CENTER FOR BIONICS

KIM JIN SEOK   Principal Researcher

Phone

02-958-6745

E-mail

jinseok@kist.re.kr

Office

 L7423A

Homepage

– Ph.D. Seoul National University, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (2007)

– M.S. University of Southern California, Materials Engineering (1997)

– B.S. Kwangwoon University, Electronic Materials Engineering (1994)

– Principal Researcher, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) (2013~)

– Visiting Research Fellow, Harvard Medical School (2008~2009)

– Senior Research Fellow, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)(2008~2013)

– Research Fellow, Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) (2001~2008)

– Chief Researcher, Honeywell Korea (1997~2000)

– MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical Systems) based Bidirectional Neural Interfaces (Central & Peripheral Nervous Systems): DBS (Deep Brain Stimulation), Neuroprosthetics, Electroceuticals, etc.

– FBG Optical Fiber-based Shape/Angle/IMU Sensors : Motion Capture, Quantitative Gait/Behavior Analysis, etc.

– Smart Contact Lens Platform : Health Monitoring, Wellness Care, etc.

  • Journal (65 SCI(E) papers published)
  • In the last 5 years
  • Numerical and experimental study of tribological properties of glass/polymer-based micro ball bearings. Wear, 2022, 488: 204173.
  • Au Hierarchical Nanostructure-Based Surface Modification of Microelectrodes for Improved Neural Signal Recording. Analytical Chemistry, 2021, 93.34:11765-11774.
  • Effect of V-Groove Surface Pattern on the Tribological Properties of Epoxy. Tribology Transactions, 2021, 64.2: 302-312.
  • Adaptive self-healing electronic epineurium for chronic bidirectional neural interfaces. Nature communications, 2020, 11.1: 1-10.
  • FBG-referenced interrogating system using a double-ring erbium-doped fiber laser for high power and broadband. Optics Express, 2020, 28.18: 26870-26881.
  • Spirally Arrayed Electrode for Spatially Selective and Minimally Displacive Peripheral Nerve Interface. Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, 2020, 29.4: 514-521.
  • High-Accuracy Distributed Bend Sensor Eligible for High-Curvature Structures Based on Brillouin Optical Correlation Domain Analysis. IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, 2020, 26.4: 1-9.
  • Characterization and analysis of metal adhesion to parylene polymer substrate using scotch tape test for peripheral neural probe. Micromachines, 2020, 11.6: 605.
  • Wearable hand module and real-time tracking algorithms for measuring finger joint angles of different hand sizes with high accuracy using FBG strain sensor. Sensors, 2020, 20.7: 1921.
  • Wireless epidermal electromyogram sensing system. Electronics, 2020, 9.2:269.
  • An ultrastretchable and self-healable nanocomposite conductor enabled by autonomously percolative electrical pathways. ACS nano, 2019, 13.6: 6531-6539.
  • Surface-Controlled Molecular Self-Alignment in Polymer Actuators for Flexible Microrobot Applications. Polymers, 2019, 11.4: 736.
  • Wire electrodes embedded in artificial conduit for long-term monitoring of the peripheral nerve signal. Micromachines, 2019, 10.3: 184.
  • Ultra-high curvature sensors for multi-bend structures using fiber Bragg gratings. Optics express, 2019, 27.3: 2074-2084.
  • Three-dimensionally printed interconnects for smart contact lenses. ACS applied materials & interfaces, 2018, 10.33: 28086-28092.
  • Efficient scalable production of therapeutic microvesicles derived from human mesenchymal stem cells. Scientific reports, 2018, 8.1: 1-16.
  • Microwell-mediated cell spheroid formation and its applications. Macromolecular Research, 2018, 26.1: 1-8.
  • A novel cylindrical microwell featuring inverted-pyramidal opening for efficient cell spheroid formation without cell loss. Biofabrication, 2017, 9.3: 035006.
  • Engineering three dimensional micro nerve tissue using postnatal stem cells from human dental apical papilla. Biotechnology and Bioengineering, 2017,114.4: 903-914.

 

  • Patent
  • In the last 1 years
  • LASER DEVICE HAVING DOUBLE RING STRUCTURE, Korea, 10-2397637-000 (2022)
  • TEAR COLLECTION DEVICE, U.S.A., 11185314 (2021)
  • MOTION CAPTURE SYSTEM USING FBG SENSOR, U.S.A., 11129553(2021)
  • HIGH-PERFORMANCE NERVE-PROBING STRUCTURE MINIMISING NERVE DAMAGE, China, ZL201680041169.9 (2021)
  • METHOD FOR DATA COMMUNICATION AND POWER CHARGING UTILIZING A HUMAN BODY CHANNEL AND APPARATUS FOR PERFORMING THE SAME, Korea, 10-2281442 (2021)
  • METHOD FOR MEASRUING INSERTING LENGTH USING SHAPE OF INSERTION DEVICE AND INSERTION DEVICE FOR THE SAME, Korea, 2021-018692
  • OPTICAL FIBER SENSOR-BASED INERTIAL MEASUREMENT SYSTEM, Korea, 2021-0185980 (2021)
  • METHOD FOR VASCULAR DEFORMATION SIMULATION BY CATHETER INSERTION IN VASCULAR INTERVENTION, Korea, 2021-018622 (2021)
  • STRAIN SENSOR-BASED IMU SENSOR AND SYSTEM FOR MEASURING INERTIA INCLUDING THE SAME, PCT, PCT/KR2021/010268, (2021)
  • FBG-BASED TORSION SENSOR DEVICE, China, 201980056511.6 (2021)
  • FBG-BASED TORSION SENSOR DEVICE, Europe, 19834451.7 (2021)
  • FBG-BASED TORSION SENSOR DEVICE, Japan, 2021-500835 (2021)
  • FBG-BASED TORSION SENSOR DEVICE, U.S.A., 17/259636 (2021)

 

  • Technology Transfer
  •  Human motion capture technology for virtual reality using FBG sensors
    → Contract date : 2018.09.12., Contractor : MOIIN Inc.
  • Technology Consultation for Development of DENEX System 2.0 Sensor
    → Contract date : 2018.08.01., Contractor : HANDOK Kalos Medical Inc.
  • 2016 Patent Sharing to Small and Medium Industry
    → Contract date : 2016.08.04., Contractor : Paran Automation Inc.
  •  Intellectual Discovery Inc. Contract for Monopoly Patent Commercialization ? HYBRDD BIO ACTUATOR AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME USING 3-DIMENSIONAL MICRO MOLDING ALIGNER
    → Contract date : 2015.09.25., Contractor : Intellectual Discovery Inc.
  •  Intellectual Discovery Inc. Contract for Monopoly Patent Commercialization ? BIDIRECTIONAL MOVING MICRO-ROBOT SYSTEM
    → Contract date : 2015.09.25., Contractor : Intellectual Discovery Inc.
  •  Intellectual Discovery Inc. Contract for Monopoly Patent Commercialization ? METHOD AND SYSTEM FOR DATA COMMUNICATION USING BODY
    → Contract date : 2015.09.25., Contractor : Intellectual Discovery Inc.
  • Communication and Manufacturing Technologies of Capsule Endoscopy
    → Contract date : 2004.07.19., Contractor : IntroMedic Inc.

 

  • Award-winning
  • In 2019, The 54th Invention Day Ceremony, Prime Minister’s Award