Junseok ChaeJunseok Chae

Associate Professor
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Research expertise: Microdevices for bioenergy applications, implantable microdevices, electronic circuit integration with microdevices

Junseok Chae received a bachelor’s degree in metallurgical engineering from Korea University, Seoul, Korea, in 1998, and master’s and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering and computer science from University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, in 2000 and 2003, respectively. He joined Arizona State University in 2005 as an assistant professor and is now an associate professor of electrical engineering. He has published over 100 journal and conference articles, six book chapters, one book and holds three U.S. patents. His areas of interests are MEMS (Micro-Electro-Mechanical-Systems) sensors/actuators, integrating MEMS with readout/control electronics and microdevices for bioenergy/biomedical applications. He received the first place prize and the best paper award in DAC (Design Automation Conference) student design contest in 2001. He received an NSF CAREER award on MEMS protein sensor array.

Collaborations and industry affiliations
Lai, Ying-Cheng * , Chae, Junseok, . Anti-Shock Scheme Based on Dual-Membrane Structure in Capacitive MEMS Sensors and Actuators. NSF-ECCS (9/1/2011 – 8/31/2014).
Chae, Junseok * . Collaborative Research: A Miniaturized Uropathogen Detection System. NSF-ENG (9/15/2009 – 8/31/2012).
Chae, Junseok * . Fully-Passive Microwave Back-Scattering Device for Telemetry of Neural Potentials. NASA-GLENN RESEARCH CTR (9/1/2009 – 8/31/2012).
Chae, Junseok * . CAREER: A Probe-less, Large-Array Protein Sensor via MEMS Technology. NSF-ENG (5/1/2009 – 4/30/2014).
Akay, Metin * Akay, Yasemin Munevver Bakkaloglu, Bertan Chae, Junseok . The Assessment of Stent Effectiveness using a Wearable MEMS acoustic Transducer Microphone Array. NSF-ENG (7/15/2008 – 6/30/2011).

Professional preparation
Ph.D., electrical engineering, University of Michigan, 2003
M.S., electrical engineering, University of Michigan, 2000
B.S., metallurgical engineering, Korea University, 1998

Recognition and awards
NSF CAREER award, 2009
Best poster award in IEEE International Conference on Sensors, 2007
First place prize and the Best Paper, DAC (Design Automation Conference) Student Design Contest, 2001

Selected publications

R. Wang*, W.  Yu,  M.  Kozicki,  and  J.  Chae,  “A  Low-­‐‑Voltage  Microfluidic  Valve  Based  Upon  a Reversible Hydrophobicity Effect,” Advanced Materials Interfaces, in-­‐print, 2016.

H. Ren*, S. Rangaswami*, H. Lee, and J. Chae, “Enhanced Current and Power Density of Micro-­‐‑ Scale Microbial   Fuel   Cells   (MFCs)   with   Ultramicroelectrode   (UME)   Anodes,”   Journal   of Micromechanics and Microengineering, in-­‐print, 2016.

J. Appel*, D. Li, J. Podlevsky, A. Debnath, A. Green, Q. Wang and J. Chae,” Low Cytotoxicity and Genotoxicity of  Two-­‐‑Dimensional  MoS2   and  WS2,”  ACS  Biomaterials  Science  &  Engineering,  in-­‐ print, 2016.

H. Ren*, H. Tian, C. Gardner, T. Ren and J. Chae, “A Miniaturized Microbial Fuel Cell with Three-­‐‑ Dimensional Graphene Macroporous Scaffold Anode Demonstrating a Record Power Density of Over 10,000 Wm-­‐‑3,” Nanoscale, v. 8, pp. 3539-­‐3547, 2016.

J. Appel*, H. Ren*, M. L. Y. Sin, J. C. Liao, and and J. Chae, “Rapid bladder cancer cell detection from clinical urine samples using an ultra-­‐‑thin silicone membrane,” Analyst, v. 141, pp. 652-­‐660, 2016.

H. Schwerdt, F. Miranda, and J. Chae, “Wireless Fully Passive Multichannel Recording of Neuropotentials using Photo-Activated RF Backscattering Methods,” IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory and Techniques, v. 63, n. 9, pp. 2965-2970, 2015

H. Ren, H. Tian, H. Lee, T. Park, F. Leung, T. Ren, and J. Chae, “Regulating the respiration of microbe: A bio-inspired high performance microbial supercapacitor with graphene based electrodes and its kinetic features,” Nano Energy, v. 15, pp. 697-708, 2015

X. Zhang, W. Xu, and J. Chae, “A Temperature Compensation Concept for a Micromachined FBAR (Film Bulk Acoustic Resonator) Oscillator,” IEEE Sensors Journal, v. 15, n. 9, pp. 5272-5277, 2015.

H. Schwerdt, U. Amjad, J. Appel, A. Elhadi, T. Lei, M. Preul, R. Bristol, and J. Chae, “In Vitro Hydrodynamic, Transient, and Overtime Performance of a Miniaturized Valve for Hydrocephalus,” Annals of Biomedical Engineering, v. 43, n. 3, pp. 603-615, 2015

X. Zhang, H. Ren, S. Pyo, J. Lee, J. Kim, and J. Chae, ”A High Efficiency DC-DC Boost Converter for a Miniaturized Microbial Fuel Cell,” IEEE Transactions on Power Electronics, v. 30, n. 4, pp. 2041-2049, 2015.

H. Ren, S. Pyo, J. Lee, T. Park, F. Gittleson, F. Leung, J. Kim, A. Taylor, H. Lee, and J. Chae, “A High Power Density Miniaturized Microbial Fuel Cell Having Carbon Nanotube Anodes,” Journal of Power Sources, v. 273, n. 1, pp. 823-830, 2015.