Principal Investigator


Hyomin Lee (이효민)

Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering,

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

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• Tel: +82-54-279-2336


Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2009 – 2014
Ph.D. in Chemical Engineering, Cohen Research Group

Seoul National University 2003 – 2009
B.S. in Chemical and Biological Engineering


Pohang University of Science and Technology 2017 – present
Assistant Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering

Harvard University 2014 – 2017
Postdoctoral Fellow, John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Experimental Soft Condensed Matter Group


2018 Miwon Commercial New Scientist Award, Korean Society of Industrial and Engineering Chemistry (KSIEC)
2014  Excellence in Graduate Student Polymer Research Oral Presentation Award (Polymer Division), AIChE
2013  Global Top Talent Forum Award for Outstanding Presentation, Hyundai Motors
2012  Materials Day Poster Session Award, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
2012  Seoul National University Alumni Association Scholarship
2009  Jerry & Geraldine Mcafee Fellow
2009 – 2014  Samsung Scholarship
2007  National Nano Technology Student Contest (Silver), Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology
2004  Korea Science and Engineering Foundation
2003 – 2009  Academic Excellence Award, Seoul National University