rincipal Investigator






  Jeong-Hyun Cho, Ph. D.


  Assistant Professor

  Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

  University of Minnesota, Twin Cities

  5-129 Keller Hall, 200 Union St. SE, Minneapolis, MN 55455

  Tel: (612) 625-9016


  jcho (at) umn.edu


     Areas of Expertise

     3D Micro and Nano Devices, 3D  Surface Patterning on Nanoparticles. Energy Storage (Li-Ion Battery) System.



     Ph.D., Engineering Science, 2007, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States.

     M.S., Engineering, 2004, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, United States.

     B.S., Control and Instrument Engineering, 2001, HoSeo University, Asan, South Korea.


     Work Experience

     Assistant Professor, 01/2013 - Present

     Postdoctoral Fellow, 05/2010 - 01/2013, Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, Los Alamos National Laboratory.

     Postdoctoral Fellow, 01/2008 - 04/2010, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, The Johns Hopkins University.



     "Best Poster Award,” Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall 2018, Fall 2017, Fall 2016, Spring 2015, and Fall 2011 Meeting.

     “The National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award” 2015.

     "Achievement Award," for Outstanding Accomplishments and Dedication, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2011.

     "Outstanding Poster Award Winner," Los Alamos Postdoctoral Research Day, Los Alamos National Laboratory, 2011.

     "Special Art Award," Raith Micrograph Award, Raith, 2009.

     "Outstanding Graduate  Seminar Award", in the Physical Chemistry and Materials Science Seminar  Program, Washington State University, Pullman,
      Washington, 2006-2007.

     "Outstanding Researcher Award (Ph.D.)" in the School of Mechanical and  Materials Engineering, Washington State University, Pullman, Washington,





Graduate Students (Ph. D.)

                                                 Chunhui Dai [CV]                                                                                                Kriti Agarwal [CV]

 Chunhui MRS_2  Kriti_MRS                                                                                                                                  


Undergraduate Students

Elif Cetin 


Former Graduate Students

 Chao Liu (Works for Seagate)



Former Undergraduate Students

Daniel Wratkowski, Nick Buchele, Aaron Bartnik,  Bill Peria, Na Hyun Park, Yijia Liu


3D Micro and Nano

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