Hae-Kwon Jeong

Associate Professor


Office: 233 CHEN
Phone: 979.862.4850
Fax: 979.845.6446
Email: hjeong7@tamu.edu

Research Page

Research Interests

Development of novel methodologies to design, modify, deposit and microfabricate nanostructured materials and to build them into hierarchical structures and complex forms for wide ranges of applications including separation membranes, selective catalysts, adsorbents as well as micro systmes, fuel cells, bio-separation, micro photonics, etc.


  • PhD in Chem. Eng., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 2004
  • MS in Physics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, 2004
  • MS in Chem. Eng., Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1997
  • BS in Chem. Eng., Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea, 1995

Selected Publications

J. Choi, H.-K. Jeong, M. A. Snyder, J. A. Stoeger, R. I. Masel, M. Tsapatsis, "Grain Boundary Defect Elimination in a Zeolite Membrane by Rapid Thermal Processing", 2009, Submitted.

Y. Yoo, Z. Lai, H.-K. Jeong, "Fabrication of MOF-5 Membranes using Microwave-Induced Rapid Seeding and Solvothermal Secondary Growth", Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2009, 123, 100-106.

I. Lee, J. Buday, H.-K. Jeong, "m-Tiles and Mortar Approach: a Simple Technique for the Fabrication of Continuous b-Oriented MFI Silicalite-1 Thin Films", Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2009, 122, 288-293.

Y. Liu, Z. Ng, E. Khan, H.-K. Jeong, C.-B. Ching, Z. Lai, "Synthesis of Continuous MOF-5 Membranes on Porous α-Alumina Substrates", Micropor. Mesopor. Mater., 2009, 118, 296-301.

I. Lee, Y. Yoo, Z. Cheng, H.-K. Jeong, "Generation of Monodisperse Mesoporous Silica Microspheres with Controllable Size and Surface Morphology in a Microfluidic Device", Adv. Func. Mater., 2008, 18, 4014-4021 (Featured in Cover).

Y. Yoo, H.-K. Jeong, "Rapid Fabrication of Metal Organic Framework Thin Films using Microwave-Induced Thermal Deposition", Chem. Comm., 2008, 2441.