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Kyoungdoc Kim

Research Interests

  • Physical Metallurgy
  • Electrochemistry

Technical Skills

  • Phase Field Modeling
  • First-principles calculations based on Density Functional Theory
  • Machine Learning


  • Northwestern University, 2017
    • Ph.D. Materials Science and Engineering
    • Dissertation: Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Aluminum Alloys
  • Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST), 2013
    • M.S. Materials Science and Engineering
    • Thesis: Effects of Nickel-Phosphorus morphology on Black-pad phenomena using conductive metal layers
  • Hanyang University, 2011
    • B.S. Materials Science and Engineering

Current Employment

  • Assistant Professor, POSTECH (Graduate Institute of Ferrous and Energy Materials Technology), South Korea