[Representative publications (updated Feb. 2016)]


1) C. S. Park, T. H. Ha, S. -A. Choi, D. N. Nguyen, S. Noh, O. S. Kwon, C. -S. Lee, H. Yoon*, "A Near-Infrared "Turn-On" Fluorescent Probe with a Self-Immolative Linker for the In Vivo Quantitative Detection and Imaging of Hydrogen Sulfide"
Biosens. Bioeletron., 2017 (Mar. 15), 89, 919-926.

2) K. Im, D. N. Nguyen, S. Kim, H. J. Kong, Y. Kim, C. S. Park, O. S. Kwon, H. Yoon*, "Graphene-Embedded Hydrogel Nanofibers for Detection and Removal of Aqueous-Phase Dyes"
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2017 (Mar. 29), 9, 10768-10776.

3) T. -H. Le, Y. Kim, H. Yoon*, "Electrical and Electrochemical Properties of Conducting Polymers"
Polymers, 2017 (Apr. 23), 9, 150; DOI: 10.3390/polym9040150.
- Review Article.

4) S. J. Park, C. S. Park, H. Yoon*, "Chemo-Electrical Gas Sensors Based on Conducting Polymer Hybrids"
Polymers, 2017 (Apr. 26), 9, 155; DOI: 10.3390/polym9050155.
- Review Article.


1) E. Kim, H. W. Shim, S. Unithrattil, Y. H. Kim, H. Choi, K. -J. Ahn, J. S. Kwak, S. Kim, H. Yoon*,
W. B. Im, "Effective Heat Dissipation from Color-Converting Plates in High-Power White Light Emitting Diodes by Transparent Graphene Wrapping"
ACS Nano, 2016 (Jan. 26), 10, 238-245.

2) Y. Lee, H. Choi, M. -S. Kim, S. Noh, K. -J. Ahn, K. Im, O. S. Kwon, H. Yoon*, "Nanoparticle-Mediated Physical Exfoliation of Aqueous-Phase Graphene for Fabrication of Three-Dimensionally Structured Hybrid Electrodes"
Sci. Rep., 2016 (Jan. 27), 6, 19761; DOI: 10.1038/srep19761.

3) D. N. Nguyen, H. Yoon*, "Recent Advances in Nanostructured Conducting Polymers: from Synthesis to Practical Applications"
Polymers, 2016 (Mar. 31), 8, 118; DOI: 10.3390/polym8040118.
- Review Article.
- One of the most cited articles in the journal.

4) Y. Lee, S. Noh, M. -S. Kim, H. J. Kong, K. Im, O. S. Kwon, S. Kim, H. Yoon*, "The Effect of Nanoparticle Packing on Capacitive Electrode Performance"
Nanoscale, 2016 (Jun. 21), 8, 11940-11948.


5) C. S. Park, H. Yoon*, O. S. Kwon, "Graphene-Based Nanoelectronic Biosensors"
J. Ind. Eng. Chem., 2016 (Jun. 25), 38, 13-22.
- Review Article.

6) M. -S. Kim, S. Kim, H. J. Kong, O. S. Kwon, H. Yoon*, "Tunable Electrical-Sensing Performance of Random-Alternating Layered Graphene/Polyaniline Nanoarchitectures"
J. Phys. Chem. C, 2016 (Aug. 18), 120, 18289-18295.

7) O. S. Kwon, C. S. Park, S. J. Park, S. Noh, S. Kim, H. J. Kong, J. Bae, C. -S. Lee, H. Yoon*, "Carboxylic Acid-Functionalized Conducting-Polymer Nanotubes as Highly Sensitive Nerve-Agent Chemiresistors"
Sci. Rep., 2016 (Sep. 21), 6, 33724; DOI: 10.1038/srep33724.


1) J. E. Lee, Y. Lee, K. -J. Ahn, J. Huh, H. W. Shim, G. Sampath, W. B. Im, Y. -I. Huh, H. Yoon*,
"Role of Co-Vapors in Vapor Deposition Polymerization"
Sci. Rep., 2015 (Feb. 12), 5, 8420; DOI: 10.1038/srep08420.


2) H. Choi, H. Yoon*, "Nanostructured Electrode Materials for Electrochemical Capacitor Applications"
Nanomaterials, 2015 (Jun. 2), 5, 906-936.
- Review Article.
- One of the most cited articles in the journal.

3) H. Choi, K. -J. Ahn, Y. Lee, S. Noh, H. Yoon*, "Free-Standing, Multilayered Graphene/Polyaniline-Glue/Graphene Nanostructures for Flexible, Solid-State Electrochemical Capacitor Application"
Adv. Mater. Interfaces, 2015 (Aug. 17), 2, 1500117.

4) K. -J. Ahn, Y. Lee, H. Choi, M. -S. Kim, K. Im, S. Noh, H. Yoon*, "Surfactant-Templated Synthesis of Polypyrrole Nanocages as Redox Mediators for Efficient Energy Storage"
Sci. Rep., 2015 (Sep. 16), 5, 14097; DOI: 10.1038/srep14097.
Corrigendum: Sci. Rep., 2016 (Mar. 21), 6, 22501.


5) H. W. Shim, K. -J. Ahn, K. Im, S. Noh, M. -S. Kim, Y. Lee, H. Choi, H. Yoon*, "Effect of Hydrophobic Moieties in Water-Soluble Polymers on Physical Exfoliation of Graphene"
Macromolecules, 2015 (Sep. 22), 48, 6628-6637.


6) O. S. Kwon, H. S. Song, S. J. Park, S. H. Lee, J. H. An, J. W. Park, H. Yang, H. Yoon, J. Bae,
T. H. Park, J. Jang, "An Ultrasensitive, Selective, Multiplexed Superbioelectronic Nose That Mimics the Human Sense of Smell"
Nano Lett., 2015 (Oct. 14), 15, 6559-6567.

7) J. H. Kim, C. H. Kim, H. Yoon, J. S. Youm, Y. C. Jung, C. E. Bunker, Y. A. Kim, K. S. Yang, "Rationally Engineered Surface Properties of Carbon Nanofibers for the Enhanced Supercapacitive Performance of Binary Metal Oxide Nanosheets"
J. Mater. Chem. A, 2015 (Oct. 21), 3, 19867-19872.


1) S. J. Park, O. S. Kwon, J. E. Lee, J. Jang, H. Yoon*, "Conducting Polymer-Based Nanohybrid Transducers: A Potential Route to High Sensitivity and Selectivity Sensors"
Sensors, 2014 (Feb. 20), 14, 3604-3630.
- Review Article.

2) S. J. Park, H. S. Song, O. S. Kwon, J. H. Chung, S. H. Lee, J. H. Ahn, S. R. Ahn, J. E. Lee, H. Yoon, T. H. Park, J. Jang, "Human Dopamine Receptor Nanovesicles for Gate-Potential Modulators in High-Performance Field-Effect Transistor Biosensors"
Sci. Rep., 2014 (Mar. 11), 4, 4342; DOI: 10.1038/srep04342.

3) M. Kang, J. E. Lee, H. W. Shim, M. S. Jeong, W. B. Im, H. Yoon*, "Intrinsically Conductive Polymer Binders for Electrochemical Capacitor Application"
RSC Adv., 2014 (Jun. 27), 4, 27939-27945.
Correction: RSC Adv., 2016 (Mar. 1), 6, 23658.

4) J. E. Lee, S. J. Park, O. S. Kwon, H. W. Shim, J. Jang and H. Yoon*, "Systematic Investigation on Charge Storage Behaviour of Multidimensioinal Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanostructures"
RSC Adv., 2014 (Aug. 6), 4, 37529-37535.

5) J. E. Lee, H. W. Shim, O. S. Kwon, Y. -I. Huh and H. Yoon*, "Real-Time Detection of Metal Ions Using Conjugated Polymer Composite Papers"
Analyst, 2014 (Sep. 21), 139, 4466-4475.
- Featured as a "Hot Article" in Analyst, Aug./13/2014.



1) O. S. Kwon, T. Kim, J. S. Lee, S. J. Park, H. -W. Park, M. Kang, J. E. Lee, J. Jang, H. Yoon*, "Fabrication of Graphene Sheets Intercalated with Manganese Oxide/Carbon Nanofibers: Toward High-Capacity Energy Storage"
Small, 2013 (Jan. 28), 9, 248-254.


2) O. S. Kwon, S. H. Lee, S. J. Park, J. H. Ahn, H. S. Song, T. Kim, J. H. Oh, J. Bae, H. Yoon,
T. H. Park, J. Jang, "Large-Scale Graphene Micropattern Nano-biohybrids: High-Performance Transducers for FET-Type Flexible Fluidic HIV Immunoassays"
Adv. Mater., 2013 (Aug. 14), 25, 4177-4185.

3) H. Yoon*, "Current Trends in Sensors Based on Conducting Polymer Nanomaterials"
Nanomaterials, 2013 (Aug. 27), 3, 524-549.
- Review Article.
- One of the most cited articles in the journal.


1) O. S. Kwon, S. J. Park, J. S. Lee, E. Park, T. Kim, H. -W. Park, S. A. You, H. Yoon*, J. Jang, "Multidimensional Conducting Polymer Nanotubes for Ultrasensitive Chemical Nerve Agent Sensing"
Nano Lett., 2012 (Jun. 13), 12, 2797-2802.
- Featured in Materials 360 (Materials Reseach Society) "Multidimensional Polymer Nanotubes for a Flexible Nerve Gas Sensor", Jun./20/2012.
- Featured in C&EN (American Chemical Society) "A Flexible Nerve-Gas Sensor", May/09/2012.

2) O. S. Kwon, S. R. Ahn, S. J. Park, H. S. Song, S. H. Lee, J. S. Lee, J. -Y. Hong, J. S. Lee, S. A. You,
H. Yoon, T. H. Park, J. Jang, "Ultrasensitive and Selective Recognition of Peptide Hormone Using Close-Packed Arrays of hPTHR-Conjugated Polymer Nanoparticles"
ACS Nano, 2012 (Jun. 26), 6, 5549-5558.

3) M. Chang, T. Kim, H. -W. Park, M. Kang, E. Reichmanis, H. Yoon*, "Imparting Chemical Stability in Nanoparticulate Silver via a Conjugated Polymer Casing Approach"
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2012 (Aug. 22), 4, 4357-4365.

4) H. -W. Park, T. Kim, J. Huh, M. Kang, J. E. Lee, H. Yoon*, "Anisotropic Growth Control of Polyaniline Nanostructures and Their Morphology-Dependent Electrochemical Characteristics"
ACS Nano, 2012 (Sep. 25), 6, 7624-7633.

5) O. S. Kwon, S. J. Park, H. Yoon*, J. Jang, "Highly Sensitive and Selective Chemiresistive Sensors Based on Multidimensional Polypyrrole Nanotubes"
Chem. Commun., 2012 (Nov. 4), 48, 10526-10528.

6) O. S. Kwon, S. J. Park, H. -W. Park, T. Kim, M. Kang, J. Jang, H. Yoon*, "Kinetically Controlled Formation of Multidimensional Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanostructures in Vapor-Deposition Polymerization"
Chem. Mater., 2012 (Nov. 13), 24, 4088-4092.

7) J. Gim, V. Mathew, J. Lim, J. Song, S. Baek, J. Kang, D. Ahn, S. -J. Song, H. Yoon, J. Kim, "Pyro-Synthesis of Functional Nanocrystals"
Sci. Rep., 2012 (Dec. 10), 2, 946; DOI: 10.1038/srep00946.


1) J. S. Lee, O. S. Kwon, S. J. Park, E. Y. Park, S. A. You, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Fabrication of Ultrafine Metal-Oxide-Decorated Carbon Nanofibers for DMMP Sensor Application"
ACS Nano, 2011 (Oct. 25), 5, 7992-8001.

2) H. Yoon, J. -H. Ahn, P. W. Barone, K. Yum, R. Sharma, A. A. Boghossian, J. -H. Han, M. S. Strano, "Periplasmic Binding Proteins as Optical Modulators of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Fluorescence: Amplifying a Nanoscale Actuator"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed., 2011 (Feb. 18), 50, 1828−1831.

3) J. -H. Ahn, J. -H. Kim, N. F. Reuel, P. W. Barone, A. A. Boghossian, Z. Zhang, H. Yoon, A. Chang, A. J. Hilmer, M. S. Strano, "Label-Free, Single Protein Detection on a Near Infrared Fluorescent Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube/Protein Microarray Fabricated by Cell-Free Synthesis"
Nano Lett., 2011 (Jul. 13), 11, 2743−2752.


1) B. -S. Kim, S. W. Lee, H. Yoon, M. S. Strano, Y. Shao-Horn, P. T. Hammond, "Pattern Transfer Printing of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Multilayers and Application in Biosensors"
Chem. Mater. 2010 (Aug. 24), 22, 4791−4797.

2) W. -K. Oh, S. Kim, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Shape-Dependent Cytotoxicity and Proinflammatory Response of Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanomaterials"
, 2010 (Apr. 9), 6, 872−879.

3) J. -Y. Hong, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Kinetic Study of the Formation of Polypyrrole Nanoparticles in Water-Soluble Polymer/Metal Cation Systems: A Light-Scattering Analysis"
, 2010 (Mar. 8), 6, 679−686.

4) W. -K. Oh, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Size Control of Magnetic Carbon Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery" Biomaterials, 2010 (Feb. 1), 31, 1342−1348.

1) P. W. Barone, H. Yoon, R. Ortiz-García, J. Zhang, J. -H. Ahn, J. H. Kim, M. S. Strano, "Modulation of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Photoluminescence by Hydrogel Swelling"
ACS Nano, 2009 (Dec. 22), 3, 3869−3877.
- Featured in In Nano@ACS Nano, Dec./22/2009.

2) J. S. Kim, W. J. Kim, N. Cho, S. Shukla, H. Yoon, J. Jang, P. N. Prasad, T. -D. Kim, K. -S. Lee, "Synthesis and Properties of Quantum Dot-Polypyrrole Nanotube Composites for Photovoltaic Application"
J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol.
, 2009 (Dec. 1), 9, 6957−6961.

3) W. -K. Oh, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Characterization of Surface Modified Carbon Nanoparticles by Low Temperature Plasma Treatment"
Diamond Relat. Mater., 2009 (Oct. 1), 18, 1316−1320.

4) H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Conducting Polymer Nanomaterials for High-Performance Sensor Applications: Issues and Challenges"
Adv. Funct. Mater.
, 2009 (May 22), 19, 1567−1576.
- Feature Article.
- The most accessed article in Adv. Funct. Mater. during 2009.

5) H. Yoon, S. H. Lee, O. S. Kwon, H. S. Song, E. H. Oh, T. H. Park, J. Jang, "Polypyrrole Nanotubes Conjugated with Human Olfactory Receptors: High-Performance Transducer for FET-Type Bioelectronic Nose"
Angew. Chem. Int. Ed.
, 2009 (Mar. 30), 48, 2755−2758.
- Featured in News@Chemistry World (Royal Society of Chemistry), March/17/2009.
- Featured in Global-Trends-Briefing@KISTI (Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information),
- Featured in Science-in-News@The Chosun Ilbo (Korean newspaper), March/24/2009.
- Introduced as a "Featured Highlight" in Nature Asia Materials (Nature Publishing Group), July/06/2009.


1) S. Shin, H. Yoon, J. Jang, "Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene)-Encapsulated Iron Oxide Nanoparticles as Heterogeneous Catalysts for Highly Efficient Fenton Reactions"
Catal. Commun., 2008 (Nov. 15), 10, 178−182.

2) H. Yoon, S. Ko, J. Jang, "Field-Effect-Transistor Sensor Based on Enzyme-Functionalized Polypyrrole Nanotubes for Glucose Detection"
J. Phys. Chem. B, 2008 (Aug. 14), 112, 9992−9997.

3) H. Yoon, J. -H. Kim, N. Lee, B. -G. Kim, J. Jang, "A Novel Sensor Platform Based on Aptamer-Conjugated Polypyrrole Nanotubes for Label-Free Electrochemical Protein Detection"
, 2008 (Mar. 3), 9, 634−641.
- Selected as one of the most accessed articles in ChemBioChem during 2008.
- Featured as one of the most frequently cited articles among those published in 2008 or 2009.

4) H. Yoon, M. Choi, K. J. Lee, J. Jang, "Versatile Strategies for Fabricating Polymer Nanomaterials with Controlled Size and Morphology"
Macromol. Res.
, 2008 (Feb. 29), 16, 85−102.
- Feature Article.

5) H. Yoon, J. Jang, "A Field-Effect-Transistor Sensor Based on Polypyrrole Nanotubes Coupled with Heparin for Thrombin Detection"
Mol. Cryst. Liq. Cryst.
, 2008 (Jan. 1), 491, 21−31.


1) B. Choi, H. Yoon, I. -S. Park, J. Jang, Y. -E. Sung, "Highly Dispersed Pt Nanoparticles on Nitrogen-Doped Magnetic Carbon Nanoparticles and Their Enhanced Activity for Methanol Oxidation"
, 2007 (Nov. 1), 45, 2496−2501.

2) H. Yoon, J. -Y. Hong, J. Jang, "Charge-Transport Behavior in Shape-Controlled Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanomaterials: Intrinsic and Extrinsic Factors"
, 2007 (Oct. 1), 3, 1774−1783.

3) H. Yoon, S. Ko, J. Jang, "Nitrogen-Doped Magnetic Carbon Nanoparticles as Catalyst Supports for Efficient Recovery and Recycling"
Chem. Commun., 2007 (Apr. 14), 1468-1470.
- See also "Preparative Organic Chemistry", ChemInform (Wiley Interscience), Vol. 38, Issue 34, 2007.

4) H. Yoon, M. Chang, J. Jang, "Formation of 1D Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanomaterials in Reverse Microemulsions and Their Application to Chemical Sensors"
Adv. Funct. Mater.
, 2007 (Feb. 1), 17, 431−436.


1) H. Yoon, M. Chang, J. Jang, "Sensing Behaviors of Polypyrrole Nanotubes Prepared in Reverse Microemulsions: Effects of Transducer Size and Transduction Mechanism"
J. Phys. Chem. B
, 2006 (Jul. 27), 110, 14074−14077.


1) J. Jang, H. Yoon, "Multigram-Scale Fabrication of Conducting Polymer and Magnetic Carbon Nanoparticles"
Small, 2005 (Dec. 1), 1, 1195−1199.

2) J. Jang, H. Yoon, "Formation Mechanism of Conducting Polypyrrole Nanotubes in Reverse Micelle Systems"
Langmuir, 2005 (Nov. 22), 21, 11484−11489.

3) J. Jang, M. Chang, H. Yoon, "Chemical Sensors Based on Highly Conductive Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) Nanorods"
Adv. Mater., 2005 (Jul. 4), 17, 1616−1620.
*The Top 10 most downloaded article in Adv. Mater. during July, 2005.

4) J. Jang, Y. Nam, H. Yoon, "Fabrication of Polypyrrole-Poly(N-vinylcarbazole) Core-Shell Nanoparticles with Excellent Electrical and Optical Properties"
Adv. Mater., 2005 (Jun. 6), 17, 1382−1386.


1) J. Jang, H. Yoon, "Novel Fabrication of Size-Tunable Silica Nanotubes Using a Reverse Microemulsion-Mediated Sol-Gel Method"
Adv. Mater., 2004 (May 17), 16, 799−802.


1) J. Jang, H. Yoon, "Fabrication of Magnetic Carbon Nanotubes Using a Metal-Impregnated Polymer Precursor"
Adv. Mater., 2003 (Dec. 11), 15, 2088−2091.
- The Top 10 most read article in Adv. Mater. during December, 2003 and January, 2004.
- See also "Other Subjects", ChemInform (Wiley Interscience), Vol. 35, Issue 10, 2004.

2) J. Jang, H. Yoon, "Facile Fabrication of Polypyrrole Nanotubes Using Reverse Microemulsion Polymerization"
Chem. Commun.
, 2003 (Feb. 12), 720−721.
- Featured as a "Hot Paper" in Chem. Commun.


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