Contact Info
  • Sangdoo Ahn (안상두)
  • Tel : +82-2-820-5230
  • E-mail : sangdoo@cau.ac.kr
  • Homepage : http://nmr.cau.ac.kr
Education
1982.03. - 1986.02. B.S. in Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea 
1990.03. - 1995.08. Ph.D. in Chemistry, Seoul National University, Korea
Experience

1996.01. - 1999.06. Research Associate, Department of Chemistry, Princeton University, USA 

1999.07. - 1999.12. Research Staff, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical School, USA 
1999.12. - 2004.02. Leader of NMR and Polymer Analysis Teams, LG Chem/Research Park, Korea 
2004.03. – present Professor, Department of Chemistry, Chung-Ang University, Korea
Research Interests
Intermolecular Multiple Quantum Coherences – Spectroscopy 
- Developing and expanding a density matrix theory and the classical modified Bloch equation approach for intermolecular multiple quantum coherences in solution NMR spectroscopy 
Intermolecular Multiple Quantum Coherences - Imaging 
- Developing and applying an MR imaging contrast enhancement technique based on intermolecular multiple quantum coherences 
Structural and Dynamic Analysis 
- Structural analysis and property characterization of various organic molecules, polymers, natural products, and fine chemicals by NMR techniques 
 Diffusion NMR 
- Exploring theoretical aspects of diffusion-ordered NMR spectroscopy (DOSY)
Selected Publications
- MR imaging contrast enhancement based on intermolecular zero quantum coherences, Science, 281, 247-251 (1998) 
- The Boundary between Liquidlike and Solidlike Behavior in Magnetic Resonance, Journal of Chemical Physics, 108, 1313-1325 (1998) 
- Intermolecular zero-quantum coherences of multi-component spin systems in solution NMR, Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 133, 266-272 (1998) 
- High-resolution,> 1 GHz NMR in unstable magnetic fields, Physical Review Letters, 85, 3732-3735 (2000) 
- Resurrection of crushed magnetization and chaotic dynamics in solution NMR spectroscopy, Science, 290, 118-121 (2000)
- Magnetic resonance microscopic imaging based on high-order intermolecular multiple-quantum coherences, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, 25, 626-633 (2007) 
- Detection of iron-labeled single cells by MR imaging based on intermolecular double quantum coherences at 14 T, Journal of Magnetic Resonance, 217, 86-91 (2012)