Professor of Department of Electrical Engineering. Korea University
ROOM : Engineering Building #409
TEL : +82-2-3290-3255


Prof Tae Geun Kim received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees from Korea University, Seoul, Korea, in 1990, 1993, and 1997, respectively, all in electronics engineering. From 1997 to 2002, he was with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA, as a Postdoctoral Fellow, the Electron Device Division of Electrotechnical Laboratory, Japan, as a New Energy and Industrial Technology Development Organization Fellow, and the MD Laboratory, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Suwon, Korea, as a Principal Research Scientist. Prof. Kim is currently with the School of Electrical Engineering, Korea University. His current research interests include electrical/optical semiconductor materials and devices, semiconductor quantum structures and their applications to optoelectronics and nonvolatile memory devices. He has authored or co-authored over 360 SCI research papers and filed/registered over 200 patents in the related areas. He has also received over 50 domestic and international awards for his outstanding research achievement.


Period Career
2020.07 ~ present Chemosensors 저널 편집위원
2020.07 ~ present Sensors 저널 편집위원
2019.01 ~ 2019.12 Member of APWS2019 Organizing Committee
2017.05 ~ present OECC international conferece 조직위원
2017.01 ~ present Photonics Conference 조직위원
2017.01 ~ present ALT international conferece 조직위원
2016.06 ~ present 한국연구재단 리더연구사업단장
2015.05 ~ 2017.02 한국연구재단 ICT 융합단 전문위원
2015.05 ~ present Scentific Reports 편집위원
2015.03 ~ 2017.02 고려대학교 산학협력단 부단장, 창업보육 센터장
2015.03 ~ present  President of business incubation center
2012.05 ~ present  Semiconductor Technology Lab. of Korea university, Chief
2012.05 ~ 2014.06  Engineering Lab. center of Korea university, Chief
2004.09 ~ present  Korea University, Department of Electrical Engineering, Professo
2002.12 ~ 2003.12  The Korean Institute of Electrical and Electronic Material Engineers-Display and Photonic Device part, Organizing committee
2002.03 ~ 2004.08  Kwangwoon University, Department of Semiconductor and Material, Professor
2002.08 ~ present  Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, Advisory Professor
2002.03 ~ present  Samsung Electro Mechanics Thin Film part, Advisory professor
2001.05 ~ 2002.02  The Institute of Electronics Engineers of Korea-SD, Editorial Committee
2001.03 ~ 2002.02  Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology MD Laboratory, Professional researcher
1998.06 ~ 2001.02  Electrotechnical Laboratory (ETL), Electron Device Division, NEDO Fellow, Japan
1997.03 ~ 1998.06   University of California, San Diego, ECE Dept., Research Fellow USA.

Committee Member

Period Committee Member
2015. 05 ~ Present Scientific Reports Editorial Advisory Panel
2011.10 International Meeting on Information Display 2011, Invited Speaker
2011.07 IEEE International Symposium on the Physical and Failure analysis of Integrated Circuits, committee
2010.07 The 30th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors, committee
2009.12 Photonics conference 2009, Organizing committee
2009.03 ICNS (International Conference on Nitride Semiconductors), Program committee
2009.03 IEEE Transactions on electron devices, Reviewer
2009.03 IEEE Photonics technology letters, Reviewer
2008.05 COOC 2008, Chairman
2007.04 The Koreans Physical Society, Session Chair
2007.01 ~ 2007.05 COOC, Program committee


Period Award
16-Oct-12 2012 범부처 정부연구개발 우수성과, 최우수성과 (Top 5) 및 정보전자분야 1위
27-Oct-09 09 KU 공학인의 날 및 가을음악회, Academic Rising Scholar Award
21-Apr-08 41th 과학의 날 기념식, 과학기술진흥유공자 Presidential citation
17-May-07 COOC 2007, Best Paper Award
10-Nov-06 The Korean Institute of Electrical and Electronic Material Engineers, Best Paper Award
22-Oct-06 IEEE-NMDC 2006 Best Poster Paper Award
28-Mar-97 Silver Prize at the 3rd Samsung Human-Tech paper contest, sponsored by Samsung Electronics
14-Dec-96 The Best Excellent Prize at the 1st IEEE nationwide students paper contest, sponsored by IEEE Korea Council