- June 2nd, 2010
Dr. Seongsin Margaret Kim joined the Electrical and Computer Engineering department. at the University of Alabama in 2007 as an assistant professor. She received her B.S in physics from Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea, in 1992, M.S in Physics, and a Ph. D in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Northwestern University in 1994 and 1999. From 1999 to 2000, she was a senior research engineer at Samsung Electronics, Corporate R&D laboratory, Korea, and from 2000 to 2002, she was a device research engineer at Agilent Technologies (former Hewlett-Packard). After that Dr. Kim pursued Academia career and joined the electrical engineering department at the Stanford University as a research and stayed until she joined at the UA. Dr, Kim has authored or co-authored more than 70 scholarly publications, 3 book chapters, and holds one US patent. Her research interests are composite nanomaterials including quantum dots and nanowires for optical, magnetic and biological applications and developing the integrated systems for sensing and imaging.