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Electrochemical Engineering Lab Principal Investigator

 

Sun Ung Kim, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
Washington State University Vancouver
School of Engineering and Computer Science
14204 NE Salmon Creek Ave, Vancouver, WA 98686
Office (360)546-9184
Email: sunung.kim@wsu.edu

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

  • Assistant Professor, Washington State University, Vancouver, WA, 2018~current
  • Research Engineer, Robert Bosch Research and Technology Center, Palo Alto, CA, 2015~2018
  • Postdoc, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA, 2013~2015

EDUCATION

  • Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA, 2013
  • M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2008
  • B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 2006

RESEARCH AREA & INTERESTS

  • Heat and mass transport phenomena in energy storage systems
  • Electrochemical modeling and analysis of batteries, fuel cells and sensors
  • Thermo-electrochemical modeling
  • Beyond-lithium ion battery systems
  • Second-life of rechargeable batteries