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Director

Prof. Kyoungdoug Min

Seoul National University, Korea

Education
Mar. 1982 – Feb. 1986: B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University
Mar. 1986 – Feb. 1988: M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University
Sep. 1989 – Feb. 1994: Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Training
Aug. 1988. – Feb. 1989. ; Military Service for Korean Army, Second Lieutenant
Professional Experience
Mar. 1989 – May. 1989; Korea Institute of Science and Technology – Researcher
Dec. 1989 – Dec. 1993; Sloan Automotive Laboratory, MIT – Research Assistant
Mar. 1994 – Mar. 1995; Sloan Automotive Laboratory, MIT – Post-doctorate
Apr. 1995 – Jan. 1997; Daimler-Benz, Germany – Research Engineer
Mar. 1997 – Feb. 2001; Seoul National University – Assistant Professor
Mar. 2001 – Mar. 2007; Seoul National University – Associate Professor
Feb. 2005 – Jan. 2006; NFCRC, Univ. of California, Irvine – Visiting Professor (Sabbatical leave)
Apr. 2007 – Present; Seoul National University – Professor
Feb. 2012 – Jan. 2013; University of Michigan – Visiting Professor (Sabbatical leave)
Aug. 2014 – Jul. 2018; Advanced Automotive Research Center (AARC), SNU – Director
Mar. 2016 – Aug. 2016; Technical Advisor, Hyundai Motor Company (Sabbatical leave)
Sep. 2018 – Present; Institute of Advance Machines and Design (IAMD), SNU – Director

Fields of Research and Interests

  • Combustion in Internal Combustion Engine
        *SI Engine: GDI spray and combustion, HCCI, Dual-fuel combustion
        *CI Engine: HSDI engine combustion, PCCI/LTC/Dual-fuel combustion
  • Laser diagnostics and instrumentation
  • Fuel Spray and Atomization
  • Advanced Engines; Hybrid Engines                                                 
  • PEM Fuel Cell; Gas Diffusion Layer Technology                                
  • Policy for Automotive Industry
Honors and Awards
  • Award for Outstanding Presentation, ILASS-Japan President of Hajime Fujimoto, 2000
  • Award for the Best Technology from UNITEF, 2002, 2004
  • The Best Teaching Award, College of Engineering in SNU, 2002.4, 2007.7, 2009.3
  • The Best Paper of Conference from KSME, 2005, 2007
  • The Best Paper of Conference from KSNRE, 2005, 2007
  • The Best Paper of Conference from KSAE, 2007
  • Award for Distinguished Scientist from KSAE, 2008
  • Award for Distinguished Research, College of Engineering, 2011
  • Award for Distinguished Research from HMC, 2012
  • Award for the Best Lecturer of Advanced Technology Education from Hyundai-NGV, 2015
  • Outstanding Service Award, KSME, 2016
  • Certificate of Appreciation, FISITA World Automotive Congress, 2016
  • Fellow of Society of Automotive Engineers, SAE, 2018

Professional Activities

Multinational International Organization

  • Co-Chair, IEA (International Energy Agency) IA (Implementing Agreement) Energy
  • Conservation and Emission Reductions in Combustion (2011. 8)

Academic Conference Services

  • Congress Board Member, FISITA World Automotive Congress (2015-present)
  • Chairman, Scientific and Technical Committee, FISITA (2014-2016
  • Member, Scientific and Technical Committee, SIA France (2015-present)
  • Vice President, Korean Society of Automotive Engineers (2017-present)
  • Vice President, The Korean Hydrogen&New Energy Society (2019-present)
  • Vice President of Engine Session, Korean Society of Automotive Engineers (2012)
  • Director, Korean Society of Automotive Engineers (2006-07, 2010-11, 2014-15)

Editorial Services

  • International Journal of Automotive Technology, Editor (2009-present)
  • Journal of Mechanical Sciences and Technology, Associate Editor (2007-2016)

Industrial Services

  • Technical advisor, Hyundai Motor Company (2016)
  • Technical advisor, Hyundai-Kefico and Hyundai Autron (2013)
  • Member, Automotive Technology Research Committee, Korea LPG Association (2010-2011)
  • Advisor, Technical Committee of Hydrogen Fuel-cell Vehicle, Hyundai Motor Company (2005-2006)

Membership in Professional Societies

  • SAE (Society of Automotive Engineers)
  • ASME (American Society of Mechanical Engineers)
  • Combustion Institute (Korean/International)
  • NAEK (National Academy of Engineering of Korea)
  • KSAE (Korean Society of Automotive Engineers)
  • KSME (Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers)
  • KSNRE (Korean Society of New and Renewable Energy)

Other Professional Activities

  • Co-chair, 2013 SAE Powertrain, Fuel & Lubricants Conference in Seoul, 2013
  • Chair, AARC Future Engine Symposium, Seoul, Dec. 2018
  • Chair, AARC Future Engine Symposium, Seoul, Nov. 2017
  • Chair, AARC Future Engine Symposium, Seoul, Dec. 2016
  • Chair, AARC Future Engine Symposium, Seoul, Nov. 2015

Principal Achievements in Publications

  • 110 Papers in International Journals
  • 123 Papers in the International Conference Proceedings
  • 57 Papers in Domestic Journals (in Korean),
  • 266 Presentations in Domestic Conference (mostly in Korean Proceedings)
  • 69 Invited Lectures and Seminars
  • 14 Articles in Academic Magazines
  • 29 Patent (International) registered (11) / applied (18)
  • 16 Patent (Domestic) registered (12) /applied (4)

Teaching Activities

Courses Taught

  • Internal Combustion Engine (BS course)
  • Automotive Engineering (BS course)
  • Engineering Mathematics (BS course)
  • Thermodynamics (BS course)
  • Heat Transfer (BS course)
  • Combustion (BS course)
  • Mechanical System Design (BS course)
  • Advanced International Combustion Engine (MS/PhD courses)
  • Applied Thermal Engineering (MS/PhD courses)

Other Teaching Activities

  • Advanced Technical Lecture (Internal Combustion Engine, Automotive Engineering,Combustion) at Hyundai NGV, Korea (2008-present)
  • Future Automotive Technology on K-MOOC (Korean Massive Open Online Course)

PhD Committee Chairmanships (35 PhDs)

MSc Committee Chairmanships (56 MScs)

Services

University Services

  • Director, Advanced Institute of Convergence Technology, SNU (2006-2009)
  • EPM Committee Member, College of Engineering, SNU (2016-present)
  • Head of Dept. Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University (2009-2011)
  • Advisor, Student Activities of Baja (2013-present)

Public Services

  • Member, National Expert Committee of Technology and Standards, Ministry of
  • Commerce Industry and Energy (2001)
  • Member, Vision IV part for National Technology Roadmap (NTRM), Ministry of Science and Technology (2002.8)
  • Member, Planning group of Department of 10 Best Next Generation Growth Engine
  • Work on Future Vehicle, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2003.9-2004.2)
  • Member, National Technology Roadmap (NTRM) of Next Generation Vehicle, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2002.9-2002.12)
  • Expert advisory panel, Investigation on Effluent Quality Standard of Vehicle Exhaust Gas Emission, Ministry of Environment (2002.2-present)
  • Chairman, Department of Element Technology for Next Generation Vehicle of Component Material Technology Roadmap, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2003.1-2003.8)
  • Chairman, Department of Future Vehicle HFCV, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (2006.9-present)
  • Member, T/F Team of Effect of Vehicle Emission on Atmosphere, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2003.3-2005)
  • Academic advisor, Idea Commercialization, Korea Industry Technology Foundation (2002.9-2003.4)
  • Chairman, Technology Committee of Industrial Original Technology, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2007.5-2009.5)
  • Member, Expert Committee of National Science & Technology Commission (2008.5-2010.5)
  • Member, Technology Committee of Industrial Original Technology, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2009.6-present)
  • Member, Green Growth Promotion Committee, Ministry of National Defense (2009.7-present)
  • Member, Roadmap of Industrial Original Technology (2009.7-present)
  • Consultant, Fuel Policy of Transportation Department, Ministry of Environment (2009.10-2011.9)
  • Member, Green Car Strategy Forum, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2010.2-Present)
  • Member, Technology Committee of Department of Original Technology Development Work on Vehicle/Shipbuilding, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2007.10-present)
  • Member, Technology Strategy Committee of Strategic Technology Development Work, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2007.11-2009.8)
  • Expert advisor, National Science & Technology Commission (2008-2009)
  • Member, Review and Evaluation Committee of Malfunction of Vehicle Production, Ministry of Land, Transport and Maritime Affairs (2009-present)
  • Member, Green car strategy, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2010.2)
  • Member, Green Committee of Defense Acquisition Program Administration (2010-present)
  • Member, Component Localization Administration Committee of Defense Acquisition
  • Program Administration (2010-present)
  • Member, Energy Saving Expert Committee of Energy Committee, Ministry of Knowledge Economy (2010.12)
  • Member, Auto Oil Committee, Ministry of Environment (2011.3-2012.3)
  • Member, Advisory Committee of Low-carbon Vehicle Supply Promotion, Ministry of Environment (2012.2-2014.2)
  • Member, Department of Technological Asset Infrastructure of Advisory Committee, Industrialization of Technology of Korea (2014.4-2016.4)
  • Expert committee on Mechanical and Material, the Presidential Advisory on Science and Technology (2019.1-present)

 

 

 

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