So Young Jekal

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Condensed Matter Theory Group >>

Paul Scherrer Institute
WHGA/125
5232 Villigen PSI
Switzerland

Telephone: +41 56 310 4043
E-mail: so-young.jekal@psi.ch

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Education

  • 2016 Sep - 2020 Aug (expected)
    Ph.D at ETH Zurich and Paul Scherrer Institute, Switzerland
    (PSI supervisor: Peter Derlet)
    (ETHZ supervisor: Jörg Löffler)
  • 2015 Mar - 2016 Jun
    M.Sc. in Physics, University of Ulsan, Ulsan, Korea (supervisor: Soon Cheol Hong), Early graduation
    Master thesis: Magnetic controllability of FeRh: A first principles study
  • 2011 Mar - 2015 Feb
    B.A. in Physics, University of Ulsan, Ulsan, Korea, Summa cum laude, Early graduation
    Bachelor thesis: First principles study of magnetic properties of NaN(001), Co/Pd(111), and CoFe(011) thin films

Publications

  • T. Jeong, S. Jekal, S. H. Rhim, and S. C. Hong, "First principles calculations on magnetism of CrPt3(001) thin films", J. Kor. Magn. Soc. 27(2), 41 (2017)
  • S. Jekal and S. C. Hong, "First principle studies on magnetism of perovskite structured CoFeX3(X=O,F,S,Cl)", J. Kor. Magn. Soc. 26(6), 176 (2016)
  • S. W. Han, Y. Park, Y. H. Hwang, S. Jekal, M. Kang, G. Lee, W. G. Lee, K. S. Kim, W. Yang, and S. C. Hong, "Electron beam-formed ferromagnetic defects on MoS2 surface along 1 T phase transition", Scientific Reports, 6, 38730 (2016)
  • S. Jekal (2016) Master thesis, "Magnetic controllability of FeRh: A first principles study", DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.15050.77768
  • S. Jekal and S. C. Hong, "First-principles calculations on monolayered MoS2 under structural transition", J. Kor. Magn. Soc. 26(3), 71 (2016)
  • S. Jekal, S. H. Rhim, and S. C. Hong, "Magnetism of asymmetrically terminated FeRh(001) thin films: A first-principles study", IEEE Trans. Magn. 52, 7004503 (2016)
  • S. Jekal, S. H. Rhim, S. C. Hong, W. J. Son, and A. B. Shick, "Surface-termination-dependent magnetism and strong perpendicular magnetocrystalline anisotropy of an FeRh(001) thin film", Phys. Rev. B 92, 064410 (2015)
  • S. Jekal, S. H. Rhim, O. Kwon, and S. C. Hong, "Thickness effect on magnetocrystalline anisotropy of a Co/Pd(111) films: A density functional study", J. Appl. Phys. 117, 17E105 (2015)
  • S. Jekal, O. Kwon, S. C. Hong, and J. I. Lee, "Magnetocrystalline Anisotropy of d0-Magnetic Material NaN (001) Thin Films: A density functional study.", J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 15, 2356 (2015)
  • S. Jekal (2015) Bechelor thesis, "First principles study of magnetic properties of NaN(001), Co/Pd(111), and CoFe(011) thin films", DOI: 10.13140/RG.2.2.18406.22085
  • E. G. Kim, S. Jekal, O. Kwon, and S. C. Hong, "Magnetism and magnetocrystalline anisotropy of CoFe Thin Films: A first-principles study", J. Kor. Magn. Soc. 24, 35 (2014)
  • S. Jekal, O. Kwon, and S. C. Hong"Magnetic properties of thin films of a magnetocaloric material FeRh", Proceeding to EDISON Nano Physics Competition, 2, 96 (2013)