1. BoHung Kim, Ph.D., MNTF Lab P.I.


Micro- and Nano-scale Thermal Fluid Lab. (MNTF Lab)

click to enlarge image    
BoHung KimSeptember, 2018


BoHung Kim, Ph. D. (김보흥, a.k.a.'MSMK')

Associate Professor 
School of Mechanical Engineering
University of Ulsan, 울산대학교
Republic of Korea (South Korea)
Phone: (+82) 52-259-2705




ACADEMIC EXPERIENCES

Associate Professor University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea, Oct/2017~Current
Department: School of Mechanical Engineering

Visiting Research Associate Professor Southern Methodist University with Ali Beskok, DallasTexas, USA, Aug/2017~
Jul/2018
Department: Mechanical Engineering

Assistant Professor University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea, Sep/2011~Sep/2017
Department: School of Mechanical Engineering

Research Assistant Professor Krasnow Institute for Advanced Study, with Avrama Blackwell, Fairfax, Virginia, USA, Jan/2010~Aug/2011

Ph.D. Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA, Aug/2006~May/2009 
Major: Mechanical Engineering (Academic Advisor: Ali Beskok, Tahir Cagin)
Post-Doctoral Old Dominion University, Bio-Micro Fluidics Laboratory with (PI) Ali Beskok, Norfolk, Virginia, USA, Mar/2009~Dec/2009

M.S. Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, USA, Aug/2004~Jun/2006 
Major: Mechanical Engineering (Academic Advisor: Ali Beskok)

B.S. Yonsei University, Seoul, South Korea, Mar/1995~Feb/2002  
(ROKA Military service 1997~1999, 대한민국 육군 병장 만기제대)
Major: Mechanical Engineering


ACADEMIC ACTIVITY
2016, ASME - ICNMM Conference (Washington DC,July 10-14) Track Co-Organizer and Session Chair (Area : Modeling and Simulation II, Single Phase Liquid Flows) LINK: https://www.asme.org/events/htfeicnmm

2017, ASME - ICNMM Conference (Cambridge, MA,August 27-30) Session Co-Chair (Area :Single Phase Liquid Flows) LINK: https://www.asme.org/events/icnmm

2020, 32nd Int'l Symp. on Rarefied Gas Dynamics (Seoul, South Korea, July 13th-17th) Local Advisory Committee, LINK: http://www.rgd32.org/committees.asp


RESEARCH INTERESTS   
- Molecular Dynamics & Nanoscale Solid/Gas/Liquid Flow and Heat Transfer: Atomic, molecular and multi-scale modeling for bio- & nano-technology applications; micro- and nano-scale thermal fluidic transport; rarefied gas dynamics; gas Transport in the transition and free molecular flow regimes; nano- & bio-particle and colloidal manipulations using microfluidics; electrokinetic transport.
- Numerical Methods: Molecular dynamics; direct simulation Monte Carlo method for rarefied gas flows; finite element and spectral element methods; lattice Boltzmann method; Stochastic reaction diffusion.
- Molecular Neuroscience : Synaptic plasticity; intra-cellular signaling pathways; signaling through G-protein coupled receptors; learning and memory, stochastic reaction diffusion. long term potentation, long term depression.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCES

Assistant Engineer (SAMSUNG SDS, as a full time employee)
Feb/02~Jun/04 (2yr4m), Business Solution Development Team, Development of database user interface using c++ (Active-X module)

Internship (SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS)
Jun/08~Aug/08 (2m) SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS, Device Group, 2008 Global Internship, Crystallization of a-silicon under UV exposure: applications for OLED TV panels 

Research Associate (OLD DOMINION UNIVERSITY)
Jun/07~ Feb/09 (1yr8m) Aerospace Engineering Dept., Molecular dynamics for liquid and gas flow

Research Assistant (TEXAS A&M UNIVERSITY)
Jan/07~ May/07 (5m) Chemical Engineering Dept., Development of 3D MD code for liquid flow
Jun/06~ Dec/06 (7m) Mechanical Engineering Dept., Development of graphical user interface for SEM
Jan/05~ Aug/05 (8m) Turbomachinery Laboraty, Numerical analysis of air-foil bearing using FEM


TEACHING EXPERIENCES IN USA
Texas A&M University: T.A. (1term, Spring 2006) - MEEN410-INTERNAL COMB ENGINES, MEEN 441 - DESN MECH COMP & SYSTM
Old Dominion University: Invited Lectures (Apr.14/08, Dec.2/08) - Molecular Dynamics and Statistical Mechanics in Nano-scale Fluid Flow

CERTIFICATION
Sun Certified Programmer for JAVA2 Platform (SCJP), Sep/01, 91/100

HONORS, AWARDS & NEWS ARTICLES 
*NRF Korea press release about Scientific Report  (http://www.nature.com/articles/srep33881)
- [연합뉴스]미세한 유체에서 흐르는 양 예측하는 기술 개발
- [아시아경제] [과학을 읽다]분자수준 유체 흐름 예측모델 나온다
- [뉴스1]초미세유체의 수송현상 예측 모델 개발… 세계 최초
- search more for "김보흥" at www.naver.com, and click for news!

*University of Ulsan press release
- [문화일보] 울산大, 세계적 연구성과 속속 발표 2016.12.30. 
- [울산신문] 울산대, 잇딴 신기술 개발로 세계적 주목 '2016 연구력 국내 5위' 2017.01.02.
- [울산종합일보]울산대-현대重, 4차산업혁명 대비 인재양성 협약 체결 2019.01.14 

* TV News 8pm (UBC, MBC), Air on 2017.06.27 
click to enlarge image
click to enlarge image


- NSF funding at ODU