Jong-Woo Kim

Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Ave
Argonne, Il 60439

Phone: 252-0248

Fax: 252-7392



  • 2007 - present:  Assistant Physicist, Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Lab.
  • 2005-2007:   Postdoctoral Research Associate, APS/μ-CAT, Ames Laboratory, Argonne, IL.

  • Ph. D. Condensed Matter Physics; Iowa State University, Ames, IA; 2005
  • M.S. Physics; Yongsei University, Seoul, Korea; 2000
  • B.S. Physics; Yongsei University, Seoul, Korea; 1995

Research Interests:

  • Magnetic x-ray scattering
  • Imaging of magnetic domains in using x-ray diffraction

Selected Publications:

  1. "Dimensionality Driven Spin-Flop Transition in Layered Iridates,"
    J.W. Kim, Y. Choi, Jungho Kim, J.F. Mitchell, G. Jackeli, M. Daghofer, J. van den Brink, G. Khaliullin, B.J. Kim, Phys. Rev. Lett.  109, 037204 (2012).
  2. "Charge Order in LuFe2O4: An Unlikely Route to Ferroelectricity,"
    J. de Groot, T. Mueller, R.A. Rosenberg, D.J. Keavney, Z. Islam, J.-W. Kim, M. Angst, Phys. Rev. Lett.  108, 187601 (2012).
  3. "Magnetically Driven Metal-Insulator Transition in NaOsO3,"
    S. Calder, V.O. Garlea, D.F. McMorrow, M.D. Lumsden, M.B. Stone, J.C. Lang, J.-W. Kim, J.A. Schlueter, Y.G. Shi, K. Yamaura, Y.S. Sun, Y. Tsujimoto, A.D. Christianson, Phys. Rev. Lett.  108, 257209 (2012).
  4. “Quantifying octahedral rotations in strained perovskite oxide films”,
    S.J. May, J.-W. Kim, J.M. Rondinelli, E. Karapetrova, N.A. Spaldin, A. Bhattacharya, P.J. Ryan, Phys. Rev. B  82, 014110 (2010).
  5. “Surface influenced magnetostructural transition in FeRh films”,
    J.W. Kim, P.J. Ryan, Y. Ding, L.H. Lewis, M. Ali, C.J. Kinane, B.J. Hickey, C.H. Marrows, and D.A. Arena, Appl. Phys. Lett.  95, 222515 (2009).
  6. “ Enhanced ordering temperatures in antiferromagnetic manganite superlattices,”
    S.J. May, P.J. Ryan, J.L. Robertson, J.-W. Kim, T.S. Santos, E. Karapetrova, J.L. Zarestky, X. Zhai, S.G.E. te Velthuis, J.N. Eckstein, S.D. Bader, A. Bhattacharya, Nat. Mater.  8, 892 (2009).
  7. “Charge order in LuFe2O4: Antiferroelectric Ground State and Coupling to Magnetism,”
    M. Angst, R.P. Hermann, A.D. Christianson, M.D. Lumsden, C. Lee, M.-H. Whangbo, J.-W. Kim, P.J. Ryan, S.E. Nagler, W. Tian, B.C. Sales, D. Mandrus, Phys. Rev. Lett.  101, 227601 (2008).
  8. “Nature of Ho Magnetism in Multiferroic HoMnO3,”
    S. Nandi, A. Kreyssig, L. Tan, J.W. Kim, J.Q. Yan, J.C. Lang, D. Haskel, R.J. McQueeney, and A.I. Goldman, Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 217201 (2008).
  9. “Surface effects on the orbital order in the singlayered manganite La3Sr1.5MnO4”,
    Y. Wakabayash, M.H. Upton, S. Grenier, J.P. Hill, C.S. Nelson, J.W. Kim, P.J. Ryan, A.I. Goldman, H. Zheng, and J.F. Mitchell, Nature Mat. 6,972 (2007).
  10. “Incommessurate charge order phase in Fe2OBO3 due to geometrical frustration”,
    M. Angst, R.P. Hermann, W. Schweika, J.W. Kim, P. Khalifah, H.J. Xiang, M.-H. Whangbo, D.-H. Kim, B.C. Sales, and D. Mandrus,Phys. Rev. Lett. 99, 256402 (2007).

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