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New Paper in Nature!

Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Dr. Kibum Kang and Kan-Heng Lee's paper "Layer-by-layer assembly of two-dimensional materials into wafer-scale heterostructures" is now online in Nature! Congratulations!

This publication is also featured on UChicago News

New Group Member!

Friday, August 11, 2017
Dr. Andrew Mannix is joining us as postdoctoral fellow in September! Welcome Andrew!

Newborn!

Friday, July 21, 2017
Congratulations to our former graduate student Dr. Lola Brown and her husband Daniel Shai for the birth of their newborn son - Adam.

New group members!

Monday, January 2, 2017
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Dr. Yu Zhong, Shi En Kim, Fauzia Mujid and Josh Portner.
Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

Moved to CHICAGO!

Monday, November 21, 2016
The Park group smoothly moved to University of Chicago More Info.

MURI Annual Meeting to be held in Cornell!

Tuesday, September 20, 2016
The second annual meeting for our MURI team is going to be held during September 21st-22nd, 2016 at Cornell University. For more information, visit the website

Marcos and Hui's paper published in ACS Nano!

Wednesday, June 1, 2016
Dr. Marcos Guimarães and Hui Gao's paper "Atomically-thin Ohmic Edge Contacts between Two-dimensional Materials" has been published in ACS Nano! 

Congratulations Marcos and Hui! 

Zack won Goldwater!

Thursday, March 31, 2016
Zack received the prestigious Goldwater scholarship. 

Congratulations Zack and good luck for future! 

New paper in Nature Physics!

Friday, March 25, 2016
Dr. Cheol-Joo Kim's paper “Klein tunneling in atomically-sharp graphene quantum dots" is accepted for publication in Nature Nanotechnology! The article is currently in press.

Congratulations Cheol-Joo!

New group member!        

Monday, March 14, 2016
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group member - Dr. Joonki Suh. Joonki will be working on surface functionalization and applications of 2D membranes. 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome!

Wei is starting his group at the University of Waterloo!

Friday, January 8, 2016
Dr. Adam Wei Tsen, a former graduate student, is starting his group at the University of Waterloo. 

Good luck at Waterloo! 

Cheol-Joo's paper is accepted to Nature Nano!

Thursday, January 7, 2016
Dr. Cheol-Joo Kim's paper "Chiral atomically thin films" is accepted for publication in Nature Nanotechnology! The article is currently in press. 

Congratulations Cheol-Joo! 

Zack received an ELI undergradute research award!

Tuesday, September 29, 2015
Zack recieived an Engineering Learning Initiatives undergraduate research grant. 

Congratulations, Zack!

First MURI kick-off meeting held in Cambridge!

Friday, September 11, 2015
The first annual meeting for our MURI team was held at MIT today. For more information about the team, see the team website.

Our MURI team has been funded!

Wednesday, June 10, 2015
Our MURI team, made up of researchers from Cornell, Stanford, and Johns Hopkins, has been funded for AFOSR MURI TOPIC #11: Membrane-Based Electronics: Foldable & Adaptable Integrated Circuits. 

See more information here!

Lola passed her B-exam!

Sunday, May 24, 2015
Lola Brown passed her B exam to successfully graduate from the Park group with her Ph.D. 

Congratulations Lola and good luck in the future! 

Kibum and Saien's paper is published in Nature!

Friday, May 1, 2015
Dr. Kibum Kang and Saien Xie's paper "High-mobility three-atom-thick semiconducting films with wafer-scale homogeneity" got accepted to Nature and is getting a lot of coverage! 

Congratulations Kibum and Saien!

Yui is starting her new position at NTT basic research laboratories!

Sunday, March 15, 2015
Dr. Yui Ogawa, a Postdoc, is moving to Japan to start her new position at NTT basic research laboratories. 

Good luck Yui! 

New Group Members!

Thursday, January 15, 2015
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Dr. Marcos Guimarães and Hui Gao.

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

Cheol-Joo won an award!

Sunday, July 6, 2014
Dr. Cheol-Joo Kim, a Postdoc, received a best poster award at the GRC! 

Congratulations, CJ!

Fai is starting his group at Penn State!

Sunday, July 6, 2014
Dr. Kin-Fai Mak, a Postdoc, is starting his group at Pennsylvania State University (Penn State). 

Good luck at Penn State! 

Robin defended her B-exam!

Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Robin successfully passed her PhD thesis (B exam) on Wednesday, July 2nd and graduated from the Park group! 

Congratulations, Robin, we wish you a bright future!

Fai's paper got accepted to Science!

Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Fai and Kathryn's paper, "Observation of the Valley Hall Effect in MoS2 Transistors" got accepted to Science! The article is currently in press. 

Congratulations Fai and Kathryn! 

Lola won an award!

Tuesday, April 29, 2014
Congratulations to Lola on winning the Bauer Scholarship Award for 2013/2014! 

Big congratulations, Lola! 

Dong Ki won awards for inovation at the Big Idea competition!

Friday, April 11, 2014
Dong Ki Kim '16 and his partner (Moonyoung Lee '15) won first place in the non-profit business category of the annual Big Idea competition for their idea of Smart Horn, a digital communication system for cars that would limit the transmission of alerts to only the interiors of cars nearby using digital signals. They received a $2,000 prize, as well as an additional $1,000 via the People's Choice award. 

New Group Members!

Wednesday, April 2, 2014
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Dr. Yui Ogawa. Yui will be working on synthesis and characterization of CVD graphene. 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

New Group Members!

Monday, February 3, 2013
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Kan-Heng Lee (Graduate), Zack Ziegler (Undergraduate), and Yonghun Lee (Undergraduate). 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

Mark Passed his B Exam!

Friday, December 20, 2013
Mark Levendorf passed his B exam today to successfully graduate from the Park group with his Ph.D. 

Congratulations Mark! Best of luck!

New Group Members!

Friday, October 25, 2013
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group member - Yimo Han. Yimo will be working on graphene membrane and electron microscopy on 2D materials 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

New Group Members!

Monday, October 14, 2013
Park group is proud to welcome its newest group member - Dr. Kibum Kang. Kibum will be working on transition metaldichalcogenide growth. 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

New Group Members!

Thursday, September 19, 2013
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Ran Duan and Dong Ki Kim. Ran and Dong Ki will be working on transition metaldichalcogenide and graphene growth. 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

Lola and Mark won graduate student awards!

Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Mark Levendorf was one of two graduate students who won the Tunis Wentink prize for graduate students in their final year who have distinguished themselves in their research. Lola Brown was one of three who won the Howard Neal Wachter Memorial Prize for best 3rd and 4th year graduate student in physical chemistry.

Congratulations Mark and Lola! We look forward to seeing more great work from both of you.

Lihong Passed his B Exam!

Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Lihong Herman passed his B exam today to successfully graduate from the Park group with his Ph.D. 

Congratulations Li! Best of luck! 

New Group Members!

Monday, January 3, 2013
The Park group is proud to welcome its newest group members - Saien Xie and Yue Zhang. Saien and Yue will be working on graphene and BN growths. 

Congratulations on joining the group and welcome! 

Carlos Passed his B Exam!

Monday, December 17, 2012
Ruiz-Vargas passed his B Exam to successfully graduate with a Ph.D from the Park group. Carlos will be working with ETH Zurich in Switzerland next year.

Congratulations Carlos! Best of luck! 

Wei Passed his B Exam!

Friday, December 7, 2012
Adam 'Wei' Tsen passed his B Exam today as the first person to graduate with a Ph.D from the Park group. Wei will be a Postdoc under Dr. Philip Kim and Dr. Abhay Pasupathy at Columbia University next year. 

Congratulations Wei! Best of luck in the future. 

Matt's Paper Accepted to Nature Physics!

Wednesday, October 24, 2012
Matt's paper, "Photocurrent Measurements of Supercollision Cooling in Graphene", has been accepted to Nature Physics! The article is currently in press. 

Congratulations Matt! 

Mark and Cheol Joo's Paper Accepted to Nature!

Monday, July 9, 2012
Mark and Cheol Joo's Paper, "Graphene and Boron Nitride Heterostructures for Atomically Thin Circuitry," has been accepted to Nature! The article is currently in press. 

Congratulations Mark and Cheol Joo! 

Lola's Image Won the CCMR Image Contest!

Friday, June 1, 2012
Lola's image won the CCMR Image Contest under Most Artistic.

Congratulations! We are looking forward to more great images from Lola! 

Lola passed her A exam!

Wednesday, May 23, 2012
Lola passed her A exam today!

Congratulations Lola! 

Paper Accepted by Nano Letters!

Monday, May 21, 2012
Our Paper, "Angle-Resolved Raman Imaging of Interlayer Rotations and Interactions in Twisted Bilayer Graphene" has been accepted by Nano Letters!

Congratulations! 

Welcome Joel!

Monday, April 30, 2012
A new graduate student, Joel Sleppy, has joined the group! Joel received a B.A. in Physics and Mathematics from Washington University in St. Louis and will be working on graphene devices and applications.

Welcome Joel! 

Paper Accepted by Science!

Friday, April 13, 2012
Our paper, "Tailoring Electrical Transport across Grain Boundaries in Polycrystalline Graphene" has been accepted by Science!

Congratulations! 

Nano Letters Paper Published!

Monday, February 13, 2012
Our Nano Letters paper, "Twinning and Twisting of Tri- and Bilayer Graphene" has been published!

Congratulations! 

New Paper Published!

Thursday, December 29, 2011
Our ACS Nano paper, "High-Throughput Graphene Imaging on Arbitrary Substrates with Widefield Raman Spectroscopy" has been published!

Congratulations! 

Paper published!

Friday, October 21, 2011
Our recent NPG Asia Materials Paper, 'Laser based imaging of individual carbon nanostructures', has been published!

Congratulations! 

Welcome New Postdoc - Cheol-Joo!

Friday, September 16, 2011
New postdoc Cheol-Joo Kim has joined the group. Cheol-Joo received his PhD from POSTECH and will be working on Graphene heterostructrues.

Welcome Cheol-Joo!

Welcome Sam!

Monday, September 12, 2011
Undergraduate student Sam Pell has joined the group. Sam will be working on suspended graphene comb drive devices.

Welcome Sam!

Welcome REU Student - Wade!

Monday, June 6, 2011
REU student Wade Jensen has joined the group for the summer! Wade is studying Physics at the University of Utah and will be imaging gold nanoparticles.

Welcome Wade!

Welcome Michal!

Tuesday, March 2, 2011
Undergraduate student Michal Wojcik has joined the group! Michal is studying Chemistry and will be working on graphene device fabrication and characterization.

Welcome Michal! 

New Paper Published in Nano Letters!

Friday, April 29, 2011
A new paper has been published in Nano Letters titled 'Softened Elastic Response and Unzipping in Chemical Vapor Deposition Graphene Membranes'! 

Congratulations! 

New Paper Published in Science!

Friday, April 8, 2011
Our paper 'Oriented 2D Covalent Organic Framework Thin Films on Single-Layer Graphene' has been published in Science! 

Congratulations!

Featured in:
Cornell Chronicle
Nature Nanotechnology
Nature Review

New Paper Published in ACS Nano!

Friday, January 28, 2011
Our paper 'Oxidation Resistance of Graphene-Coated Cu and Cu/Ni Alloy' has been published in ACS Nano! 

Congratulations! 

Congratulations Sang-Yong!

Saturday, January 8, 2011
Dr. Sang-Yong is appointed as an assistant professor at Yonsei University.

Congratulations Sang-Yong!

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New Paper Published in Nature!

Wednesday, January 5, 2011
Our paper 'Grains and grain boundaries in single-layer graphene atomic patchwork quilts' has been published in Nature!

Congratulations!

Featured in:
Cornell Chronicle
Nature Nanotechnology
Science Daily
Discover Magazine
Nanotechnology Now
Bioscholar

New Paper Published in Nature Nanotechnology!

Tuesday, December 20, 2010
Our paper 'Single-walled carbon nanotubes as excitonic optical wires' has been published in Nature Nanotechnology!

Congratulations!

Featured in:
Cornell Chronicle
Next Big Future

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