13th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology
Soon Hyung Hong
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Republic of Korea
Prof. Hong completed his Ph.D. in Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering at Northwestern University in 1984. After R&D experience at Stanford University as a research associate, he joined Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) as a professor in 1986, directing research and education on nanomaterials and nanocomposites. Prof. Hong pioneered to develop frontier technologies for fabrication processes and applications of multi-functional nanocomposites. Prof. Hong had served as the President of the Korea Society for Composite Materials (KSCM) and the Director for Basic Science and Engineering at National Research Foundation (NRF). Prof. Hong has published 242 international journal papers and registered 146 patents mainly in areas of nanomaterials and nanocomposites.