Dr. Hosop Shin
Visiting Assistant Professor
Department of Mechanical and Energy Engineering, IUPUI

Professional Appointment

Visiting Assistant Professor, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, 2018.08 – Present
Associate Faculty, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis, 2018.01 – 2018.07
Research Associate, Nissan Technical Center North America, 2016.11 – 2018.07
Postdoctral Research Fellow, University of Michigan, 2015.05 – 2016.10


Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2015
M.S.E. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, 2009
B.S. Automotive Engineering, Kookmin University, 2007

Research Interests

  • Electrochemistry, mechanics, interfacial chemistry, and kinetics in energy storage systems
  • Synthesis and design of novel materials for energy storage applications
  • Post-mortem analysis and advanced characterization techniques for Li-ion batteries
  • Atomistic-scale modeling of chemical/mechanical properties (structure, interfaces, modulus, crack, and fracture) in materials
  • New generation of non-flammable electrolyte materials, including solid polymer electrolytes and ionic liquids.
  • Li-ion battery recycling techniques