President, Society for Information Display
Yong-Seog Kim has been an active member of SID for the past 15 years, as the Korea Chapter Chair, as Asian Program Committee Chair, and member of program and publication committees. His main areas of interest are R&D on new materials and their processes, especially for information display devices, which include barrier ribs, dielectric layers, and protective layers for PDPs and graphene, nanowires, and encapsulation materials for flexible displays. He holds a BS from Seoul National University and an MS from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering of Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea. He received his PhD from the Department of Materials Science and Engineering at Massachusetts Institute of Technology.