• Professor, Chemical Engineering
  • Kenneth R. Hall Career Development Professor
  • McFerrin Professor
Hae-Kwon Jeong

Educational Background

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota - 2004
  • M.S., Physics, University of Massachusetts, Amherst - 2004
  • M.S., Chemical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea - 1997
  • B.S., Chemical Engineering, Yonsei University, Seoul, Korea - 1995

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 microsystems, fuel cells, bio-separation, micro photonics, etc.

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.