Kwanghun Chung

Assistant Professor of Chemical Engineering
Institute for Medical Engineering and Science (IMES)
Picower Institute for Learning and Memory

Research Interests

neuroscience, medical imaging, brain mapping, high-throughput technologies, polymer science, tissue engineering, microfluidics


Ph.D., Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009

B.S., Seoul National University, 2005


Honors and Awards

NIH New Innovator Award, 2016

McKnight Technological Innovations in Neuroscience Award, 2016

Packard Fellowships for Science and Engineering, 2015

Searle Scholar, 2014

Burroughs Wellcome Fund Career Awards at the Scientific Interface, 2012-2017

Ziegler Award for Best Research Paper, 2009

Anne Robinson Clough Conference Grant, 2009

James T. Porter Fellowship, 2006

Outstanding Performance on the Written Qualifying Exam, 2006

Merit Based Scholarship, Seoul National University, 1998 - 2001