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Prof. Jae Sung Lee


Jae Sung Lee

e-mail: jl[email protected]
Date of birth: April 16 (lunar), 1953


‘80.10. – ‘84.10.
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering Stanford University MINOR in Chemistry

THESIS ADVISOR: Michel Boudart

THESIS TOPICS: Molybdenum Carbide Catalysts

‘75.3. – ‘77.2.
M.S. Chemical Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (KAIST)

‘71.3. – ‘75.2.
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University


‘13.3. – now
UNIST, School of Nano-Bioscience and Chemical Engineering, Ulsan, Korea,  Full(13) Professor

‘86.9. – 2013.2.
POSTECH, Department of Chemical Engineering, P.O. Box 12, Pohang, Korea,  Assistant (86), Associate(90), and Full(96) Professor

‘93.8. – ‘94.7.
Yale University, Department of Chemical Enginering, Visiting Professor

‘87.2. – ‘93.2.
Lucky Ltd., Technical Advisor

‘90.5. – now  Samsung Petrochemical Co., Technical Advisor

‘85.10. – ‘86.9.
Catalytica Associates, Inc., Mountain View, California 94043, U.S.A.  Research Fellow (Research for the development of new chemical processes or products)

‘84.10. – ‘85.10.
Stanford University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Stanford, California 940305, U.S.A.  Postdoctoral. (Research in the preparation and catalytic applications of tungsten carbides)

‘80.10. – ‘84.10.
Stanford University, Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Stanford, California 940305, U.S.A.  Research Assistant. (Preparation, characterization and catalytic application of molybdenum carbides as a new catalytic material)

‘75.3. – ‘80.8.
Samsung Petrochemical Co., Ulsan, Process Engineer


American Chemical Society, Member
-Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry
-Division of Fuel Chemistry
-Division of Petroleum Chemistry
-Division of Industrial Chemistry

North American Catalysis Society, Member

Korean Institute of Industrial Chemistry
-Division of Catalysis (Publication Officer)

Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers, Member

Korean Synchrotron Radiation User Association, A member of Operating Committee, Planning Officer

International XAFS Society, Korean representative

Specialist Committee for New Energy Technology Development, Korean Ministry of Energy and Resources


OFFICE: School of Nano-Bioscience and Chemical Engineering (EB1. Bldg.104, Room.804) UNIST-gil 50, Ulsan 689-798, Republic of Korea.(698-798)

Phone: +82-52-217-2544