Birck Nanotechnology Center

Jong Hyun Choi


Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering


Contact Information:

Phone: +1 765 49-63562



B.S. Yonsei University (1999), M.S. Yonsei University (2001), Ph.D. UC Berkeley (2005)


Research Interests:

Optical spectroscopy of nanomaterials, Diagnostics and therapeutics, Nanoscale energy conversion, Bio-inspired nanomotors


Research Impact Statement:

Our research group focuses on developing novel optical nanomaterials interfacing biomolecules. We investigate the fundamental interactions of nanomaterials with lasers and biomolecules, and use the observed phenomena for various applications including biomolecular engineering, diagnostics, therapeutics, and solar energy conversion.


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