News

Apr 2022 - We welcome new MS students, Emily Lam and Diwei Shi!

Mar 20, 2022 - Jinhye gives an invited talk in the "Molecular Design of Polymers with Multi-scale Mechanical Properties" session at the ACS Spring 2022 Meeting

Feb 2021 - Yumi Rho (ChemE undergraduate student) join the group. Welcome to the lab!

Feb 23, 2022 - Jinhye gives a keynote presentation at the Adhesion Society 45th Annual Meeting.

Feb, 2022 - Jinhye is selected as the outstanding reviewer in Communications Materials, Nature. (see the announcement here)

Jan 2022 -Jinhye receives the INNOX Young Investigator Award.

Oct 2021 - Rebecca Wheeler (ChemE undergraduate student) join the group. Welcome to the lab!

Sept 2021 - We welcome new graduate students, Lisa Tang and Xiao Li!

Sept 2021 - Our review paper, "Multi-Functional Hydrogels for Flexible Zinc-Based Batteries Working under Extreme Conditions", has been selected as the back cover in Advanced Energy Materials (click here to read).



June 2021 - We welcome Eberardo Camorlinga & Judy Mohamad (STARS program 2021) and Keanu Masga (UCSD MRSEC REU) to the group!

June 2021 - Congrats to Soyoung Shin (B.S. Chemical Engineering, 2021)! We wish Soyoung the best of luck in her PhD program at Caltech.

May 2021 -Jinhye receives an ACS PRF Doctoral New Investigator Grant.

May 2021 -Jinhye receives the International Association of Advanced Materials Young Scientist Medal, and gives the award lecture in the Advanced Materials Lecture Series.

Mar 2021 -Jinhye wins the 2021 KIChE President Young Investigator Award.

Mar 2021 -Jinhye is selected as the UCSD Faculty Career Development Program Awardee (2020-2021).

Mar 2021 - Soyoung is selected for Triton Research & Experiential Learning Scholars (TRELS) award in Spring 2021. Congrats!

Jan 2021 - Soyoung is selected for Triton Research & Experiential Learning Scholars (TRELS) award in Winter 2021. Congrats!

Sept 2020 - Zhecun Guan (Graduate student) and Brandon Ho (undergraduate student) join the group.

Welcome to the lab!


Nov 2, 2020 - Soyoung Shin (CENG undergraduate) published a paper on role of soft-gel substrates on bouncing-merging transition in drop impact on liquid film" as first author in Soft matter (click here to read).

July 8, 2020 - We are very excited to be part of the UC San Diego MRSEC!

Bae Lab will be part of the Living Materials IRG.

June 22, 2020 - We welcome Ameen Muhammad (STARS 2020 remote program) to the group!

May 2020 - Soyoung is selected as a Genentech scholar in Summer 2020!

March 26, 2020 - Soyoung is selected for Triton Research & Experiential Learning Scholars (TRELS) award in Spring 2020. Congrats Soyoung!

March 4, 2020 - Minghao's first paper on tunable swelling and deswelling behaviors of graphene oxide-poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) (GO-PNIPAM) composite hydrogels is published in Polymer Chemistry (click here to read) and this paper is part of the collection of Polymer Chemistry Emerging Investigators.

February 2020 - We welcome an undergraduate student, Elizabeth Howard to the lab!

September 2019 - We welcome new graduate students, Guolingzi Yang, Michael Kozma and Jiayu Zhao!

September 24, 2019 - Jinhye receives the Faculty Poster Award (2nd place) at the 16th U.S.-Korea Forum on Nanotechnology.

June 23, 2019 - The Bae lab welcomes Maxwell Arias and Karla Guerrero (high school students in ENLACE 2019 Summer Research Program at UCSD), work on stimuli-responsive hydrogels.

June 2019 - We welcome high school students, Rebekah Woo and Grace Chen to the lab.

April 29, 2019 - Congratulations to Booseong for passing the comprehensive exam.

April 29, 2019 - Jinhye gives an invited talk in the Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at the University of California San Diego.

February 2019 - Undergraduate students, Joseph Liu and Soyoung Shin; and a graduate student, Minghao Li, join the group. Welcome to the lab!

February 1, 2019 - Jinhye receives the UCSD General Campus Travel Award.

January 2019 - The Bae lab welcomes a graduate student, Changlai Wang, and two undergraduate students, Marina Shatalova and Roumina Aghakoochak Esfahani.

November 2018 - Graduate sutdents, Haenara Shin and Booseong Kim, join the group. Welcome!

November 2018 - The Bae lab officially opens in the NanoEngineering at UC San Diego.

October 31, 2018 - Jinhye receives the 2018 KOFWST Excellence Award for Young Scientist.