Name Chul-Ho Kim
Position professor
Tel +82 2 970-6347 or +82 10 5219-6304
E-mail hokim@seoultech.ac.kr
Biography
• Ph.D. The University of New South Wales, School of Mechanical & Manufacturing Engineering (1995.7)
• MSc. Inha University, Department of Aeronautical Engineering (1982.2)
• B.E. Inha University, Department of Aeronautical Engineering (1980.2)
Careers
• 1983.01.~1986.07. Lecturer, Dept. of Mechanical Engr., Korea 3rd Military Academy
• 1987.07.~1996.02. Senior Research Engineer, Center for Home Appliance, LG Electronic Research Center
• 2000.10. Professional Engineer(Thermal & Fluid Engineering, ASCO 2126-11), Institute of Engineers, Australia
• 2000.12.~2002.02. Honorary Visiting Professor, The University of New South Wales
• 2009.01.~2010.02. Honorary Visiting Fellow, AMME, The University of Sydney
• 2007.6.~present Head, Research Center of Electric Vehicle
Research Areas
(a) Electric Vehicle Power Train System Design

Optimum design of the power train system which consists of electric motors and power transmission of a pure Electric Vehicle

(b) Aerodynamic Design Problem of Immersed Bodies

Development of the Induced Drag Reduction Device (IDRD) of a long-distance express bus and heavy-duty tractor trailer for fuel savings and reduction of green-house gas (CO2)

(c) Renewable Wind Energy Recovery System Design

Preliminary Aerodynamic Design of Radial-type Wind Turbine with an Inlet Guide Vane

(d) Fresh Water Production from Sea Water

With the theoretical concept of physics about the condensation of water droplets in air with the temperature difference between air and water droplets, the feasibility study of the mass production of fresh water from the humid and hot air is very important topic to do research

(e) Heat Exchanger Design Problem

Computer Modeling of Heat and Mass Transfer around a HEX fin. Tube Array Problem, Compact and High Efficiency HEX Design, Modeling of Icing and Defrosting at an Evaporator.

(f) Computational Fluid Dynamics with Two-Phase Flow Problem

Fuel Injection Modeling in an I.C. Engine, Fuel Film Formation on a Duct System, Fuel Evaporation Modeling in an Injection System. Fuel Particle Tracking Modeling, Three-Dimensional Convection and Solidification.
Teaching
Undergraduate Course:

2nd Year
- Fluid Mechanics

3rd Year
- Internal Combustion Engine
- IC Engine Design

4th Year
- Automotive Aerodynamic Design
- Capstone Design(1)
- Capstone Design(2)

Postgraduate Course:

- Viscous Fluid Mechanics
- Computational Fluid Mechanics
- Advanced IC Engine Design
- Advanced Automotive Aerodynamics
Journal Papers
- A Numerical Study on the Design of Air Cooled Battery Thermal Management System for Eco-Friendly Vehicles, International Journal of Automotive Technology, vol.23 No.3, 2022
- Numerical Study on Aerodynamic Characteristics of Heavy-duty Vehicles Platooning for Energy savings and CO2 reduction, energies-1740257, 2022
- Effect of Nozzle Port Shape of Fuel Injector of Micro Gas Turbine Engine Combustor on Mixture Gas Formation for Combustion, fluids-1710032, vol.7 No.5, 2022
- A NUMERICAL STUDY ON AERODYNAMIC DRIVING CHARACTERISTICS BETWEEN TWO VEHICLES MOVING IN OPPOSITE DIRECTION IN HIGH-SPEED, Journal of Computational Fluids Engineering, vol.26 No.3 pp.11~17, 2021
Conference Papers
- 수우오1)·쑨리롱1) ·양선1) ·쑨휘1) ·공위거2)·김철호3) *, Numerical study on the effect of the surface boundary layer control on the variation of aerodynamic noise of an automobile side mirror, 추계학술대회 논문집, 여수엑스포 컨벤션센터, 2021
- Su Yuao*, Sun Lilong, Sun Hui, Yang Sen, 김철호, A Numerical Study on Aerodynamic Noise of Automobile Rear-view Side-mirror with Biotechnology Principles: Owl’s Wing Feather, 2021년도 춘계학술대회 논문집, 온라인 학술대회, 2021
- Nan Xun*, Wang Zhoudi, Luan Hao, 김철호, Research on the development of variable informers for rolling control of F1 formula vehicles, 한국전산유체공학회 2021년도 춘계학술대회 논문집, 온라인 발표, 2021
Books
Chul-Ho Kim, Fundamentals of Automotive Aerodynamic Design,1st Edition, Seoul National Univ. of Science & Technology, 2012.02.
Patents
  특허명칭   출원/등록번호  연도
1  상용차량의 공기저항저감을 위한 루프훼어링 장치   PAT20-0000167  2003
2  자동개폐식 쓰레기통    10-2006-269  2005
3  공기저항저감장치를 구비한 상용차량   10-2007-105761  2007
4  상분리기   10-2008-24126  2008
5  상하이동이 가능한 전동식 자동볼라드   10-2009- 43325  2009
6  유도관을 이용한 풍력발전 시스템   10-2009- 58520  2009
7  쓰레기 수거를 위한 신호를 자동으로 송신하는 쓰레기통   10-2009-76881  2009
8  공기저항 감소를 위한 개선된 구조를 가지는 버스   10-2009-80935  2009
9  풍력터빈을 이용한 담수 생산 장치   10-2010-0117606  2010
10  혈압조절장치   10-2010-0117605  2010
11  과공기압 제어밸브가 구비된 타이어용 니플   10-2012-0078019  2012
12  중고 상용차의 거래 시스템 및 방법   10-2012-1189604  2012
Projects
Research Project since 2000

1 2중 흡입구 사류휀의 성능예측을 위한 수치해석 연구  1999 - 2002 에너지기술연구원  위탁연구팀장
2 제트훈련기용 속도측정 Pitot-Static Tube성능해석  2000-2001 Space Technology  Pjt. Leader
3 프란시스수차 임펠러의 최적설계를 위한 수치해석 연구  2002-2005 에너지관리공단  위탁연구팀장
4 저항형-초전도 한류기(26MWA급)의 단락사고에 의한 비정상상태의 Hot-Spot온도 변화예측을 위한 해석 알고리즘 개발  2004-2007  과기부(New Frontier)  위탁연구원
5 프란시스 수차의 실증연구   2005~2007  에너지기술연구원  위탁연구팀장
6 도시형 소형 풍력발전 시스템 개발   2007~2008  산업자원부  연구책임자
7 마이크로 버블발생용 소형 공기압축기 개발 2008   ㈜로보터스  개발책임자
8 전동식 자동볼라드 개발연구   2008-2009 ㈜한도안전  연구책임자
9 전기자동차용 CO2 냉난방용 히트펌프 시스템 개발연구 2009-2011  지식경제부  위탁연구책임자
10 수직 공간의 압력차를 이용한 풍력발전시스템 개발연구  2009-2011  지식경제부  공동책임자
11 타워를 이용한 수직풍력발전시스템 개발   2011-2012  ㈜JK Eng   책임연구원
12 200k급 열병합용 MGT엔진 개발연구   2011-2015  지식경제부  참여연구원
13 2kW급 저가형 MGT엔진 개발   2012-2013  ㈜포스코   책임연구원
14 100kW급 수직 횡류형 풍력발전시스템 개발   2012-2015  국토해양부  공동책임자
15 10kW급 수직형 풍력터빈 성능평가   2012-2013  ㈜럭키금속  위탁연구
Miscellaneous
1. Korea Society of Automotive Engineers, Member, 1991.3. ~ present
2. Korea Society of Mechanical Engineers, Member, 1996.3. ~ present
3. American Institute of Aeronautics and AIAA), Member, 1985 ~ present
4. Society of Airconditioning and Refrigerating Engineers of Korea, Member, 1988 ~ present
5. Korea Society of Computational Fluid Dynamics, Member, 2008 ~ present