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Kim, Chongam

Professor
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
College of Engineering
Seoul National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Phone: 
(+82) 2-880-1915
Fax: 
(+82) 2-887-2662

Research Interests: 

Computational fluid dynamics, Numerical methods for conservation laws & Higher-order methods, Compressible multi-phase flows, Fluid-Structure interaction, Bio-mimetic aerodynamics, Multi-disciplinary flow analysis, Aerodynamic shape optimization and Flow control, IT-based high performance computing and computational SW development

Education: 
  • B.S., Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University, 1988
  • M.S., Dept. of Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University, 1990
  • M.S. & Ph.D.,  School of Mechanical and Aerospace Eng., Princeton University, 1997
Teaching: 
  • M2795.001800 - Aerodynamics
  • M2795.002300 - Compressible Fluid Flow
  • M2795.004400 - Advanced Computational Fluid Dynamics I, II
Background: 
  • 2013 - 2015: Chair, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 2009 - present: Professor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 2004 - 2008: Associate Professor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 2000 - 2004: Assistant Professor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 1998 - 2000: Instructor, Dept. of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University
  • 1997 - 1998: Research Fellow, CTR (Center for Turbulence Research), NASA ARC &  Stanford University, U.S.A.
  • 1991 - 1992: Researcher, KIST Supercomputing Center (KISTI), Korea
Honors and Awards: 
  • 2016 Aerospace Excellent-teaching Award, KSAS
  • 2014 EDISON Achievement Award, National Research Foundation
  • 2012 College of Engineering Best-teaching Award, Seoul National University
  • 2013 HPC Innovation Excellence Award, International Data Corporation
  • 2011 SinYang Scholarly Award, Seoul National University
  • 2010 Best Paper Award, KSCFE
  • 2008 College of Engineering Best-teaching Award, Seoul National University
  • 2008 Aerospace Best Paper Award, Korea Aerospace Industries, LTD
  • 2007 Best Paper Award, KSCFE
  • 2006 High Efficiency Computing Award, KISTI-KSCFE
  • 2003 Excellent Paper of Science and Technology, KOFST
  • 2002 High Efficiency Computing Award, KISTI-KSCFE
Professional Memberships: 
  • Associate Fellow, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA)
  • Board Member, Korean Society for Aeronautical and Space Sciences (KSAS)
  • Board Member, Korean Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (KSIAM)
  • Board Member, Korean Society for Computational Fluids Engineering (KSCFE)
  • Member, Korean Society of Mechanical Engineers (KSME)
  • Member, Korea Institute of Military Science and Technology (KIMST)
  • Vice President, Korean Society for Computational Sciences and Engineering (KSCSE)
Selected Publications: 
  • Junhee Lee, Byunghyun Lee, Minhee Kim, and Chongam Kim, "Active Flow Control on a UCAV Planform Using Synthetic Jets," Int. J. Aeronautical Space Sci. 17 (3) 2016 324-331
  • Minhee Kim, Byunghyun Lee, Junhee Lee, and Chongam Kim, "Experimental and Computational Study on Separation Control Performance of Synthetic Jets with Circular Exit," Int. J. Aeonautical Sci. 17 (3) 2016 296-314
  • Jin Seok Park, and Chongam Kim, "Hierarchical multi-dimensional limiting strategy for correction procedure via reconstruction," J. of Computational Physics 308 (2016) 57-80
  • Wooram Hong and Chongam Kim, "Computational Study on Hysteretic Inlet Buzz Characteristics under Varying Mass Flow Conditions," AIAA J. 52 (7) (2014) 1357-1373
  • Sangho Han and Chongam Kim, "Integrated Fluid-Structure Simulation for Full Burning of a Solid-Propellant Rocket Interior," J. of Propulsion. Power. 30 (4) (2014) 883-900
  • Jin Seok Park and Chongam Kim, "Higher-order Multi-dimensional Limiting Strategy for Discontinuous Galerkin Methods in Compressible Inviscid and Viscous Flows," Computers & Fluids. 96 (2014) 377-396
  • JunSok Yi, Chongam Kim and Byung Joon Lee, "Adjoint-Based Design Optimization of Vortex Generator in an S-shaped Subsonic Inlet," AIAA J. 50 (11) (2012) 2492-2507
  • Hyuck-Joon Namkoung, Wooram Hong, Jung-Min Kim, JunSok Yi and Chongam Kim, "Effects of Angles of Attack and Throttling Conditions on Supersonic Inlet Buzz," Int. J. Aeronautical Space Sci. 13 (3) (2012) 296-306
  • JinWoo Yim, Byung Joon Lee and Chongam Kim, "Exploring multi-stage shape optimization strategy of multi-body geometries using kriging-based model and adjoint method," Computers & Fluids. 68 (2012) 71-87
  • Jin Seok Park and Chongam Kim, "Multi-dimensional limiting process for finite volume methods on unstructured grids," Computers & Fluids. 65 (2012) 8-24
  • Woore Kim, Chongam Kim and Kyoung Jin Jung, "Separation control characteristics of synthetic jets depending on exit configuration," AIAA J. 50 (3) (2012) 559-570
  • Minhee Kim, Sanghoon Kim, Woore Kim, Chongam Kim and Yushin Kim, "Flow control of tiltrotor unmanned-aerial-vehicle airfoils using synthetic jets," J. of Aircraft 48 (3) (2011) 1045-1057
  • Jin-Ho Kim and Chongam Kim, "Computational investigation of three-dimensional unsteady flowfield characteristics around insects' flapping flight," AIAA J. 49 (5) (2011) 953-968
  • Kuen-Bae Lee, Jin-Ho Kim and Chongam Kim, "Aerodynamic effects of structural flexibility in two-dimensional insect flapping flight," J. of Aircraft 48 (3) (2011) 894-909
  • Seok Woo Hong and Chongam Kim, "A new finite volume method on junction coupling and boundary treatment for flow network system analyses," Int. J. Num. Met in Fluids. 65 (6) (2011) 707-742
  • Byung Joon Lee, Meng-Sing Liou and Chongam Kim, "Optimizing a boundary-layer-ingestion offset inlet by discrete adjoint approach," AIAA J. 48 (9) (2010) 2008-2015
  • Jin Seok Park, Sung-Hwan Yoon and Chongam Kim, "Multi-dimensional limiting process for hyperbolic conservation laws on unstructured grids," J. Comput. Phys. 229 (2010) 788-812
  • Jae Wan Ahn and Chongam Kim, "An axisymmetric computational model of generalized hydrodynamic theory for rarefied multi-species gas flows," J. Comput. Phys. 228 (11) (2009) 4088-4117
  • Sang Hoon Kim and Chongam Kim, "Separation control on NACA23012 using synthetic jet," Aerospace S&T. 13 (4-5) (2009) 172-182
  • Seung-Won Ihm and Chongam Kim, "Computations of homogeneous-equilibrium two-phase flows with accurate and efficient shock-stable schemes," AIAA J. 46 (12) (2008) 3012-3037
  • ung-Sang Lee, Jin-Ho Kim and Chongam Kim, "Numerical study on the unsteady-force-generation mechanism of insect flapping motion," AIAA J. 46 (7) (2008) 1835-1848
  • Byung Joon Lee and Chongam Kim, "Aerodynamic redesign using discrete adjoint approach on overset mesh system," J. of Aircraft. 45 (5) (2008) 1643-1653
  • Sung-Hwan Yoon, Chongam Kim and Kyu-Hong Kim, "Multi-dimensional limiting process for three-dimensional flow physics analyses," J. Comput. Phys. 227 (2008) 6001-6043
  • Seong-Mok Moon, Se-Myong Chang and Chongam Kim, "Parametric study on the mixing enhancement of parallel supersonic-subsonic wakes using wall cavities," Num. Heat Transfer A. 54 (4) (2008) 367-389
  • Jeong-Il Lee, Sang-Hoon Han, Chongam Kim and Kyu-Hong Kim, "Analysis of segmented arc-heater flows with high argon concentration," J. of Thermophy. and Heat Transfer. 22 (2) (2008) 187-200
  • Soon-Heum Ko and Chongam Kim, "Separation motion of strap-on boosters with base flow and turbulence effects," J. of Spacecrafts and Rockets. 45 (3) (2008) 485-494