Welcome remarks

Dear Colleagues,

We are pleased to invite you to the IBS Conference on Nanoscience for Energy and Medicine, which will be held in Seoul National University, on July 2, 2018.

This IBS conference is to bring together distinguished scholars working in the exuberant field of Nanoscience. Particular emphasis is given to developing friendship and to exchanging useful knowledge and bright ideas for the promotion of Nanotechnology for Energy and Medicine. Your participation will make a great contribution to our Conference. We look forward to seeing you at the Conference in July 2018.

Taeghwan Hyeon and Jinwoo Cheon

Date & Venue

Date: 2 July, 2018 (Monday)
08:30 – 17:40

Venue: Bldg. 302, Rm #105(Auditorium)
Seoul National University


DNA damage, repair and cell cycle


Prof. Jinwoo Cheon
(Director, IBS Center for NanoMedicine)

Prof. Taeghwan Hyeon
(Director, IBS Center for Nanoparticle Research)

Contact Info

Jeong Hyun Kim / jhkim113@snu.ac.kr

Important date


Session 1

Time Program

08:30 – 09:00

Registration (Bldg 302 Auditorium, Seoul National University)

09:00 – 09:05

Opening Remarks (Jinwoo Cheon)

09:05 – 09:55

Nanoscience for CO2 Utilization (Matthew Kanan)

09:55 – 10:25

Peptide Encoded Chirality in Single Nanoparticle (Ki Tae Nam)

10:25 – 10:45

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:35

Heterogeneous Single-Atom Catalysis (Tao Zhang)

11:35 – 12:05

Supramolecular Polymeric Designs for Emerging Battery Technology (Jang Wook Choi)

12:05 – 12:35

Nanostructured Photo and Electrocatalyst Design for Chemical Energy Storage (Hyunjoon Song)

Session 2

Time Program

14:00 – 14:50

Holistic Molecular Imaging and Rapid Phenotyping of Intact Biological Systems (Kwanghun Chung)

14:50 – 15:20

Next Generation Optogenetics: Tool Development and Applications (Won Do Heo)

15:20 – 15:40

Coffee Break

15:40 – 16:30

 Smart Soft Materials Fabricated under Nonequilibrated Conditions (Takuzo AIDA)

16:30 – 17:00

Conductive Nanocomposite Elastomer for Electromechanical Cardioplasty (Dae-Hyeong Kim)

17:00 – 17:30

Polydopamine Coating and TANNylation: Mussel and Plant-inspired Biomaterial Studies (Haeshin Lee)

17:30 – 17:35

Closing Remarks (Taeghwan Hyeon)

17:35 – 17:40

Photo Session

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Takuzo AIDA
(RIKEN/University of Tokyo)

Kwanghun Chung

Matthew Kanan
(Stanford University)

Tao Zhang
(Chinese Academy of Sciences/Dalian Institute of Chemical Physics)


Jang Wook Choi
(Seoul National University)

Won Do Heo

Dae-Hyeong Kim
(IBS/Seoul National University)

Haeshin Lee

Ki Tae Nam
(Seoul National University)

Hyunjoon Song


Bldg. 302, Rm #105(Auditorium), Seoul National University

Address :  1 Gwanak-ro, Gwanak-gu, Seoul , Republic of Korea


When using the subway to visit Seoul National University, make sure to take Subway Line No. 2(Green Line) and stop either at the Seoul National University Entrance Station, the Naksungdae Station, or the Shillim Station.

Subway Line No. 2 (Green Line), Seoul National University Entrance Station (Exit No. 3)

Even though Seoul National University is near the entrance station, it is not within the walking distance. You will need to take a bus or a taxi to get the university. Be sure not to confuse the Seoul National University Entrance Station with the Seoul National University of Education/Court or Prosecutor’s Office Station.

After exiting exit no.3, walk towards the Gwanak-gu Office. There you will find the school shuttle bus and also a regular bus that comes to SNU. The campus shuttles are free of charge. The operation and interval of the buses differ during vacation time and semesters, but is usually in the range of every 5 to 20 minutes. Buses number 5511 and 5513 circulate the campus counter-clockwise, from the university’s main entrance to the Administration Building.

Subway Line No. 2 (Green Line), Naksungdae Station (Exit No. 4)

You will need to take additional public transportation when you get off the train at the Naksungdae Station. After exiting through the exit number 4, walk straight and make a left turn at the gas station. There will be a bus stop in front of the bakery. Take the small green town bus no. 2. Building 302 will be the last stop for bus no. 2.

Subway Line No. 2 (Green Line), Shillim Station (Exit No. 3)

You will need to take additional public transportation when you get off the train at the Shillim Station. After exiting through exit 3, take bus no. 5516. This bus will stop by Building 302.


Type Capacity Room rate Remarks

Family room

  • 1 bed room (Twin or double bed)
  • 1 room (no bed)
  • Kitchen
  • 1 restroom

3~4 ppl

KRW 95,000 per night
(Without breakfast)

Breakfast is included in registration fees.


  • 1 bed room (double bed)
  • 1 room(no bed)
  • Living room and kitchen
  • 2 restrooms

4~5 ppl

KRW 110,000 per night
(Without breakfast)

For more information, visit here


Registration Fees

Type Early Registration
(5/8 ~ 5/25)
Late Registration
(5/26 ~ 6/8)


120,000 KRW

150,000 KRW


60,000 KRW

90,000 KRW

Registration fees include:

  • Meals on program, Breakfast on day 2, 3
  • conference kit

Online Registration closing date:
June 8, 2018

Registration Cancellation and Refund Policy

For cancellation received before June 08, 2018, we will refund the paid amount. For cancellations received from June 8, 2018 to June 14, 2018, 20% administrative fee occurs. No refunds for cancellations received after June 15, 2018.

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The abstract should be submitted
by mm dd, 2018
To seeyou@ibs.re.kr

For questions, please contact: Jeong Hyun Kim (jhkim113@snu.ac.kr)