Publications & Presentations

      Refereed Journal Papers

  • I. Kim and K. Kihm, Nano sensing and energy conversion using surface plasmon resonance, Materials (accepted for publication) 2015.
  • T. S. Luk, S. Campione, I. Kim, S. Feng, Y. C. Jun, S. Liu, J. B. Wright, I. Brener, P. B. Catrysse, S. Fan, and M. B. Sinclair, Directional perfect absorption using deep subwavelength low-permittivity films, Phys. Rev.  B, 90, 085411, 2014.
  • I. Kim and K. Kihm, Progressive dryout of nanofluids on the hydrophilic and hydrophobic surfaces, Journal of Heat Transfer, 135, 080911, 2013.
  • H. Yi, I. Kim, and K. Kihm, Dryout Patterns of Nanofluids With Different Initial Concentrations of Nanoparticles (47nm, Al2O3), Journal of Heat Transfer, 135, 080910, 2013.
  • T. S. Luk, I. Kim, Campione, S.W. Howell, G. S. Subramania, R. Grubbs, I. Brenner, H, Chen, S, Fan, and, M. Sinclair, Near-infrared surface Plasmon polariton dispersion control with hyperbolic metamaterials , Optics Express, 21, 11107, 2013.
  • I. T. Kim and K.D. Kihm, Hidden cavity formations by nanocrystalline self-assembly on various substrates with different hydrophobicities, Langmuir, 28, 9195, 2012.
  • K. Kihm, S. S. Cheon, J. S. Park, J. S. Lee, I. Kim, and H. J. Yi, Surface Plasmon resonance (SPR) reflectance imaging: Far-field recognition of near-field phenomena, Optics and Laser in Engineering, 50, 64-73, 2012.
  • I. Kim, S. Bander, J. Hranisavljevic, L. Huang, G. Wiederrecht, D. Tiede, Metal nanoparticle Plasmon enhanced light-harvesting in Photosystem I thin film, Nano Letters 11, 3091-3098, 2011.
  • I. Kim and K. D. Kihm, Measuring near-field nanoparticle concentration fields by correlating SPR reflectance with nanofluidic effective refractive index (ERI), Optics Letters 35, 393-395, 2010.
  • I. Kim and K. D. Kihm, Unveiling hidden complex cavities formed by evaporative nanofluidic (Al2O3) self-assembly, Journal of Heat Transfer 131, 080907-1, 2009.
  • B. A. Green, R. Steward, I. Kim, C. K. Choi, P. K. Liaw, K. D. Kihm, and Y. Yokoyama, In situ observation of pitting corrosion of the Zr50Cu40Al10 bulk metallic glass, Intermetallics 17, 568-571, 2009.
  • I. Kim and K. D. Kim, Unveiling hidden complex cavities formed during nanocrystalline self assembly, Langmuir 25, 1881-1884, 2009, selected as a cover page in issue 4.
  • I. T. Kim and K. D. Kihm, Label-Free and Near-Field Mapping of Molecular Diffusion (Saline Solution/Water) Using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Refractive Index Field Imaging, Journal of Heat Transfer 130, 080906-1, 2008.
  • I. T. Kim and K.D. Kihm, Full-field and real-time SPR imaging thermometry, Optics Letters 32, 3456~3458, 2007.
  • I. T. Kim and K.D. Kihm, Real-time and full-field detection of near-wall salinity using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) reflectance, Analytical Chemistry 79, 5418~5423, 2007.
  • I. T. Kim and K. D. Kihm, Surface plasmon resonance (SPR) reflectance imaging: A label-free/real-time mapping of microscale mixture concentration fields (Water+Ethanol), Journal of Heat Transfer 129, 930, 2007.
  • I. T.  Kim and K.D. Kihm, Label-free visualization of microfluidic mixture concentration fields using a surface plasmon resonance (spr) reflectance imaging, Experiments in Fluids 41, 905~916, 2006.
  • J. G. Kim, K. Y. Huh, and I. T. Kim, Three-dimensional analysis of the walking beam type slab reheating furnace in hot strip mills, Numerical Heat Transfer, Part A 38, 589~609, 2000.

       Conference Papers

  • I. Kim and K. D. Kihm, “IN-SITU VISUALIZATION OF EVAPORATION INDUCED SELF-ASSEMBLY PHENOMENA OF NANOFLUIDS”, Proceedings of the ASME-JSME-KSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference 2015, AJK2015-FED, July 26-31, 2015, SEOUL, KOREA (scheduled).
  • I. Kim, “Evaporation induced property change and hidden cavity formation”, Techconnect World Innovation Conference Proceedings, June 14-17, 2015, Washington DC.
  • I. Kim, Campione, S.W. Howell, G. S. Subramania, R. Grubbs, I. Brenner, H, Chen, S, Fan, and , M. Sinclair, T.  S. Luk, Dispersion control of near-infrared surface Plasmon polariton using hyperbolic metamaterials, CLEO, San Jose. June, 2013.
  • I. Kim, S. Bender, J. Hranisavljevic, L. M. Utschig, L. Huang, G. P. wiederrecht,  D. M. Tiede, Metal nanoparticle-enhanced light harvesting in a Photosystem I thin film, ACS 241st spring Meeting, Anaheim, CA, Mar. 27-31, 2011.
  • I. T. Kim, K. D. Kihm, Label-free detection of full-field microfluidc concentration and temperature Fields by surface plasmon resonance (SPR) reflectance imaging technique, 18th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena (ISTP-18), Daejon, Korea, Aug. 27-30, pp.244-258, 2007.
  • I. T.  Kim, S. H. Kim, Y. W. Lee, S. H. Lee, and N. K. Lee, The establishment of optimal standard of reheating furnaces in wire rod mils for energy saving by experiment and three dimensional thermal fluid analysis of reheating furnaces, the 14th workshop of energy saving technology, The Korea Institute of Energy Technology, Daejeon , Korea, Oct. 5, 1999.
  • J. G. Kim, K. Y. Huh and I. T. Kim, Three-dimensional analysis of the walking beam type slab reheating furnace in hot strip mills, Spring meeting, The Korean Institute of Computational Fluid Engineering, Daejon, Korea, May 28, 1999.
  • I. T. Kim, K. Y. Huh and C. H. Chun, A study on the plume flow of attitude control thruster in satellite, The Korean Institute of Aeronautics and Space, The national air force school, Cheongju, Korea, April 17, pp. 201-204, 1993. 

      Journal Papers in Preparation

  • I. Kim, Alex, Bouhelier, G. Wiederrecht, and D. Tiede, Au nanorod-Plasmon enhanced solar harvesting in photosynthetic molecules (for Journal of Physics of Chemistry C).
  • I. Kim and K. D. Kihm, Full-field and real-time detection of water adsorption on metal surface (for Langmuir). 

      Invited Presentations

  • I. Kim, “Nano-bio-chemical sensing and energy conversion”, 13th International Nanotech Symposium & Nano-Convergence Expo, NANO KOREA 2015, July 1-3, 2015 (an invited speaker).
  • I. Kim, “Thermal-fluids and energy conversion applications using synergy of nano-biophotonics and engineering”, University of Maryland, College Park, MD, Oct.14, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Thermal-fluids and energy conversion applications using surface plasmon resonance”, TAMU, College Station, TX, Oct.10, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Thermal-fluids applications using surface plasmon resonance imaging”, KAERI, Daejon, Korea, May 20, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Thermal-fluids and energy applications using synergy of nanotechnology and engineering”, OCI, Seongnam, Korea, May 13, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Thermal-fluids and energy applications using synergy of nanotechnology and engineering”, TAMU, Corpus Christi, TX, Apr. 28, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Synergy of nanotechnology and engineering for energy / thermal-fluids applications”, University of Houston, Houston,   TX, Mar. 24, 2014.
  • I. Kim, “Applications of surface Plasmon resonance (SPR): Label-free imaging and energy conversion”, KLA-Tencor, June 28, 2013.
  • I. Kim, “Applications of surface Plasmon resonance (SPR)”, Wichita State University, Apr. 12, 2013.
  • I. Kim, “surface Plasmon resonance imaging to detect transport properties and solar energy conversion”, University of Central Florida, Feb. 28, 2012.
  • I. Kim, A label-free mapping of transport properties and energy conversion using surface plasmon resonance, Dept. of Mechanical & Industrial Eng., University of Toronto, Dec. 14, 2011.
  • I. Kim, A label-free mapping of transport properties and energy conversion in thin film devices using surface plamson resonance, Marquette University, Oct. 27, 2011.
  • I. Kim, Metal nanoparticle plasmon enhanced light harvesting in Photosystem I thin film device and a label-free imaging using surface plasmon resonance, Sandia National Lab, July, 2011.
  • I. Kim, Label-free mapping of transport properties of thermo-fluidic phenomena and solar energy harvesting using surface plasmon resonance (SPR), Dept. of Mechanical Eng., IUPUI, Mar. 10, 2011.
  • I. Kim, The recent trends in plasmonics and its application: Thermal-flow visualization, KSEA-MW chapter, Mt. Prospect, Feb. 18, 2011.
  • I. Kim, Label-free Mapping of Near-field Transport Properties in Micro/nanoscale Phenomena Using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Reflectance Imaging, POSTECH, Aug. 4, 2009.
  • I. Kim, Label-free Mapping of Near-field Transport Properties using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Imaging Technique, KNU, Aug. 3, 2009.
  • I. Kim, Label-free Mapping of Near-field Transport Using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Reflectance Imaging Fluid control Applications, KAIST, July 30, 2009.
  • I. Kim, Label-free Mapping of Near-field Transport and Optical Properties Using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Reflectance Imaging, Argonne National Lab, Chicago, IL, Oct. 2, 2008.
  • I. Kim, Label-free Mapping of Near-field Transport Properties Using Surface Plasmon Resonance (SPR) Reflectance Imaging, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD, May 22, 2008.