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PARK, CHAN GYUNG

Professor, Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering,

Director, Center for Nanomaterials Technology

Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH)

Pohang, 790-784, Republic of Korea

PERSONAL DATA

Name in full :  Chan Gyung PARK

Office :  Eng1, 221

Telephone :  (home) +82-54-279-3139,

    (office) +82-54-279-2139,

E-mail addresscgpark@postech.ac.kr

PARK, CHAN GYUNG

EUCATION

Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA : October, 1978 ~ May, 1983

Ph.D. in Materials Science and Engineering.

Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea : March, 1975 ~ August, 1978

M.S. in Metallurgical Engineering.

Seoul National University, Seoul , Korea : March, 1971 ~ Feb., 1975

B.S. in Metallurgical Engineering.

WORK EXPERIENCES

March, 1976 - Feb., 1977 Military Service in Korean Army

Oct., 1978 - May, 1983 Research Assistant at Northwestern University,Evanston, IL, USA

June, 1983 - Oct., 1986 Staff Scientist in Solid State Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Oct., 1986 - March, 1989 Assistant Professor, Pohang University of Scienceand Technology(POSTECH),
Korea April, 1989 - March, 1995 Associate Professor, POSTECH

April, 1995 - Present Professor (with tenure), POSTECH

Sept., 1996 - Aug., 1998 Dean of Policy and Planning, POSTECH

Aug., 2004 - present Director(present), Vice-Director,National Center for Nanomaterials Technology,
sponsored by the Korea Ministry of Commerce, Industries and Energy(MOCIE).

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

Korea Institute of Metals and Materials: Council member, Editing Director

(2000-2002), Regional Director (2007- 2008)

Korea Society for Technology of Plasticity: Executive Director(1999-2004),

Vice President (2005-2007), President(2008 )

Korean Society of Electron Microscopy: Council member, Chairman of Material Science Committee

(2004- present), Vice President(2009)

The Minerals, Metals and Materials Society(TMS): member

The Materials Research Society (MRS): member

HONORS and AWARDS

Jan., 1998 Associate Member, The National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK),
Materials and Energy Engineering Division

Oct., 2002 the Hyun-Song Foundation Award for Metallurgical Engineers,
the Hyun-Song Foundation, Seoul, Korea

April, 2004. 14th Extinguished Publication Award in Science and Technology,
the Korean Federation of Science and Technology Societies (KFST)

Jan., 2007 Full member of The National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK), Materials and Energy
Engineering Division.

Research Interests

1. Nanoscale HREM analyses of structure and interfacial reaction of electronic thin films

  • - Structural analysis of epitaxial SrRuO 3 thin films
  • - Structure and fatigue properties of La-doped bismuth titanate (BLT)

2. Microscopic phase transformation studies of advanced high-strength low alloy steels

  • - Precipitation kinetics and mechanical properties of HSLA steels
  • - Microstructure and formability of TRIP steels

3. Microscopic studies on inelastic deformation and superplasticity

  • - Microscopic accommodation mechanism of plastic deformation
  • - In-situ straining TEM analysis of super plastic deformation

4. Development of environment-friendly thermal spray coatings

  • - Thermal barrier coatings for aerospace & power plant applications
  • - Functionally graded cermet coatings - Electromagnetic wave absorbing coatings