Metallocene and Ziegler-Natta Catalyzed Polymerization
Combinatorial Polymer Synthesis
Synthesis of High-performance Polyols
Synthesis of Specialty Polymers
Ph.D., Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Engineering, Korea, 1990
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Professor, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea (2004-Present)
Associate Professor, Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea (2001-2004)
Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Ulsan, Korea (1990-2001)
Post-Doctorial, Department of Chemistry, University of Iowa, U.S.A. (1994-1995)
Engineer, Hyosung-BASF, Co., Korea (1984-1990)
Professional Societies & Activities
Member, ACS, PSK, KICE
Honors and Awards
Research Professor of the Year, University of Ulsan, Korea (1999)
International Joint Research & Activities