Computational Physics
& Materials Design Laboratory




Principal Investigator, Associate Prof. Jaekwang Lee

Department of Physics, Pusan National University

Office : Research & Laboratory Building (311), 614

Tel: +82-51-510-2227

Fax: +82-51-510-7664


Research Interest
  • - First-Principles Study of the Interfaces.
  • - Spectroscopy Simulation.
  • - Materials Design for Energy Applications.
The University of Texas at Austin, Texas, Austin USA
- Ph.D. in Physics,2004 - Sept. 2010
- Thesis Topic : Emerging phenomena in oxide Heterostructures
- Thesis Adviser : Prof. Alexander A. Demkov
Korea University, Seoul Korea
- Left Ph.D. in Physics in mid-course2003
Military Service
- Completing military service as a sergeant,2000
Korea University, Seoul Korea
- B.S. and M.S. in Physics,1998
Physics and Chemistry of Surface and Interfaces (PCSI)
- Young Scientist Award,2010
Korea Science and Engineering Foundation (KOSEF)
- KOSEF Scholarship.2001
Department of Physics at Korea University
- BAEK WUN Scholarship.1996-1997
J. Lee, Z. Yang, W. Zhou, S. J. Pennycook, S. T. Pantelides and M. F. Chisholm,
“Stabilization of graphene nanopore.” Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A., 111, 7522 (2014).
J. Park, J. Lee (co-first), L. Liu, C. Durand, B. G. Sumpter, A. P. Baddorf, M. Yoon, G. Gu and A. Li,
“Spatially Resolved One-Dimensional Boundary States in Graphene-Hexagonal Boron Nitride Planar Heterostructures.” Nat. Commun., 5, 5403 (2014).
J. Guo, J. Lee (co-first), C. I. Contescu, N. C. Gallego, S. T. Pantelides, S. J. Pennycook, M. F. Chisholm,
“Crown ethers in graphene.” Nat. Commun., 5:5389 (2014).
J. Lee, W. Zhou, J.-C. Idrobo, S. J. Pennycook and S. T. Pantelides,
“Direct visualization of reversible dynamics of a Si6 cluster embedded in graphene pore.” Nat. Commun., 4, 1650 (2013).
J. Lee, C. Lin and A. A. Demkov,
“Metal-induced charge transfer, structural distortion and orbital order in SrTiO3 thin films.” Phys. Rev. B 87, 1651034 (2013).
W. Zhou, J. Lee, J. Nanda, S. J. Pennycook, S. T. Pantelides and J.-C. Idrobo,
“Atomically Localized Plasmon Resonance in Monolayer Graphene.” Nat. Nanotechnol., 7, 161 (2012) .
J. Lee, S. J. Pennycook and S. T. Pantelides,
“Simultaneous enhancement of electronic and Li+ ion conductivity in LiFePO4.” Appl. Phys. Lett., 101, 033901 (2012).
J. Lee, W. Zhou, J.-C. Idrobo, S. J. Pennycook and S. T. Pantelides,
“Vacancy-driven anisotropic defect distribution in the novel battery-cathode material LiFePO4.” Phys. Rev. Lett., 107, 085507 (2011).