Congratulations to Professor Hong Im

​Professor Hong Im who has recently been inducted into the National Academy of Engineering of Korea (NAEK) as an international member. 

The National Academy of Engineering of Korea was inaugurated in October 30th, 1995. It was established for the purpose of promoting a more efficient development of engineering and technology. The Academy acknowledges and honors engineers with outstanding achievements in technological development.

Professor Im was selected for his significant contributions in theory and computational modeling of combustion phenomena. In particular, he is recognized as one of the pioneers in direct numerical simulations (DNS) of turbulent combustion utilizing massively parallel supercomputers since 1990s. Since 2013, he has been a core faculty member of the Clean Combustion Research Center at KAUST, leading the state-of-the-art computational research activities towards advanced power generation at higher efficiencies and lower emissions.​

-Alison Rankin