Li-ion Batteries Turn to Water Splitting Catalysts 

Group News 2021

May 2021

Jian's paper with Tianjin University is published in Nature Energy.

March 2021

Jian's paper covers Nature Catalysis. See

March 2021

Congratulations to Bonho on the admission to second stage of Global PhD Fellowship (GPF)!


March 2021

Congratulations to Jian and co-authors on publishing their OER work in Nature Catalysis!

Find the paper here and media coverages here

March 2021

Munsoo, Jeongho, and Ikcheon joined the group as graduate students. Welcome!

February 2021

Yongjoon and Donghyuk completed their M.S. degree successfully. Congratulations!

October 2020

Congratulations to the team! We are launching a new exciting project on all-solid-state-batteries, which is supported by Samsung Research Funding & Incubation Center for Future Technology. Very Exciting!   

August 2020

Dr. Jian Wang won SNU SCIENCE FELLOWSHIP! Congratulations!

May 2020

Dr. Chiwon Kang's NRF proposal is accepted! Congratulations!

April 2020

Bonho safely arrived from MIT after a 2-month collaboration. Welcome back!

March 2020

Jun Yeob joined the group. Welcome!

Dr. Chiwon Kang joined the group. Welcome!

January 2020

Jinkyu, Bonho, Juwon won an "Outstanding Poster Award"

in 2020 KECS Physical Electrochemistry Winter Symposium

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Group News 2020

Group News 2019

November 2019

Jinkyu, Bonho, Juwon won an "Outstanding Poster Award"

in The 31th Synchrotron Radiation Users' Workshop & KOSUA Meeting

October 2019

Jinkyu, Bonho, Juwon won an "Outstanding Poster Award"

in 2019 Fall conference of the Korean Institute of Metals and Materials

September 2019

Sungjae joined the group. Welcome!

Bonho won the Global Ph.D Fellowship by NRF Congratulation. Bonho!

Yongjoon completed his collaboration with Goodson group at Stanford during the summer. Welcome back!


March 2019

Hwiho, Donghyuk, Jeongwoo, Danwon, Yongjoon join the group.  Welcome!

Bonho won the Fellowship for Fundamental Academic Fields 2nd stage.Congratulation. Bonho!

We are currently hiring highly motivated students and postdocs.
Positions are open for Li-ion battery, microbial fuel cell, and thermoelectrics research. If interested, please send an email to Jongwoo (