Kyung Jae Jeong

Kyung Jae Jeong, Assistant Professor

Kingsbury Hall W311
(603) 862-1917


Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, Purdue University, 2008
B.S., Chemical Engineering, Seoul National University, 2001
Research Interests: 
  • Biomaterials and surface chemistry for tissue engineering


Courses Taught: 
  • CHE 614:  Separation Processes
  • CHE 703:  Mass Transfer & Stagewise Operations
  • BENG 766/CHE 866:  Biomaterials
  • CHE 915:  Heat Transfer
Recent Publications: 
  • Cohen-Karni, T., Jeong, K.J., Tsui, J., Reznor, G., Mustata, M., Wanunu, M., Graham, A., Marks, C., Bell, C., Langer. R., Kohane, D.S. "Nanocomposite silk-gold nanofibers", Nano Letters 12 (2012) 5403-5406
  • Wang, L.*, Jeong, K.J.*, Ihmgard, B., Chodosh, J., Dohlman, C.H., Langer, R., Kohane, D.S., "Hydroxyapatite coating for biointegration of keratoprosthesis", Investigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science 52 (2011) 7392-7399* Authors contributed equally
  • Jeong, K.J., Wang, L., Stefanescu, C.F., Lawlor, M.W., Polat, J., Dohlman, C.H., Langer, R., Kohane, D.S., "Polydopamine coatings enhance biointegration of a model polymeric implant", Soft Matter, 7 (2011) 8305-8312
  • Jeong, K.J., Kohane, D.S., "Surface chemistry and drug delivery for biotinegration" (review), Therapeutic Delivery 2 (2011) 737-752
  • Mahapatro, A.K., Lee, G.U., Jeong, K.J., Janes, D.B., "Stable and Reproducible Electronic Conduction Through DNA Molecular Junctions", Applied Physics Letters 95 (2009) 083106-083108
  • Ishwar, A., Jeong, K.J., Akkus, O., Panitch, A., "Raman spectroscopic investigation of GAG-peptide interactions", Applied Spectroscopy 63 (2009) 636-641
  • Jeong, K.J., Panitch, A., "The interplay between covalent and physical interactions within the environment-sensitive hydrogel", Biomacromolecules 10 (2009) 1090-10
  • Jeong, K.J., Butterfield, K., Panitch, A., "A novel assay to probe heparin-peptide interactions using pentapeptide stabilized gold nanoparticles", Langmuir 24 (2008) 8794-8800
  • Mahapatro, A.K., Jeong, K.J., Lee, G.U., Janes, D.B., "Sequence specific electronic conduction through polyion-stabilized double-stranded DNA in nanoscale breakjunctions", Nanotechnology 18 (2007) 195202-195207