Q-Han Park

Personal Information

Professor, Deparment of Physics, Korea University, Seoul, Korea

Born on Oct. 16th, 1959

Married with two children

Higher education and professional experience

1978 - 1982 B. A. in Physics, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea

1983 - 1987 Ph. D. in Physics, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA

1987 - 1988 Postdoctoral Researcher, Brandeis University, USA

1988 - 1990 Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Maryland, USA

1990 - 1992 Postdoctoral Researcher, DAMTP, University of Cambridge, U.K.

1992 - 2001 Professor, Department of Physics, Kyunghee University

1994 / 1995 Research Associates,CERN, Geneve, Switzerland

1992 - 2001 Professor, Department of Physics, Kyunghee University

2000 / 2004 / 2005 Senior Visiting Fellow, Institute of Optics, Rochester, USA

2001 - present Professor, Department of Physics, Korea University

Professional Activities (selected)

• Program Chair, Surface Plasmon Photonics 5, 2011

• Director, Research Institute Basic Sciences, 2008-2012, Korea University

• Reviewer for the National Research Foundation (Korea)

• Regular Referee : Physical Review Letters, Physical Review, Optics Letters, Optics Express, Optics Communications,. Annals of Physics, Physical Review, Physical Review Letters, Journal of Physics A, Classical and Quantum Gravity Nuclear Physics B, Physics Letter B, Journal of Korean Physical Society..etc.

• Service on conference committees, including CLEO/PR 2009, NFO 2004,2006; SPP 2009

• Member of the Korean Physical Society, Optical Society of Korea, Optical Society of America

Fellowships, Awards and Honours

2012 Fellow of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology

2010 Sung-Do Optics Scientist Award by Optical Society of Korea

2002 Associate Fellow of the Korean Academy of Science and Technology

Research Interests

Nano optics, surface plasmonics, metamaterial, microwave, nanostructures, photonic crystals, LED, grapheme, numerical electromagnetism

Metrics: >140 publications in refereed journals, >3000 citations, h-index: 30 (ISI)

Selected publications since 2009

1. Perfect anti-reflection from first principles , K. H. Kim and Q-Han Park, Scientific Report Vol. 3, 1062 (2013)

2. Perfect transmission through Anderson localized systems mediated by a cluster of localized modes,W. J. Choi, Q-Han Park, and W.S. Choi, Opt. Express, Vol. 20, No. 18, 20721-20729. (2012)

3. Maximal energy transport through disordered media with the implementation of transmission eigenchannels, M.S. Kim, Y.W. Choi, C. Y. Yoon,W. J. Choi, J. S. Kim, Q-Han Park, andW. S. Choi, Nature Photonics 6, 583-587 (2012)

4. Effective permittivity for resonant plasmonic nanoparticle systems via dressed polarizability, S. J. Yoo and Q-Han Park, Opt. Express, Vol. 20, No. 15, 16480-16489. (2012)

5. Rainbow Radiating Single-Crystal Ag Nanowire Nanoantenna, T. Kang,W. Choi, I. Yoon, H. Lee, M.K. Seo, Q.H. Park, B.S. Kim, Nano Lett., Vol. 12, No. 5, 2331-2336. (2012)

6. Slot antenna as a bound charge oscillator, J. H. Choe, J. H. Kang, D. S. Kim, and Q-Han Park, Opt.Express, Vol. 20, No. 6, 6521-6526. (2012)

7. Terahertz pinch harmonics enabled by single nano rods , H.-R. Park,1 Y.-M. Bahk, J.-Ho. Choe, S. Han, S. S. Choi,K. J. Ahn, N. Park, Q-Han Park, and D.-S. Kim, Opt. Express, Vol. 19, No. 24, 24775-24781. (2011)

8. Controlling Terahertz Radiation with Nanoscale Metal Barriers Embedded in Nano Slot Antennas, H.-R. Park,1 Y.-M. Bahk, ,K. J. Ahn, Q-Han Park, D.-S. Kim, L. Martin-Moreno, F. J. Garcia-Vidal, and J. Bravo-Abad. ACS Nano, Vol. 5, No. 10, 8340-8345. (2011)

9. Transmission eigenchannels in a disordered medium , Wonjun Choi, A. P. Mosk, Q-Han Park, and Wonshik Choi, Phys. Rev. B 83, 134207 (2011)

10. Active Terahertz Nanoantennas Based on VO2 Phase Transition ,M. Seo, J. Kyoung, H. Park, S. Koo, H.-S. Kim, H. Bernien, B. J. Kim, J. H. Choe, Y. H. Ahn, H.-T. Kim, N. Park, Q-Han Park, K. Ahn, and D.-S. Kim, Nano Letters, 10, 2064, (2010).

11. Substrate effect on aperture resonances in a thin metal film, J. H. Kang, J. H. Choe, D. S. Kim, and Q-Han Park, Opt. Express, Vol. 17, No. 18, 15652-15658. (2009)

12. Optical antennas and plasmonics, Q-Han Park, Contemporary Physics, 50, 1 (2009)

13. Local capacitor model for plasmonic electric field enhancement, J. H. Kang, D. S. Kim, and Q-Han Park, Phys. Rev. Lett. 102, 093906 (2009)

14. Terahertz field enhancement by a metallic nano slit operating beyond the skin-depth limit, M. A. Seo, H. R. Park, S. M. Koo, D. J. Park, J. H. Kang, O. K. Suwal, S. S. Choi, P. C. M. Planken, G. S. Park, N. K. Park, Q. H. Park, and D. S. Kim, Nature Photonics vol. 3, 152 (2009).

15. Polyhedral Au Nanocrystals Exclusively Bound by 110 Facets: The Rhombic Dodecahedron, G. H. Jeong, M. J. Kim, Y.W. Lee, W. J. Choi, W. T. Oh, Q-Han Park, and S.W. Han, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 1672-1673 (2009)

16. Single Nanowire on a Film as an Efficient SERS-Active Platform, I.S. Yoon et al, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 758-762 (2009)