Name:Seong-Gon Kim
Associated Centers:Center for Computational Sciences
Email: kimsg@ccs.msstate.edu
Office:High Performance Computing Building,
Office Phone:(662) 325-8031

Biography:* Education
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Physics, Ph.D. (1994)
Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI, Physics, M.S. (1988)
Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Physics, B.S. (1986)

* Employment
2002 – present: Associate Director, Center for Computational Science, High Performance Computing Collaboratory, Mississippi State University
2002 – present: Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, MS
2000 – 2001: Director of Technology, WiseNut, Inc., Santa Clara, CA
2000 – 2000: Research Assistant Professor, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN
1996 – 1999: Research Scientist, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC
1994 – 1996: Research Associate, Center for Fundamental Materials Research, Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

Research Interest: Application of modern first principles computational techniques of condensed matter physics and materials science;
Carbon fullerenes, nanotubes and nanostructures; semiconductors and metals;
Quantum transport; molecular electronics; surfaces, interfaces and defects;
Hydrogen fuel cell technology;
Light-weight high-strength materials for automobiles;
Multiscale molecular dynamics simulations;
Application of connectivity analysis for extremely large databases and Internet search engines;


Publications: Jelinek, B., Groh, S., Moitra, A., Horstemeyer, M., Houze, J., Kim, S., Wagner, G. J., & Baskes, M. I. (2012). Modified Embedded Atom Method Potential for Al, Si, Mg, Cu, and Fe Alloys. Physical Review B. American Physical Society. 85(24), 245102. DOI:10.1103/PhysRevB.85.245102. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Gavi, J. J. H. Y. B. S. A., Moitra, A., & Kim, S. (2009). Conversion of Nano-sized Spherical Magnetite to Spherical Barium Ferrite Nanoparticles For High Density Particulate Recording Media. IEEE Transactions on Magnetics. 45(10), 3590.

Moitra, A., Kim, S., Kim, S., Park, S. J., German, R., & Horstemeyer, M. (2008). Atomistic Scale Study on Effect of Crystalline Misalignment on Densification during Sintering Nano Scale Tungsten Powder. International Conference on Sintering - Sintering 2008. La Jolla, CA. [Abstract]

Houze, J., Kim, S., Kim, S., Park, S. J., German, R., & Horstemeyer, M. (2008). The Effect of Fe Atoms on the Adsorption of a W Atom on W(100) Surface. Journal of Applied Physics. 103(10), 106103. [Abstract]

Kim, S., Kim, S., & Erwin, S. C. (2007). Structure of the Hydrogen Double Vacancy on Pd(111). Physical Review B. 76, 214109. [Abstract] [Document Site]

Total Publications by this Author: 80