Applied Physics Letters 2012; 100: 041101-041104. (Cover Article)

 

Curriculum Vitae

Seung Ho, Choi

Purdue University

Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering

206 S. Martin Jischke Drive

West Lafayette, IN 47907-2032

Email: choi184@purdue.edu

Webpage: http://chltmdghlove.nayana.com/

 

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Education

Ph.D. in Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, 2016.5

¢Ó Advisor:  Young L. Kim (web: http://web.ics.purdue.edu/~kim50)

¢Ô Thesis Committee:  Vladimir M. Shalaev (web: https://engineering.purdue.edu/~shalaev/), Jenna Rickus (web: http://rickuslab.weebly.com/), Bumsoo Han (web: http://www.biotransportgroup.org/)

 

M.S. in Interdisciplinary Program of Bioengineering, Seoul National University, 2009.2

¢Ó Advisor: Sung June Kim (web: helios.snu.ac.kr)

 

B.S. in Biomedical Engineering, Yonsei University, 2006.8

 

Professional Career

2016.5–present Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2010.8–2015.8 Graduate Research Assistant, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2009.3–2010.7 Visiting Researcher, Department of Biomedical Engineering, Kyung Hee University, Youngin, South Korea

2007.3–2009.2 Graduate Research Assistant, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

2007.3–2007.6 Teaching Assistant, Department of Electrical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

2007.3–2007.6 Graduate Research Assistant, Inter-university Semiconductor Research Center, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea

2006.1–2006.3 Medical Instrument Engineer, Samsung Hospital, Seoul, South Korea

2003.1–2005.3 Medic, Korean Army Medical Center, Busan, South Korea

 

Professional Recognitions, Awards, and Honors

2015.3  Bilsland Dissertation Fellowship: to outstanding PhD candidates in their final year of doctoral degree completion, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2011.8  Abbott Laboratories Research Fellowship, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2010.8  Ross Fellowship, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2006.8  Highest Distinction and Fellowship, Yonsei University, Wonju, South Korea

2006.2  High Distinction and Fellowship, Yonsei University, Wonju, South Korea

2005.8  Highest Distinction and Fellowship, Yonsei University, Wonju, South Korea

 

Referee Activities

Referee for Optics Letters, Optics Express, Applied Physics Letters, AIP Advances, and Journal of Applied Physics

(Refereed ~ 40 manuscripts of Random Lasers and Surface Plasmon Resonances)

 

Research Interests

Light localization and Random lasing in natural/synthesized materials; Surface plasmon resonance; Theories and computations in electrodynamics; Nano/micro- structure fabrication; Molecular dynamics; Quantitative modeling of biophysical phenomena; Coherent backscattering of light; Inverse algorithm for spectrum analysis

 

Peer-reviewed SCI(E) Journal Publications

15.  Zhuoxian Wang, Xiangeng Meng, Seung Ho Choi, Sebastian Knitter, Young L. Kim, Hui Cao, Vladimir M. Shalaev, and Alexandra Boltasseva, ¡°Controlling Random Lasing with Three-Dimensional Plasmonic Nanorod Metamaterials¡±, Nano Letters, in press, 2016.

 

14.  Seung Ho Choi, Kyung Min Byun, and Young L. Kim, ¡°Excitation of multiple resonances in 1D Anderson localized systems for efficient light amplification¡±, Optics Letters, vol. 40, pp. 847-850, 2015.

 

13.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°The potential of naturally occurring lasing for biological and chemical sensors¡±, Biomedical Engineering Letters, vol. 4, pp. 201-212, 2014.

 

12.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Hybridized/coupled multiple resonances in nacre¡±, Physical Review B, vol. 89, pp. 035115, 2014.

 

11.  Nak-Hyeon Kim, Kyung Min Byun, Seung Ho Choi, and Young L. Kim, ¡°Improvement of plasmonic field-matter interaction by subwavelength dielectric gratings¡±, Applied Physics B, vol. 13, pp. 5522-2, 2013.

 

10.  Seung Ho Choi, Bongseop Kwak, Bumsoo Han, and Young L. Kim, ¡°Competition between excitation and emission enhancement of quantum dots on disordered plasmonic nanostructures¡±, Optics Express, vol. 20, pp. 16785-16793, 2012.

 

9.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Random lasing mode alterations by single-nanoparticle perturbations¡±, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 100, pp. 041101-041104, 2012. (Cover Article)

 

8.  Seong Min Jang, Donghyun Kim, Seung Ho Choi, Kyung Min Byun, and Sung June Kim, ¡°Enhancement of localized surface plasmon resonance detection by incorporating metal-dielectric double-layered subwavelength gratings¡±, Applied Optics, vol. 50(18), pp. 2846-2854, 2011.

 

7.  Seung Ho Choi, Sung June Kim, Chang-Hwan Im, Shin Ae Kim, and Daejoong Kim, "Quantitative model for the change of optical resonance in neural activity detection systems based on surface plasmon resonance", Optics & Laser Technology, vol. 43, pp. 938-948, 2011.

 

6.  Seung Ho Choi, Young L. Kim, and Kyung Min Byun, "Graphene-on-silver substrates for sensitive surface plasmon resonance imaging biosensors", Optics Express, vol. 19(2), pp. 458-466, 2011.

 

5.  Qinghai Song, Zhengbin Xu, Seung Ho Choi, Xuanhao Sun, Shumin Xiao, O Akkus, and Young L. Kim, "Detection of nanoscale structural changes in bone using random lasers", Biomedical Optics Express, vol. 1(5), pp. 1401-1407, 2010.

 

4.  Seung Ho Choi and Kyung Min Byun, ¡°Investigation on an application of silver substrates for a sensitive surface plasmon resonance imaging detection¡±, Journal of Optical Society of America A, vol. 27, pp. 2229-2236, 2010.

 

3.  Seung Ho Choi, ¡°Fast and robust extraction of human skin optical and morphological properties using hybrid stochastic-deterministic algorithm: Monte-carlo simulation study¡±, Lasers in Medical Science, vol. 25, pp. 733-741, 2010.

 

2.  Seung Ho Choi, Sung June Kim, and Kyung Min Byun, ¡°Characteristics of light emission from surface plasmons based on silver diffraction gratings¡±, Optics Communications, vol. 283, pp. 2961-2966, 2010.

 

1.  Seung Ho Choi, Sung June Kim, and Kyung Min Byun, ¡°Design study for transmission improvement of resonant surface plasmons using dielectric diffraction gratings¡±, Applied Optics, vol. 48, pp. 2924-2931, 2009.

 

Conference Publications

12. Jung Woo Leem, Seung Ho Choi, Kwang-Ho Choi, and Young L. Kim, ¡°Wholly integrated plasmonic fabrics¡±, 2016 US-Korea Conference on Science, Technology and Entrepreneurship, Dallas, TX, August 10, 2016.

  

11.  Seung Ho Choi, Jung Woo Leem, Kwang-Ho Choi, and Young L. Kim, ¡°Biogenic light trapping in natural fibers toward scalable photocatalysis¡±, 2016 Collaborative Conference on 3D and Materials Research, South Korea, June 20, 2016.

 

10.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Biogenic Anderson light localization¡±, Inaugural Workshop for Purdue Quantum Center, West Lafayette, IN, USA, October 14, 2015.

 

9.  Zhuoxian Wang, Xiangeng Meng, Seung Ho Choi, Young L. Kim, Vladimir M. Shalaev, and Alexandra Boltasseva, ¡°Plasmonic random lasing in strongly scattering regime with slanted silver nanorod array¡±, CLEO Laser Science to Photonic Applications, San Jose, CA, USA, May 12-14, 2015.

 

8.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Natural production of biological optical systems¡±, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, February 1-6, 2015.

 

7.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Self-formed ultraefficient resonators from mollusk shells¡±, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, February 1-6, 2014.

 

6.  Seung Ho Choi, Zhengbin Xu, and Young L. Kim, ¡°From random lasing to ultrasensitive spectroscopy¡±, BIOMED, Miami, FL, USA, April 29-May 2, 2012.

 

5.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Lasing modes in disordered media for single-nanoparticle quantitation: a new approach for biosensing¡±, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, January 21-26, 2012.

 

4.  Seong Min Jang, Donghyun Kim, Seung Ho Choi, Sung June Kim, and Kyung Min Byun, ¡°Enhanced localized surface plasmon resonance detection based on metal-dielectric double-layered nanowires¡±, The Korean Society of Medical & Biological Engineering Annual Meeting, Seoul, Korea, November 13, 2009.

 

3.  Seung Ho Choi and Sung June Kim, ¡°Development of geometry-based finite element model for subretinal electrical stimulation¡±, The Korean Society of Medical & Biological Engineering Annual Meeting, Seoul, Korea, November 9, 2007.

 

2.  Eui Tae Kim, Seung Ho Choi, and Sung June Kim, ¡°3-D pillar structured retinal electrode array of local point-of-stimulation technology for emerging higher resolution information transmission¡±, The Korean Society of Medical & Biological Engineering Annual Meeting, Seoul, Korea, November 9, 2007.

 

1.  Seung Ho Choi, Chang-Hwan Im, and Byungjo Jung, ¡°Improvement of fitting method for visible reflectance spectrum to extract skin optical properties¡±, Optical Society of Korea Annual Meeting, Kwangju, Korea, February 8-9, 2007.

 

Conference Oral-Presentations

2.  Seung Ho Choi and Young L. Kim, ¡°Lasing modes in disordered media for single-nanoparticle quantitation: a new approach for biosensing¡±, SPIE Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, January 21, 2012.

 

1.  Seung Ho Choi, Chang-Hwan Im, and Byungjo Jung, ¡°Improvement of fitting method for visible reflectance spectrum to extract skin optical properties¡±, Optical Society of Korea Annual Meeting, Kwangju, Korea, February 8, 2007.

 

U.S. and International Patents

1.  ¡°Silk-Based Textile Platforms of Semiconductor Photocatalysis Using Light Localization,¡± US Patent No: CN ZL200780026888.4, issued date: 08/27/2014, inventors: Young L. Kim and Seung Ho Choi.

 

Mentor for Undergraduate Research

2013.5–2013.8 John Rauchenstein, Mentor for Summer Research Undergraduate Fellowships, College of Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2013.5–2013.8 Siddhant Jaitpal, Mentor for Summer Research Undergraduate Fellowships, College of Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

2012.5–2012.8 Nathan Lambert-Cheatham, Mentor for Summer Research Undergraduate Fellowships, College of Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

 

Skills

Optical System Build-up: Transmission matrix measurement system, High Resolution Spectrograph and Hyper-Spectrograph imaging System for Random Lasing Experiment, Coherent Backscattering, Surface Plasmon Resonance, Visible Reflectance Spectroscopy, and Random laser integrated microfluidics system

 

Mathematical Analysis/Simulation and its Programming from scratch: Ab-initio method for the electronic structure using Hartree-Fock Theory and Kohn-Sham Density Functional Theory; Numerically solving Partial Differential Equation using Finite Element Method, Finite Difference Method, Finite Volume Method and Finite Difference Time Domain method; Optimization Algorithm (Genetic Algorithm and Deterministic Searching Methods); Monte-Carlo Method for photon transport

 

Nano/micro- Structure Fabrication: UV Photo Lithography (MA6-II)

 

Ultramicroscope Imaging: Scanning Electron Microscope (Hitachi S-4800 and JEOL6400) and Confocal Microscope (Olympus FV1000 Laser Scanning Confocal Microscope)

 

Digital and Analog Electric Circuit Design

 

 

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