Sookyoung Kim and Muhammad Umar have been awarded the best paper awards in the Optical Society of Korea (OSK) Summer Meeting and the Applied Physics Division of the Korean Physical Society (KPS) Spring Meeting. The OSK Summer Meeting was held at BEXCO in Busan (11 - 13 Jul.) and the KPS Spring Meeting was held at DCC in Daejeon (20-22 Apr.). Sookyoung presented her talk, titled "Flexible 3D silk inverse opal." And the title of Muhammad's talk was "Protein adhesion layer for ultra-thin and -smooth gold layer." We are drafting two manuscripts based on their primary works!