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Kwang J. Kim, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor, ASME Fellow, NAI Fellow
Department(s): Mechanical Engineering
Office: SEB 2176
Mail Code: 4027
Phone: 702-774-1419
Fax: 702-895-3936
Email: kwang.kim@unlv.edu


Kwang J. (Jin) Kim is a Distinguished professor. His research interests are in a broad spectrum of Energy Systems” and “Active Materials/Sensors, and his laboratory helps UNLV students and researchers to develop the engineering skills and attitudes needed for great innovation. His publications, research and teaching have been recognized by multiple awards at UNLV and nationally. He is a fellow of ASME and National Academy of Inventors (NAI). Read more about Kwang Kim.

Areas of Expertise

Energy systems and Active materials


B.S. (1987), Yonsei University, Seoul, S. Korea
M.S. (1989), Ph.D. (1992), Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona

Additional Information

SEB Program Group: Active Materials and Smart Living Laboratory
SEB Lab Location: 2112
SEB Lab Phone Number: 702-895-2692