Hyung Min Kim (김형민)
Associate Professor   

Contact information 

Location: (office) Room 709, HwiRang B/D

                  (lab) Room 507, Science B/D

Tel: (office) +82-2-910-5770, (lab) +82-2-910-5883

E-mail: hyungkim at kookmin.ac.kr



B. S. in Chemistry, Seoul National University (2001)

Ph. D. in Physical Chemistry, Seoul National University (2007)



Postdoctoral Fellow, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (Aug. 2007 - Dec. 2009) 

Senior Researcher, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (Dec. 2009 - Aug. 2012)

Assistant Professor, Kookmin University (Sep. 2012 - Present)

Adjunct Researcher, Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (Oct. 2012 - Present)


Research Topics

1. Development of novel spectroscopic method

    - Surface enhanced Raman scattering

    - Nonlinear optical spectroscopy

    - Noninvasive chemical detection method

2. Applied nanobiophotonics

    - In vivo hyperspectral imaging using upconversion luminescence

    - Optical diagnostics with nanophotnoics

    - Environmental monitoring


Selected publications

1. “Theranostic Probe Based on Lanthanide-Doped Nanoparticles for Simultaneous In Vivo Dual-Modal Imaging and Photodynamic Therapy”, Y. I. Park, H. M. Kim (co-principal author), J. H. Kim, K. C. Moon, B. Yoo, K. T. Lee, N. Lee, Y. Choi, W. Park, D. Ling, K. Na, W. K. Moon, S. H. Choi, H. S. Park, S. Y. Yoon, Y. D. Suh, S. H. Lee, and T. Hyeon, Adv. Mater. 24, 5755–5761 (2012).

2. "Long-Term Real-Time Tracking of Lanthanide Ion Doped Upconverting Nanoparticles in Living Cells", S. H. Nam, Y. M. Bae, Y. I. Park, J. H. Kim, H. M. Kim, J. S. Choi, Kang Taek Lee, T. Hyeon, Y. D. Suh, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 50, 6093 (2011).

3. "A new palm-sized surface plasmon resonance (SPR) biosensor based on modulation of a light source by a rotating mirror ", Y. B. Shin, H. M. Kim, Y. Jung and B. H. Chung, Sens. Actuators B150, 1 (2010)

4. “Nanogap-engineerable Raman-active nanodumbbells for single-molecule detection”, D. K. Lim, K. S. Jeon, H. M. Kim, J. M. Nam and Y. D. Suh, Nature Materials 9, 60 (2010)

5. “Solvent migration from the C- to the N-terminus of amino acid in photoionization of phenylglycine-water complex”, H. M. Kim, K. Y. Han, J. Y. Park, G. S. Kim and S. K. Kim, J. Chem. Phys. 128, 041101 (2008)

6. “Conformational study of jet-cooled L-phenylglycine”, H. M. Kim, K. Y. Han, J. Y. Park, Z. H. Kim, and S. K. Kim, J. Chem. Phys. 128, 184313 (2008)