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TRUONG Q. VO, Ph.D.

Scientific Researcher

Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany

E-mail: truong.vo@mv.uni-kl.de

Education

  • 09/2013 - 08/2017: PhD

University of Ulsan, Ulsan, South Korea

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Dissertation: Validity of Continuum Hypothesis on Thermal and Fluidic Transport in Nanochannels

Advior: Dr. BoHung Kim

  • 09/2007 - 05/2012: BS

University of Technology and Education, Sai Gon, Vietnam

Major: Mechanical Engineering

Professional Appointments

  • 10/2017 - Present: Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany

Scientific Researcher at Laboratory of Engineering Thermodynamics (LTD) with PI Dr. Hans Hasse

Research Interests

  • Micro/nano fluidics
  • Heat transfer
  • Interfacial transport phenomena
  • Melting and crystallization
  • Nanotribology
  • Molecular dynamics simulations

Awards/Scholarship

  • "Best Poster Award" granted by the Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers (KSME) in the KSME Conference – Ulsan branch, UNIST (2017).
  • "Best Presentation Award" granted by the Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers (KSME) in the KSME Conference – Ulsan branch (2016).
  • "Academic Award", granted by the University of Ulsan to perform graduate studies (2013-2017).
  • "The Sunflower Mission Engineering and Technology for academic achievement, leadership excellent and community service" (2009).
  • "The Sunflower Mission Engineering and Technology for academic achievement, leadership excellent and community service" (2008).
  • "Intel Vietnam Engineering Scholarship for outstanding academic performance and dedication” (2008).
  • "Academic Award", granted by the University of Technology and Education to the student with the highest GPA in mechanical engineering programs, (2007-2008).