Lee, Ung
Lee, Ung

Senior Research Scientist
Clean Energy Research Center
Korea Institute of Science & Technology (KIST)

Professor
Energy and Environmental Technology Division
UST-KIST school
University of Science and Technology (UST)

Adjunct Professor
Renewable Energy Course
Graduate School of Energy and Environment (KU-KIST green school)
Korea University

E-mail

Phone

ulee at kist.re.kr

+82-2-958-5812

Office

L5331

Education

● M.S/Ph.D. Chemical and Biological Engineering, 2014
Seoul National University
Thesis: Design and optimization of low carbon emitting combined rankine cycle using LNG cryogenic exergy

● B.S. School of Chemical Engineering, 2009
Purdue University
Thesis: Population balance model-based hybrid neural network for a pharmaceutical milling process

Experience

● Senior Research Scientist, 2017 – Present
Clean Energy Research Center
Korea Institute of Science & Technology (KIST)

● Postdoctoral Researcher, 2015 – 2017
RWTH Aachen University, Germany
Adviser: Prof Alexander Mitos

● Postdoctoral Researcher, 2014
Engineering Research Center, Seoul National University
Adviser: Prof Han, Chonghun

● Researcher, 2009 - 2010
LG Display R&D Center

Honors and Awards

2021 Best Presentation Award
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)

2018 AICHE Award
American Institute of Chemical Engineers

2017 KIST best Team Award
Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST)

2016 EURECHA student contest winner
RWTH Aachen University, Germany

2015 EURECHA student contest winner
RWTH Aachen University, Germany

2012 KICHE Best Poster Award
Korean Institute of Chemical Engineers
2008 Research Fellowship
2002 International Student Scholarship