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Ki-Yong Kim

Kim, Ki-Yong

Associate Professor of Physics
Member, IREAP Executive Committee
1201L Energy Research Facility

Research Interests: 

Professor Kim's research interests include ultrafast optical, x-ray and terahertz science, and high-energy density laboratory plasma.


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Professor Kim received a B.S. in physics from Korea University, Seoul, South Korea, in 1995 and the Ph.D. in physics from the University of Maryland College Park in 2003. Before coming to the University of Maryland he was a director's postdoctoral fellow at Los Alamos National Laboratory, New Mexico.

Honors and Awards: 

Professor Kim is the recipient of the Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award presented by the American Physical Society (2004), the Postdoctoral Distinguished Performance Award at Los Alamos National Laboratory (2008), the DOE Early Career Research Program Award (2010), and the NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award (2014).

Professional Memberships: 

Professor KimĀ  is a member of the American Physical Society and the Optical Society of America.

Laboratory for Ultra Fast Optical Science