Mansik Jeon, Ph.D.

Prof. Mansik Jeon studied for his Ph.D. degree at

Kyungpook National University under the supervision of

Prof. Jaewon Song and Prof. Jeehyun Kim.

He is currently an Assistant Professor of School of Electronics Engineering, College of IT Engineering, Kyungpook National University in Republic of Korea. Before he joined the department, he was an Postdoctoral Research Associate of Biomedical Engineering at the University at Buffalo, the State University of New York (SUNY) from Mar. 2011 to Feb. 2013. And he also was Research Assistant Professor of POSTECH at Republic of Korea(Apr 2014-Feb 2015). He is dedicated to develop non-ionizing and non-invasive novel biomedical imaging techniques including Photoacoustic Tomography,

Optical Coherence Tomography, Fluorescence Imaging,

Optical Handheld Instruments, and Ultrasonic Imaging for biomedical researches, clinical translation, and commercialization. 

If you are interested in performing research as a postdoctoral researcher, graduate student, undergraduate student, and visiting scholar, please contact Prof. Mansik Jeon via

Biomedical Optics and Photoacoustic Imaging
  • Photoacoustic tomography
  • Development of clinical handheld optical imaging instruments
  • Ultrasound imaging
  • Fluorescence imaging
  • Optical coherence tomography
  • Frequency swept source
  • Optical fiber sensors



Ph. D. Department of Electronics Engineering, Kyungpook University, Deagu, Republic of Korea
(2004 - 2011)
M. S. Department of Electronics Engineering, Kyungpook University, Deagu, Republic of Korea
(2002 - 2004)
   B. Sc. Department of Electronics          Engineering, Kyungpook University, Deagu, Republic of Korea
(1995 - 2002)


A July 7, 2014 news item on MBC features a new technique that describes some of the challenges associated with medical imaging of small intestines. It could help doctors better diagnose problems in the intestines.Non-invasive multimodal functional imaging of the intestine with frozen micellar naphthalocyanines by Yumiao Zhang, Mansik Jeon, Laurie J. Rich, Hao Hong, Jumin Geng, Yin Zhang, Sixiang Shi, Todd E. Barnhart, Paschalis Alexandridis, Jan D. Huizinga, Mukund Seshadri, Weibo Cai, Chulhong Kim, & Jonathan F. Lovell. Nature Nanotechnology (2014) 

Best paper award in TIMES-iCON 2016, November 28-30, 2016, Bangkok Thailand


Won the first place prize out of a field of 150 entrants for our poster presentation at the 41st Northeast Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC 2015) held in Troy, New York held April 17-19th.

Best student paper award in ALT 2017, September 10-15, 2017, Busan, Korea

Best presentation award in ICAIP 2017 & ICSED 2017, August 25-27, 2017, Bangkok, Thailand