Welcome to the NEW web page of our research group! Our group is led by Yong-Hee Lee, a distinguished professor of physics at KAIST.

Our research is focused on the interaction of photons with various optical nanostructures. For the summary of the research topics currently explored by our lab please visit our Researches page. You may also click one of the representative thumbnail images above to view the detail research summary. Our Publications page provides the research papers published by our group, and you may download the papers for personal use only from this page.

Our laboratory is located in Basic Science Building at KAIST. Please see the Contact Us page for more detail.

Recent news which features our lab are covered by the news posts below. Please feel free to explore our homepage.

79. Suyeon Defense

posted Dec 10, 2017, 11:48 PM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Feb 6, 2018, 9:27 PM ]

Suyeon has successfully defended his M.S thesis entitled 'optical trapping by using 3D plasmonic nano cavity(3차원 나노 광 공지기를 이용한 광 트래핑)' on December 8th, 2017.

Congratulations Soyeon !


78. Jungmin's ACS Photonics Paper

posted Dec 10, 2017, 11:25 PM by 윤승주   [ updated Dec 10, 2017, 11:53 PM ]

Our lab member 'Jungmin Lee' published a paper in ACS photonics entitled: Printed nanolaser on Silicon.

Congratulations for Jungmin Lee.

Please click [here] to read the full paper.

77. Changmin's Farewell party

posted Aug 13, 2017, 10:04 PM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Sep 3, 2017, 7:58 AM ]

Changmin left the lab to enter the 'Edo Waks group' as a Post-doc in the University of Maryland, USA.
Keep up the good work Changmin :)

76. Nano Photonics Lab 2017 Homecoming Day

posted Aug 13, 2017, 9:41 PM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Sep 3, 2017, 8:03 AM ]

On May 27th 2017 Nano Photonics Lab organized homecoming day. In this event, all of the lab alumni, along with their families, were invited to spend a day together with Prof. Yong-Hee Lee and the current members of Nano Photonics Lab. In this joyful day, we reconnected with each other through various events which were prepared by the current lab members, such as softball, bingo, Korean BBQ dinner, and finally drinking together at a local pub. Here are some pictures taken during the event.

75. Hantaek defence

posted Aug 13, 2017, 8:51 PM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Sep 3, 2017, 8:03 AM ]

Hantaek has successfully defended his Master thesis entitled Nanobeam Laser printed on optical fiber on July, 2017.

Hantaek will go to Samsung and work.

Congratulations Hantaek !         

74. Teacher's Day Celebration

posted Aug 11, 2017, 4:40 AM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Sep 3, 2017, 8:04 AM ]

On May 15, 2017, We celebrated teacher's day in Korea


73. Jisu's Wedding

posted Apr 8, 2017, 4:48 AM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Apr 8, 2017, 4:49 AM ]

Today, on April 7th, 2017, Jisu Kim tied the knot with her husband in Seoul. The Nano Photonics Lab members also attended and celebrated the happy occasion together with Jisu.

Congratulation on your marriage Jisu! We wish you a lifetime happiness.

(Photo credit: Chang-Min Lee)


72. Putu Defense

posted Mar 25, 2017, 6:22 AM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Mar 25, 2017, 6:22 AM ]

Putu has successfully defended his PhD thesis entitled Self-ALigned Nanoisland-Array Photonic Bandedge Laser on March 24th, 2017.

Putu will soon move to pursue his post-graduation career at Broadcom in Singapore.

Congratulations Putu!


71. Putu Eka Pramudita's Optics Express Paper

posted Mar 10, 2017, 4:56 PM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Mar 10, 2017, 4:57 PM ]

Our lab member Putu Eka Pramudita recently published his work in Optics Express entitled: Self-aligned nanoislands nanobeam bandedge lasers.

Congratulations Putu!

Please click [here] to read the full paper


70. Lab MT Winter 2017

posted Feb 21, 2017, 6:07 AM by Nano Photonics Lab KAIST   [ updated Mar 10, 2017, 4:58 PM ]

Nano Photonics Lab visited Anmyeondo Island for winter 2017 MT. We spent 2 days 1 nights at a beach house from Feb 19th to Feb 20th.


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