Skills & Qualifications
Number of publications: 140 peer-reviewed SCI papers, 160 proceeding papers
Patents: 16 patents (3 PCT international, 13 Korean)
Involved in the following technical courses:
Physical chemistry of slags, Clean steel technology, Electric arc furnace process, Secondary refining, Stainless steelmaking, etc.
Companies involved in previous training and consulting work:
POSCO, HYUNDAI STEEL, DONGKUK STEEL, DONGBU STEEL, SEAH BESTEEL, DOOSAN HEAVY INDUSTRY, BAOSTEEL (China), TATA STEEL (Netherlands), SABIC (Saudi Arabia), MEFOS (Sweden), etc.
Multiple awards, including:
- Iron & Steel Technology Award (POSCO, 2005)
- Best Patent Award (POSCO, 2006)
- Best Research Professor Award (University of Ulsan, 2011)
- Best Young Scientist Award (Korea Institute of Metals & Materials, 2012)
- Marcus A Grossmann Award (TMS/ASM, 2014)
- Best Young Scholar Award (Hanyang University, 2016)
- Sawamura Award (ISIJ, 2017)
- Reviewer Award (Am. Ceram. Soc., 2017)