Associate Professor of Chemistry

Department of Emerging Materials Science


PHONE   053-785-6513


OFFICE   E2_Room 412

ORCID     0000-0003-3320-5750

2016 – prs            Associate Professor, DGIST

2019 – 2020        Visiting Professor in Chemistry, Northwestern University

2012 – 2016        Assistant Professor, DGIST

2009 – 2012        Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemistry, Northwestern University

2008 – 2009        Postdoctoral Fellow in Chemistry, Sogang University

2004 – 2008        PhD in Chemistry, Sogang University

2002 – 2004        MS   in Chemistry, Sogang University

1994 – 2002        BS    in Chemistry, Sogang University

2016                       The Young Inorganic Chemist Award (Korean Chemical Society)

                                 젊은무기화학자상 수상

2009                       Postdoctral Scholarship (NRF)

2020 – pres         Associate Editor, Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society

2020 – 2021        Director of Planning & Coordination in KCS  (대한화학회 기획실무이사)

2020 – 2021        Deputy Chairperson in Chemistry Olympiad Committee, KCS  (화학올림피아드 위원회 부위원장)

2020 – 2021        Committee Member in Research Safety Committee, KCS  (대한화학회 연구실안전위원회 위원)

2019                       Committee Member in the Inorganic Chemistry Division of KCS  (대한화학회 무기화학분과 실무위원)

2018                       Committee Member in the Inorganic Chemistry Division of KCS  (대한화학회 무기화학분과 실무위원)

2016                       Committee Member in the 17th Korea-Japan Joint Symposium on Organometallic and Coordination Chemistry

2016                       Committee Member in the Inorganic Chemistry Division of KCS  (대한화학회 무기화학분과 실무위원)

2015                       Committee Co-chair, MOF & Beyonds, 2015

2015                       Committee Member, IUPAC 2015, 2015

Coordinative Reduction of Metal Nodes Enhances the Hydrolytic Stability of a Paddlewheel Metal−Organic Framework

Dahae Song, Jinhee Bae, Hoon Ji, Min-Bum Kim, Youn-Sang Bae, Kyo Sung Park, Dohyun Moon* and Nak Cheon Jeong*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2019   (IF=14.7)

*Selected as a supplementary cover


Metal Coordination and Metal Activation Abilities of Commonly Unreactive Chloromethanes toward Metal–Organic Frameworks

Jinhee Bae, Eun Ji Lee, and Nak Cheon Jeong*

Chem. Commun. 2018   (IF=6.2)

*Invited as a feature article in the issue of Emerging Investigators 2018

*Selected as a front cover article

Multiple Coordination Exchanges for Room-Temperature Activation of Open-Metal Sites in Metal–Organic Frameworks

Jinhee Bae, Jae Sun Choi, Sunhyun Hwang, Won Seok Yun , Dahae Song, JaeDong Lee, and Nak Cheon Jeong*

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 2017   (IF=8.5)

A Chemical Route to Activation of Open Metal Sites in the Copper-Based Metal-Organic Framework Materials HKUST-1 and Cu-MOF-2

Hong Ki Kim, Won Seok Yun, Min-Bum Kim, Jeung Yoon Kim, Youn-Sang Bae, JaeDong Lee, and Nak Cheon Jeong*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2015   (IF=14.7)

*Cited 100 times

A Metal-Organic Framework-Based Material for Electrochemical Sensing of Carbon Dioxide
Jeremiah J. Gassensmith,† Jeung Yoon Kim,† James M. Holcroft, Omar K. Farha, J. Fraser Stoddart*, Joseph T. Hupp, Nak Cheon Jeong*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2014   (IF=14.7)

*Cited over 150 times

Effective Panchromatic Sensitization of Electrochemical Solar Cells: Strategy and Organizational Rules for Spatial Separation of Complementary Light Harvesters on High-Area Photoelectrodes

Nak Cheon Jeong,* Ho-Jin Son, Chaiya Prasittichai, Chang Yeon Lee, Rebecca A. Jensen, Omar K. Farha, Joseph T. Hupp*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012   (IF=14.7)

Coordination-Chemistry Control of Proton Conductivity in the Iconic Metal-Organic Framework Material HKUST-1

Nak Cheon Jeong, Bappaditya Samanta, Chang Yeon Lee, Omar K. Farha, Joseph T. Hupp*

J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2012   (IF=14.7)

*Cited over 270 times