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Principal Investigator

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Chanyoung Jeong, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor in Department of Advanced Materials Engineering at Dong-eui University

Founder and President at ARotS

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Biographical Information

Prof. Jeong received his Ph.D. from the Department of Mechanical and Materials Engineering (Interdisciplinary) at Stevens Institute of Technology (Hoboken, NJ, USA) in May 2013. After obtaining his Ph.D., he worked at Alcoa Technical Center as Sr. Engineer which is located in Pittsburgh, PA, USA from Aug. 2013 to July 2014. And he then worked at LG Electronics (CTO, R&D Campus) as Sr. Research Engineer from Aug. 2014 to Feb. 2017. Currently, he works in the Department of Advanced Materials Engineering at Dong-eui University as Assistant Professor in March 2017.


• March 2017 - Present: Assistant Professor in the Department of Advanced Materials Engineering (Metallurgy) at Dong-eui University, Korea: 

   . Multi-functional smart surfaces and corrosion engineering (ARotS Lab.)  

   . Advanced manufacturing of light metals for environmental and sustainable engineering.

   . Establishment of a technology holding company of Dong-eui University for cash investment (2021)

   . Technology Value Evaluation (Korea Institute of  Science and Technology Information): $152,000.00 (2021)

• November 2020 - Present: Founder and President at ARotS: 

   . ARotS is a company that produces surfaces that can easily remove pollutants, prevent corrosion, and implement advanced colors. 

August 2014 - February 2017: Senior Research Engineer at LG Electronics (CTO), Seoul, Korea:

   . R&D Roadmap for next-generation technology, functional surfaces coating anti-fouling, anti-frosting, and anti-corrosion.

August 2013 - July 2014: Senior R&D Professional at Alcoa Technical Center (ATC), New Kensington, Pennsylvania, USA:

   . Surface Finishing, Anodizing, Aluminum Alloys, Improving Color Appearance, Advanced Manufacturing Technology.

Honors and Awards

• 2023. 02: Outstanding Professor of R&D Sector Awarded from the President of Dong-eui University

• 2022. 11: Best Paper at the Corrosion Science Society of Korea  

• 2022. 11: Best Paper at the Korea Institute of Surface Engineering 

• 2022. 10: Awarded a Commendation from Busan Mayor on Busan R&D Excellence in 2022 (Mechanical/Materials): 2022년 부산광역시 지역연구개발 우수성과 선정 (기계·소재분야), 부산시장상

• 2022. 06: Awarded a Commendation from the Minister of Trade, Industry and Energy on the 57th Invention Day of the Republic of Korea: 제57회 발명의 날 산업통상자원부 장관 표창

• 2021. 11: Best Paper at the Corrosion Science Society of Korea

• 2017. 11: Best Presentation at the Korean Welding and Joining Society

• 2014. 12: Creative People Award at LG Electronics


• Prof. Ke Du at University of California at Riverside, CA, US

• Prof. Jae Chul Kim at Stevens Institute of Technology, NJ, US

• Prof. Young-Beom Kim at Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea

• Prof. Sung-Hee Kim at Dong-eui University, Busan, Korea

• Prof. Oi Lun Li at Pusan National University, Busan, Korea

• Prof. Je Moon Yun at Dong-eui University, Busan, Korea

• Prof. H. S. Kim at KAIST, Daejeon, Korea

• Dr. Wei Xu at Brookhaven National Laboratory, NY, US

• Dr. Kyu-Hwan Lee at Korea Institute of Materials Science, Changwon, Korea

• Dr. Seunghoe Choe at Korea Institute of Materials Science, Changwon, Korea


Youngju Park (Researcher): Anodizing, Coatings, Corrosion

• Taein Park (Graduate): Plating, Corrosion

• Kyungtae Kim (Graduate): Plating Simulation, Corrosion

• Minhyuk Choi: Anodizing, Surface Coating

• Jisoo Kim (Graduate): Anodizing, Surface Coating, Machine Learning

• Yeji Choi (Graduate): Anodizing, Surface Coating, Machine Learning

• Soojin Lim (Graduate): Plating, Coating

• Seungmin Lee: Surface Engineering

• Rian Kim: Surface Engineering

• Subin Park: Surface Engineering


• Youngju Park: Researcher at ARotS 

• Hyejeong Ji: Researcher at Pusan University

• Jonghun An: STX Heavy Industries

• Jinyeong Jung: R&D center at Wonjin World Wide  

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