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Mechanical engineering educator

Junku Yuh, Korean mechanical engineering educator. Registered professional engineer, Oregon. Recipient Presidential Young Investigator award National Science Foundation, 1991, grantee, since 1991; recipient Boeing Faculty award, 1991; grantee Pacific International Center for High Technology Research, 1987-1990, Sea Grant Office, United States Department Commerce, since 1989, Office Naval Research.

Background

Yuh, Junku was born on February 26, 1958 in Pusan, Republic of Korea. Came to the United States, 1981. Son of Woon-Sang and Tae-Ok (Kim).

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanics and Design, Seoul (Republic of Korea) National University, Seoul, Republic of Korea, 1981. Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Oregon State University, 1982. PhDME, Oregon State University, 1986.

Career

Research engineer Pung San Metal Corporation, Bucheon, Republic of Korea, 1979. From assistant professor to associate professor department mechanical engineering University Hawaii, Honolulu, 1986-1996, professor, since 1996. Board directors Autonomous Systems Laboratory, University Hawaii.

Conductor numerous workshops in field. Lecturer State of Hawaii professional engineers review course University Hawaii, 1989-1991.

Achievements

  • Registered professional engineer, Oregon.

Works

Religion

Salvation is achieved through profound believe in God.

Politics

God seeks to transform relationship with and between people. If politics is about how we choose to live together and to treat one another, there is surely a place for discerning the activity of God in politics.

Views

Church decisions should be made as openly as possible, giving opportunities for all to contribute. It is important for all views to be heard and taken seriously, especially where Christians disagree.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Society Manufacturing Engineers (senior ), American Society Engineering Educators (Dow Outstanding Young Faculty award 1989), Korean Scientists and Engineers Association in American.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Listening to music, swimming.

Connections

Married Jongil Lee, April 5, 1986. Children: Jessica W., Jacqueline I., James I.

father:
Woon-Sang Yuh

mother:
Tae-Ok (Kim) Yuh

spouse:
Jongil Lee

child:
Jessica W. Yuh

child:
Jacqueline I. Yuh

child:
James I Yuh