Jong-Sung Yu

Prof. Jong-Sung Yu earned a B.Sc. in Chemistry from Sogang University and a Ph.D. from the University of Houston in 1990 before postdoctoral works at Ohio State University, Pennsylvania State University, and Northwestern University. He was a professor in Korea University during 2008-2015 before he moved to Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology (DGIST) at Daegu in Korea. Currently, he is a supervisor for 15 graduate students of Light, Salts and Water Research Lab at Energy Science and Engineering Department of DGIST, where his research focuses on the synthesis of multi-scale nanostructured materials including nanoscale 0-3D materials and their composites, and their energy applications for fuel cells, batteries, water splitting and photocatalytic systems.