Analysis and design of heat transfer and fluid mechanics encountered in power production and energy conversion systems


    1. Research Interests
      • Design of energy systems ranging from sub-micro to macro scale
      • Engines fuel cells, turbo systems, cooling of electronics devices
      • Developing a novel energy conversion device
      • Numerical/experimental analyses of heat transfer enhancement
      • Fundamental Research on flow control and heat transfer enhancement
      • Production and application of cryogenics and superconductivity
      • Temperature measurement at micro-/nano-scale and flow visualization
    2. Major Equipments
      • Ar-Ion Laser, He-Ne Laser, Temperature and Depth Loggers (RBRduet T.D)
      • Spin Coater, Clean Room, Gas Chromatography
      • ND-YAG Laser, DPSS Laser
      • Black CSR-SR Spectroradiometer
    3. Recent Publications
      • Kim, Nam Il, An Assembled Annular Stepwise Diverging Tube for the Measurement of Laminar Burning Velocity and Quenching Distance, Combustion and Flame (2014)
      • Kim, Nam Il, Flame Structures and Behaviors of Opposed Flow Non-premixed Flames in Meso-scale Channels, Combustion and Flame (2014)
      • Kim, Nam Il, Characteristics of Opposed Flow Partially Premixed Flames in Mesoscale Channels at Low Strain Rates, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute (2015)
      • Kim, Nam Il, Direct Prediction of Laminar Burning Velocity and Quenching Distance of Hydrogen-Air Flames using an Annular Stepwise Diverging Tube (ASDT), Combustion and Flame (2016)
      • Kim, Daegyoum, Unsteady loading of a vertical-axis turbine in the interaction with an upstream deflector, Experiments in Fluids (2014)
      • Kim, Daegyoum, Three-dimensional vortex structure near a corner of a translating plate, Journal of The Korean Society of Visualization (2015)
      • Kim, Sung Jin, Observations of the critical heat flux process during pool boiling of FC-72, Journal of Heat Transfer (2014)
      • Kim, Sung Jin, Operational characteristics of pulsating heat pipes with a dual-diameter tube, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2014)
      • Kim, Sung Jin, Comparison of thermal performance between plate-fin and pin-fin heat sinks in natural convection, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2015)
      • Kim, Sung Jin, Experimental investigation on the thermal performance of a micro pulsating heat pipe with a dual-diameter channel, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2015)
      • Bae, Joongmyeon, Start-up strategy and operational tests of gasoline fuel processor for auxiliary power unit, Intermational Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2015)
      • Bae, Joongmyeon, Ni-Me/Ce0.9Gd0.1O2-x (Me: Rh, Pt and Ru) catalysts for diesel pre-reforming, Intermational Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2015)
      • Bae, Joongmyeon, Development of Metal Supported Solid Oxide Fuel Cell based on Interconnect Coating, ECS Transactions (2015)
      • Bae, Joongmyeon, La0.8Sr0.2Cr0.95Ru0.05O3-x and Sm0.8Ba0.2Cr0.95Ru0.05O3-x as partial oxidation catalysts for diesel, Intermational Journal of Hydrogen Energy (2014)
      • Bae, Joongmyeon, A diesel-driven, metal-based solid oxide fuel cell, Journal of Power Source (2014)
      • Bae, Choongsik, Immaturity of Soot Particles in Exhaust Gas for Low Temperature Diesel Combustion in a Direct Injection Compression Ignition Engine, Fuel (2015)
      • Bae, Choongsik, Spray and combustion of waste cooking oil biodiesel in a compression ignition engine, Int J of Engine Research (2015)
      • Bae, Choongsik, Application of jet propellant-8 to premixed charge ignition combustion in a single-cylinder diesel engine, Int J of Engine Resarch (2015)
      • Bae, Choongsik, Load expansion of naphtha multiple premixed compression ignition (MPCI) and comparison with partially premixed compression ignition (PPCI) and conventional diesel combustion (CDC), Fuel (2014)
      • Bae, Choongsik, Experimental study on the effects of High/Low Pressure EGR proportion in a passenger car diesel engine, Applied Energy (2014)
      • Song, Tae-Ho, Gas permeation characteristics through heat-sealed flanges of vacuum insulation panels, Vacuum (2014)
      • Song, Tae-Ho, Al-foil-bonded enveloping and double enveloping for application to vacuum insulation panels, Eenergy and Buildings (2014)
      • Song, Tae-Ho, Investigation of radiative scattering effect of VIP filler materials using a novel statistical formulation, International Journal of Heat Mass Transfer (2015)
      • Song, Tae-Ho, Pillar-supported core structure for vacuum insulation panel, 12th International Vacuum Insulation Symposium (2015)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Electromagnetic Resonance Modes on a Two-Dimensional Tandem Grating and Its Application for Broadband Absorption in the Visible Spectrum, Optics Express (2016)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Near-Field Thermal Radiation between Doped-Si Plates at Nanoscale Gaps, Physical Review B (2015)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Graphene-Assisted Si-InSb Thermophotovoltaic Device for Low Temperature Applications, Optics Express (2015)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Control of Thermal Radiative Properties using Two-Dimensional Complex Gratings, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2015)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Single Nanowire Resistive Nano-heater for Highly Localized Thermo-Chemical Reactions: Localized Hierarchical Heterojunction Nanowire Growth, Small (2014)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Optical Property of Blended Plasmonic Nanofluid based on Gold Nanorods, Optics Express (2014)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Wavelength-Selective Solar Thermal Absorber with Two-Dimensional Nickel Gratings, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer (2014)
      • Lee, Bong Jae, Note: Simultaneous Determination of Local Temperature and Thickness of Heated Cantilevers using Two-Wavelength Thermoreflectance, Review of Scientific Instruments (2014)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Drop impinging behavior on structured surfaces – A short review, Atomization and Sprays (2014)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Behavior of a water drop impinging on heated porous surfaces, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science (2014)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Quick estimation of frost growth on cold fins through thermal network analysis, International Journal of Refrigeration (2014)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Split of two-phase plug flow with elongated bubbles at a microscale branching T-junction, Chemical Engineering Science (2015)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Vaporization of a cold water drop impinging against hot porous substrates, Proceedings of 26th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena (ISTP-26) (2015)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Dependence of thermal performance of horizontal pulsating heat pipes on operating temperature – An experimental observation, Proceedings of 26th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena (ISTP-26) (2015)
      • Lee, Sang Yong, Construction of a numerical platform for performance prediction of pulsating heat pipes, Proceedings of the KSME 2015 Annual Meeting (2015)
      • Chang, Daejun, Estimation of the design pressure of a prismatic LNG storage vessel, Ocean Engineering (2015)
      • Chang, Daejun, Conceptual design of an offshore LNG bunkering terminal: a case study of Busan Port, J. Marine Sci. Technol. (2015)
      • Chang, Daejun, Evaluation of CO2 liquefaction processes for ship-based carbon capture and storage (CCS) in terms of life cycle cost (LCC) considering availability, Int. J. Greenhouse Gas Control (2015)
      • Chang, Daejun, Risk-based determination of design pressure of LNG fuel storage tanks based on dynamic process simulation combined with Monte Carlo method, Rel. Eng. System Safety (2014)
      • Jeong, Sangkwon, AMR (Active Magnetic Regenerative) refrigeration for low temperature, Cryogenics (2014)
      • Jeong, Sangkwon, Development of a closed-loop J-T cryoablation device with a long cooling area and multiple expansion parts, Medical Engineering Physics (2014)
      • Jeong, Sangkwon, Design method of the layered active magnetic regenerator (AMR) for hydrogen liquefaction by numerical simulation, Cryogenics (2015)
      • Jeong, Sangkwon, Tandem-type pulse tube refrigerator without reservoir, Cryogenics (2015)
      • Choi, Sangmin, Performance prediction of a circulating fluidized bed boiler by heat exchangers block simulation at varying load conditions, Journal of Power and Energy (2014)
      • Choi, Sangmin, Performance prediction of a large-scale circulating fluidized bed boiler by heat exchangers block simulation, Journal of Power and Energy (2015)
      • Choi, Sangmin, Effect of CO2 Gasification Reaction on Char Particle Combustion in Oxy-fuel Conditions, Fuel (2014)
      • Choi, Sangmin, An observation of combustion behavior of a single coal particle entrained into hot gas flow, Combustion and Flame (2015)
    4. Faculty
      Professor Research Area Laboratory
      Kim, Nam Il Flame Structure and Theory
      Combustion Diagnosis and Modeling
      Combustion New Technology
      Combustion Lab.
      Kim, Dae Gyoum Biological flows
      Nature-inspired design
      Energy harvesting
      Fluid-structure interaction
      Vortex dynamics
      Unsteady aerodynamics and hydrodynamics
      Applied Fluid Mechanics Lab.
      Kim, Sung Jin Cooling Technology for Electronic Packages
      Optimum Design of Heat Exchangers, Heat Pipes, and Heat Sinks
      Convection Heat Transfer in Porous Media
      Applied Heat Transfer Lab.
      Bae, Joongmyeon Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)
      Fuel Processing
      SOFC System Numerical Analysis
      New Energy Conversion System Lab.
      Bae, Choongsik Combustion in Engines
      Laser Diagnostics and Instrumentation
      Thermofluid Experiment
      Engine Lab.
      Song, Tae-Ho Heat and Mass Transfer
      Radiative Heat Transfer
      Vacuum Insulation
      Heat Transfer Lab.
      Lee, Bong Jae Near-Field Thermal Radiation for Thermophotovoltaic Energy Conversion
      Electric/Magnetic Metamaterials for Solar Energy Harvesting
      Radiation Thermometry at Extreme Conditions
      Thermal Radiation Lab.
      Lee, Sang Yong Two-phase Flow and Heat Transfer
      Liquid Spray and Atomization
      Multiphase Flow Lab.
      Chang, Daejun Prismatic Pressure Vessel
      LNG Fuelled Ships
      Ship-based Carbon Capture & Storage
      Offshore Oil and Gas Systems
      Offshore Process Engineering Lab.
      Jeong, Sangkwon Cryogenics
      Cryocooler Design
      Applied Superconductivity System
      Cryogenic Heat Transfer
      Cryogenic Engineering Lab.
      Choi, Sangmin Coal Combustion and Solid Fuels
      Thermal Power Generation Systems: Systems Analysis and Modeling
      Thermal Design of Industrial Plants: Solid Processing and Process Metallurgy
      Thermal Engineering Lab.