Sung Jin Kim

Associate Professor

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Dr. Sung Jin Kim is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and jointly appointed in the Department of Pathology. He is also an affiliated member of Biomedical Nanotechnology Institute of University of Miami (BioNIUM). He received his Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the State University of New York at Buffalo in 2008. He is a member of IEEE, HKN(Etta Kappa Nu) and senior member of SPIE (International Society for Optics and Photonics).

Since he joined UM in 2010, he has significantly contributed to the BioNIUM cleanroom facility for nano/micro device fabrication, and this core facility plays an important role to initiate interdisciplinary collaborative researches in UM. He is currently the director of the BioNIUM nanofabrication facility. Dr. Kim’s research focuses on Nanophotonics for energy and sensing applications. He uses engineered nanostructures and novel nanomaterials for novel optoelectronic devices.



2008Ph.D. Electrical Engineering State University of New York at Buffalo
2003M.S. Electrical Engineering Hongik University
2001B.S. Electrical Engineering Hongik University

Professional Experience

2017 - Associate Professor, University of Miami
2017 - Director, BioNIUM NanoFabrication Facility
2010 - 2017Assistant Professor, University of Miami
2008 - 2010Postdoctoral Associate, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
2003 - 2004Commissioned Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)
2003 - 2003Student Researcher, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)

Research Interests

Nanophotonics for Biomedical Applications (sensing, imaging), Solution Processed Nanometral/Nanostructured Devices for Energy and Sensors