In Journals

S. Trabia, T. Hwang, and K. J. Kim. “A fabrication method of unique Nafion® shapes by painting for ionic polymer-metal composites,” Smart Materials and Structures, v.25, 2016, p. 085006. doi:10.1088/0964-1726/25/8/085006

Q. Shen, S. Trabia, T. Stalbaum, V. Palmre, K. Kim, and I.-K. Oh. “A multiple-shape memory polymer-metal composite actuator capable of programmable control, creating complex 3D motion of bending, twisting, and oscillation,” Scientific Reports, v.6, 2016, p. 24462. doi:10.1038/srep24462

M. Porfiri, A. Leronni, and L. Bardella. “An alternative explanation of back-relaxation in ionic polymer metal composites,” Extreme Mechanics Letters, v.13, 2017.

J. Park, J. W. Yoo, H. W. Seo, Y. Lee, J. Suhr, H. Moon, J. C. Koo, H. R. Choi, R. Hunt, K. J. Kim, S. H. Kim and J.-D. Nam. “Electrically controllable twisted-coiled artificial muscle actuators using surface modified polyester fibers,” Smart Materials and Structures, v.26, 2017, p. 035048. doi:10.1088/1361-665X/aa5323

Y. C. Kim, H. Min, J. Yu, S. Y. Hong, M. Wang, S. H. Kim, J. Suhr, Y. K. Lee, K. J. Kim, and J.-D. Nam. “Forced infiltration of silica beads into densely packed glass fibre beds for thin composite laminates,” RSC Advances, v.6, 2016, p. 91341. doi:DOI: 10.1039/c6ra14969c

V. Volpini, L. Bardella, A. Rodella, Y. Cha, and M. Porfiri. “Modelling compression sensing in ionic polymer metal composites,” Smart Materials and Structures, v.26, 2017, p. 035030.

M. Kotal, J. Kim, K. J. Kim, and I.-K. Oh. “Sulfur and nitrogen co-doped graphene electrodes for high-performance ionic artificial muscles,” Advanced Materials, v.28, 2016, p. 1610. doi:10.1002/adma.201505243

D. Mohanty, S. E. Tignore, J. A. Krause, Y.-K. Choe, and C. Bae. “Systematic alkaline stability study of polymer backbones for anion exchange membrane applications,” Macromolecules, v.49, 2016, p. 3361.

Q. Shen, V. Palmre, K. J. Kim, and I.-K. Oh. “Theoretical and experimental investigation of the shape memory properties of an ionic polymer?metal composite,” Smart Materials and Structures, v.26, 2017, p. 045020. doi:10.1088/1361-665X/aa61e9

H. Kim, Y. Cha and M. Porfiri. “Voltage attenuation along the electrodes of ionic polymer metal composites,” Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures, 2016.

In Conference Proceedings

J. D. Carrico, K. J. Kim, K. K. Leang. “3D-Printed Ionic Polymer-Metal Composite Crawling Robot,” IEEE International Conference on Robotics and Automation, 2017, p. paper No.

Q. Shen, V. Palmre, J. Lee, and K. J. Kim. “A physics model of the multi-degree freedom ionic polymer-metal composite cylinder actuator,” SPIE Smart Structures/NDE, v.9800, 2016, p. 9800-47.

J. D. Carrico and K. K. Leang. “Characterization of 3D-Printed IPMC Actuators,” SPIE Smart Structures/NDE, v.9798, 2016.

J. D. Carrico and K. K. Leang. “Development of Single and Multiple DOF 3D-Printed Ionic Polymer-Metal Composite Actuators,” ASME Conference on Smart Materials, Adaptive Structures and Intelligent Systems (SMASIS), 2016.