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
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
Journal Papers published (since 1990)

1. C.H. KIM, "Development of an Small Size Axial-Flow Fan Design Software", Journal of Society of Air-Conditioning and Refrigerating Engineers of Korea, 1988.

2. C.H. Kim, P.Y.P.Chen, M.Behnia and B.E.Milton, "Computation of the Flow Field around a Butterfly Valve", Journal of Korean Society of Automotive Engineers, KSAE923702, 1992.

3. C.H. Kim, B.E.Milton and M.Behnia, "Numerical Experiment for Compressible Effects around a Butterfly Valve", Journal of Korean Society of Automotive Engineers, KSAE933716, 1993.

4. C.H. Kim, "Modeling of Mixed Gas Generation Processes in a Fuel Injection System of an S.I. Engine", Ph.D. Thesis, The University of New South Wales, 1995.

5. C.H. Kim, "A Numerical Study on the Effect of the Injected Liquid Droplets into the Induced Airflow Field in a Fuel Injection System", Bulletin of the Institute for Aviation Management Research, Vol.12, 1995.

6. C.H. Kim, "Computation of Air and Liquid Droplet Flow in a Fuel Injection System of an S.I. Engine", Journal of KSME, KSME95TF22, 1995.

7. C.H. Kim, "A Numerical Study on the Airflow Phenomena in an Elbow Duct at the Exit of a Sirocco Fan", Research Journal of SNPU, Vol.44, 1996.

8. C.H. Kim, "A Numerical Study of the Mixed Gas Generation Process in a Fuel Injection of an S.I. Engine(I); Non-Evaporation Modeling", Research Journal of SNPU, Vol.44, 1996.

9. C.H. Kim, "A Study on the Effect of Fin Configuration on the Performance of a Compact Heat Exchanger", Journal of Postgraduate School of SNPU, Vol.4, 1997.

10. C.H. Kim, "Effects of Fin Configuration on the Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of Fin and Tube Heat Exchangers", Journal of Postgraduate School of SNPU, Vol.5, 1997.

11. C.H. Kim, "Effect of Boundary Layer Generated on the Fin Surface of a Compact Heat Exchanger on the Heat Transfer and Pressure drop characteristics", Journal of Computational Fluids Engineering, Vol.3, 1998.

12. C.H. Kim, D.G. Yun and C.M. Lee, "A Numerical Study on the Aerodynamic Effects of a Rear-Side Spoiler on the Driving Stability of a Passenger Car", Journal of SNUT, Vol.47, 1998.

13. C.H. Kim, J.Y. Chung and J.B. Park, "A Numerical Study on an Effect of the Fairing System of a Heavy Truck on Reduction of the Drag Force and Fuel Consumption", Journal of SNUT, Vol.47, 1998.

14. C.H. Kim, C.S. Han and J.W. Jun, "Development of Cycle Simulation Software of the Unit Injection System of a Diesel Engine", Journal of SNUT, Vol.48, 1998

15. C.H. Kim, Y.S. Lee, "Development of Numerical Modeling Method for the General Performance Analysis of a Diesel Engine with a Unit Injection System", Journal of Postgraduate School of SNUT, Vol.7, 2000

16. C.H. Kim, J.Y. Cha, “A Numerical Study on the Airflow Characteristics of an Air-Drag Reduction System of a Tractor-Trailer”, Journal of SNUT, Vol.50, 2000

17. C.H. Kim, “Cycle Simulation for the Performance Prediction of a High Pressure Unit-Injection System of a Diesel Engine”, Journal of KSAE, Vol.8, 2001

18. C.H. Kim, J.S. Lee, “An Analytical Study on the Performance Analysis of a Unit-Injector System of a Diesel Engine”, International Journal of KSME, Vol.1, 2003

19. C.H. Kim, “Aerodynamic Effect of Roof-Fairing System on a Heavy-duty Truck”, International Journal of Automotive Engineering, Vol.1, 2005.

20. C.H. Kim, “A Numerical Study on the Effect of Inlet Guide Vane Angle on the Performance of Francis Hydraulic Turbine”, Journal of Korea Society of Marine Engineering, 2005. 12.

21. C.H. Kim, “A Study of Aerodynamic Drag Reduction of Roof-fairing and Deflector on a Heavy-duty Truck”, Journal of Korea Society of Automotive Engineers, 2006.3.

22. C.H. Kim, K.M. Lee and K.W. Ryu, “A Numerical Study on Temperature Increase in the Resistive SFCL Element due to the Quench Condition”, Transactions on Applied Superconductivity, IEEE, Vol. 16, No.2, 2006.6.

23. C.H. Kim, K.S. Chung, “An Effect of Atmospheric Pressure Difference with Altitude on the Induced Airflow in a Vertical Closed Conduit”, Journal of SAREK, 3/2009.

24. C.H. Kim, K.M. Lee, “A Study of the Performance Analysis of a Francis Hydraulic Turbine”, International Journal of Energy Research, 12/2009.

25. C.H. Kim, J.H. Ha, “A Study of the Performance Analysis of a Francis Hydraulic Turbine”, Journal of Korea Society of Marine Engineering Vol.33, 12/2009.

26. C.H. Kim, K.M. Lee, “Analytical Study on the Performance Analysis of Power Train System of an Electric Vehicle”, World Electric Vehicle Journal Vol. 3, 5/2009.

27. C.H. Kim, “Development of Analytical Algorithm for the Performance Analysis of Power Train System of an Electric Vehicles”, Springer Proceedings in Physics 135, Vol. 3, 3/2010.

28. C.H. Kim, K.S. Chung, “A Numerical Study on Solidity Characteristics of the Cross-flow type Power Turbine (CPT)”, Journal of SAREK, Vol.22, No.8, 6/2010.

29. C.H. Kim, K.S. Chung, S.H. Jung, “Development of a Cross-flow Type Vertical Wind Power Generation System for Electric Energy Generation using Convergent-Divergent Duct”, Journal of SAREK, Vol.23, 2011.

30. C.H. Kim, “A STREAMLINED DESIGN OF A HIGH-SPEED COACH FOR FUEL SAVINGS AND REDUCTION OF CARBON DIOXIDE”, Journal of JSAE, pp101-107, 6/2011.

31. 김철호, 정광섭, 정상훈, “축소-확대 유로에 적용한 횡류형 수직 풍력발전시스템의 개발”, Journal of SAREK, Vol.23, 8/2011.

32. 김철호, 정상훈, 서인호, “Effect of Venturi System on Acceleration of Low-speed Water Flow at the Venturi Throat Installed at the Inlet of Hydro Turbine”, Journal of Korea Society of Marine Engineering, 11/2011.

33. 김철호, 정광섭, 조현성, “수직구조물 후방의 와류현상이 구조물에 설치된 벤투리관의 유체가속 효과에 미치는 영향에 관한 해석 연구”, Journal of SAREK, Vol.23, 2/2013.

34. H.S. Cho, C.H. Kim, “A numerical study on the aerodynamic characteristics of a variable geometry throttle valve(VGTV) system controlling air-flow rate”, Journal of KSME, pp378-383, vol.37, 5/2013.

35. Y.K. Yoon, C.H. Kim, “A Numerical Study on the Effect of Down-wash of a Wing-body on Its Aerodynamic Characteristics”, Journal of KSCFD, 9/2013.

36. H.S. Jo, C.H. Kim and K.S. Chung, “An Experimental Study for the Performance Analysis of a Vertical-type Wind Power Generation System with a Cross-flow Wind Turbine”, Journal of KAIS, Vol.15, No. 3, 3/2014.

37. C.H. Kim, W.I. Kim, J.Y. Choi and J.C. Kim, “Analytical Study on the Performance Analysis of a Desalination System by Condensing Method”, Journal of KSME, Vol. 2, No.1, 3/2014.

38. D.K. Kim, C.H. Kim, “ A Numerical Study on the Effect of Vehicle-to-Vehicle Distance on the Aerodynamic Characteristics of a Moving Vehicle”, Journal of KSCFD, 6/2014.
Conference Papers
Conference Papers published (since 1990)

1. C.H. Kim, M. Behnia, P.Y.P. Chen, B.E. Milton, "Effect of Compressibility on Flow Prediction around a Butterfly Valve", the 5th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, pp1238-1241, 1992.

2. C.H. Kim, P.Y.P. Chen, B.E. Milton, M. Behnia, "Effect of Injected Liquid Fuel Droplets on the Airflow Field in a Manifold", the 2nd Asian-Pacific Conference on Computational Mechanics, pp.561-566, 1993.

3. C.H. Kim, P.Y.P. Chen, M. Behina and B.E. Milton, "The Numerical Simulation of Fuel Film Formation in Ducts", the 6th Asian Congress of Fluid Mechanics, 1995.

4. C.H. Kim, B.E. Milton and P.Y.P. Chen, "Comparison of Coupled and De- coupled Flow Calculation in a Fuel Injection System", Proceeding KSAE autumn Conference, Vol.1, pp.9-15, 1995.

5. C.H. Kim and J.Y. Yun, "A Numerical Study on the Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of a Compact Heat Exchanger", 9-ISTP, Singapore,1996.

6. C.H. Kim and J.Y. Yun, "An Evaluation of Heat Transfer Characteristics of the Characterized Fin Types Using Large Scale Model", 9-ISTP, Singapore, 1996.

7. C.H. Kim and J.Y. Yun, "Effects of Slitted Fins on the Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of a Compact Heat Exchanger", Mississipi, 5-ICNGCFD, 1996.

8. C.H. Kim, "A Numerical Study on the Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Characteristics of a Compact Heat Exchanger" Proceedings of 3rd KSME-JSME Joint Thermal Engineering Conference, 1996.

9. C.H. Kim, "A Numerical Study on an effect of the Boundary Layer on the Heat Transfer and Pressure drop characteristics of a Compact Heat Exchanger" Proceedings of 11th IHTC, Vol.6, 1998.

10. C.H. Kim, J.Y. Chung, "A Study on the Development of a Drag-Reduction Device of a Heavy Truck(I)", Proceedings of 1st Korean Energy Saving Workshop, Vol.1, 1998.

11. C.H. Kim, Y.S. Kim, G.D. Eom and H.S. Kim, "A Numerical Study on the Performance Analysis of a GFD of an Absorption Heat Pump System", Proceedings of 1st Workshop of Energy Saving Technology, Vol.1, 1998.

12. C.H. Kim, J.Y. Cha, “A Numerical Study on an Aerodynamic Effect of a Roof-Fairing System of a Heavy-Duty Truck” Proceedings of KSAE Spring Conference, Vol.1, 2002.

13. 김철호, 윤찬배, “대형트럭용 공기저항 저감 장치인 루프 훼어링과 디프렉트의 공기역학적 특성에 관한 연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 춘계학술발표, Vol.2, 2003

14. C.H. Kim, J. S. Lee, “An Analytical Study on the Performance Analysis of a Unit-Injector System of a Diesel Engine”, FISITA 2004, F2004V020, 2004. 5.

15. C.H. Kim, C.H. Lee and W.S. Park, “An Effect of Inlet Guide Vane Angle on the Performance of Francis Hydraulic Turbine”, International Solar Energy Conference, pp385-392, 2004.10.

16. 김철호, 안상규 “전동차 출입문에 에어커튼 설치시 객실온도 변화연구”, 한국철도학회 추계학술대회 논문집, 2004. 10.

17. C.H. Kim, C.H. Lee and W.S. Park “Performance Analysis of Francis Hydraulic Turbine”, Proceedings of 2005 Solar World Congress, 2005. 7.

18. C.H. Kim, K.M. Lee and K.W. Rhy, “A Numerical Study on Temperature Increase in the Resistive SFCL Element due to the Quench Condition”, Proceedings of MT-19, 2005. 9.

19. C.H. Kim, K.M. Lee, K.W. Kim and D.S. No, “A Visual Study on the Flame behavior in tone-excited non-premixed jet flames”, Proceedings of PSFVIP5, 2005.9.

20. C.H. Kim, C.H. Lee and W.S. Park, “Performance Analysis of Francis hydraulic Turbine”, EUROSUN2006, Glasgow, Scotland, 2006.

21. 김철호 외 4명, “대형트럭 후미 어퍼가이드 장착에 따른 공력 저감 특성에 관한 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 춘계학술대회 논문집2호, 2007.6.

22. 김철호 외 2명, “레져용 다목적 차량에서 후방 가이드 베인의 공기역학적 영향에 관한 수치 해석 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 추계학술대회 논문집2호, 2007.11.

23. C.H. Kim, J.H. Ha, “A Numerical Study on an Optimum Design of a Cross-flow Power Turbine (CPT)”, EKC2008, Heidelberg, Germany, 2008.9.

24. C.H. Kim et al 3, “Analytical Study on the Performance Analysis of Power Train System of an Electric Vehicle”, EVS24, Stavanger, Norway, 2009.5.

25. 김철호 외 4명, “초고층 건물내에서 수직 공기유로 비율에 관한 연구”, 대한설비공학회 학술대회, 2010.6.

26. 김철호외 4명, “동적 소음저감 기법을 적용한 차량용 소음기가 엔진 성능에 미치는 영향에 대한 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 정기학술대회 논문집, 2010.11.

27. 김철호외 1명, “블로바이가스 오일분리장치에 관한 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 정기학술대회 논문집, 2010.11.

28. 김철호외 3명, “엔진의 출력 조절장치인 스로틀 밸브의 작동특성 분석을 위한 수치 해석 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 정기학술대회 논문집, 2010.11.

29. C.H. Kim et al 3, “Effects of streamlined design of a high-speed coach on fuel economy and the environment”, ICAMEM2010, Hammamet, Tunisia, 2010.12.

30. C.H. Kim, “Development of an Analytical Design Algorithm for a Power Train System Design of an Electric Vehicle”, UK-Korea Green Vehicle Symposium, Loughborough, UK, 2011.03.

31. 김철호, 박윤철, “내연기관 블로바이가스의 오일분리 장치 최적설계에 관한 수치해석 연구”, 한국자동차공학회 부문종합학술대회 논문집, 2011.5.

32.김철호외 2명, “SI엔진용 흡입공기 유량 제어장치인 가변스로틀밸브의 기하학적 형상변화에 따른 공기역학 특성 분석 연구”, 자동차공학회, 춘계학술대회논문집, pp236-242, 2011. 05.

33. C.H. Kim, “Streamlined Design of a High-speed Coach for Fuel Economy and CO2 Reduction”, 2011 TechConnect, San Francisco, USA, 2011.6.

34.  C.H. Kim, “Development of an Analytical Design Algorithm for a Power Train System Design of an Electric Vehicle”, 2011 TechConnect, San Francisco, USA, 2011.6.

35.  김철호, 이용훈, 심기영, “바람에 의한 차량의 공기역학적 주행안전성에 관한 연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 학술대회논문집, pp1714-1721, 2012.11.
36.  S.I. Lee, D.K. Kim, C.H. Kim, “A Study on the Air-brake System Design of High-speed Railway Rolling Stoke”, 한국철도학회 학술대회논문집, KSR201300374, 2013.11.
37.  D.K. Kim, C.H. Kim, “주행 차량의 차간 거리가 차체의 공력특성에 미치는 영향에 관한 수치해석 연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 학술대회논문집, 2013.11.
38.  김철호, 이상일, 박지환, 김대규, “유선형 고속버스의 후방저항 감소를 위한 유선형 설계 연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 학술대회논문집, 2013.11.
39.  신동준, 김철호, 윤수환, “도시철도 전동차의 인버터시스템 냉각을 위한 밀폐식 히트펌프 냉각시스템 성능평가에 관한 실험연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 학술대회논문집, 2013.11.
40.  정다성, 김철호, “SUV차량 후방 스포일러 항력특성에 관한 실험연구”, 한국자동차공학회, 학술대회논문, 2013.11.
41.  C.H. Kim, D.K. Kim, “Development of an Eco-friendly Desalination System with a Wind Turbine, ISMT2013, Busan, Korea, 2013.10.
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