Taekyung Yu Professor
- Seoul National University Doctor of Engineering
- Nanocatalyst, Nanomaterial
- +82 31 201 2064
Ph.D., Seoul National University, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Korea, 2008. 02 B.S, Seoul National University, Chemical and Biological Engineering, Korea, 2002.02
Associate Professor, Kyung Hee University, Korea, 2016 - present Assistant Professor, Kyung Hee University, Korea, 2012 - 2016 BK Research Professor, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea, 2011 – 2012 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Washington University in St. Louis, USA, 2009 – 2011 Postdoctoral Research Associate, Seoul National University, Korea, 2008 - 2009 Functional Crystallization Center, National Research Foundation of Korea, 2014.05-2021.02. Development of the synthetic route to sub 10 nm-sized Pd/Pt core/shell nanoparticles with thickness of less than 1 nm for development of low-Pt fuel cell catalyst with higher activity and durability, National Research Foundation of Korea, 2015.11-2018.10. Development of Fractal Catalyst Materials by Quantum/Structure Alchemy, National Research Foundation of Korea, 2016.05-2022.04. icroenvironment, National Research Foundation of Korea, 2016.11-2017.10.
M. H. Oh,† T. Yu,† S.-H. Yu, B. Lim, K.-T. Ko, M.-G. Wilinger, D.-H. Seo, B. H. Kim, M. G. Cho, J.-H. Park, K. Kang, Y.-E. Sung, N. Pinna, T. Hyeon, 2013 “Galvanic Replacement Reactions in Metal Oxide Nanocrystals”, Science, 340: 964-968 T. Yu, D. Y. Kim, H. Zhang, Y. Xia, 2011, “Platinum Concave Nanocubes with High-Index Facets and Their Enhanced Activity for Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 50: 2773-2777 S. H. Bhang, J. Han, H.-K. Jang, M.-K. Noh, W.-G. La, M. Yi, W.-S. Kim, Y. K. Kwon, T. Yu*, B.-S. Kim, 2015, “pH-triggered release of manganese from MnAu nanoparticles that enables cellular neuronal differentiation without cellular toxicity”, Biomatierlas, 55: 33-43. M. Yi, S.-K. Park, C.-Y. Seong, Y. Piao, T. Yu*, 2017, “The general synthesis and characterization of rare earth orthovanadate nanocrystals and their electrochemical applications”, J. alloy. Compd., 693: 825-831 A. Shahzad, W.-S. Kim, T. Yu*, 2016, “A facile synthesis of Ag/AgCl hybrid nanostructures with tunable morphologies and compositions as advanced visible light plasmonic photocatalysts”, Dalton Trans., 45: 9185-9165.
1) synthesis of novel nanostructured materials with controlled morphology and properties 2) development of environmentally friendly and scalable routes to the synthesis of nanostructured materials 3) development of nanocatalysts with enhanced performance for a wide variety of catalytic and electrocatalytic applications.