Dr. Mino Woo

  • Postal address:
    Institute for Chemical Technology and Polymer Chemistry
    Engesserstr. 20
    Campus South Bldg. 11.21
    76131 Karlsruhe

Education/ Degrees

03.2007-02.2009: Master of mechanical engineering
Hanyang University (Seoul, Rep. Korea)
Thesis: Numerical Studies on Turbulent-Radiation Interaction and Soot Formation in Turbulent Non-premixed Flames
03.2003-02.2007: Bachelor of mechanical engineering
Hanyang University (Seoul, Rep. Korea)

Work History:

03.2009-02.2013: Research engineer in R&D center of Kyungwon E&C (Seongnam, Rep. Korea)

Main project:

  • Development of numerical model for filtration and regeneration in metallic foam structure for diesel after-treatment system
  • Prediction of droplet injection and evaporation characteristics with selective non-catalytic reduction (SnCR) in the boiler for steel manufacturing process
  • Development 1D-plug-flow-model for catalytic reaction in automotive after-treatment system, such as diesel oxidation catalyst (DOC), three-way catalyst (TWC), lean NOx trap (LNT) and selective catalytic reduction (SCR)
  • Training and technical support for user of commercial software (CFD-ACE, CHEMKIN)
  • Consulting open source program (OpenFOAM) to develop customizing solutions

Research Interests:

  • Direct numerical simulation of hydrodynamics and mass transfer in Taylor flow
  •  Liquid phase catalytic reaction (nitrobenzene hydrogenation)