24. Masud, Md. Aftabuzzaman, Haoran Zhou, Saehyun Kim, Jaekyung Yi, Sarah S. Park, Youn Soo Kim* and Hwan Kyu Kim* ,

“Chemically synthesized poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) conducting polymer as a robust electrocatalyst for highly efficient dye-sensitized solar cells”, 

Nanoscale, 2024 [Link]

24. MasudYoun Soo Kim, and Hwan Kyu Kim*,

“Quasi-Solid-State Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells by Mechanically Stable Semi-Interpenetrating Network Polymer Gel Electrolytes for Indoor Applications”, 

ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2024 [Link]

23. Sangyeop Lee, Im Kyung Han, Na Gyeong Jeon, Yubin Lee, Hye Bin Son, Dong-Yeob Han, Seoha Nam, Taehun Chung, Myung-Jun Kwak, Youn Soo Kim,* and Soojin Park*,

“Promoting Homogeneous Zinc-ion Transfer through Preferential Ion Coordination Effect in Gel Electrolyte for Stable Zinc Metal Batteries”, 

Advanced Science, 2023, 2304915 [Link]

22. Dong-Yeob Han, Im Kyung Han, Hye Bin Son, Youn Soo Kim,* Jaegeon Ryu,* and Soojin Park*,

“Layering Charged Polymers Enables Highly Integrated High-Capacity Battery Anodes”, 

Advanced Functional Materials, 2023, 2213458. [Link] [Highlighted as a front cover]

21. Jihoon Han, Jemin Lee, Seonghyeon Kim, Anna Lee, Hyung Gyu Park* and Youn Soo Kim*,

“Mucus-inspired Organogel as an Efficient Absorbent and Retention Agent for Volatile Organic Compounds”, 

Nanoscale, 2023, 15, 101-108. [Link] [Invited Article]

20. You-Jin Kim, Jeong-Bin Moon, Hyerim Hwang, Youn Soo Kim, Gi-Ra Yi*,

”Advances in Colloidal Building Blocks: Toward Patchy Colloidal Clusters”, 

Advanced Materials , 2022, 2203045. [Link] [Invited Review]

19. Im Kyung Han, Kang-Il Song, Sang-Mun Jung, Yeonggwon Jo, Jaesub Kwon, Taehun Chung, Surim Yoo, Jinah Jang, Yong-Tae Kim, Dong Soo Hwang, Youn Soo Kim*

“Electroconductive, Adhesive, Non-swelling, and Viscoelastic Hydrogels for Bioelectronics”, 

Advanced Materials, 2022, 2203431. [Link] [Invited Article] [Highlighted as a back cover]

18. Taehun ChungJihoon Han, Young Jae Kim, Kyeong-Jun Jeong, Jun Mo Koo, Jemin Lee, Hyung Gyu Park, Taiha Joo, Youn Soo Kim*

“Effect of Anions on the Phase Transition Temperature of Two Structurally Isomeric Polymers: Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide) and Poly(2-isopropyl-2-oxazoline)”, 

Polymer Chemistry, 2022, 13, 4615-4624. [Link] [Invited Article] [Highlighted as a front cover]

17. Wonjeong Suh, Chaeyong Park, Joosung Oh, Sungmin Moon, Seungmoon Choi, Youn Soo Kim*, Unyong Jeong*

“Small-Sized Deformable Shear Sensor Array for Direct Monitoring of Quantitative Shear Distribution”, 

Advanced Materials Technologies, 2021, 2101071. [Link]

16. Im Kyung Han, Jihoon Han, Youn Soo Kim*

“Liquid-to-Solid Phase Transitions of Imidazolium-Based Zwitterionic Polymers Induced by Hofmeister Anions”, 

Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 2021, 16, 1897–1900. [Link]

15. Sang-Mun Jung†, Jaesub Kwon†, Jinhyeon Lee, Im Kyung Han, Kyu-Su Kim, Youn Soo Kim, and Yong-Tae Kim*

“Cost-Efficient Nickel-Based Thermo-Electrochemical Cells for Utilizing Low-Grade Thermal Energy”, 

JOURNAL OF POWER SOURCES, 2021, 494, 229705. [Link]

14. Taehun ChungIm Kyung HanJihoon HanKyojin AhnYoun Soo Kim*

“Fast and Large Shrinking of Thermoresponsive Hydrogels with Phase-Separated Structures”, 

Gels, 2021, 7(1), 18. [Link] [Invited Article]

13. Im Kyung HanTaehun ChungJihoon HanYoun Soo Kim*

“Nanocomposite Hydrogel Actuators Hybridized with Various Dimensional Nanomaterials for Stimuli Responsiveness Enhancement.”, 

Nano Convergence, 2019, 6, 18. [Link]

12.Zhifang Sun, Yoshihiro Yamauchi, Fumito Araoka, Youn Soo Kim, Julian Bergueiro, Yasuhiro Ishida,* Yasuo Ebina,Takayoshi Sasaki, Takaaki Hikima, and Takuzo Aida*

“An Anisotropic Hydrogel Actuator Enabling Earthworm-Like Directed Peristaltic Crawling”, 

Angewandte Chemie, 2018, 57(48), 15772-15776. [Link]

11. Eunjong Lee, Youn Soo Kim,* Aya Mizutani Akimoto, and Ryo Yoshida*

“Reversible and Directional Control of Chemical Wave Propagation in a Hydrogel by Magnetic Migration through Liquid Interfaces”, 

Chemistry of Materials, 2018, 30 (17), pp 5841–5845 [Link]

10. Ko Matsukawa, Tsukuru Masuda, Youn Soo Kim, Aya Akimoto* and Ryo Yoshida*

“Thermoresponsive Surface-Grafted Gels: Controlling the Bulk Volume Change Properties by Surface- Localized Polymer Grafting with Various Densities”, 

Langmuir, 2017, 33, 48. [Link]

9. Youn Soo Kim, Ryota Tamate, Aya Mizutani Akimoto, and Ryo Yoshida*,

“Recent Developments in Self-Oscillating Polymeric Systems as Smart Materials: From Polymers to Bulk Hydrogels”, 

Materials Horizons, 2017, 4, 38. [Link]

8. Koki Sano, Youn Soo Kim, Yasuhiro Ishida*, Yasuo Ebina, Takayoshi Sasaki, Takaaki Hikima, and Takuzo Aida*

“Photonic Water Dynamically Responsive to External Stimuli”, 

Nature Communications, 2016, 7, 12559. [Link]

7. Youn Soo Kim, Mingjie Liu, Yasuhiro Ishida*, Yasuo Ebina, Takayoshi Sasaki, Takaaki Hikima, Masaki Takata and Takuzo Aida*,

“Thermoresponsive Actuation Enabled by Permittivity Switching in an Electrostatically Anisotropic Hydrogel”, 

Nature Materials, 2015, 14, 1002. [Link]

6. Youn Soo Kim, Ju Yeon Shin, Hyun Ji Jeon, Areum Cha, Chongmok Lee and Sang-gi Lee* “Insight into the Origin of the Positive Effects of Imidazolium Salt on Electrocatalytic Activity: Ionic Carbon Nanotubes as Metal-Free Electrocatalysts for Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 2013, 8, 232. Highlighted in Chemistry Views.[Link]

5. Youn Soo Kim, Areum Cha, Ju Yeon Shin, Hyun Ji Jeon, Jun Ho Shim, Chongmok Lee, and Sang-gi Lee* “High-Density Assembly of Gold Nanoparticles with Zwitterionic Carbon Nanotubes and Their Electrocatalytic Activity in Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Chemical Communications, 2012, 48, 8940. [Link]

4. Jun Ho Shim, Youn Soo Kim, Minkyung Kang, Chongmok Lee* and Youngmi Lee* “Electrocatalytic Activity of Nanoporous Pd and Pt: Effect of Structural Features”, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, 2012, 14, 3974. [Link]

3. Youn Soo Kim, Ju Yeon Shin, Hyun Ji Jeon, Areum Cha, Chongmok Lee and Sang-gi Lee* “Anion-Dependent Electrocatalytic Activity of Supported Palladium Catalysts onto Imidazolium Salt-Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes in Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Bulletin of the Korean Chemical Society, 2011, 32, 3209. [Link]

2. Ju Yeon Shin, Youn Soo Kim (co-first author), Youngmi Lee, Jun Ho Shim, Chongmok Lee and Sang-gi Lee* “Impact of Anions on Electrocatalytic Activity in Palladium Nanoparticles Supported on Ionic Liquid–Carbon Nanotube Hybrids for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction”, Chemistry: An Asian Journal, 2011, 6, 2016. [Link] [Highlighted as a front cover]

1. Ying Zhou, Ji Whan Kim, Raju Nandhakumar, Min Jung Kim, Eunae Cho, Youn Soo Kim, Yoon Hee Jang, Chongmok Lee, Seungwu Han, Kwan Mook Kim, Jang-Joo Kim and Juyoung Yoon* “Novel Binaphthyl-Containing Bi-Nuclear Boron Complex with Low Concentration Quenching Effect for Efficient Organic Light-Emitting Diodes”, Chemical Communications, 2010, 46, 6512. [Link]