Chang-Sik Ha

Chang-Sik Ha
Pusan National University, Korea, Republic of

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Professional (scientific) interests

- Mesoporous Materials
- Functional Polymers
- Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Nanocomposites

Prof. Chang-Sik Ha received his Ph.D. at the Korea Advanced Science and Technology (KAIST). He has joined at the Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea, as a professor since 1982. He is now a director of the Pioneer Research Center for Nanogrid Materials, the National Research Foundation of Korea and the Honorary Professor at University of Queensland, Austrailia. He was elected to both the Korea Academy of Science and Technology(KAST) and the National Engineering Academy of Korea(NEAK) in 2004.


1987  Ph.D., Polymer Physics and Engineering, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
1980  M.S., Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
1978  B.S., Chemical Engineering, Pusan National University (PNU)

Selected Publications:

1. Nechikkattu, R., Park, S. S., Ha, C.-S. (2019). Zwitterionic functionalised mesoporous silica nanoparticles for alendronate release. Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 279, 117–127. doi: 

2. Tapaswi, P. K., Ha, C.-S. (2019). Recent Trends on Transparent Colorless Polyimides with Balanced Thermal and Optical Properties: Design and Synthesis. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, 220 (3), 1800313. doi: 

3. Lee, J. C., Choi, M.-C., Choi, D.-H., Ha, C.-S. (2019). Toughness enhancement of poly(lactic acid) through hybridisation with epoxide-functionalised silane via reactive extrusion. Polymer Degradation and Stability, 160, 195–202. doi: 

4. Ha, C.-S., Park, S. S. (2018). PMOs for Adsorption. Springer Series in Materials Science, 219–266. doi: 

5. Ha, C.-S., Park, S. S. (2018). General Synthesis and Physico-chemical Properties of Mesoporous Materials. Springer Series in Materials Science, 15–85. doi: 

6. Ha, C.-S., Park, S. S. (2018). Synthetic Routes and New Precursors for the Preparation of PMOs. Springer Series in Materials Science, 87–100. doi: 

7. Kim, J.-S., Choi, M.-C., Jeong, K.-M., Kim, G.-H., Ha, C.-S. (2018). Enhanced interaction in the polyimide/sepiolite hybrid films via acid activating and polydopamine coating of sepiolite. Polymers for Advanced Technologies, 29 (5), 1404–1413. doi: