Yong Jae Suh

Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources, Republic of Korea


Education - Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), 1996 Experience - Research Scientist, Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM), 2003–present. Developing nanofluids with enhanced thermal properties. Synthesizing magnetic nanoparticles for high-density magnetic recording media and bio-compatible magnetic nanofluids. Developing smart nanocontainers using natural nanominerals modified with an amphiphilic oligomer and layer-by-layer assembly polymer. Producing high-purity iron compound nanoparticles from a low grade magnetite ore. Producing nanoparticles made up of metals, metal alloys, and metal oxides by aerosol processes such as pulsed laser ablation and furnace flow reactor. - Professor, Nanomaterials Science and Technology, University of Science and Technology (UST), 2007–present. Selected Publications 1. “Natural nanocontainer for the controlled delivery of glycerol as a moisturizing agent,” Suh, Y.J., Kil, D.S., Chung, K.S., Abdullayev, E., Lvov, Y.M., Torchilin, V., J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 11, 661-665 (Jan. 2011). 2. “Effect of surfactants on the size and shape of cobalt nanoparticles synthesized by thermal decomposition,” Shao, H., Huang, Y., Lee, H.S., Suh, Y.J., Kim, C.O., J. Appl. Phys., 99, 08N702 (Apr. 2006). 3. “Nanosize Particles of ZrVFe Alloy by Pulsed Laser Ablation in Ethanol,” Kil, D.S., Suh, Y.J., Jang, H.D., Lee, J.C., Song, C.B., Kim, W.B., Mater. Trans., 46:11, 2509-2513 (Nov. 2005). 4. “Origins of the Elastic Behavior of Nanoparticle Chain Aggregates: Measurements using Nanostructure Manipulation Device,” Suh, Y.J., Friedlander, S.K., J. Appl. Phys., 93, 3515-3523 (15 March 2003).

Biography Updated on 31 January 2013

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