News

2018

 

Aug. 13th

Our recent work about the sticker-like thin film electronics was highlighted in Nature Electronics. [news link]

 

Aug. 10th

Chi Hwan Lee talked about the electronic stickers in the WLFI-TV, a CBS affiliated television station. [news link]

 

July 27th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the 7th International conference on Microelectronics and Plasma Technology (ICMAP 2018)  for Flexible/Stretchable Display Technology, held in Sondo, Korea. [link]

 

July 25th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered a summer intensive lecture entitled "wearable and optical biomedical devices" in Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Korea University and attended the 2018 Purdue-Korea joint workshop. [news link]

 

July 24th

Our recent group research in the development of sticker-like IoT sensors was highlighted in IEEE Sepectrum, Purdue News, and many others. [news link]

 

July 17th

Chi Hwan Lee was on the podcast to talk about the smart contact lens technology. [podcast link]

 

July 16nd

Our group manuscript entitled "wafer-recyclable, environment-friendly transfer printing for large-scale thin film nanoelectronics" was published in Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences (PNAS). [link]

 

July 1st

Chi Hwan Lee was appointed as a visiting professor in the Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering at Korea University and invited to deliver a lecture for graduate students.

 

June 20th

Our group research in the development of smart soft contact lens was highlighted in Purdue Research Foundation News. [news link]

 

June 13th

Chi Hwan Lee received the 2018 Hanhwa Advanced Materials Non-Tenure Faculty Award. Congratulations! [news link]

 

June 5th

Woohyun Linus Park and Yeonsoo Park were admitted today in the Graduate School of Mechanical Engineering at Purdue and joined our group as a Research Assistant. Congratulations and Welcome! Our group is still seeking more graduate students and postdocs who are interested in wearable sensors. Please reach out to Prof. Chi Hwan Lee along with your CV for any inquiry about this positions.

 

May 25th

Chi Hwan Lee received the 2018 Ralph W. and Grace M. Showalter Research Trust Award. Congratulations!

May 21st

Our previous project funded by AFOSR was successfully renewed for next 3 more years. Congratulations! We are seeking one more graduate student who is interested in the drug delivery systems. Please reach out to Prof. Chi Hwan Lee along with your CV for any inquiry about this position.

 

May 17th

Our group was awarded for the Lilly's Connected Care Grant. Congratulation! We are seeking two more graduate students and one postdoc who are interested in wearable sensor systems. Please reach out to Prof. Chi Hwan Lee along with your CV for any inquiry about this position.

 

May 16th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Institute of Nano-engineered Systems (Nano-ES) at University of Washington, Seattle, WA. [flyer]

 

May 15th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Wearable and Flexible Technologies for Electronics and Photonics Symposium at the 233rd Electrochemical Society (ECS) Meeting, Seattle, WA.

 

May 11th

Min Ku Kim received the MS degree in Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University. Congratulations!

 

May 10th

Our group was awarded for the 2018 Engineering Faculty Conversation (EFC) in Healthcare and Medicine Grant. Congratulations!

 

Apr. 30th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) at Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, NM. [flyer]

 

Apr. 29th  - May 8th

Chi Hwan Lee served as a visiting professor in the Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT) at Los Alamos National Lab, Los Alamos, NM. [Lab link]

 

Apr. 26th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Department of Electrical Engineering at University of Notre Dame, South Bend, IN. [flyer]

 

Apr. 17th

Chi Hwan Lee was appointed as an Assistant Professor (Courtesy) in the Department of Speech, Language, & Hearing Sciences at Purdue University. Congratulations! [link]

 

Apr. 5th

Minku delivered a talk about his recent research project in the 2018 Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting held in Phoenix, AZ. Good job! [picture]    

 

Apr. 4th

Chi Hwan Lee served as a session chair in a Career Forum for the 2018 Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting held in Phoenix, AZ. [picture]    

 

Mar. 28th

Prof. Sili Deng in the Department of Mechanical Engineering at MIT visited us today. Welcome! [picture]    

 

Mar. 27th

Kaiming Fu (BME) and Soo Han Soon (BME) joined our group today. Welcome!

 

Mar. 23rd

Musbiha Binte Wali successfully finished her MS defense today. She will be joining the Ivy Tech College as a full-time faculty on this May. Congratulations! 

 

Mar. 22nd

Purdue Graduate Engineering was ranked top #7 overall in newest US News Rankings. Congratulations! [news link]

 

Mar. 5th

Chi Hwan Lee served as a panelist in a Career Forum for the Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA) Young Generation (YG) in Indiana Chapter. [picture]

 

Feb. 1st

Musbiha Binte Wali received a job offer for the full-time faculty position of the Advanced Automation Robotics Technology (AART) at Ivy Tech Community College, Lafayette, IN. Congratulations! 

 

Jan. 15th

Prof. Chi Hwan Lee was selected for the 2018 Visiting Summer Faculty in the Center for Integrated Nanotechnology at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL).

 

Jan. 3rd

Jackson Lab agreed to support our research on development of programmable cardiac patch system. [sponsor link]

 

Jan. 3rd

US Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) agreed to support our research on transfer printing of ultrathin plasmonic thin films onto arbitrary substrates. [sponsor link]

2017

 

Dec. 17th

DaeSeung Wie received the MS degree in Mechanical Engineering at Purdue University. Congratulations!  [picture]

 

Dec. 2nd

Chi Hwan Lee served as a panelist in the Career Forum on "What I wish I knew when I was a PhD/Postdoc" at the celebration of Prof. John Rogers' 30 years of independent research. [picture]

 

Dec. 1st

Chi Hwan Lee attended the Symposium of Materials and Mechanics in the Midwest (SMMM) held at Northwestern University. [picture] 

 

Nov. 6th

Senior researchers, Dr. Hyung Ik Lee and Dr. Hwang Jin Ok, at the Agency for Defense Development (ADD) from South Korea visited us to discuss about the research collaboration opportunity. [picture]

 

Oct. 30th

Chi Hwan Lee was invited to deliver a talk in the College of Pharmacy at Purdue University.

 

Oct. 18th

Prof. Daehyeong Kim in Seoul National University visited us and delivered an invited talk in the BME graduate seminar lecture. [picture]

 

Sep. 7th

Prof. Hyun Joon Kong in University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign visited us and delivered an invited talk in the BME graduate seminar lecture. [picture]

 

Aug. 31st

Prof. Xiaolin Zheng in Stanford University visited us and delivered an invited talk in the ME graduate seminar lecture. [picture]

 

Aug. 9th

Seung Jun Lee joined our group as an undergraduate researcher. He will work on the synthesis and characterization of semiconducting nanomaterials  that will be used for our various projects associated with wearable biomedical devices. Welcome!

 

July 26th

Chi Hwan Lee was invited as a keynote speaker in the Biomedical Engineering Summit held in Shenzhen, China.

 

July 24th

Chi Hwan Lee was invited to deliver a talk in the US Air Force-Korea Joint Workshop held in Dayton, OH.

 

July

Chi Hwan Lee delivered many invited talks in Seoul National University, Yonsei University, Korea University, Hanyamg University, Ajou University, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology (KITECH) in Korea.

 

 

June 26th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Collaborative Conference on Materials Research held in Jeju island, Korea.

May 24th

Our collaboration work with Stanford University and Hanyang University on the development of three-dimensional silicon pillars was published in ACS Nano. [journal link]

 

May 9th

Shichen Xu and Yueming Liu received admission from Johns Hopkins University and University of Washington for their graduate study. They have been working in our group over a year. Congratulations!

 

May 3rd

Chi Hwan Lee received the 2017 Summer Faculty Grant Award by Purdue College of Engineering.

 

May 2nd

Prof. John A. Rogers visited us and delivered an invited seminar for the Bagwell Lecture.

 

Apr. 19th

Our collaborator, Prof. Sheng Xu (UCSD), visited us to deliver a talk in BME seminar and discuss about collaboration works. [picture]

 

Apr. 7th

Chi Hwan Lee received the 2017 Excellence Faculty Award for the preeminent team efforts. [news link]

 

Apr. 7th

A Purdue team visited the NIH Institute in Baltimore to discuss about a center project. [picture] 

 

Mar. 24th

Shichen Xu received admission from the MS program at Johns Hopkins University, starting in 2017 Fall semester. He has been working in our group as an undergraduate research assistant since 2015 Fall semester. Congratulations!

 

 

Mar. 14th

The 2018 US News and World Report ranked Purdue University at top #8 Best School of Engineering. [national ranking link]

Mar. 1st

Prof. Seok Kim in University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC) visited us and delivered an invited talk in the BME graduate seminar lecture.

 

Feb. 28th

NIH NIDA agreed to support our team work on "Vancouver Drug Users Study: Evaluating the Natural History of Injection Drug Use".

 

Feb. 22nd

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an elevator pitch about our novel "Human-like Smart Electronic Gloves" to seek a business partner in 2017 Innovation Showcase in Purdue Research Foundation (PRF)'s Office of Technology Commercialization (OTC). [movie link]

 

Feb. 17th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered a guest lecture in the class of BME 495: Smart Healthcare Engineering in Biomedical Engineering at Purdue University about "Advanced Engineering Strategies for Smart Healthcare Systems".

 

Feb. 14th

Our Group received grant to support development of flexible vertical silicon probes from the U.S. Air Force. [news link]

 

Feb. 6th

Our recent collaboration work on dry transient electronic systems by use of materials that sublime, with John A. Rogers Group (Northwestern University), was published in Advanced Functional Materials. [news link]

 

Feb. 2nd

Dr. Stacey Rizzo, an associate director in Jackson Laboratory, visited us to discuss about our collaboration works.

 

Jan. 5th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in Biomedical Engineering at Northwestern University about "Advanced Nanomanufacturing Technology for Soft Bioelectronics".

 

Jan. 5th

Chi Hwan Lee visited Prof. John A. Rogers' Lab at Northwestern University to discuss about collaboration possibility.

2016

 

Dec. 13th

Chi Hwan Lee received a 2016-2017 Purdue Research Foundation (PRF) International Travel Grant for the participation in  Collaborative Conference on 3D Materials Research which will take place in Jeju Island, Korea, on June 2017. [link]

 

Dec. 7th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the Mechanical Engineering at Worcester Polytechnic Institute about "Advanced Transfer Printing Methods for Wearable and Implantable Biomedical Devices". [flyer]

 

Nov. 30th

Our recent work about the electronic smart bandage hit the headlines on the front page of The Exponent. [pdf]

 

Nov. 27th

Zekun Gong joined our lab as an undergraduate research assistant. He is currently a senior exchange student from Shang Hai Jiao Tong University. Welcome!

 

Nov. 17th

The Purdue News highlights our recent work about the electronic smart bandage. [link]

 

Nov. 16th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in ASME IMECE about "Physically Transient Electronics for Biomedical and Data Secure Applications", held in Phoenix, AZ.

 

Nov. 4th

Our group created a general agreement (MOU) for collaboration with Nanocrystal Electronics Lab at Korea University.

 

Oct. 26th

Chi Hwan Lee delivers an invited talk in Mechanical Engineering at University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign about "Advanced Nanomanufacturing Technology for Soft Bioelectronics". [flyer]

 

Oct. 14th

 Ajou University highlighted our recent research collaboration work with their alumni, Dr. Seungyong Han (UIUC). [pdf]

 

Oct. 3rd

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited talk in the 53rd Annual Meeting of Society of Engineering Science (SES) held in University of Maryland, College Park. [link]

 

Sep. 19th

Prof. Keonwook Kang (Yonsei University) and Prof. Seunghwa Ryu (KAIST) visited our lab and discuss about global research collaboration opportunities.

 

Sep. 13th

Prof. Joon Hyung Shim in Korea University visited our lab for a day and creates a general agreement (MOU) for global research collaboration.

 

Sep. 13th

The U.S. News and World Report reported national rankings of undergraduate programs in 2017. Purdue Engineering ranks at top 9, tied with Cornell University. [national ranking news]

 

Sep. 8th

Dr. Yosuke Nakashima, Dr. Shin Saito, and Dr. Sheena Zuberi in Sumitomo Chemical Company visit our lab to discuss about an opportunity for global research collaborations. [company link]

 

Sep. 6th

Our group manuscript about the mechanically reinforced skin-electronics against harsh loading conditions such as over-stretch, delamination, and scratch was accepted in Advanced Materials (IF: 18.960).

 

Aug. 31st

Minku Kim presented a poster entitled "Skin-Electronics for Highly Localized Heating" for the Surgery Collaboration Day with Indiana University Medical School.

 

Aug. 24th

Prof. Tae-Ho Song in KAIST visited us and gave many good advices and suggestions for running a successful research team.

 

Aug. 23th

Bong Joong Kim joined our group as a graduate research assistant. Welcome!

 

Aug. 19th

We presented our work on "Development of Skin-Like Device for Thermotherapy Joint Patch" in the 38th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC) in Orlando, FL.

 

Aug. 15th

We visited Jackson Laboratory with many Purdue faculties to leverage research collaborations. [picture]

 

Aug. 4th

Ryan Preston presented a poster entitled “Development of micro-/nano-architectures for intracellular sensing platform” in the 2016 SURF Research Symposium.

 

July 30th

Prof. Dong Rip Kim (Hanyang University) visited us to initiate the US-Korean Air Force Research Project.

 

July 28th

Hanmin Jang joined our group as a visiting scholar to perform the global collaboration project with Hanyang University. Welcome!

 

July 23rd

Prof. Hui Fang (Northeastern University) visited our lab to discuss about our new collaborations.

 

July 13th

Jackson Lab agreed to support our research on development of ultraminiaturized monitoring systems for mice. [sponsor link]

 

July 11th

Our group created a general agreement (MOU) for research collaboration with Nano-e Lab at Hanyang University.

 

July 8th

Researchers in Rogers Group (UIUC), Dr. Seungyong Han and Dr. Kyu-Tae Lee, visited our lab for research collaboration.

 

July 7th

Musbiha Binte Wali (BME) joined our group as a graduate student. Welcome!

 

Jun. 21st

US Air Force agreed to support our research on development of novel biosensing platform for the brain. [sponsor link]

 

Jun. 3rd

Institute for Integrative Neuroscience agreed to seed our research on novel monitoring kits in otolaryngology. [sponsor link]

 

May 23rd

Ryan Matthew Preston (BME) joined our group for the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program. Welcome!

 

May 18th

SMART Film agreed to support our research on development of electronic circuits on bio-related substrates. [link]

 

May 15th

Eli Lily agreed to support our research on development of novel monitoring systems for continuous pharmaceutical manufacturing process. [sponsor link]

 

Apr. 23rd

Our recent collaboration work on 3D surface-textured solar water splitting device enabled by water-assisted transfer printing method, with Xiaolin Zheng Group (Stanford), was accepted in ACS Energy Letters. [journal link]

 

Apr. 22nd

Min Ku Kim demonstrated the operations of skin-like physiological monitors in the class of Soft Bioelectronics (BME495). [picture]

Apr. 21st

Sriram Boppana received the 2016 Summer Research/Clinical Immersion Fellowship funded by NIH NIBIB R25 award. Congratulations!

Apr. 15th

Dr. Hyungjun Kim (BME), a former postdoc at KAIST in Korea, joined our group as a postdoctoral researcher. Welcome!

 

Apr. 12th

Our recent collaboration work on high resolution quantum dot light emitting diodes enabled by electro-hydrodynamic jet printing, with John Roger Group (UIUC), was accepted in ACS Nano. [journal link]

 

Mar. 30th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered a seminar entitled "Bioresorbable Electronic Implant for Controlled Drug Delivery" in the 2016 Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting in Pheonix, AZ.

 

Mar. 21st

Sriram Boppana (BME) joined our group as an undergraduate research assistant. Welcome!

 

Mar. 16th

The U.S. News and World Report ranked Purdue Engineering at top 9 best graduate school. [national ranking news]

 

Mar. 4th

Many news agencies, including CNN, IEEE Spectrum, Discover, and New Scientist, highlighted our recent collaboration works, with John Rogers Group (UIUC), on bioresorbable silicon sensors for brain (published in Nature). [news link]

 

Feb. 26th

Our research collaborator, Prof. Seung Kyun Kang (KAIST), visited us and delivered a guest lecture in the class of Soft Bioelectronics (BME495) about the bioresorbable brain sensors.

Feb. 24th

Ryan Matthew Preston (BME) and Jingyuan Ma (EE) joined our group as an undergraduate research assistant. Welcome!

Feb. 16th

Our group created a general agreement (MOU) for research cooperation with the Smart Materials-Based Innovative Manufacturing Research Center at Korea University.

 

Feb. 12th

Dae Seung Wie gave a lab tour to the class of Soft Bioelectronics (BME495) at Birck Nanotechnology Center. [picture]

Feb. 10th

Chi Hwan Lee participated in the Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program as a mentor. Our group seeks highly motivated undergraduate research assistants. [program link]

Jan. 25th

Min Ku Kim demonstrated experiments in synthesis of silver nanowires in the class of Soft Bioelectronics (BME495).

Jan. 24th

Our recent invited review paper on Smart Assembly for Soft Bioelectronics was accepted in IEEE Potentials.

Jan. 15th

Our research collaborators, Prof. Daeshik Kang (Ajou University) and Dr. Bong Hoon Kim (UIUC), visited our lab.

Jan. 14th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered a guest lecture at Purdue Honors College.

 

Jan. 1st

A new 3-credit hour course, Soft Bioelectronics (BME495), is open for registration today. The course is broadly beneficial to students in biomedical, mechanical, electrical and materials science and engineering. [download course flyer]

2015

Dec. 21st

Yueming Liu (ME) and Shichen Xu (ME) joined our group as an undergraduate research assistant. Welcome!

Dec. 14th

Chi Hwan Lee was selected for the Notable Korean Scientist in Biological Research Information Center.

Dec. 9th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited lecture in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Purdue University.

Dec. 5th

Chi Hwan Lee attended the Scientists and Engineers Early-Career Development (SEED) Workshop hosted by Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA) in Washington D.C. [news link]

Nov. 25th

Our collaboration work in bioresorbable brain sensor, with John Roger Group (UIUC), was accepted in Nature. [journal link]

Oct. 6th

Chi Hwan Lee delivered an invited seminar on skin-like wearable technology for 12th Annual Innovation Day at the Chemical Heritage Foundation (CHF) in Philadelphia. [link]

Sep. 4th

Our recent work on bioresorable drug delivery implants was accepted in NPG Asia Materials. [journal link]

Aug. 17th

Min Ku Kim (ME) and Dae Seung Wie (BME) joined our group as a graduate research assistant. Welcome!

Aug. 17th

Chi Hwan Lee starts a position of Assistant Professor at Purdue University with a joint appointment between the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering and the School of Mechanical Engineering. [news link]

 

 

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