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Resume Updated: 28 Jan 2010
Sukwon Kim
Tel: 248-844-2240 Fax:
10 Village Cir.
Rochester Hills, MI 48307

Reliable and cost effective mechanical engineer specializing in Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) analysis and design optimization support on

- Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning (HVAC) systems
- Airflow ducting
- External aerodynamic
- Combustion intake and exhaust systems
- Power train cooling systems
- Heat exchangers
- Electric module cooling systems
Employment History
Staff Analysis Engineer 11/2007-09/2009
BAE Systems
Santa Clara, CA
- Conducted CFD and thermal analyses for the improvement of fluid flow and heat transfer in the track vehicles including Bradley Family Vehicles (BFV), Paladin Vehicle and Future Combat Systems (FCS), wheeled vehicles including Joint Light Tactical Vehicle (JLTV) and Medium Mine Protective Vehicle (MMPV), and amphibious vehicles including Assault Amphibian Vehicle (AAV)
- Performed electric module liquid cooling and air cooling analyses including sight sensor system, battery pack, multi functional electric boxes, and etc. to optimize the design
- Analyzed crew comfort and cabin cooling with HVAC systems to maximize cooling performance and optimize the design of the systems
- Maximized ballistic performance as well as flow performance through CFD analyses on Louvers and Dog House
- Calculated solar load radiation in crew comfort models using User Defined Functions (UDF) to maximize the quality of CFD and thermal analyses
- Conducted compressible flow analyses on combustion intake air filtering systems with scavenge and exhaust systems to optimize the design and to maximize the performance
- Optimized combustion air intake manifold system designs through CFD and thermal analyses to maximize flow and thermal performance
- Maximized power pack performance and optimized the designs of cooling stack and exhaust axial fans through under-hood power train cooling analyses
- Conducted external aerodynamic analyses on track vehicles to minimize the interference of combustion intake flow and exhaust flow due to design limitations
CFD Engineer 02/2000-10/2007
Delphi Automotive Systems
Troy, MI
- Conducted CFD analyses on improvements of fluid flow and heat transfer in the commercial automobiles
- Analyzed HVAC systems to optimize the design and maximize the heating and cooling performance
- Conducted flow induced noise reduction analyses in HVAC modules
- Performed compressible flow analyses on Charge Air Cooler (CAC) to improve charge airflow distributions
- Optimized flow distribution to keep thermally comfortable conditions for passengers through passenger comfort rating analyses in the cabin with solar load radiation
- Conducted deicing and defogging analyses on the windshield and the side windows to optimize design of the defrost ducts and the side window defogger ducts and maximize the performance
Research Assistant 01/1998-12/1999
Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo, MI
- Maintained computer network systems and all measurement equipment in the lab
- Operated Laser Doppler Velocimetry (LDV), Particle Image Velocimetry (PIV), and High Speed Video Photography equipment to capture fluid flow field for the research
- Conducted flow field measurement and CFD analyses in the chamber of the rotating mechanical seals to maximize the thermal performance and select the best choice of materials
- Performed CFD analyses and Operated High Speed Video Photography on two phase fluid flow in cylindrical rotating dryers to maximize water vortices on inner dryer wall for the improvement of thermal performance
- Operated water tunnel to get water flow field surrounding objects to research the vortices formed
- MS in Mechanical Engineering, Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI
- BS in Production Automation Engineering, Ajou University, Suwon, Korea
Description Proficiency Experience
CFD analysis Expert >5 Years
Grid generation Advanced >5 Years
Post processing Expert >5 Years
Turbulence model development Advanced >5 Years
C programming Beginner <1 Year
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