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Jungpil Seo

Jungpil Seo is a Visiting Graduate Student Researcher in the Electron Physics Group.  He received B.S., M.S., and Ph. D. degrees in Physics from Seoul National University, Korea. His doctoral research, performed under the supervision of Professor Y. Kuk, focused on the development of spin-polarized scanning tunneling microscopy (STM).  He is currently a Postdoctoral Researcher with Professor Ali Yazdani at Princeton University, studying topological insulators with STM in collaboration with Joseph Stroscio at the CNST.

Selected Publications
  • Superconductivity in CuxBi2Se3 and its Implications for Pairing in the Undoped Topological Insulator, Y. S. Hor, A. J. Williams, J. G. Checkelsky, P. Roushan, J. Seo, Q. Xu, H. W. Zandbergen , A. Yazdani, N. P. Ong, and R. J. Cava, Physical Review Letters 104, 057001 (2010).
  • Tuning Magnetostatic Interaction in Single-crystalline Nanodot Arrays with In-plane Easy Axes, J. Seo, T.-H. Kim, S.-H. Chung, Y. Oh, J. H. Choi, and Y. Kuk, Applied Physics Letters 96, 073106 (2010).
  • Topological Surface States Protected From Backscattering by Chiral Spin Texture, P. Roushan, J. Seo, C. V. Parker, Y. S. Hor, D. Hsieh, D. Qian, A. Richardella, M. Z. Hasan, R. J. Cava, and A. Yazdani, Nature 460, 1106–1109 ( 2009).
Staff Photo - J. Seo


Visiting Graduate Student Researcher
Electron Physics Group


B.S., M.S., and Ph. D. Physics - Seoul National University


Phone: 301-975-8256