Dr. Tae Hoon Kim, PhD

Adjunct Professor
Department of Industrial Engineering 
Phone: (409)880-7861 
e-mail: thkim@my.lamar.edu


PhD Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin (1974).

M.S. Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin (1971).

B.S. Polymer & Textile Engineering, Seoul National University (1961).

Research Interests

Microwave Heating Application
Explosion Simulation 
Chemical Process Analysis 
Homogeneous Catalysis 
HCN Manufacturing

Recent Publications

  • Sameer Pallavkar, Tae-Hoon Kim, Dan Rutman, Jerry Lin and Thomas Ho,  Active Regeneration of Diesel Particulate Filter Employing Microwave Heating, Ind. Eng. Chem. Res., 2009, 48 (1), 69-79
  • T.H. Kim, H. Rupani, S. Pallavkar, J, Hopper, T. Ho and C.J. Lin, Destruction of Toxic Volatile Organic Compounds in a Microwave –Assisted Catalyst, J. Chin.Inst. Chem. Engrs, 37, 519-526 (2006)
  • M. Kuznetsov, G. Ciccarelli, S, Dorofeev, V. Alexseev, T. H. Kim DDT in Methane – Air Mixture, Shock Waves (2002)
  • US 6238634 (2001) 
  • US 6872296 (2005)

Industry Experience 

  • DuPont  Company (Nylon Intermediates)  (1974 – 2003)
  • Invista S.a.r.l.,(formerly DuPont) – Engineering Consultant (2003 – present)