Young Jo Kim

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
of Chemical Engineering
Phone: (603) 862-2298
Office: Chemical Engineering, Kingsbury Hall Rm W301, Durham, NH 03824

Education

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Missouri - Columbia

Research Interests

  • Biomaterials
  • Biopolymeric Materials
  • Electrochemistry
  • Energy Storage Systems
  • Medical Biotechnology Diagnostics (incl. Biosensors)
  • Polymer Chemistry
  • Polymer Science
  • Polymeric Materials
  • Surface Science
  • Water Pollution

Courses Taught

  • BENG 762: Biomedical Engineering
  • CHE 410: Energy and Environment
  • CHE 602: Heat Transfer&Unit Operations
  • CHE 695: Chemical Engineering Project
  • CHE 722: Introduction to Microfluidics
  • CHE 762: Biomedical Engineering
  • CHE 822: Introduction to Microfluidics
  • CHE 915: Heat Transfer
  • CHE 999: Doctoral Research
  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Chemical Engineering
  • INCO 790: Adv Rsrch Exp/Chemical Engr

Selected Publications

Kim, E. -S., Kim, Y. J., & Choi, J. (2017). Biological Fixed Film. Water Environment Research, 89, 1047-1065.

Park, H. -A., Kim, Y. J., Kwon, I. S., Klosterman, L., & Bettinger, C. J. (2016). Lithium purification from aqueous solutions using bioinspired redox active melanin membranes. Polymer International.

Kim, Y. J., Khetan, A., Wu, W., Chun, S. -E., Viswanathan, V., Whitacre, J. F., & Bettinger, C. J. (2016). Evidence of Porphyrin-Like Structures in Natural Melanin Pigments Using Electrochemical Fingerprinting. Advanced Materials.

Kwon, I. S., Kim, Y. J., Klosterman, L., Forssell, M., Fedder, G. K., & Bettinger, C. J. (2016). In vitro electrochemical characterization of polydopamine melanin as a tissue stimulating electrode material. Journal of Materials Chemistry B.

Kim, Y. J., Sun, X., Jones, J. E., Lin, M., Yu, Q., & Li, H. (2015). Surface modification of SERS substrates with plasma-polymerized trimethylsilanenanocoating. Applied Surface Science.

Nateé Johnson, C. B. (2015). Bio-Inspired pH Responsive Hydrogels for Programmed Activation of Electrochemical Storage Systems in Biology. Biophysical Journal, 108.

Kim, Y. J., Wu, W., Chun, S. -E., Whitacre, J. F., & Bettinger, C. J. (2014). Electrochemical Storage: Catechol-Mediated Reversible Binding of Multivalent Cations in Eumelanin Half-Cells (Adv. Mater. 38/2014). Advanced Materials, 26, 6521.

Ding, H., Zhong, M., Kim, Y. J., Pholpabu, P., Balasubramanian, A., Hui, C. M., . . . Bettinger, C. J. (2014). Biologically derived soft conducting hydrogels using heparin-doped polymer networks. ACS nano, 8, 4348-4357.

Kim, Y. J., Wu, W., Chun, S. -E., Whitacre, J. F., & Bettinger, C. J. (2014). Catechol-Mediated Reversible Binding of Multivalent Cations in Eumelanin Half-Cells. Advanced Materials.

Kim, Y. J., Chun, S. -E., Whitacre, J., & Bettinger, C. J. (2013). Self-deployable current sources fabricated from edible materials. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, 1, 3781-3788.