Jinho Kim

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
Building: McLean
Room: 302
Phone: 201-216-5518
Email: jkim6@stevens.edu
Education

PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University (2013)
MPhil, Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University (2012)
MS, Mechanical Engineering, Temple University (2009)
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Highest Honors, Temple University (2007)

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Research
  • Development of image-guided devices for targeted drug delivery
  • Tissue-engineering lungs via minimally invasive cell replacement
  • Creation of microfluidic devices for disease diagnosis and drug screening
Experience
  • Assistant Professor (08/2018-present), Biomedical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Associate Research Scientist (09/2017-08/2018), Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
  • Postdoctoral Research Scientist (09/2013-08/2017), Biomedical Engineering, Columbia University
Professional Service

Journal reviewer

  • Scientific Reports                        
  • Analytical Chemistry       
  • Sensors & Actuators A: Physical
  • IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering 
  • IEEE Sensors Journal                  
  • ASC Biomaterials Science & Engineering
  • Microarrays
Honors & Awards
  • Science and Innovation Center Abstract Award, Americal Thoracic Society (2019)
  • Travel Grant to GEM-ASEE Doctoral Engineering Research Showcase, ASEE (2018)
  • Idea Pitch Competition Finalist, KITEE (2017)
  • Translational Fellows Award, Columbia University School of Engineering (2016)
  • Pilot Research Grant, Raymond and Beverly Sackler Foundation (2013)
  • Outstanding Poster Paper Award Finalist, MEMS 2013 meeting (2013)
  • Student Travel Grant, MEMS 2012 (2012)
  • Conference Travel Grant, Robert and Mary Haythornthwaite Foundation (2008)
  • 2017 Collegiate Inventors Competition finalist, USPTO (2007)
  • Best Senior Design Project, Temple University (2007)
  • President’s Scholar Award, Temple University (2007)
Professional Societies
  • Biomedical Engineering Society (BMES)
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineering (ASME)
  • Korean-American Scientists and Engineers Association (KSEA)
Grants, Contracts & Funds
  • Research Grant, New Jersey Health Foundation (PI: Kim), Development of an imaging-guided drug delivery device for lung infection treatment.
  • Research Grant, New Jersey Health Foundation (PI: Libera, Co-PI: Kim), Development of a microarray biosensor for lung infection diagnosis.
Patents & Inventions
  1. Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, Jinho Kim,  John O’Neill, and Matthew Bacchetta, “Method and Apparatus for Computer-Vision Guided Targeted Delivery of Small Liquid Volumes into Selected Lung Regions”, International Patent: WO2018/156460 A9 (2018).
  2. Matthew Bacchetta, Brandon Guenthart, Jinho Kim, John O’Neill, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, “Cell-Seeded Porous Lung Hydrogel Sealant”, International Patent: WO2018/067938 A1 (2018).
  3. Matthew Bacchetta, Brandon Guenthart, John O’Neill, Jinho Kim, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, “Thermography and Evaluation of Thermal Recovery to Access, Monitor, and Characterize Organ Health”, US Provisional Patent Application Submitted, (2017).
  4. Qiao Lin, Jing Zhu, Jinho Kim, John Hilton, Milan Stojanovic, and Renjun Pei, “Isolation and Enrichment of Nucleic Acid on Microchip”, International Patent: WO2013044217 A1 (2012).
Selected Publications
Journals
  1. Brandon A. Guenthart, John D. O'Neill, Jinho Kim, et al.. "Regeneration of Severely Damaged Lungs Using an Interventional Cross-Circulation Platform", Nature Communications, 10(1):1985, (2019).
  2. Brandon A. Guenthart, John D. O'Neill, Jinho Kim, Kenmond Fung, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic,. "Cell Replacement in Human Lung Bioengineering", Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(2), 215-224, (2019).
  3. Benjamin W. Lee, Bohao Liu, Koki Nakanishi, Aranzazu Villasante, Rebecca Williamson, Jordan Metz, Jinho Kim, Kristy Brown, Gilbert Di Paolo, Shunichi Homma, Peter A. Sims, Veli K. Topkara, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Cell Free Approach to Cardiac Recovery by Extended Delivery of iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocyte Exosomes", Nature Biomedical Engineering, 2, 293-303, (2018). *Cover of the journal.
  4. Jinho Kim, Brandon Guenthart, John O'Neill, N. Valerio Dorrello, Matthew Bacchetta, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, "Controlled Delivery and Minimally Invasive Imaging of Stem Cells in the Lung", Scientific Reports, 7:13082, (2017).
  5. Aranzazu Villasante, Katsuhisa Sakaguchi, Jinho Kim, Nai-Kong Cheung, Masamichi Nakayama, Hesam Parsa, Teruo Okano, Tatsuya Shimizu, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic,. "Vascularized Tissue-Engineered Model for the Study of Drug Resistance in Neuroblastoma", Theranostics, 7:17, 4099-4117, (2017).
  6. N. Valerio Dorrello, Brandon A. Guenthart, John D. O'Neill, Jinho Kim, Mauer Biscotti, Katherine Cunningham, Theresa Swayne, Holly M. Wobma, Matthew Bacchetta, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Functional Vascularized Lung Grafts for Lung Bioengineering", Nature Biomedical Engineering, 1:0037, (2017). *News and Views, Leonidas Tapias and Harald C Ott, "Lung Repair via Cross-Circulation", Nature Biomedical Engineering 1:0052, (2017).
  7. Brandon Guenthart, John D. O'Neill, Jinho Kim, Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic, and Matthew Bacchetta. "Advanced Theranostics in Ex-Vivo Lung Bioengineering", The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 36(4), S67-S68, (2017).
  8. John O'Neill, Brandon Guenthart, Jinho Kim, Scott Chicotka, Dawn Queen, Kenmond Fung, Charles Marboe, Alexander Romanov, Sarah Huang, Ya-Wen Chen, Hans-Willem Snoeck, Matthew Bacchetta, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Cross-Circulation for Extracorporeal Support and Recovery of the Lung", Nature Biomedical Engineering, 1:0037, (2017). *News and Views, Leonidas Tapias and Harald C Ott, "Lung Repair via Cross-Circulation", Nature Biomedical Engineering 1:0052, (2017).
  9. Jinho Kim, Timothy Olsen, Jing Zhu, John Hilton, Kyung-Ae Yang, Renjun Pei, Milan Stojanovic, and Qiao Lin. "Integrated Microfluidic Isolation of Aptamers Using Electrophoretic Oligonucleotide Manipulation", Scientific Reports, 6:26139, (2016). .
  10. Jinho Kim, John O'Neill, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Rapid Retraction of Microvolume Aqueous Plugs Traveling in a Wettable Capillary", Applied Physics Letters, 107(14), 144101-144104, (2015).
  11. Jinho Kim, John O'Neill, N. Valerio Dorrello, Matthew Bacchetta, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Targeted Delivery of Liquid Micro-Volumes into the Lung", Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the USA, 112(37), 11530-11535, (2015). *Featured as Editor's Choice, Science Translational Medicine, Vol. 7, Issue 307, (2015).
  12. Cheng Wang*, Jinho Kim*, Jaeyoung Yang, Yibo Zhu, Gwan-Hyoung Lee, Sunwoo Lee, Jaeeun Yu, Renjun Pei, Guohua Liu, Colin Nuckolls, James Hone, and Qiao Lin. "An Aptameric Graphene Nanosensor for Label-Free Detection of Small-Molecule Biomarkers", Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 71:222-229, (2015), *Equal contribution authors. .
  13. Jinho Kim, Timothy Olsen, Xuye Zhuang, Ji Luo, Jun Yao, Milan Stojanovic, and Qiao Lin. "Formation and Stimuli-Directed Migration of D. discoideum Slugs in Microchips", Journal of Medical and Biological Engineering, 33 (3), 263-268 (2013).
  14. Jinho Kim, John Hilton, Kyung-Ae Yang, Renjun Pei, Milan Stojanovic, and Qiao Lin. "Nucleic Acid Isolation and Enrichment on a Microchip", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 195, 183-190 (2013).
  15. Jinho Kim, Herbert Ennis, ThaiHuu Nguyen, Xuye Zhuang, Ji Luo, Jun Yao, Richard Kessin, Milan Stojanovic, and Qiao Lin,. "Light-Directed Migration of D. discoideum Slugs in Microfabricated Confinements", Sensors and Actuators A: Physical, 188, 312-319 (2012).
Book Chapters
  1. Jinho Kim, Kelsey Kennedy, and Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic. "Bioreactors in Regenerative Medicine", Principles of Regenerative Medicine, Third Edition, Anthony Atala, Robert Lanza, Antonios G. Mikos, and Robert Nerem, eds., Ch. 45, pp. 787-803, (2019)., Academic Press,.