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Kyungsuk Yum

[Kyung Suk Yum]

Associate Professor
Last Updated: October 24, 2021
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Education

Education

    • 2009 PhD in Mechanical Science & Engineering
      University of Illinois a Main
    • 2006 MS in Physics
      University of Illinois a Main

Appointments

Appointments

    • Sept 2019 to Present Associate Professor
      Materials Science and Engineer, University of Texas at Arlington
    • Sept 2013 to Aug 2019 Assistant Professor
      Materials Science and Engineer, University of Texas at Arlington
    • 2012 to 2013 Post-Doctoral Research Associate
      Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley
    • 2010 to 2012 Post-Doctoral Research Associate
      Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Awards and Honors

    •  2019 NSF CAREER Award sponsored by National Science Foundation
    •  2013 STARS (Science and Technology Acquisition and Retention) Award sponsored by University of Texas System

Publications


      2021
      • Journal Article
        2D Material Programming for 3D Shaping
        [Nojoomi, Amirali, Jeon , Junha, Yum, Kyungsuk]. Nature Communications. 12, 603.

      2020
      • Journal Article
        Injectable Click Chemistry-based Bioadhesives for Accelerated Wound Closure
        [Li, Shuxin, Zhou, Jun, Huang, Yihui, Roy, Joyita, Zhou, Ning, Yum, Kyungsuk, Sun , Xiankai, Tang, Liping]. Acta Biomaterialia. 110, 95-104.

      2019
      • Journal Article
        3D Printing of Anisotropic Hydrogels with Bioinspired Motion
        [Arslan, Hakan, Nojoomi, Amirali, Jeon, Junha, Yum, Kyungsuk]. Advanced Science. 6, 1800703. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/advs.201800703
      • Journal Article
        Catalytic Hydrogen Atom Transfer from Hydrosilanes to Vinylarenes by Alkali Metal Lewis Base Catalyst for Hydrosilylation and Polymerization
        [Asgari, Parham, Hua, Yuanda, Bokka, Apparao, Thiamsiri, Chanachon, Prasitwatcharakorn, Watcharapon, Karedath, Ashif, Chen, Xin, Sardar, Sinjinee, Yum, Kyungsuk, Leem, Gyu, Pierce, BradS., Nam, Kwangho, Gao, Jiali, Jeon, Junha]. Nature Catalysis. 2, 402-408.
      • Journal Article
        High-Yield Fabrication, Activation, and Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Ion Channels by Repeated Voltage-Ramping of Membrane-Capillary Assembly
        [Min, Hyegi, Kim, Yun-Tae, Moon, Seung Min, Han, Jae-Hee, Yum, Kyungsuk, Lee, Chang Young]. Advanced Functional Materials. 29, 1900421. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/adfm.201900421
      • Journal Article
        Room Temperature Catalytic C–C Silyl Insertion with Hydrosilyl Acetals
        [Avullala, Thirupataiah, Asgari, Parham, Hua, Yuanda, Bokka, Apparao, Ridlen, ShawnG., Yum, Kyungsuk, Dias, Rasika, Jeon, Junha]. ACS Catalysis. 9, 402-408. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acscatal.8b04252

      2018
      • Journal Article
        Bioinspired 3D Structures with Programmable Morphologies and Motions
        [Nojoomi, Amirali, Arslan, Hakan, Lee , Kwan, Yum, Kyungsuk]. Nature Communications. 9, 3705. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/s41467-018-05569-8
      • Journal Article
        Near-Infrared Fluorescence Modulation of Refolded DNA Aptamer-Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Optical Sensing
        [Lee, Kwan, Nojoomi, Amirali, Jeon, Junha, Lee , Chang Young , Yum, Kyungsuk]. ACS Applied Nano Materials. 1, 5327-5336. DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsanm.8b01377

      2015
      • Journal Article
        Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes as Near-infrared Optical Biosensors for Life Sciences and Biomedicine
        [Jain, Astha, Homayoun, Aida, Bannister, ChristopherW., Yum, Kyungsuk]. Biotechnology Journal. 10(3), 447-459.

      2014
      • Journal Article
        Physiologically Relevant Organs on Chips
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Hong, SoonGweon, Healy, KevinE., Lee, LukeP.]. Biotechnology Journal. 9(1), 16-27.

      2013
      • Journal Article
        Molecular Recognition Using Corona Phase Complexes Made of Synthetic Polymers Adsorbed on Carbon Nanotubes
        [Zhang, Jingqing, Landry, MarkitaP., Barone, PaulW., Kim, Jong-Ho, Lin, Shangchao, Ulissi, ZacharyW., Lin, Dahua, Mu, Bin, Boghossian, ArdemisA., Hilmer, AndrewJ., Rwei, Alina, Hinckley, AllisonC., Kruss, Sebastian, Shandell, MiaA., Nair, Nitish, Blake, Steven, Sen, Fatih, Sen, Selda, Croy, RobertG., Li, Deyu, Yum, Kyungsuk, Ahn, Jin-Ho, Jin, Hong, Heller, DanielA., Essigmann, JohnM., Blankschtein, Daniel, Strano, MichaelS.]. Nature Nanotechnology. 8(12), 959-968.
      • Journal Article
        Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube-Based Near-Infrared Optical Glucose Sensors toward In Vivo Continuous Glucose Monitoring
        [Yum, Kyung Suk, McNicholas, ThomasP., Mu, Bin, Strano, MichaelS.]. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology. 7(1), 72-87.

      2012
      • Journal Article
        A Structure-Function Relationship for the Optical Modulation of Phenyl Boronic Acid-Grafted, Polyethylene Glycol Wrapped Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes
        [Mu, Bin, McNicholas, ThomasP., Zhang, Jingqing, Hilmer, AndrewJ., Jin, Zhong, Reuel, NigelF., Kim, Jong-Ho, Yum, Kyungsuk, Strano, MichaelS.]. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 134(42), 17620-17627.
      • Journal Article
        Boronic acid library for selective, reversible near-infrared fluorescence quenching of surfactant suspended single-walled carbon nanotubes in response to glucose
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Ahn, Jin-Ho, McNicholas, ThomasP., Barone, PaulW., Mu, Bin, Kim, Jong-Ho, Jain, RishabhM., Strano, MichaelS.]. ACS Nano. 6(1), 819-830.
      • Journal Article
        Structure and Function of Glucose Binding Protein–Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Complexes
        [McNicholas, ThomasP., Yum, Kyungsuk, Ahn, Jin‐Ho, Mu, Bin, Plettenburg, Oliver, Gooderman, Annlouise, Natesan, Sridaran, Strano, MichaelS.]. Small. 8(22), 3510-3516.

      2011
      • Journal Article
        Biofunctionalized Nanoneedles for the Direct Transfer and Site-Selective Delivery of Probes into Living Cells
        [Yum, Kyung Suk, Yu, Min-Feng, Wang, Ning, Xiang, YangK.]. Biochimica Et Biophysica Acta. General Subjects. 1810(3), 330-338.
      • Journal Article
        Diffusion Limited Current in Very High Aspect Ratio Pt Needle Electrodes
        [Hu, Jie, Yum, Kyungsuk, Tajik, Arash, Minary-Jolandan, Majid, Bang, Jeahoon, Yu, Min-Feng]. Applied Physics Letters. 99(5), 053113.
      • Journal Article
        Periplasmic Binding Proteins as Optical Modulators of Single‐Walled Carbon Nanotube Fluorescence: Amplifying a Nanoscale Actuator
        [Yoon, Hyeonseok, Ahn, Jin‐Ho, Barone, PaulW., Yum, Kyungsuk, Sharma, Richa, Boghossian, ArdemisA., Han, Jae‐Hee, Strano, MichaelS.]. Angewandte Chemie International Edition. 50(8), 1828-1831.

      2010
      • Journal Article
        Electrochemically Controlled Deconjugation and Delivery of Single Quantum Dots into the Nucleus of Living Cells
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Wang, Ning, Yu, Min‐Feng]. Small. 6(19), 2109-2113.
      • Journal Article
        Nanoneedle: A Multifunctional Tool for Biological Studies in Living Cells
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Wang, Ning, Yu, Min-Feng]. Nanoscale. 2(3), 363-372.

      2009
      • Journal Article
        Mechanochemical Delivery and Dynamic Tracking of Single Fluorescent Quantum Dots in the Cytoplasm and Nucleus of Living Cells
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Na, Sungsoo, Xiang, Yang, Wang, Ning, Yu, Min-Feng]. Nano Letters. 9(5), 2193-2198.

      2007
      • Journal Article
        Individual Nanotube-Based Needle Nanoprobes for Electrochemical Studies in Picoliter Microenvironments
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Cho, HanNa, Hu, Jie, Yu, Min-Feng]. ACS Nano. 1(5), 440-448.
      • Journal Article
        Voltage Generation from Individual BaTiO3 Nanowires under Periodic Tensile Mechanical Load
        [Wang, Zhaoyu, Hu, Jie, Suryavanshi, AbhijitP., Yum, Kyungsuk, Yu, Min-Feng]. Nano Letters. 7(10), 2966-2969.

      2006
      • Journal Article
        Measurement of Wetting Properties of Individual Boron Nitride Nanotubes with the Wilhelmy Method Using a Nanotubes-Based Force Sensor
        [Yum, Kyung Suk, Yu, Min-Feng]. Nano Letters. 6(2), 329-333.

      2005
      • Journal Article
        Surface-Mediated Liquid Transport through Molecularly Thin Liquid Films on Nanotubes
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Yu, Min-Feng]. Physical Review Letters. 95(18), 186102.

      2004
      • Journal Article
        Experimental Measurement and Model Analysis of Damping Effect in Nanoscale Mechanical Beam Resonators in Air
        [Yum, Kyungsuk, Wang, Zhaoyu, Suryavanshi, AbhijitP., Yu, Min-Feng]. Journal of Applied Physics. 96(7), 3933-3938.

Students Supervised

    • Present
      Dissertation Committee Member

      PhD Dissertation Committee
    • Present
      Doctoral Comprehensive Exam Committee Member
    • Present
      Master's Thesis Committee Member

Courses

      • ME 6699-046 DISSERTATION
        (Course Id: 103490)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 5394-021 MASTER'S RESEARCH PROJECT
        (Course Id: 111990)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 4343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112351)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-900 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 6398-021 RESEARCH IN MSE
        (Course Id: 103546)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 5398-021 THESIS
        (Course Id: 103533)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 5312-001 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5312-002 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 5312-900 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 4312-001 MECH BEHAVIOR OF MATERIALS
        (Course Id: 110911)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2021
      • MSE 4343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112351)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-900 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MSE 4336-001 ADV MECH BEHAVIOR OF MATERIALS
        (Course Id: 110911)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020
      • MSE 5312-001 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2020 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 4343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112351)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2019 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 4336-001 ADV MECH BEHAVIOR OF MATERIALS
        (Course Id: 110911 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5312)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MSE 5312-001 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 4336)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2019
      • MSE 5304-001 ANALYSIS MATL
        (Topic: Analysis of Materials | Course Id: 103507)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 4336-001 ADV MECH BEHAVIOR OF MATERIALS
        (Course Id: 110911 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5312)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5312-001 MECH BEHAV MATL
        (Course Id: 103510 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 4336)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2018 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2017 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 4343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112351 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5353)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 4343)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2016 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 4343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112351 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5343)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5343-001 NANOBIOTECHNOLOGY
        (Course Id: 112316 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 4343)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2015 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5300-001 INTRO MATERIALS SCIENCE & ENGR
        (Course Id: 103503 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 3300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 3300-001 MATERIALS SCIENCE
        (Course Id: 110905 | Xlist Coursepre: MSE | Xlist Coursenum: 5300)
        Fall - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus
      • MSE 5390-003 SPEC TOPICS MSE
        (Topic: Nanobiotechnology | Course Id: 103531)
        Spring - Regular Academic Session - 2014 Download Syllabus

Service to the University

    • Sept 2019 to  Present Committee Member
      Award Committee, College of Engineering
    • Nov 2017 to  Present Committee Member
      Website Committee, College of Engineering
    • Dec 2016 to  Present Committee Member
      Lab Safety Committee, College of Engineering
    • Sept 2013 to  Present Committee Member
      Joint Biomedical Engineering Program
      Committee member of the Joint Biomedical Engineering Program of UT Arlington, UT Dallas, and UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas (UT Southwestern)