Professor Jong Min Kim

Subject Engineering
Fellow type Lecturers, Professors and College Officers
Year started 2016


Professor Jong Min Kim is a Professorial Fellow of Churchill College. He was formerly Senior Vice President and Vice President in Samsung Electronics Corporate R& D centre, Korea for 13 years. Professor Kim was Chair of Electrical Engineering at the University of Oxford from 2012–2015. He is now Professor of Electrical Engineering in the Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

Professor Kim’s research areas are display, materials, energy and nanotechnology, with more that 300 journal papers, 253 patents (153 international patents) and several world first inventions, such as quantum dot displays (Nature Photonics, cover article 2009) LEC on glass (Nature Photonics, cover article 2011) and CNT HDTV (highlighted in Science, 1999 and Nature 2001). He is leading EU ERC Advanced Grant and many others.