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Gap Soo Chang Ph.D.


Faculty Member in Physics & Engineering Physics

Physics Rm 161

Research Area(s)

  • Materials and Data Analysis
  • Big Data and Machine Learning Analysis
  • Density Functional Theory Calculations
  • Molecular Dynamics Simulations
  • Synchrotron Spectroscopy
  • First-principles Bioactivity/Toxicity Estimation Model
  • Energy harvest/storage materials


  • Comprehensive analysis framework for the transfer of matter in physicochemical and biological systems
  • DFT and MD calculations of advanced materials for biological, electronic, and energy applications 
  • Spectroscopic characterization of advanced materials using XANES, XES, RIXS and XMCD
  • Big data-based analysis of large-scale physical phenomena
  • First-principles estimation model for bioactivity and toxicity of molecular materials.  
  • Energy generation and storage technology