Joined: 09/2016
Left: 12/2106
Current Position: 

         Daniel Kim

         (Visiting Scholar)

         Joined: 06/2013
         Left: 2013
               Current Position: NYUAD

Minkyeong Kim

(Undergraduate Student)
Joined: 09/2016
Left: 02/2107
Current Position: 
Chonnam National University