Jihoon Chung

Postdoctoral Researcher in Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering


Ph.D, Mechanical Engineering, Chung-Ang University, 2021
B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Chung-Ang University, 2016

Current Research

My research focuses on self-powered chemical sensors with metal-organic framework and triboelectric nanogenerator.


1.      Jihoon Chung, Deokjae Heo, Kyunghwan Cha, Zong-Hong Lin, Jinkee Hong*, and Sangmin Lee*, Portable water sloshing-based electricity generation via charge separation and accumulation, iScience (2021) († Equal Contribution).

2.      Jihoon Chung, Myunghwan Song, Seh-Hoon Chung, Woojin Choi, Sanghyun Lee, Jinkee Hong, and Sangmin Lee, Triangulated cylinder origami-based piezoelectric/triboelectric hybrid generator for harvesting coupled axial and rotational motion, Research (2021) († Equal Contribution).

3.      Deokjae HeoJihoon Chung, Gunsub Shin, Minhyeong Seok, Chanhee Lee, &Sangmin Lee, Yo-Yo Inspired Triboelectric Nanogenerator, Energies (2021) († Equal Contribution).

4.      Gunsub Shin, Hyungseok Yong, Jihoon Chung, Eunho Cho, Jihong Ju, Hyungsoon Lee, &Sangmin Lee, Condensed droplet-based electricity generation via water-phase change, Nano Energy (2020)

5.      Jihoon Chung, Deokjae Heo, Gunsub Shin, Seh-Hoon Chung, Jinkee Hong, and Sangmin Lee, Water behavior based electric generation via charge separation, Nano Energy (2020) († Equal Contribution).

6.      Seh-Hoon ChungJihoon Chung, Banseok Kim, Seamin Kim & Sangmin Lee. Screw pump‐type water triboelectric nanogenerator for active water flow control. Advanced Engineering Materials (2020) († Equal Contribution).

7.      Deokjae HeoJihoon Chung, Banseok Kim, Hyungseok Yong, Gunsub Shin, Jung-Woo Cho, Dongseob Kim & Sangmin Lee. Triboelectric speed bump as a self-powered automobile warning and velocity sensor. Nano Energy, 104719 (2020) († Equal Contribution).

8.      Jihoon Chung, Handong Cho, Hyungseok Yong, Deokjae Heo, You Seung Rim & Sangmin Lee. Versatile surface for solid–solid/liquid–solid triboelectric nanogenerator based on fluorocarbon liquid infused surfaces. Science and Technology of Advanced Materials 21, 139-146 (2020) († Equal Contribution).

9.      Jihoon Chung, Deokjae Heo, Gunsub Shin, Dukhyun Choi, Kyungwho Choi, Dongseob Kim & Sangmin Lee. Ion‐enhanced field emission triboelectric nanogenerator. Advanced Energy Materials 9, 1901731 (2019) († Equal Contribution).

10.  Handong ChoJihoon Chung, Gunsub Shin, Jae-Yoon Sim, Dong Sung Kim, Sangmin Lee & Woonbong Hwang. Toward sustainable output generation of liquid–solid contact triboelectric nanogenerators: The role of hierarchical structures. Nano energy 56, 56-64 (2019) († Equal Contribution).

11.  Dongun LeeJihoon Chung, Hyungseok Yong, Sangmin Lee & Dongjun Shin. A Deformable Foam-Layered Triboelectric Tactile Sensor with Adjustable Dynamic Range. International Journal of Precision Engineering and Manufacturing-Green Technology 6, 43-51 (2019) († Equal Contribution).

12.  Jihoon Chung, Deokjae Heo & Sangmin Lee. Triboelectric Nanogenerator Utilizing Metal-to-Metal Surface Contact. Composites Research 32, 301-306 (2019).

13.  Youngkyun Seo, Jung-Yeul Jung, Jihoon Chung & Sangmin Lee. Enhancement of corrosion resistance of aluminum 7075 surface through oil impregnation for subsea application. Applied Sciences 9, 3762 (2019).

14.  Jihoon Chung, Deokjae Heo & Sangmin Lee. Superhydrophobic Water-Solid Contact Triboelectric Generator by Simple Spray-On Fabrication Method. Micromachines 9, doi:ARTN 59310.3390/mi9110593 (2018) († Equal Contribution).

15.  Jihoon Chung, Hyungseok Yong, Haksung Moon, Van Duong Quang, Seungtae Choi, Dongseob Kim & Sangmin Lee, Hand‐Driven Gyroscopic Hybrid Nanogenerator for Recharging Portable Devices. Advanced Science 1801054 (2018) († Equal Contribution).

16.  Banseok KimJihoon Chung, Haksung Moon, Dongseob Kim & Sangmin Lee. Elastic spiral triboelectric nanogenerator as a self-charging case for portable electronics. Nano energy 50, 133-139 (2018) († Equal Contribution).

17.  Jihoon Chung, Hyungseok Yong, Haksung Moon, Seung Tae Choi, Divij Bhatia, Dukhyun Choi, Dongseob Kim & Sangmin Lee. Capacitor‐integrated triboelectric nanogenerator based on metalmetal contact for current amplification. Advanced Energy Materials 8, 1703024 (2018) († Equal Contribution).

18.  Sungwoo JangJihoon Chung, Seokhoon Seo, Sukyung Lee, Yoonha Lee, Sangmin Lee & Hae-Jin Choi. Enhancement of interfacial adhesion based on nanostructured alumina/aluminum laminates. Composites Part B: Engineering 129, 204-209 (2017) († Equal Contribution).

19.  Chanho Park, Giyoung Song, Suk Man Cho, Jihoon Chung, Yujeong Lee, Eui Hyuk Kim, Minjoo Kim, Sangmin Lee, June Huh & Cheolmin Park. Supramolecular‐assembled Nanoporous film with switchable metal salts for a triboelectric Nanogenerator. Advanced Functional Materials 27, 1701367 (2017).

20.  Jaewook HaJihoon Chung, Seong Min Kim, Jong Hun Kim , Seungmin Shin, Jeong Young Park, Sangmin Lee, Jin-Baek Kim. Transfer-printable micropatterned fluoropolymer-based triboelectric nanogenerator. Nano Energy 36, 126-133, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2017.04.009 (2017) († Equal Contribution).

21.  Haksung MoonJihoon Chung, Banseok Kim, Hyungseok Yong, Taehun Kim, Sukyung Lee, Sangmin Lee*. Stack/flutter-driven self-retracting triboelectric nanogenerator for portable electronics. Nano Energy 31, 525-532, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.11.046 (2017) († Equal Contribution).

22.  Sukyung LeeJihoon Chung, D.Y. Kim, J.-Y. Jung, S.H. Lee, Sangmin Lee, Cylindrical Water Triboelectric Nanogenerator via Controlling Geometrical Shape of Anodized Aluminum for Enhanced Electrostatic Induction. Acs Applied Materials & Interfaces 8, 25014-25018, doi:10.1021/acsami.6b08828 (2016) († Equal Contribution).

23.  Hyungseok YongJihoon Chung, D. Choi, D. Jung, M. Cho*, Sangmin Lee*. Highly reliable wind-rolling triboelectric nanogenerator operating in a wide wind speed range. Scientific Reports 6, doi:ARTN 3397710.1038/srep33977 (2016) († Equal Contribution).

24.  Taehun Kim, Jihoon Chung, D.Y. Kim, J.H. Moon, Sukyung Lee, M. Cho, S.H. Lee, Sangmin Lee. Design and optimization of rotating triboelectric nanogenerator by water electrification and inertia. Nano Energy 27, 340-351, doi:10.1016/j.nanoen.2016.06.051 (2016).

25.  Jihoon Chung, Sukyung Lee, Hyungseok Yong, Sangmin Lee & Yong Tae Park. Direct fabrication of superhydrophobic ceramic surfaces with ZnO nanowires. Journal of the Korean Physical Society 68, 452-455 (2016).

26.  Jihoon Chung, Sukyung Lee, Hyungseok Yong, Haksung Moon, Dukhyun Choi, Sangmin Lee, Self-packaging elastic bellows-type triboelectric nanogenerator, Nano Energy, 20, 84-93 (2016)