Mike H. Whangbo

Mike H. Whangbo

Distinguished Professor of Chemistry
Inorganic and Computational Chemistry

Office: 726 Dabney
Phone: (919) 515-3464

Background

  • B.S., 1968, Seoul National University
  • M.S., 1970, Seoul National University
  • Ph.D., Queen's University, Canada
  • Postdoctoral Fellow, 1975-76, Queen's University, Canada
  • Postdoctoral Associate, 1976-77, Cornell University

Awards

  • Camille and Henry Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar, 1980-85
  • American Chemical Society, NC Distinguished Speaker Award, 2002
  • Docteur Honoris Causa from Université de Nantes, 2006
  • Alexander von Humboldt Senior Scientist Award (1995)
  • Ho-Am Prize for Basic Science (1999)
  • Alumni Association Outstanding Research Award (1999 - 2000)