Sungwoon Kim

Title: Graduate Student

Mailing Address:
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
9500 Gilman Drive, Mail Code 0407
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, CA 92093-0407

Phone: 858-999-5592
Fax: (858) 534-1225


M.S. Applied Physics 2000, Korea Univ.

B.S. Physics 1998, Korea Univ.


  • Samsung Electronics - LCD R & D (2006 - )
  • Visiting scientist - Liquid Crystal Institute, Kent State Univ.(2005-2006)
  • Hyundai Electronics - LCD R & D (2000-2005)

Journal papers


  • Joanna N. Ptasinski, Sung W. Kim, Lin Pang, Iam Choon Khoo, Yeshaiahu Fainman, "Active electrical and optical tuning of silicon photonic devices with liquid crystals", in Liquid Crystals XVII, Proceedings of SPIE Vol. 8828 (SPIE, Bellingham, WA 2013), 882813.
  • Ptasinski, J.N.; Kim, W.; Lin Pang; Iam-Choon Khoo; Fainman, Y., "Optical tuning of nematic liquid crystal claddings for chip scale photonic circuits," Avionics, Fiber-Optics and Photonics Conference (AVFOP), 2013 IEEE , vol., no., pp.63,64, 1-3 Oct. 2013