Mun Sek Kim is a research scientist who passionately works to develop efficient and sophisticated battery technologies, energy storage systems, and electrochemical nanomaterials. His research interests are electrolytes, electrochemical nanomaterials, interfacial engineering, nanotechnologies, and flexible materials for batteries. He has been a research scientist at Korea Institute of Science and Technology from 2016 to 2019 in lieu of military service. He is currently a graduate student in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Stanford University and is conducting battery research in Professor Cui's Lab.
The highest award of KIST given to the best employee who has provided the most creative and innovative contribution to KIST’s development