jongrae kim

Mailing Address: Dr. Jongrae Kim, School of Mechanical Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK

Email: <menjkim@leeds.ac.uk> or <myjr52@gmail.com>

Telephone: +44 (0)113 34 32159 (off-campus); 32159 (on-campus)

Experience

  • Associate Professor, Aerospace Systems Engineering, Institute of Design, Robotics & Optimisation, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK, Since September 2014
  • Lecturer (Assistant Professor), Biomedical Engineering/Aerospace Sciences, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK, October 2007 - August 2014
  • Research Associate, Department of Engineering, University of Leicester, Leicester, UK, January 2004 - September 2007
  • Post-Doctoral Fellow, Dept. of Elec. & Comp. Engr., Univ. of California, Santa Barbara, CA, USA, August 2002 - December 2003
  • Aircraft Maintenance Officer, Republic Of Korea Air Force, Korea, August 1991 - July 1994

Education

  • PhD, Dept. of Aerospace Engr., Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA, August 2002
  • MEng, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Inha University, Incheon, Korea, August 1996
  • BEng, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Inha University, Incheon, Korea, February 1991

Visiting

  • Industrial Secondment, Clyde Space Ltd., Glasgow, UK, July - December 2012, funded by the Royal Academy of Engineering
  • Visiting Scholar, Laboratory of Systems & Control, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing, China, 2012 and 2011
  • Regular Visiting Scholar, Laboratory of Systems Biology & Bio-Inspired Engineering, KAIST, Daejon, Korea, Since 2008
  • Visiting Researcher, Systems Biology Lab, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, July - October 2006

Research interests

  • Dynamic modelling & system identification
  • Robust & optimal control design
  • Robustness analysis
  • Optimal mission planning
  • Optimal estimation
  • Optimisation
  • Systems biology
  • Synthetic biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Parallel computing using GPU (Graphical Processing Units)

Professional memberships

  • IEEE Senior Member


Note that the calendar might not include the full information. To arrange a meeting with Dr Jongrae Kim, send an email to <menjkim@leeds.ac.uk>.