Hanseup Kim portrait
  • Director, Utah Asia Campus Committee in Electrical and Computer Engineering, Elect & Computer Engineering
  • Director, College Of Engineering, Nanofabrication Facility
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Biomedical Engineering
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, Mechanical Engineering
  • Professor, Elect & Computer Engineering

Publications

  • S. Tran, A. Bulbul, S. Noh, R. Hasan, C. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2022). In situ soil carbon measurement system. Proc. 18th Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head '22). Published, 06/05/2022.
  • S. H. Khan, M. Karkhanis, S. Tope, B. Hatasaka, S. Noh, R. Dalapati, R. V. Mural, A. Bulbul, K. H. Kim, A. Banerjee, M. Ji, L. Zang, J. C. Schnable, C. H. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2022). Early detection of simulated herbivore attacks in sorghum fields through the deployment of very-low-power gas sensor network. Proc. 18th Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head '22). Published, 06/2022.
  • Seungbeom Noh, K. L. Monson, V. Hlady & Hanseup Kim (2022). In vitro tri-culture blood-brain-barrier (BBB) model enabling direct intercellular contact at a suspended layer. 18th Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head '22). Published, 06/2022.
  • E. Pourshaban, C. Ghosh, M.U. Karkhanis, A. Deshpande, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2022). A micro-fabricated aluminum-air moving biofluid battery for medical wearables. Proc. 35th IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’22). Published, 01/2022.
  • S.H. Khan, M. Karkhanis, B. Hatasaka, S. Tope, S. Noh, R. Dalapati, A. Bulbul, R. Mural, A. Banerjee, K.H. Kim, J. Schnable, M. Ji, C.H. Mastrangelo, L. Zang & H. Kim (2022). Field deployment of a nanogap sensor for crop damage detection. Proc. 35th IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’22). Published, 01/2022.
  • M. Karkhanis, C. Ghosh, A. Banerjee, N. Hasan, R. Likhite, T. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2022). Correcting presbyopia with autofocusing liquid-lens eyeglasses. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering (TBME). Vol. 69, 390-400. Published, 01/2022.
  • E. Pourshaban, C. Ghosh, M. U. Karkhanis, A. P. Deshpande, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Electrochemical energy harvester driven by eye blinking as a power supply to the smart contact lenses. Proc. 2021 MRS Fall meeting (MRS 2021). Published, 12/2021.
  • A. Banerjee, S.H. Khan, A. Despande, E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, C. Ghosh, S. Noh, H. Kim & C. H. Mastrangelo (2021). A zero power capacitive ethylene sensor using potassium permanganate/polyimide composite thin-films. 25th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2021 (uTAS ’21). Published, 10/2021.
  • A. Deshpande, E. Pourshaban, M. U. Karkhanis, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Integration of PDMS microfluidic channels with electronic systems using SiO2 mediated bonding of PDMS and polyimide. 25th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2021 (uTAS ’21). Published, 10/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, A. Despande, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Power supply for smart contact lenses: energy harvesting by natural eye-blinking. 25th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2021. Published, 10/2021.
  • C. Ghosh, S. Kalidasan, M. U. Karkhanis, A. Mastrangelo, A. Banerjee, R. Walker, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). A Nano-Joule Burst-Mode Eye-Gaze Angle and Object Distance Sensor for Smart Contact Lenses. Proc. 2021 IEEE Sensors Conference (SENSORS 2021). Published, 10/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, A. Despande, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). A micro-watt electrolytic power scavenger driven by eye-blinking motion. Proc. 2021 IEEE Sensors Conference (SENSORS 2021). Published, 10/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, A. Despande, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Electrostatic energy harvester driven by eye-blinking to supply power for the smart contact lenses. Proc. BMES 2021 Annual Meeting (BMES 2021). Published, 10/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, M. Karkhanis, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Semi-transparent and Flexible Single Crystalline Silicon Solar Cell. Proc. 48th Photovoltaics Specialists Conference (PVSC). Published, 06/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, A. Despande, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Magnetically-coupled micromachined electrostatic energy harvester driven by eyelid blink motion. Proc. 21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2021). Published, 06/2021.
  • A. Banerjee, S.H. Khan, A. Despande, E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, S. Noh, C.H. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2021). Chemocapacitive detection of ethylene using potassium permanganate/polyimide composite thin-film. Proc. 21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2021). Published, 06/2021.
  • E. Pourshaban, M. Karkhanis, A. Despande, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Flexible electrostatic energy harvester driven by cyclic eye tear wetting and dewetting. Proc. 2021 IEEE International Conference on Flexible and Printable Sensors Systems (FLEPS 2021). Published, 06/2021.
  • S. H. Khan, S. Tope, R. Dalpati, K.H. Kim, S. Noh, A. Bulbul, R.V. Mural, A. Banerjee, J. Schnable, M. Ji, C. Mastrangelo, L. Zang & H. Kim (2021). Development of a gas sensor for green leaf volatile detection. Proc. 21st International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2021). Published, 06/2021.
  • A. Deshpande, E. Pourshaban, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Adhesion strength of PDMS to polyimide bonding with thin film silicon dioxide. Proc. 2021 IEEE International Conference on Flexible and Printable Sensors Systems (FLEPS 2021). Published, 06/2021.
  • A. Banerjee, S. Khan, S. Broadbent, A. Bulbul, K.H. Kim, R. Looper, C. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2021). Molecular Bridge Mediated Ultra-Low-Power Gas Sensing. J. of Microsystems & Nanoengineering, Nature. Published, 05/2021.
  • A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, M. U. Karkhanis, E. Pourshaban, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Low-power, thin and flexible, stacked digital LC lens for adaptive contact lens system with enhanced tunability. Proc. Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics (CLEO ‘21). Published, 05/2021.
  • E. Pourshban, A. Banerjee, C. Ghosh, A. P. Deshpande, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2021). Micromachined flexible semi-transparent silicon solar cells as power sources for microsystems. Proc. 34th IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’21). Published, 01/2021.
  • A. Bulbul & H. Kim (2021). Pressure-sensor embedded coil system toward a wireless stent. J. of Microelectromechanical Systems. Published, 01/2021.
  • Y. Peng, A. Bulbul, S. Noh, S. H. Khan, K.H. Kim & H. Kim (2021). A graphene-based thermal conductivity detector for low power gas detection. Proc. 34th IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’21). Published, 01/2021.
  • C. Ghosh, A. Mastrangelo, M. U. Karkhanis, A. P. Deshpande, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2020). Low-profile induced voltage distance ranger for smart contact lenses. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering. Published, 11/2020.
  • C. Ghosh, A. Mastrangelo, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C. H. Mastrangelo (2020). Micropower Object Range and Bearing Sensor for Smart Contact Lenses. Proc. 2020 IEEE Sensors Conference (SENSORS 2020). Published, 10/2020.
  • Featured as a Cover Page. Published, 04/2020.
  • R. Likhite, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2020). VOC Sensing Using Batch-fabricated Temperature Compensated Self-Leveling Microstructures. Sensors and Actuators: B. Chemical. Published, 02/05/2020.
  • H. Hsieh & H. Kim (2020). Isomer separation enabled by a micro circulatory gas chromatography system. J. Chromatography A. Published, 02/01/2020.
  • S. Noh & H. Kim (2020). In-air EIS sensor for in-situ and real-time monitoring of in vitro epithelial cells under air-exposure. Lab on Chips. Published, 02/01/2020.
  • K.H. Kim, S.H. Khan, A. Banerjee, J. Salvant, S. Chen, S. Tope, S. Truong, J.E. Lyman, E. Kim, J.M. Stott, A. Bulbul, L. Zang, M. Ji, C.H. Mastrangelo, J. Schnable & H. Kim (2020). Low-cost ultra-low-power chemical sensor for early detection of invasive parasitic weeds and herbivores in biofuel crops. 2020 Environment and Sustainability Research Symposium. Published, 02/2020.
  • J. Carlisle, H. Kim, S. Burian, J.M. Stott, K.H. Kim, D. Hassan, J.E. Lyman, E. Kim, N. Kennington & A. Bulbul (2020). Improving Urban Water Management by Bridging the Digital Divide between Urban Farmers and Soil Sensing. 2020 Environment and Sustainability Research Symposium. Published, 02/2020.
  • A. Banerjee, R. Likhite, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2020). Quantum Tunneling Hygrometer with Temperature Stabilized Nanometer Gap. Scientific Report. Published, 01/31/2020.
  • R. Likhite, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2020). MEMS stiction suppression using low-stress camphor sublimation. Proc. 33rd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’20), Vancouver, Canada, Jan. 27-31, 2020. Published, 01/27/2020.
  • S.K.M. Truong, K.H. Kim, S.H. Khan, J. Salvant, A. Banerjee, R. Looper, C.H. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2020). Demonstration of 155.1 uW wake-up gas sensor node toward 8 month lifetime. Proc. 33rd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’20), Vancouver, Canada, Jan. 27-31, 2020. Published, 01/27/2020.
  • A. Bulbul, K.H. Kim & H. Kim (2020). In-situ monitoring of gas molecules in chromatography by utilizing a pressure sensor. in Proc. 33rd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’20), Vancouver, Canada, Jan. 27-31, 2020. Published, 01/27/2020.
  • S.H. Khan, A. Banerjee, S. Braodbent, K.H. Kim, R. Looper, C.H. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2020). Threshold point modulation of a wake-up nanogap sensor. Proc. 33rd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’20), Vancouver, Canada, Jan. 27-31, 2020. Published, 01/27/2020.
  • A. Banerjee, R. Likhite, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2019). An ultra-low power highly-sensitive vapor sensor based on quantum tunneling. 23rd International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2019, Basel, Switzerland, Oct. 27-31, 2019. Published, 10/27/2019.
  • A. Banerjee, R. Likhite, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2019). Inelastic tunneling spectroscopy micromachined as sensor for environmental applications. 23rd International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2019, Basel, Switzerland, Oct. 27-31,2019. Published, 10/27/2019.
  • S. Noh & H. Kim (2019). Development of in-air EIS sensor enabling to distinguish impedance of cell population and tight junction formation at air-liquid interface. 23rd International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2019, Basel, Switzerland, Oct. 27-31, 2019. Published, 10/27/2019.
  • Ghosh C, A. Mastrangelo, A. Banerjee, R. Likhite, M. Karkhanis, A. Majumder, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2019). Low-Power Distance Ranging For Smart Contact Lenses Using Quad Scleral Coil Mutual Inductance. Annual BMES Meeting Conference 2019. Published, 10/2019.
  • R. Likhite, A. Banerjee, A. Majumder, M. Karkhanis, H. Kim & C. H. Mastrangelo (2019). Parametrically Amplified Low-Power MEMS Capacitive Humidity Sensor. Sensors Journal. Vol. 19, 3954. Published, 08/2019.
  • A. Banerjee, S.H. Khan, S. Broadbent, R. Likhite, R. Looper, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2019). Batch-Fabricated α-Si Assisted Nanogap Tunneling Junctions. Nanomaterials. Vol. 9, 727. Published, 07/2019.
  • S.H. Khan, A. Banerjee, S. Braodbent, K.H. Kim, R. Looper, C.H. Mastrangelo & H. Kim (2019). Statistics-based gas sensor. Proc. 32nd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’19), Seoul, Korea, Jan. 27-31, 2019. 137-140. Published, 01/27/2019.
  • S.H. Khan, A. Banerjee, S. Braodbent, P.D. Kairy, K.H. Kim, C.H. Mastrangelo, R. Looper & H. Kim (2019). Molecular length based target identification using a nano-gap sensor. Proc. 32nd IEEE Inter. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’19), Seoul, Korea, Jan. 27-31, 2019. 460-463. Published, 01/27/2019.
  • M. M. Rahman & H. Kim (2018). Heating Performance by an Energy Harvester. 17th Int. Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS ’18),. Published, 12/04/2018.
  • R. Likhite, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C. H. Mastrangelo1 (2018). Self-Leveling Micromechanical Gas Sensors. 2018 IEEE SENSORS. 1-4. Published, 10/29/2018.
  • A. S. Mastrangelo, M. Karkhanis, R. Likhite, A. Bulbul, H. Kim , C.H. Mastrangelo , N. Hasan & T. Ghosh (2018). A low-profile digital eye-tracking oculometer for smart eyeglasses. 11th International conference on Human System Interaction (HSI), Gdansk, July 4-6, 2018. 506-512. Published, 07/04/2018.
  • S.H. Khan, S. J. Broadbent, A. Banerjee, T. Wu, Y. Jung, C. H. Mastrangelo, R. Looper and H. Kim, "Zero-power chemical sensor node," in Proc. 50th Government Microcircuit Applications and Critical Technology Conference (Gomatech ’18), Miami, Florida, Mar. 12-15, 2018. Published, 03/2018.
  • N. Hasan, M. Karkhanis, C. Ghosh, F. Khan, T. Ghosh, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2018). Lightweight smart autofocusing eyeglasses. Proc. SPIE 10545, MOEMS and Miniaturized Systems XVII, 1054507 (22 February 2018). Published, 02/22/2018.
  • C. Ghosh, S.H. Khan, S. J. Broadbent, H.C. Hshieh, S. Noh, A. Banerjee, N. Farhoudi, C. H. Mastrangelo, R. Looper and H. Kim, "Nano-gap vapor sensor," in Proc. 16th IEEE Conf. on Sensors (Sensors ’17), Glasgow, Scotland, Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2017, pp. 1-3. Published, 11/2017.
  • F. Khan, A. Banerjee, M. Hasan, H. Kim and C.M. Mastrangelo, "Microfabricated single-lens Shack-Hartmann light angle sensor," in Proc. 16th IEEE Conf. on Sensors (Sensors ’17), Glasgow, Scotland, Oct. 30-Nov. 1, 2017, pp. 660-663. Published, 11/2017.
  • N. Hasan, M. Karkhanis, F. Khan, T. Ghosh, H. Kim & C. H. Mastrangelo (2017). Adaptive Optics for Autofocusing Eyeglasses. OSA Technical Digest (online) (Optical Society of America, 2017),. paper AM3A.1. Published, 06/26/2017.
  • A. Bulbul and H. Kim, "Design and performance of a wireless pressure sensing stent," in Proc. 19th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2017), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Jun. 18-22, 2017, pp. 738-741. Published, 06/21/2017.
  • A. Bulbul and H. Kim, "PPB level gas quantification by bubble chromatography," in Proc. 19th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2017), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Jun. 18-22, 2017, pp. 660-663. Published, 06/21/2017.
  • N. Hasan, F. Khan, S. S. Pandey, A. Banerjee, H. Kim and C.M. Mastrangelo, "Low voltage microfluidic actuator driven by tension modification," in Proc. 19th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (TRANSDUCERS 2017), Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Jun. 18-22, 2017, pp. 2023-2026. Published, 06/2017.
  • S. Noh and H. Kim, “A micro lung chip to assess air pollutant effects”, in the Proc. 30th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2017), Las Vegas, NV, Jan. 22-26, 2017, pp. 498-501. Published, 01/23/2017.
  • R. Likhite, S.S. Pandey, A. Banerjee, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2016). Amplified chemo-mechanical comb gas sensors. Proc. 15th IEEE Conf. on Sensors (Sensors 16), Orlando, Florida, Oct.30- Nov.2, 2016. Published, 10/30/2016.
  • A. Banerjee, Ghosh, T, Likhite, R, Hasan, N, H. Kim & C.H. Mastrangelo (2016). Electrical detection of proteins using batch-fabricated vertical metal nanogap break-junctions. In 20th International Conference on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences, MicroTAS 2016 . 1230-1231. Published, 10/2016.
  • A. Banerjee, N. Farhoudi, C. Ghosh, C.H. Mastrangelo, H. Kim , S. J. Broadbent & R. Looper (2016). Picowatt gas sensing and resistance switching in tunneling nano-gap electrodes. 2016 IEEE SENSORS, Orlando, FL, 2016. 1-3. Published, 10/2016.
  • N. Hasan, H. Kim and C.M. Mastrangelo, “Large aperture tunable-focus liquid lens using shape memory alloy spring,” Optics Express, Vol. 24, No. 12, pp. 13334-13342, August 2016. Published, 08/01/2016.
  • N. Hasan, A. Banerjee, H. Kim, and C. H. Mastrangelo, “A low-power light-weight tunable lens for ophthalmic applications,” Imaging and Applied Optics: Optical Society of America, Heidelberg, Germany, 25-28 July, 2016, AOM3C.4. Published, 07/20/2016.
  • M.M. Rahman, R. Atkin and H. Kim, "Optimization of a microfluidic based electromagnetic energy harvester for shoe insoles," Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Vol. 660, No. 1, pp 12061-12065, 2015. Published, 12/30/2015.
  • M. M. Rahman, R. Atkin and H. Kim, "Optimization of a microfluidic based electromagnetic energy harvester for shoe insoles," in the Proc. 14th Int. Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS ’15), Boston, Massachusetts, Dec.2-Dec.5, 2015, pp. 280-284. Published, 12/01/2015.
  • S. S. Pandey, N. Banerjee, A. Banerjee, N. Hasan, H. Kim, and C.H. Mastrangelo, ”High-sensitivity parametrically amplified chemo-mechanical vapor sensors,” Sensors, 2015 IEEE, pp. 1578-1581. Published, 07/08/2015.
  • H. Kim, A. Astle, K. Najafi, L.P. Bernal, and P.D. Washabaugh, “An integrated electrostatic peristaltic 18-stage gas micropump with active microvalves,” IEEE/ASME Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 192-206, February 2015. Featured as a Highlight Paper. Published, 02/26/2015.
  • A. Bulbul and H. Kim, “Micro bubble sensor for a gas chromatography system,” Lab-on-Chips (LOC), Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 94-104, January 2015. Featured as a Cover Page. Published, 01/30/2015.
  • R. Booth and H. Kim, “Permeability analysis of neuroactive drugs through a dynamic microfluidic in vitro blood-brain-barrier model,” the Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Aug. 2014. Published, 11/04/2014.
  • S. Noh, P. Yuen, V. Goral and H. Kim, "An induced-flow kidney-breast cancer in vitro model for study of cancer suppression by vitamin D3 derivatives," in the proc. 16th Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop (Hilton Head '14), Hilton Head Island, SC, Jun. 8-12, 2014, pp. 151-154S. Published, 06/08/2014.
  • J.-H. Yang, H.-T. Kim and H. Kim, "A cyclodextrin-based approach for selective detection of catecholamine hormone mixtures," Micro and Nano Systems Letters, Vol. 2, No. 1, pp. 1-10, 2014. Published, 05/01/2014.
  • N. Bernergee, Md. M. Rahman, H. Kim and C. Mastrangelo, “From chips-to-dust: the MEMS shatter secured chip,” accepted and to appear in the Proc. 27th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, Jan. 26-30, 2014, pp. TBD. Published, 01/2014.
  • R. Booth, S. Noh and H. Kim, “A high-throughput permeability assay platform for shear stress characterization of endothelial cells,” accepted and to appear in the Proc. 27th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, Jan. 26-30, 2014, pp. TBD. Published, 01/2014.
  • Md. M. Rahman, Y. Xie, C. Mastrangelo and H. Kim, “3-D hemispherical micro glass-shell resonator with integrated electrostatic excitation and capacitive detection transducers,” accepted and to appear in the Proc. 27th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, Jan. 26-30, 2014, pp. TBD. Published, 01/2014.
  • H.-C. Hsieh and H. Kim, “Miniature circulatory column system for gas chromatography,” accepted and to appear in the Proc. 27th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, Jan. 26-30, 2014, pp. TBD. Published, 01/2014.
  • A. Bulbul and H. Kim, “Microfluidic bubble based detector for quantification of gas in a mixture,” accepted as an oral presentation and to appear in the Proc. 27th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, CA, Jan. 26-30, 2014, pp. TBD. Published, 01/2014.
  • A. Bulbul, A. Basu and H. Kim, “Characterization of microbubbles of multiple gases in microfluidic channels,” in the Proc. 17th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’13), Freiburg, Germany, Oct. 27-31, 2013, pp. TBD. Published, 10/2013.
  • D. Young and H. Kim (2013), “A Review of MEMS Innovation.” In: Joachim Burghartz (Editors in Chief), the IEEE Yearbook: 50th Anniversary Review of Electrical Revolutions, Chapter 18: IEEE, Amsterdam: Elsevier. Published, 05/2013.
  • J. Son, H.T. Kim, and H. Kim, “Pneumatic-less high-speed vacuum meso-pump driven by programmable hydraulics,” in Proc. 26th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2013), Taipei, Taiwan, Jan. 20-24, 2013. Published, 01/31/2013.
  • M. Azad, D.O. Choi, and H. Kim, “Miniature X-ray imaging based on safely shielded pure beta radioisotopes,” in Proc. 26th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2013), Taipei, Taiwan, Jan. 20-24, 2013. Published, 01/31/2013.
  • J. Son, A. Bramhanand, Y.C. Bae, Y.M. Kim, and H. Kim, "Maximized Fluidic Circulation Based Micro Energy Harvesting Device,” accepted for the Proc. 11th Int. Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS ’12), Atlanta, Georgia, Dec.2-Dec.5, 2012. Published, 12/02/2012.
  • R. Booth and H. Kim, “A parallel array microfluidic blood-brain barrier model for high-throughput quantitation of shear stress effects,” accepted for the Proc. 16th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’12), Okinawa, Japan, Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 2012. Published, 10/28/2012.
  • H.T. Kim, J. Son, and H. Kim, “Deformable-channel closed-loop microfluidic platform for continous and constant-pressure fluid circulation,” accepted for the Proc. 16th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’12), Okinawa, Japan, Oct. 28-Nov. 1, 2012. Published, 10/28/2012.
  • Y. Xie, H.-C. Hsieh, P. Pradeep, H. Kim, M. Tabib-Azar, and C. H. Mastrangelo, "Precision curved micro hemispherical resonator shells fabricated by poached-egg micro-molding," accepted for the Proc. 11th IEEE Conference on Sensors (Sensors '12), Taipei, Taiwan, Oct. 28-31, 2012. Published, 10/20/2012.
  • R. Booth and H. Kim, "Characterization of a microfluidic in vitro model of the blood brain barrier (uBBB)," Lab Chips (LOC), Vol. 12, No. 10, pp. 1784-1792, 2012 (Featured as a Cover page). Published, 03/01/2012.
  • A. Bramhanand and H. Kim, "Microfluidic energy harvesting system for high force and large deflection accommodation,” accepted for the Proc. 10th Int. Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS ’11), Seoul, Korea, Nov.30-Dec.3, 2011. Published, 11/2011.
  • R. Booth and H. Kim, “A multi-layered microfluidic device for in vitro blood brain barrier permeability studies,” accepted for the Proc. 15th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’11), Seattle, WA, Oct. 2-6, 2011. Published, 10/2011.
  • E.E. Aktakka, H. Kim, and K. Najafi, "Energy Scavenging from Insect Flight," Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering (JMM), Vol. 21, No.9, pp.1-11, 2011. Published, 10/2011.
  • H.T. Kim, A.T. Evans, and H. Kim, “A rapid-prototyped on-chip vacuum gauge utilizing the volumetric expansion of trapped air in a sealed microchamber,” accepted for the Proc. 15th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’11), Seattle, WA, Oct. 2-6, 2011. Published, 10/2011.
  • J. Yang, H.T. Kim, J.W. Park, and H. Kim, “Cyclodextrin-based micro neurotransmitter sensor for selective catecholamine hormone detection,” accepted for the Proc. 15th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (Transducers ’11), Beijing, China, Jun. 5-9, 2011, pp. 2102-2105. Published, 06/2011.
  • H.T. Kim, J.W. Park, and H. Kim, “All electrical peristaltic vacuum pump utilizing electromagnetic and hydraulic actuation with a highly flexible membrane,” accepted for the Proc. 15th Int. Conf. on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems (Transducers ’11), Beijing, China, Jun. 5-9, 2011, pp. 2454-2457. Published, 06/2011.
  • A.J. Gross, G.-S. Hwang, B. Huang, H.-X. Yang, N. Ghafouri, H. Kim, R.L. Peterson, C. Uher, M. Kaviany, and K. Najafi, “Multistage planar thermoelectric microcoolers,” accepted to the Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), to appear in 2011. Published, 03/2011.
  • T. Galchev, H. Kim, and K. Najafi, “Design and implementation of a micro power generator for harvesting low-frequency and non-periodic vibrations,” accepted to the Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems (JMEMS), Vol. 20, No. 4, 2011. Published, 03/2011.
  • J.W. Park, J. Yang, and H. Kim, “Electromagnetically-driven high-pressure hydraulic actuators for pneumatic-free large-scale microfluidic manipulation,” in Proc. 24th IEEE Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2011), Cancun, Mexico, Jan. 23-27, 2011. Published, 01/2011.
  • J. Yang, J.W. Park, and H. Kim, “Simultaneous detection of catecholamine neurotransmitters utilizing a cyclodextrin-based micro electrode array,” accepted for the Proc. 14th Int. Conf. on Miniaturized Systems for Chemistry and Life Sciences (µTAS ’10), Groningen, Netherland, Oct. 3-7, 2010. Published, 10/2010.
  • J.W. Park and H. Kim, “High aspect ratio three-dimensional electroplating by localized laser irradiation,” in Proc. 5th Annual IEEE Intern. Conf. on Nano/Micro Engineered and Molecular Systems (NEMS ’10), Xiamen, China, Jan. 20-23, 2010. Published, 01/2010.
  • T. Galchev, H. Kim, and K. Najafi, “A piezoelectric frequency-increased power genertor for scavenging low-frequency ambient vibration,” in Proc. 23rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’10), Hong Kong, Jan. 24-28, 2010. Published, 01/2010.
  • M. Sadeghi, H. Kim, and K. Najafi, “Electrically-Driven Micro Hydraulic Actuator Arrays,” in Proc. 23rd IEEE Int. Conf. on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS ’10), Hong Kong, Jan. 24-28, 2010. Published, 01/2010.
  • H. Kim, K. Najafi, and L.P. Bernal, “Helmholtz Resonance Based Micro Electrostatic Actuators for Compressible Gas Control: a Microjet Generator and a Gas Micro Pump,” Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 1-9, First Quarter 2010. Published, 01/2010.
  • B. Huang, C. Lawrence, A. Gross, G. Hwang, N. Ghafouri, S. Lee, H. Kim, C. Li, C. Uher, K. Najafi & M. Kaviany (2009). Low-temperature characterization and micro patterning of co-evaporated Bi2Te3/Sb2Te3 Films. Journal of Applied Physics (JAP). Vol. 104, 113710-1137190-8. Published, 12/2009.

Research Statement

 

Bio Nano- and Micro-systems in Moving Fluids

Bio-Microsystems and Micro medical devices,
Micro-scale gas and liquid flow control (micropumps and valves),
Micro analytical systems for environmental/health monitoring,
Micro gas/liquid chromatography techniques, such as ion separation techniques,
Biomedical packaging research for Microsystems, and
Micro cryogenic cooling.


System Integration, Robots, and Energy Harvesting

Microsystem integration of sensors, actuators and circuits,
Micro robots and actuator systems,
Micro hydraulic systems for high-pressure applications,
Micro energy harvesting systems, and
Nano structures and manufacturing technology (Polymer/silicon).

Research Keywords

  • MEMS, Biomedical devices, Air quality monitoring

Presentations

  • H. Kim, “Near Zero-Power Gas Sensing Systems for Agriculture,” At the US-Korea Symposium on Science and Technology 2021, Anaheim, California, December, 2021. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/2021.
  • H. Kim, “Near Zero-Power Gas Sensing Systems for Agriculture,” At the University of Illinois – Urbana Champaign (UIUC), Illinois, October, 2021. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/2021.
  • H. Kim, “Near Zero-Power Gas Sensing Systems for Agriculture,” At the Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), State College, Pennsylvania, March, 2020. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/2021.
  • H. Kim, “Near Zero-Power Gas Sensing Systems for Agriculture,” Invited Talk for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation Workshop, Seattle, WA, May, 7th, 2019. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 05/07/2019.
  • H. Kim, “Near Zero-Power Gas Sensing Systems for Agriculture,” Invited Talk for the ARPAE/NSFDARPA Joint Workshop on Agriculture Technology, Washington DC, April 10th, 2019. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/10/2019.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of Recent Ultra-Low-Power Gas Sensor Development,” Invited Talk for the DARPA Actuation, Sensing and Control for Rapid Injury Response Workshop, Washington DC, April 9th, 2019. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/09/2019.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of Recent Gas Sensor Development,” Invited Talk for the International Conference on Environments and Energy, Seoul, Korea, November 14th, 2018. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/14/2018.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of Recent Gas Sensor Development,” Invited Talk for the ARPA-E Workshop on Ag-Technology Symposium, San Francisco, California, October 15th, 2018. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/15/2018.
  • H. Kim, “Zero-power chemical percolation sensor,” Invited Talk for the ARPA-E Workshop on Agriculture Technology, Phoenix, Arizona, April 16th, 2018. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 04/16/2018.
  • H. Kim, “Zero-power chemical percolation sensor,” Invited Talk for the GOMATECH, Miami, Florida, March 14th, 2018. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/14/2018.
  • H. Kim, “Zero-power chemical percolation sensor,” Invited Talk for the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Maryland, December 17th, 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 12/2017.
  • H. Kim, “Zero-power chemical percolation sensor,” Invited Talk for the DARPA Zero-Power Sensor Network Program Workshop, Washington DC, June 14th, 2017. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 06/2017.
  • H. Kim, “Development of a miniature gas chromatography system,” Invited Talk for the 33rd Annual Utah Conference on Safety & Industrial Hygiene, Salt Lake City, Utah, October 13th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 10/13/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Development of a miniature gas chromatography system,” Invited Talk for the Wright Platt Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio, September 28th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 09/28/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of a micro chemical sensor,” Invited Talk for the Workshop on the Micro Fourier Transform Infra Spectrometry, Danyang, Korea, July 20th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/20/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of a micro chemical sensor,” Invited Talk for Korea Institute for Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul, Korea, July 19th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/19/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Development of a miniature gas chromatography system for personalized environmental monitoring,” Invited Talk for the Korean Electronics Science Technology Institute (KESTI), Chonan, Korea, July 14th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/14/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Development of a miniature gas chromatography system for personalized environmental monitoring,” Invited Talk for Sogang University, Seoul, Korea, July 5th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/05/2016.
  • H. Kim, “A low-power and silent micro gas pump,” Invited Talk Nintendo, Osaka, Japan, July 4th, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/04/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Overview of a micro chemical sensor,” Invited Talk for the Korean National NanoFabrication Center, Suwon, Korea, July 3rd, 2016. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 07/01/2016.
  • H. Kim, “Macro impact with micro/nano technologies,” Invited Talk for the University of Pennsylvania (UPenn), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, March 7th, 2014. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 03/07/2014.
  • H. Kim, “Micro-scale gas chromatography system for air pollution monitoring,” Invited Talk for Korean Institute of Science and Technology (KIST), Seoul, Korea, November 7th, 2013. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 11/07/2013.
  • H. Kim, “Micro-scale gas chromatography system,” Invited Talk for Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) Young Faculty Award Program, Washington DC, August 23rd, 2012. Invited Talk/Keynote, Presented, 08/2012.

Research Groups

  • Seungbeom (Moses) Noh, Postdoc. ECE. 01/23/2020 - present.
  • Ashrafuzzaman Bulbul, Postdoc. ECE. 01/01/2020 - present.
  • Sayali Tope, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/16/2019 - present.
  • Shamima Juthi, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/16/2019 - present.
  • EunSer Lee, Visiting Faculty. ECE. 08/01/2019 - 07/31/2020.
  • Boong Joo Lee, Visiting Faculty. ECE. 08/01/2019 - 07/31/2020.
  • YunHao Peng, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/16/2018 - present.
  • kyeongHeon Noah Kim, Postdoc. ECE. 02/01/2018 - present.
  • Jinsub Park, Visiting Faculty. ECE. 12/26/2016 - 12/25/2017.
  • REWANT CHINKOLITAR, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/2016 - 12/2017.
  • Tayson Holzer, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/2016 - 04/2018.
  • Sang Gyu Park, Visiting Faculty. 01/2014 - 01/2015.
  • Eun Ser Lee, Visiting Faculty. 09/2013 - 08/2014.
  • Mahatisin Azad, Graduate Student. ECE. 09/2013 - 08/2014.
  • Arhatha Bramhanand, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/2010 - 05/2012.
  • Mahbubur Rahman, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/2011 - 07/2018.
  • Hao-Chieh Hsieh, Graduate Student. ECE. 01/2012 - 12/31/2019.
  • Seungbeom (Moses) Noh, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/15/2012 - 12/31/2019.
  • Ashrafuzzaman Bulbul, Graduate Student. ECE. 08/15/2012 - 12/31/2019.
  • YunSeok Koh, Visiting Faculty. ECE. 09/01/2012 - 08/31/2013.
  • Ross Booth, Graduate Student. Bio Eng. 01/2010 - 07/2014.

Grants, Contracts & Research Gifts

  • Hand-carry volatile organic compounds (VOC) detection system for remote monitoring of home air quality. PI: Hanseup Kim. University of Utah, 03/01/2014 - 02/28/2015. Total project budget to date: $25,000.00
  • “Design and Fabrication of Plasmonic Photonic Crystal-Based Thermal Antenna. PI: Keunhan Park. NSF MERSEC, 01/01/2014 - 12/31/2014. Total project budget to date: $7,500.00