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educator , Mechanical engineer

Bongtae Han, Korean, American mechanical engineer, educator. Patentee portable engineering Moire interferometer. Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Experimental Mechanics (division chair since 1993, executive board directors since 1997), Korean Scientist Engineer Association (president New York chapter 1994-1995).

Background

Han, Bongtae was born on July 21, 1958 in Seoul, Republic of Korea. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Yoon-Chan Han and Eun-Kyung Kim.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Seoul National University, 1981. Master of Science, Seoul National University, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy, Virginia Polytechnic Institute University, 1991.

Career

Research scientist, Virginia Technology U., Blacksburg, 1991-1992;development staff member, International Business Machines Corporation, Endicott, New York, 1992-1995;advisory engineer, International Business Machines Corporation, Endicott, New York, 1995-1996;professor mechanic engineering, Clemson (South Carolina.) U., since 1996.

Achievements

  • Patentee portable engineering Moire interferometer.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Society Experimental Mechanics (division chair since 1993, executive board directors since 1997), Korean Scientist Engineer Association (president New York chapter 1994-1995).

Connections

Married Aeng Sun Kwon, November 3, 1984. Children: Daniel, David.

father:
Yoon-Chan Han

mother:
Eun-Kyung Kim

spouse:
Aeng Sun Kwon

children:
Daniel Han

David Han