IL JEON

Principal Investigator

Department of Nano Engineering

SKKU Advanced Institute of NanoTechnology (SAINT)

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

 

Office: #83230, Research Complex 2,

Seobu-ro 2066, Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do, Republic of Korea 

P.O. 16419


Telephone: +82 (0)31 299 4187 

E-mail: il.jeon (at) spc.oxon.org

Professional Experience

  • 2021 – present  Associate Professor, Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)

  • 2020 – 2021  Associate Professor, Pusan National University

  • 2017 – 2020  Assistant Professor, The University of Tokyo

  • 2016 – 2017  JSPS Postdoctoral Fellow, The University of Tokyo

  • 2008 – 2013  Senior Research Engineer, LG Display Co. Ltd

  • 2021 – present  Project Associate Professor, Shinshu University

  • 2020 – present  Visiting Associate Professor, Tohoku University

  • 2020 – present  Executive Director, The Korean Society of Chemical Engineering (Japan Region)

  • 2020 – 2021  Visiting Associate Professor, Nagoya University

  • 2019 – 2020  Visiting Professor, Korea University

  • 2017 – 2019  Visiting Professor, University of California Los Angeles (UCLA)

Education

  • 2013 – 2016 PhD (with Honours), The University of Tokyo

  • 2007 – 2008 MChem, Oxford University 

  • 2004  2007 BA, Oxford University 

Awards and Honours

  • 2020  The MRS Fall Meeting 2020 Best Oral Presentation Award [$200]

  • 2019  The 58th Fullerenes Nanotubes & Graphene Society Osawa Award [plaque & ¥20k]

  • 2018  Best Poster Award sponsored by ACS, 19th International Conference on the Science and Application of Nanotubes and Low-dimensional Materials (NT18) [$250]

  • 2017  The 34th Inoue Research Award for Young Scientists [medal & ¥500k]

  • 2017  The 67th Lindau Nobel Laureate Meeting Fellow

  • 2016  The 8th JSPS HOPE Meeting with Nobel Laureates Fellow

  • 2016  Dean’s Award for Excellent Doctoral Thesis (given to the best PhD student)

  • 2015  The Chemical Society of Japan (CSJ) Poster Award

  • 2015  Best Proposal Award, JRCOE PKU-UTokyo Nanocarbon Summer Camp

  • 2015  The 48th Fullerenes Nanotubes & Graphene Society Young Scientist Poster Award [plaque & ¥15k]

  • 2013-2016  JASSO Scholarship recipient for PhD course [¥2m + Tuition Fee]

  • 2012  Patent Gold Award, LG Display

  • 2011  Idea Generation Award, LG Display