top of page
Marble Surface


[2023.06.12]  Paper published in Biomacromolecules.

Congratulations on publishing a paper!! The following article has been published in Biomacromolecules. The published paper selected as the Cover (Biomacromolecules 2023, 24, 6).

Hyeonho Cho, Chanui Lee, ChaBum Lee, Sangmin Lee, and Sunghan Kim*, “Robust, Ultrathin, and Highly Sensitive Reduced Graphene Oxide/Silk Fibroin Wearable Sensors Responded to Temperature and Humidity for Physiological Detection”, Biomacromolecules 2023, 24, 6, 2606–2617


[2023.05.16] Invited talk at IEEE-NEMS 2023 conference

Prof. Sunghan Kim gave an invited talk at IEEE-NEMS 2023 conference. The title was ‘Mechanically Robust, uniform, and functional wearable sensors with bionanocomposites’.  Many thanks for the kind invitation and constructive discussions.

[2022.05.30] Receive a NRF research grant [이공분야 학문후속세대-박사과정생연구장려금]

Hyeonho Cho, who is a Ph.D student in NAML, receives a two-years (2022.06-2024.05) research grant from National Research Foundation of Korea (NRF) [학문후속세대-박사과정생연구장려금]. Congratulation!!!

[2021.11.23] Paper published in ACS Nano

Congratulations on publishing a paper!! The following article has been published in ACS Nano.  

H. Cho, A. Shakil, A. A. Polycarpou, and S. Kim*, “Enabling Selectively Tunable Mechanical Properties of Graphene Oxide/Silk Fibroin/Cellulose Nanocrystal Bionanofilms”, ACS Nano, 2021 15, 12, 19546

About NAML

About NAML

NAML focuses on the design and manufacture of various advanced functional nanomaterials and the development of their multifunctional properties. We have a broad research interest on creating new skills and techniques in order to f, abricate and characterize advanced functional nanomaterials which possess strong mechanical properties, favorable surface/interface properties, and multi-functional properties for various engineering applications .

연구실 Research Highlight V02_page-0001.jpg

Principal Investigator

Sunghan Kim, Ph.D

Associate Professor

School of Mechanical Engineering

Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Korea

phone: 02-820-5265


Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, 2015

 Texas A&M University [TAMU] (College Station, TX, USA)  

M.S. in Mechanical Engineering, 2006

 Pohang University of Science and Technology [Postech]   (Pohang, Korea)

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, 2004

 Hanyang University (Seoul, Korea)


Chung-Ang University  (Seoul, Korea),  Sep. 2022-Present
 Professor in School of Mechanical Engineering

Chung-Ang University  (Seoul, Korea),  Sep. 2017-Aug.2022 
Assistant Professor in School of Mechanical Engineering


Georgia Institute of Technology [Georgia Tech](Atlanta, GA, USA),  Aug.2015-Aug. 2017
Postdoctoral Fellow in School of Materials Science and Engineering


Texas A&M University (College Station, TX, USA),  Jun. 2015-Aug. 2015

 Visiting Assistant Professor in Department of Mechanical Engineering

Intel Corporation (Chandler, AZ, USA), Jun. 2014-Sep. 2014

 Graduate Intern in ATTD Quality and Reliability Group

Samsung Electronics, Suwon R&D Center (Suwon, Korea),  Feb.2006-Jun. 2011

 Senior Research Engineer, IT Solution Business


Contact Information

We are currently looking for motivated undergraduate and graduate students to join us.

If you are interested in the position, please send your CV to

Nanomechanics and Advanced Materials Lab.:

B.D. 207, R. 434

School of Mechanical Engineering

Chung-Ang University

84 Heuksuk-Ro, Dongjak-gu

Seoul, South Korea, 156-765

Tel: 82-2-820-5265


bottom of page