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Chang Jin Kim

Chang-Jin (CJ) Kim, Ph.D.
(UC Berkeley, 1991)
Distinguished Professor
Volgenau Endowed Chair in Engineering
Vice Chair for Academic Personnel

(310) 825-0267

Micro and Nano Manufacturing Laboratory

Areas of Interest
MEMS and nanotechnology, including design and fabrication of micro/nano structures, actuators, and systems, with a focus on the use of surface tension. Special topics include electrowetting-on-dielectric (EWOD); drag reduction by superhydrophobic surfaces; miniature fuel cells

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  • Graduate Research Excellence Award, Iowa State University
  • TRW Outstanding Young Teacher Award, UCLA SEAS
  • NSF CAREER Award, National Science Foundation
  • ALA Achievement Award, Association for Laboratory Automation
  • Samueli Outstanding Teaching Award, UCLA MAE
  • 100 People Who Will Light Up Korea in Year 2020, Dong-A Newspaper
  • Fellow, ASME
  • Ho-Am Prize in Engineering, the Ho-Am Foundation