Prof. Yongsoon Shin

Prof. Yongsoon Shin

Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA



2007 - Present Scientist IV, PNNL, Chemical and Materials Sciences Division

2002 - 2007 Scientist III, PNNL, Chemical and Materials Sciences Division

1994 - 1999 Ph.D., University of Tennessee, Inorganic/Materials Chemistry

1988 - 1990 M.Sc., Pohang University of Science & Technology (POSTECH), Organic Chemistry

1984 - 1988 B.Sc., Chungbuk National University, Chemistry

Publications (Selected)

  1. Synthesis of Homogeneous CdS/ZnS Alloyed Semiconductor Nanoparticles with Tunable Compositions Inside an Apoferritin Cavity. Y. Shin, Y. Zhang, A. Dohnalkova, H. Wu, J. Wang, Y. Lin, Submitted to J. Phys. Chem. C.
  2. A Novel Non-Platinum Group Electrocatalyst for PEM Fuel Cell Application. J. Y. Kim, T. Oh, Y. Shin, J. F. Bonnett, K. S. Weil. Inter. J. Hydrogen Energ. In press.
  3. Selective removal of copper (II) from natural waters by nanoporous sorbents functionalized with chelating diamines. W. Chouyyok, Y. Shin, J. Davidson, W. D. William, N. LaFemina, R. Rutledge, G. E. Fryxell, T. Sangvanich, W. Yantasee, Environ. Sci. Eng. 2010, 44(16), 6390-6395.
  4. Local release of highly loaded antibodies from functionalized nanoporous support for cancer immunotherapy. C. Lei, P. Liu, B. Chen, Y. Mao, H. Engelmann, Y. Shin, J. Jaffar, I. Hellstrom, J. Liu, K. E. Hellstrom. J. Am. Chem. Soc. 2010, 132(20), 6906-6907.
  5. Preparation of Homogeneous Gold−Silver Alloy Nanoparticles Using the Apoferritin Cavity As a Nanoreactor. Y. Shin, A. Dohnalkova, Y. Lin, J. Phys. Chem. C 2010, 114, 5985–5989.
  6. Sensitive Immunosensor for Cancer Biomarker Based on Dual Signal Amplification Strategy of Graphene Sheets and Multi-Enzyme Functionalized Carbon Nanospheres, D. Du, Z. Zou, Y. Shin, J. Wang, H. Wu, M. H. Engelhard, J. Liu, I. A. Aksay, Y. Lin. Anal. Chem. 2010, 82, 2989–2995.
  7. Transition metal ion capture using functional mesoporous carbon made with 1, 10-phenanthroline. W. Chouyyok, W. Yantasee, Y. Shin, R. M. Grudzien, G. E. Fryxell, Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2009, 12(11), 1099-1103.
  8. Bromate removal from water by granular ferric hydroxide (GFH). A. Bhatnagar, Y. H. Choi, Y. J. Yoon, Y. Shin, B.-H. Jeon, J. - W. Kang, J. Hazard. Mater. 2009, 170, 134-140. (2.975).
  9. “Green” approach for self-assembly of platinum nanoparticles into nanowires in aqueous glucose solutions. Y. Shin, I. - T. Bae, G. J. Exarhos, Colloids and Surfaces A 2009, 348, 191-195. (1.926).
  10. Probing Mechanisms for Enzymatic Activity Enhancement of Organophosphorus Hydrolase in Functionalized Mesoporous Silica. B. Chen, C. Lei, Y. Shin, J. Liu. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2009, 390(4), 1177-1181.
  11. Controlled deposition of covalently bonded tantalum oxide on carbon supports by solvent evaporation sol-gel process. Y. Shin, J. Y. Kim, C. Wang, J. F. Bonnet, K. S. Weil Surf. Sci. 2009, 603, 2290–2293. (1.731).
  12. A novel low-temperature dendritic cyclotrimerization of 2,6-diacetyl pyridine leading to mesoporous carbon containing pyridine rings. Y. Shin, C. Wang, M. H. Engelhard, G. E. Fryxell, Micro. Mesopor. Mater. 2009, 123, 345-348. (2.555).
  13. Hydrothermal syntheses of colloidal carbon spheres from cyclodextrins. Y. Shin, L. - Q. Wang, I. - T. Bae, B. W. Arey, G. J. Exarhos, J. Phys. Chem. C  2008, 112, 14236-14240. (3.396).
  14. Enzyme specific activity in functionalized nanoporous support. C. Lei, T. A. Soares, Y. Shin, J. Liu, E. J. Ackerman Nanotechnology 2008, 19, 125102. (3.446).
  15. Facile stabilization of gold-silver bimetallic nanoparticles on cellulose nanocrystal. Y. Shin, I.-T. Bae. B. W. Arey, G. J. Exarhos. J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 112, 4844-4848. (3.396).
  16. Investigation of the hygroscopic growth of self-assembled layers of N-alkyl-N-methylpyrrolidinium bromides at the interface between air and organic salt. Y. Shin, G. A. Baker, L.-Q. Wang, G. J. Exarhos, Colloids and Surfaces A 2008, 318, 254-258. (1.926).
  17. Templated synthesis of pyridine functionalized mesoporous carbons through the cyclotrimerization of diethynylpyridines. Y. Shin, G. E. Fryxell, C. A. Johnson II, M. M. Haley, Chem. Mater. 2008, 20, 981-986. (5.046).
  18. Functional Mesoporous Carbon Built From the 1,10-Phenathroline Building Block:  A new class of catalyst support. Y. Shin, G. E. Fryxell, M, H. Engelhard, G. J. Exarhos, Inorg. Chem. Commun. 2007, 10, 1541-1544. (1.893).
  19. Hydrothermal Dehydration of Aqueous Fructose Solutions in a Closed System. C. Yao, Y. Shin, L.-Q. Wang, C. F. Windisch Jr., W. D. Samuels, B. W. Arey, C. Wang, W. M. Risen Jr., G. J. Exarhos,  J. Phys. Chem. C  2007, 111, 15141-15145. (3.396).
  20. Sulfur-functional mesoporous carbon. Shin Y, G. E. Fryxell, W. Um, K. E. Parker, and S. V. Mattigod Adv. Func. Mater. 2007, 17, 2897-2901. (6.808).