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researcher , Metallurgical engineer

Byoungchul Hwang, Korean metallurgical engineer, researcher. Achievements include research in fracture properties of pipeline steels; development of plasma sprayed coatings for automotive components; research in dynamic deformation and fracture behaviors of materials; research in failure analysis of metallic components; research in fracture toughness analysis. Postdoctoral fellow, Korea Research Foundation, 2005.

Background

Hwang, Byoungchul was born on November 13, 1975 in Daegu, Republic of Korea. Son of Jeong Gu Hwang and Ju Oh Park.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Yonsei University, Seoul, 1999. Master of Science, Pohang University of Science & Technology, Korea, 2001. Doctor of Philosophy, Pohang University of Science & Technology, Korea, 2004.

Career

Researcher Pohang University of Science & Technology, 2003—2004, postdoctoral research scientist, 2004—2005. Postdoctoral research associate Brown University, Providence, 2005—2006. Senior researcher Korea Institute Machinery & Materials, Changwon, since 2006.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in fracture properties of pipeline steels. Development of plasma sprayed coatings for automotive components. Research in dynamic deformation and fracture behaviors of materials.

    Research in failure analysis of metallic components. Research in fracture toughness analysis.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Science ambassador Korea Science Foundation, Seoul, 2004. Member of International Society Offshore & Polar Engineers, Korean Institute Metals & Materials (Poster Presentation award 2004).

Connections

Married Seon Mi Kim, October 6, 2002.

father:
Jeong Gu Hwang

mother:
Ju Oh Park

spouse:
Seon Mi Kim